Pete Buttigieg’s Lurch to the Center Reeks of Hypocrisy

Two months before officially announcing his presidential campaign, Pete Buttigieg appeared on MSNBC’s Morning Joe, selling himself as a generational and transformational presence in national politics. Not only could Buttigieg, 37, drive turnout among millennials, still the Democratic party’s most untapped base of likely supporters, but the mayor of South Bend would bring a movement …

Piper Jaffray’s Netflix Pitch Recklessly Ignores Several Basic Facts

Ignore the threat of competition and buy Netflix stock. That was the questionable recommendation from Michael Olson, an analyst at Piper Jaffray. In an interview with CNBC, Olson said that he expected the launch of Apple TV+ and Disney+ in November to have no material impact on Netflix. Unfortunately, Olson’s NFLX elevator pitch ignores several …

Antonio Brown’s Patriots Disaster Wins Him a Weird NFL Record

Antonio Brown is the gift that keeps on giving. The former New England Patriots wide receiver may no longer be delighting fans and fantasy football owners with his exploits on the football field. But he has become a never-ending supply of social media fodder and headlines – which some may find more entertaining than anything …

Gamers Roast Terrible Doug Flutie’s Maximum Football 2019

Doug Flutie’s Maximum Football 2019? You’ve probably never heard of it. This brand new college football sim released yesterday for PlayStation 4 and Xbox One, and the reaction has been, well, interesting to put it mildly. Madden and NCAA Football Within the sporting genre, American football games are dominated by one behemoth of a series, …

House Impeachment Head Lied About Trump Ukraine Transcript

In two tweets Friday, President Donald Trump demanded Rep. Adam Schiff resign from Congress. The president thundered at the head of the U.S. House impeachment inquiry for attempting to “defraud the American Public” in congressional testimony Thursday. He accused Schiff of deceptively characterizing his conversation with the president of Ukraine. Head of Impeachment Inquiry Distorts …

Where Peloton (PTON) Ranks Among the Stock Market’s 2019 IPO Disasters

IPO stock prices for Peloton Interactive are looking as stationary as its high tech stationary bicycles. The New York City-based luxury exercise company’s stock slid 6.9% from its IPO price right out the gate. Trading on the Nasdaq under the stock ticker (PTON), Peloton opened Thursday at $27 per share, down from $29 Wednesday evening. …