The major American stock market indices are down sharply this morning at the open, with stocks falling after a multi-day rally helped shave some losses off their calendar-year results. So far, 2020 has proven to be a toxic year for publicly traded equity, as a decade-long bull market collided with a global pandemic and stark [
My dogs could never. I love my dogs. Dexter, Pepper and Teddy are wonderful rescue chihuahuas that fill my life with joy — but they are also utterly useless. So I have to admit I had a lot of jealousy watching this video of a border collie being a very good dog during a yoga session.
Amy Powney, creative director of the fashion brand Mother of Pearl, has sustainability in her bones. Growing up in a caravan located in the countryside of North England will do that to a person. “We had a wind turbine for electricity and spent a lot of time without the classic amenities that most people have,” Powney explains. “Things have never been at the click of a button for me.” And in her career, with her sights always set on fashion, her upbringing naturally played a role. “I’m constantly...
The coronavirus pandemic may be the most serious global health crisis in history. Governments around the world are scrambling to support ailing citizens, struggling economies, and shrinking medical supplies. While the United States is normally in a position of power, at times, we have struggled to find our footing during this crisis, unable to produce key materials to combat the coronavirus, including ventilators and urgently needed personal protective equipment. But at least elected officials...
Why play matters in times of stress
Queen Elizabeth and Boris Johnson's new photo is a meme for the ages.
Bernie Sanders launched his first presidential campaign in near obscurity. He ended his second on Wednesday having inspired a movement that changed American politics.
Donald Trump says "Republicans should fight very hard when it comes to state wide mail-in voting." He means fight against it, because "for whatever reason, doesn't work out well for Republicans." He's just not capable of not saying the quiet part out loud. Unlike Trump, however, 65% of Republican voters want to vote by mail this fall.
YouTube may be worried that TikTok is luring away its viewers. Sources talking to The Information claim YouTube is readying a Shorts feature in its mobile app that will include a remarkably familiar-sounding feed with short videos from fellow users. You could take advantage of YouTube's extensive song licensing to add the soundtrack of your choice, too. Shorts would be available by the end of 2020.
Think I saw this movie before. It was called The Sixth Sense.