Do you have trouble coming up with things to talk about? Maybe you’re just sick of talking about the weather? Well, a study came up with a list of 36 conversation starters that were designed to build closeness and intimacy between two people. Show More Summary
This has been a rather eventful week on The Bold and the Beautiful, and spoilers detail that there is plenty more action on the way. Ridge railed on Brooke and Bill for their affair as Katie and Rick talked about the current state of things as they know it. Show More Summary
A report in the UK Sun (Murdoch, but directly quoting a government minister, presumably accurately) quotes UK saying that “senior politicians in [Australia and South Korea] had called [seeking trade deals with the UK] in the past 48 hours“. If that’s true, it seems like a spectacular breach of the caretaker conventions. From Wikipedia, the […]
We may think about Washington and national elections when people talk about dark money, but it permeates state and local elections as well. Voters probably know much less about the candidates in contests like that, which get little news coverage but whose winner will have enormous power to affect energy company profits and what homeowners […]
Starz is up 9.1% in post-market trading, and Lionsgate is up 7.6%, after Bloomberg reported that the studio is in “advanced talks” to acquire the premium network owner. The conversations reportedly value Starz at more than $30 a share in a combination of cash and stock. Show More Summary
We can officially end all talk of a Steven Stamkos departure. He's staying in Tampa for the foreseeable future. The Lightning and their star center greed to a new contract Wednesday that will keep him from hitting free agency. Stamkos...Show More Summary
Yesterday we talked about the ECB's projection on how the Brexit will impact the euro area GDP. And we looked at charts of Spanish and Italian sovereign debt. Both suggested that the market reaction, to the downside risk from Brexit, might be over-exaggerated. Some markets have already fully recovered the Brexit-induced [...]
Submitted by David Stockman via Contra Corner blog, Talk about not waiting for the body to get cold. The establishment oracles are out in force today proclaiming that Brexit has already been cancelled. Apparently, like in the case of...Show More Summary
There has been a lot of talk about the impending major update for Windows 10. Microsoft announced a lot of the additional features and changes that the update would bring at its developer conference Build 2016 earlier this year but it has finally set the date on when Windows 10 users receive it: August 2. Here’s a recap of what the Anniversary update will bring. More »
A lot of Boston Celtics fans weren't thrilled when the team selected Jaylen Brown with the No. 3 pick in the NBA Draft, but if he channels all that criticism like he does some simple trash talk then he's going to be great. Brown participated in a kids clinic held by the Celtics on Wednesday. Show More Summary
There is nothing that gets hockey people riled up quite like offer sheets. Nothing. The mere rumor of their existence is enough to send fans clogging talk radio lines, and set GMs to vowing revenge and—quite literally —challenging each other to fights. Well, we’re two days away and I am fucking psyched. Read more...
Jordan Rodgers is not shy about the fact he's not exactly best friends with his famous brother Aaron Rodgers.
Bloomberg reports that Lions Gate Entertainment Corp. — usually just "Lionsgate" — is in "advanced" talks to buy the premium-cable network Starz. The studio is behind the "Hunger Games" movie franchise, but has also produced a number of television shows, including "Orange Is the New Black," "Mad Men," and "Casual" on Hulu. Show More Summary
Dwyane Wade's return to the Miami Heat is supposed to be the second-surest outcome of NBA free agency, right behind LeBron James running it back with the Cleveland Cavaliers. But it's not anymore—or at least that's what Wade's camp would...Show More Summary
Radiolab’s Jad Abumrad sits down to talk about music—its purpose, its function, its meaning—with filmmaker Mac Premo in this wildly frenetic video and somehow manages to explain why music is so special. Abumrad says that unlike words,...Show More Summary
The press service of the European Commission said that the 14th round of talks on the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership agreement is scheduled to take place in Brussels on July 11-15.
Everyone talks about getting a better work life balance, but have you noticed that it’s rarely in a good context? We all complain about needing a better work life balance. We envy those who seem to have the whole work life and wellbeing balance nailed. Show More Summary
Kody Brown and his wives are used to being in the middle of the tabloids. On a recent episode of the show, they talked about how the kids even see them and ask questions. Now Hollywood Life is sharing that the new issue of Life & Style has a bombshell about the family on the... Show More Summary
And Oilers and Canadiens fans should be upset. Steven Stamkos is staying in Tampa Bay! Oh, wait. You didn't hear about that? Why not? That's the biggest free agent target in perhaps a decade. It's all anyone's talked about for weeks. looks out window with you Oh no. Show More Summary
“I never imagined my life would be like that…”—Future Future Talks Ciara And Russell Wilson In Rolling Stone Future is currently covering Rolling Stone and in it, speaking candidly on his ex Ciara and her new man. The