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McDonald's Owner: We've "Jumped the Shark"

Steve Easterbrook has replaced Don Thompson as CEO but McDonald's franchisees' dissatisfaction with management has not been replaced with optimism. Janney Montgomery Scott analyst Mark Kalinowski's latest survey of McDonald's owners--32, representing 215 stores--finds them even less optimistic than they were a year or even a one month ago. Show More Summary

Thompson: Best Reason Ever for Anti-Teacher Legislation

Too often, it is hard to tell the difference between progressive school reformers and Scott Walker, ALEC, and the far right wing. Maggie Paynich's Teachers Should Have to Pay Union Dues Out of Pocket is based on even more misinformation...Show More Summary

The Kids In The Hall Reunite For Limited North American Tour

The Kids in the Hall are back! The still-revered sketch comedy troupe comprised of Dave Foley, Scott Thompson, Bruce McCulloch, Kevin McDonald, and Mark McKinney will embark on a limited date North American tour that kicks off this April,...Show More Summary

Anthony Joshua wants Tony Thompson fight

2 months agoSports / Boxing : BoxingNews24

By Scott Gilfoid: #7 WBC heavyweight contender Anthony Joshua (10-0, 10 KOs) says he’s interested in facing the 43-year-old, former two-time world title challenger Tony Thompson (40-5, 27 KOs) in the [...] More boxing news on

Tony Thompson wants to beat Joshua, then Deontay Wilder

2 months agoSports / Boxing : BoxingNews24

By Scott Gilfoid: Before he gets a hoped for third world title fight against IBF/IBO/WBA/WBO heavyweight champion Wladimir Klitschko, #14 WBC Tony Thompson (40-5, 27 KOs) wants to beat Olympic medalists [...] More boxing news on

EXCL. PREVIEWS: New Art From "All-New Captain America," "Silk," "Squirrel Girl"

Kick back on Oscar Sunday with new Marvel art by Stuart Immonen, W. Scott Forbes, Kris Anka, Jill Thompson and Erica Henderson.

One Bone-Head Mistake From A Former CEO Yahoo CEO Cost The Company $54 Billion (YHOO, BABA)

Here's a painful reminder for Yahoo shareholders. In 2012, then-CEO Scott Thompson agreed to sell 20% of its stake in Alibaba. At the time, Alibaba was a private company with a ~$30 billion valuation. Today, Alibaba is a public company valued at ~$300 billion. Show More Summary

An Invitation for Civilians to Join in Community With Veterans This Veteran's Day and Beyond

Co-authored with Scott Thompson, LMHC, Director of the Veterans Mental Health Coalition of New York City As we gather this Veterans Day to honor those who have served our country on our behalf, let us challenge ourselves to do more for veterans than simply reflect on their sacrifice one day a year. Show More Summary

Jana Backs Dollar Thrifty’s Former Chief to Lead Hertz

The activist hedge fund urged Hertz in a letter to pick as its new chief Scott Thompson, the former head of the Dollar Thrifty Automotive Group, a rival rental car provider that Hertz bought for $2.3 billion two years ago.

A Movie Trailer for Disney Pixar’s ‘Monsters, Inc.’ in the Style of Ridley Scott’s Sci-Fi Film ‘Prometheus’

8 months agoHumor : Laughing Squid

Bradford, UK film critic Ross Thompson of The Unusual Suspect (see previously) has created a movie trailer for the 2001 Disney Pixar film Monsters, Inc. in the style of the 2012 sci-fi film Prometheus directed by Ridley Scott. via Tastefully Offensive

Packers should keep both Flynn, Tolzien

GREEN BAY, Wis. -- Coach Mike McCarthy should just go ahead and call off the competition for the Green Bay Packers' backup quarterback job and demand that general manager Ted Thompson keep both Matt Flynn and Scott Tolzien on the roster. Maybe Thompson will feel like he cannot afford to use three roster spots on quarterbacks. Show More Summary

A Movie Trailer for the ‘Harry Potter’ Film Series Edited in the Style of ‘Scott Pilgrim vs. the World’

9 months agoHumor : Laughing Squid

Bradford, UK-based film critic Ross Thompson of The Unusual Suspect has created a movie trailer for the Harry Potter film series that’s edited in the style of the 2010 comedy film Scott Pilgrim vs. the World. We previously wrote about Thompson’s movie trailer remixes for Pulp Fiction and the original Star Wars trilogy. Here is […]

My Age of Anxiety

9 months agoNews : Truthdig

By Gabriel Thompson Understanding a fundamental aspect of anxiety—the fear of being revealed—highlights the bravery of Scott Stossel’s book, which explores the author’s lifelong struggle as “a twitchy bundle of phobias, fears, and neuroses.”

Delicious Hannibal Dish: A Familiar Face Returns, New Season 3 Characters

Hannibal stars Caroline Dhavernas, Scott Thompson, Aaron Abrams joined producers Bryan Fuller, Steven Lightfoot, David Slade,Martha DeLaurentiis at Comic-Con on Thursday to discuss thathorrifying cliff-hanger ending to Season 2 and tease...Show More Summary

Your 2014 Doug Wright Awards Winners

The Doug Wright Awards For Canadian Cartooning were awarded last night, in an event during TCAF weekend. Scott Thompson hosted. Winners in bold: BEST BOOK Palookaville #21, Seth (Drawn and Quarterly) Paul Joins the Scouts, Michel Rabagliati...Show More Summary

Dem Congressman's Campaign Site Calls Openly Gay GOP Opponent "Mary"

Just like the media made sure sitting Democrat Congressman Bennie Thompson paid no political price for calling Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas an "Uncle Tom," so too will the media give sitting Democrat Congressman Scott Peters...Show More Summary

Palmiotti & Friends Get a Little Raunchy at C2E2

At C2E2, writer/artist Jimmy Palmiotti hosted a panel with Amanda Conner, Cully Hamner, Nicola Scott and Jill Thompson to chat about -- stuff.

KY: Lexington Bicyclists' Help Sought in Long-Range Study Conducted Largely with Phone App

The idea is to collect information directly from bicyclists on such things as where they ride and how often, the routes they follow, and their reasons for riding, according to Scott Thompson, Lexington's bike and pedestrian coordina...

Thompson: Mixed Feelings Regarding Gates' Edu-Philanthropy

F. Scott Fitzgerald said that we must “hold two opposed ideas in mind at the same time and still retain the ability to function.” I joined conservative Rick Hess in reaching out to the Gates Foundation, urging them to research the ways that poverty undermines their “teacher quality” approach to school reform. Show More Summary

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