Our portfolio company Kik is doing a token offering for its Kin crypto token this coming week. AVC regular William Mougayar interviewed Kik founder/CEO Ted Livingston a few weeks ago and their talk is the video of the week this week...
Thanks to PBS, Major League Baseball, and David Ortiz, one of the greatest baseball players ever is getting the documentary treatment. MLB announced Friday that PBS will profile Red Sox legend Ted Williams as part of its acclaimed American Masters series. Show More Summary
Repack box pack time.Let's tear in.Top to Bottom:141 Colin Rea144 Matt HollidayBL-11 Ted Williams Baseball Legends142 Jake Arrieta Mini310 Patrick Corbin (SP)196 Josh ReddickA short print, a full-size insert, and a mini. Not bad for my first pack of this stuff from last year.
A brief video of the drama that was Ted Williams.
Sports superstars are staying superstars longer than ever before. Sure, there have been outliers before (Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Ted Williams) but increasingly the best players in the major sports are veterans fighting off the ravages of...Show More Summary
Just last year, NECA turned the Wyld Stallyns and the late George Carlin’s Rufus into retro-style Bill & Ted action figures, leaving many fans to wonder if the character of Death would be coming in the future. Played by William Sadler in 1991 sequel Bill & Ted’s Bogus Journey, “the man with no tan” is one of […]
NO THANKS. Four top law firms turned down requests to represent Trump: “Among them, sources said, were some of the most high-profile names in the legal profession, including Brendan Sullivan of Williams & Connolly; Ted Olson of Gibson,...Show More Summary
I realize this blog is dangerously close to becoming A Coin Fund instead of AVC, but what can I say? It’s what I am thinking about most of all right now. Here’s William’s interview with Ted Livingston, founder and CEO of Kik, on the plan to decentralize Kik around a new token called Kin.
QUOTE OF THE DAY: When you’ve dealt with Ted Williams and Mickey Mantle and Yogi Berra and Stan Musial (Bunning faced “Stan the Man” in two all-star games), the people I’m dealing with now are kind of down the scale. —“Jim Bunning, RIP,” Power Line, today.
ESPN First Take cohost Stephen A. Smith embraced debate in a whole new venue Thursday, going on Fox News’ new The Specialists (alongside fellow guest Ted Nugent and co-hosts Eric Bolling, Katherine Timpf and Eboni K. Williams) to debate politics for an hour. Show More Summary
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During an interview with Gayle King recently at the Ted Talks conference on Tuesday in Vancouver Canada, Serena Williams said that she did not mean to make a pregnancy announcement on Snapchat. Rather, she explained, she was doing one of her personal weekly pregnancy progression photo for her own documentation using her phone but accidentally... Read More »
Serena Williams' pregnancy announcement on Snapchat was sent out by accident, the tennis star told Gayle King at the 2017 Ted Talks conference in Vancouver.
Just a week after Serena Williams revealed to the world that she was 20 weeks pregnant with fiancé Alexis Ohanian’s child, she says the impromptu announcement was an accident. The tennis star spoke to Gayle King at the TED Conference...Show More Summary
Pregnancy Brain: Serena Williams Didnt Mean To Make Her Baby Announcement Public Just Yet Of course it was! Everyone knows Rena is #TeamReddit. Serena Williams sat down with Gayle King at the TED Talks conference in Vancouver Tuesday night and
Serena Williams just confirmed her pregnancy announcement was made by accident... but was only off by about 5 or 6 days. The tennis star admitted to the social media flub Tuesday at a TED Talks conference in Vancouver with Gayle King -- where she…
Serena Williams surprised the world when she recently announced her engagement to Alexis Ohanian, the co-founder of social news site Reddit. As she explained at the TED 2017 conference during an onstage interview with CBS host GayleShow More Summary
Maybe it wasn’t quite Ted Williams hitting a home run in his final major league at-bat, but don’t tell that to Mariners fans. Thousands of them stood and roared with approval Wednesday, after Ichiro Suzuki socked one over the Safeco Field wall in what may have been his last at-bat in Seattle. If it’s his […]
This piece, originally published as “The World’s Richest Problem Child” in Newsweek, is featured in The John Lardner Reader: A Press Box Legend’s Classic Sportswriting, and appears here with permission from the author’s estate. Read more...
The limited-access TED Conference will be broadcasting its talks live with Tim Ferriss, Serena Williams and other heavyhitters. Here's how to tune in