South Korea’s statistics office has that females will outnumber males next year for the first time on record, largely thanks to the growing forecast population of elderly women.
The 2014 San Diego Chargers season has existed in two universes. The first was marked by a triumphant, division-leading record of 5-1, during which time the Chargers won five games in a row after falling to the Arizona Cardinals in Week...Show More Summary
C’mon, Homeland! Just when I think you’ve pulled everything back in line—or at least reasonably back in line—you have to throw a 24-style curveball. (For the record, I’m a 24 fan, but with that show I was always prepared for ridiculous...Show More Summary
The 4-7 St. Louis Rams may not have the record of a playoff-caliber team this season, yet it's hard to argue that the team isn't very close to being a real contender in the NFC. Consider the fact that the Rams have already bested three...Show More Summary
A record number of people and businesses have been nominated in this year’s Chief Minister’s Inclusion Awards, which recognise the contributions made to welcome, encourage and support people with disability in our community. This year...Show More Summary
It's no secret that the FCC has at least a few links to the communications companies it's policing. Chairman Tom Wheeler is a former lobbyist, and commissioners have taken industry jobs mere months after leaving office. However, Vice News has...
The New York Times and Kanye West seems like an odd pairing. But while one could possibly expect Kanye West to say something untrue based on completely bogus information, would it be a safe bet to say the newspaper of record would never find itself in the same situation? Apparently not. Show More Summary
KGI research, one of the few analysts with a respectable record on Apple forecasts, updates its iPhone sales expectation numbers for the holiday quarter and Q1 of 2015. Strong iPhone shipments in 4Q14. We forecast overall iPhone shipments will surge 82% QoQ to 71.5mn units in 4Q14, given robust demand for iPhone 6 and iPhone […]
With their final five games against clubs with winning records, the Chargers absolutely had to have a win Sunday vs. St. Louis. And they got it. Overcoming several big mistakes, getting a lift from multiple Rams penalties and making a game-saving interception in the final minute, the Chargers held on for a 27-24 win in…
The epic voyage of USD Longs and Treasury Shorts continues... US Dollar speculative long positioning increased $2.5bn this week to a new record high $47.6bn (as EUR and JPY shorts rose further). But it's not just the USDollar... 10Y Treasury Spec Short positions surged since the end of QE3 and Bullard's QE4 hints... Show More Summary
Being the introverted, shy ad humble guy that he is, Leo Messi was a bit mortified to have so much attention focused on him last night. Messi broke the Liga goalscoring record, and afterwards there was a fitting homage on the pitch, as the Barcelona players watched a video tribute of his goals. Just as […]
The Hunger Games: Mockingjay, Part 1 soared, but didn't quite hit the mark. Part three of the YA franchise blew past Transformers: Age of Extinction, which had brought in $100 million earlier this summer, to have the highest weekend box office debut with $123 million, but failed to meet predictions... More »
Defender Chris Smalling is confident Manchester United’s 2-1 win at Arsenal can serve as a platform on which to cement their place back in the top four of the Barclays Premier League. United recorded their first away win under Louis … Continue reading ? Manchester United’s Chris Smalling Hopes to Build on Victory Against Arsenal is a post from World Soccer Talk.
It has been a tale of two starts for the Oklahoma City Thunder and the Golden State Warriors. The latter team has exploded out of the gate to a 9-2 record, sitting atop the Pacific division and defying already lofty expectations. The...Show More Summary
The S&P 500 continues to close at new record highs as US stocks continue to be outperformers in the world markets. Deutsche Bank's Binky Chadha reminds us that earnings growth has been relatively strong in the US. Furthermore, investors...Show More Summary
This week Mark and Seth are joined by a guest host, Brandon Dalo, to talk about Bigfoot sounds. Do they scream, cry, yell, etc? Do we have recordings of it, if so? We play a hand full of purported Bigfoot sounds and then discuss. We also play other animal sounds that could conceivably be mistaken to be Bigfoot. Show More Summary
Lionel Messi will leave an “unreachable” La Liga scoring record, according to Luis Enrique. The Barcelona coach was speaking after the Argentinian forward finally broke the previous goal-scoring record in the Spanish league on Saturday. Show More Summary
Sirius XM loses on public performance claims for pre-1972 sound recordings … again. I’ve already written about two lawsuits – both in California – based on infringement claims arising from Sirius XM’s public performance of sound recordings created before February 15, 1972. Show More Summary
Brendan Rodgers time at Anfield may soon be up as the Liverpool manager records a fourth defeat in a row after an embarrassing 3-1 defeat to Crystal Palace on Sunday. Rodgers, who faces a pivotal midweek Champions League match against Ludogorets in Bulgaria, was without star strikers Mario Balotelli and Daniel Sturridge. Show More Summary