Consumers defy inflation to support economy. For how long?

Consumers defy inflation to support economy.  For how long?

WASHINGTON – With prices across the economy – from food, gas and rent to cars, airfares and hotel rooms – soaring at their fastest pace in decades, you might think Americans would tap the brakes on spending. Not so far. Consumers as a whole are showing surprising resilience, not only sustaining their spending but increasing … Read more

Alberto Mielgo Talks Returning for Volume 3, New Challenges and More

Alberto Mielgo Talks Returning for Volume 3, New Challenges and More

Love, Death + Robots is finally back on Netflix for its third wave of new shorts, and many of the shorts are being handled by returning directors and creators! Love, Death + Robots made quite a name for itself as an animated anthology series as early as many of these shorts were nominated for some … Read more

Isaiah Lee says he was ‘triggered’ by Dave Chappelle’s jokes

Isaiah Lee says he was ‘triggered’ by Dave Chappelle’s jokes

The Los Angeles man accused of attacking Dave Chappelle said he was “triggered” by the comedian’s jokes about the LGBTQ community and homelessness – as he insisted he never wanted to harm the funnyman. In an exclusive jailhouse interview, Isaiah Lee told The Post that Chappelle should be more “sensitive” when it comes to the … Read more

The First Look: Charles Schwab Challenge

The First Look: Charles Schwab Challenge

The PGA TOUR makes its final Texas stop of the season, visiting historic Colonial Country Club for the Charles Schwab Challenge. FedExCup leader – and native Texan – Scottie Scheffler headlines the field that features five of the world’s top 10. FIELD NOTES: After a missed cut at the PGA Championship, Scheffler, who has won … Read more

So-Called ‘Pharma Bro’ Martin Shkreli Turns ‘Crypto Bro’ – ‘I Started Using Uniswap in Prison’ – Bitcoin News

So-Called ‘Pharma Bro’ Martin Shkreli Turns ‘Crypto Bro’ – ‘I Started Using Uniswap in Prison’ – Bitcoin News

Following his release from prison, the former hedge fund manager and convicted felon, Martin Shkreli, discussed cryptocurrencies and using the decentralized exchange (dex) platform Uniswap from a federal penitentiary. The so-called ‘Pharma Bro’ further explained that eventually, a crypto entity could dethrone some of the largest banking giants. Martin Shkreli Talks Challenge and Cryptocurrencies Martin … Read more

Heard’s lawyers try to poke holes in Depp’s libel lawsuit

Heard’s lawyers try to poke holes in Depp’s libel lawsuit

Attorneys for actor Amber Heard spent much of last week trying to portray her ex-husband, Johnny Depp, as a jealous and drunken abuser who can only blame himself for his nose-diving Hollywood career. Since Heard concluded her testimony in a Virginia courtroom Tuesday, her lawyers have presented witness testimony from people who were once close … Read more

Mercedes Unveils the All-Electric Vision AMG Concept, and It’s the Best Looking Car You’ll See Today

Mercedes Unveils the All-Electric Vision AMG Concept, and It’s the Best Looking Car You’ll See Today

Mercedes-AMG is preparing to say goodbye to the internal combustion engine once and for all, and what will arrive in its place is nothing if not striking. Mercedes used its Capital Markets Day investors summit, at the Maybourne Riviera hotel above Monte Carlo, to debut something big on Thursday evening — the brand-new Vision AMG. … Read more

Buyers Quietly Try to Close Deals

Buyers Quietly Try to Close Deals

Russia may have been cut off from much of the international film community, but here at Cannes, members of the country’s media business are quietly trying to line up deals. Nearly three months into the war in Ukraine, the leadership of the film festival has spent its opening week fielding questions about its stance on … Read more

Do Kwon Isn’t Data Yet

Do Kwon Isn’t Data Yet

The memes and classist slurs Terra CEO Do Kwon has slung at critics on Twitter now ring with a hollow irony in the face of severe liquidations and a dollar-based stablecoin now 95 cents below its peg. Some saw it coming. In 2018, Cyrus Younessi, an analyst at crypto investment firm Scalar Capital, saw UST’s … Read more