``Fischer's The Great Wave describes the economic, cultural and social collapse of historical epochs brought about by inflationary waves of rising prices. In the last stage of such waves, food and fuel lead the upward surge just prior to societal collapse. Today, according to Fischer, the last stage's upward surge is now in motion.''
Last night, the Swedish dance music DJ and producer Avicii did a show at the Boston arena TD Garden, and upwards of 80 concertgoers had to receive medical attention. This wasn’t some huge accident, a stage collapse or a barricade crush or anything like that. It’s just that many people were too fucked up. Boston [...]
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Taylor Momsen keeps a low profile with a beanie and sunglasses while arriving at the airport on Friday (June 13) in Warsaw, Poland. “Unfortunately we are canceled at Orange Fest today due to stage collapse. Glad nobody was hurt. We’ll be back!” the 20-year-old entertainer tweeted on the same day. PHOTOS: Check out the latest [...]
Bret Michaels has suffered another medical scare. The 51-year old rocker, who had a brain hemorrhage in 2010, collapsed on stage at the Palace Theatre in Manchester, New Hampshire last night. A Type-1 diabetic, Michaels had performed...Show More Summary
The perfect storm hit Bitcoin 1 to 2 months ago: Media overexposure, weird drama about Satoshi Nakamoto, the collapse of a large Bitcoin exchange called Mt. Gox, crushingly negative coverage in financial press, etc. As the negative news piled up, regular people with only marginal interest in virtual currencies tuned out. Show More Summary
Behind every great comeback is an epic collapse. On Sunday night it was the Clippers who staged the comeback and the Thunder who collapsed. Last night the roles were reversed. And this time the referees factored in as well. Here’s what happened. After being down 13 points in the fourth quarter, the Thunder whittle LA’s lead down to […]
BREAKING: 2014 is a very strange time to be alive. After German cyclist Marcel Kittel won stage two of the Giro d'Italia race in Dublin, Ireland, last weekend, he collapsed to the ground out of sheer exhaustion But when fan and junior cyclist David McCarthy saw Kittel on the ground in victorious suffering, he didn't lend the winner a helping hand. Show More Summary
Something’s only terribly offensive when it’s not funny. So when the cycling community got up in arms after David McCarthy, a huge fan, took a selfie with collapsed cyclist (and stage winner) Marcel Kittel, it seemed a little misguided and irrational. Here’s why… When a headline reads of a “collapsed cyclist” or “fallen cyclist,” it sounds […]
Peter Smith of Blockchain.info and Susan Athey of Stanford University took the stage at Disrupt NY to update everyone on the state of bitcoin. In the last few months, Mt.Gox collapsed, bitcoin has lost half of its value. Can bitcoin survive following the current reality check? According to our two experts, bitcoin as a whole is here to stay. Show More Summary
Scaring both herself and her fans, Alexa Ray Joel collapsed on stage during her concert in New York on Saturday (April 12). The daughter of Billy Joel and Christie Brinkley was performing the last show during her two-week stint at Cafe...Show More Summary
Alexa Ray Joel, the daughter of Billy Joel and Christie Brinkley, had quite a scare during a performance in New Yorkon Saturday. The singer-songwriter collapsed on stage at Café Carlyle before a sold-out audience and had to be rushed to New York Presbyterian Hospital, People reports... Read More > Other Links From TVGuide.com Alexa Ray Joel
Alexa Ray Joel, the daughter of musician Billy Joel, collapsed during her sold out concert over the weekend. The incident happened on Saturday night while Alexa Ray was on stage during her show at the Cafe Carlyle in New York City. Daughter of Billy Joel and model Christie Brinkley, Joel reportedly passed out during the
Alexa Ray Joel, daughter of Billy Joel and Christie Brinkley, collapsed on stage Saturday night, April 12, mid-performance. The 28-year-old was two songs into her set at New York City's Cafe Carlyle, reports The New York Times, when she suddenly collapsed. Show More Summary
Futures are treading water once more now that Ukraine has stormed to center stage from the backburner after everyone was convinced Putin would let the situation cool off after annexing Crimea. Guess not. Adding the renewed geopolitical...Show More Summary
No, this is not a prank. It was posted on February but got no attention until yesterday, when these guys found it. And while it may have been staged, I have no problem believing it—there have been many similar cases of rotten or fragile buildings falling under minimal vibration (in this case, add the weight of all that snow too.) Read more...
Does the decline and the impending collapse of the Congress Party fortunes, which coincide with Narendra Modi's gate-crashing on to the national stage, signal the end of Brahmin supremacy of India? If the answer is yes, it would amount...Show More Summary
Inequality – long ignored – is now centre stage in debate about economic policy around the globe. As Tony Atkinson and Salvatore Morelli note, the 2007-2008 collapse of the global financial system and the subsequent economic downturn/debt...Show More Summary
Thank goodness no one was seriously injured! Investigators are trying to determine why a theater stage at a Southern California high school collapsed during a performance on Saturday night—sending 25 students to the hospital, with broken bones and minor injuries! Ouchies! Law enforcement was called after the wooden stage at Servite High School, an all-boys Catholic school in [...]
A performance by 250 students from Rosary High School in Fullerton, Calif., came to a grinding halt on Saturday night when the stage collapsed. Two dozen students received minor injuries, according to local police.