Sunday, January 19, 2020

Celebrity Culture

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Every large corporation gets large by bucking convention; then, once ubiquitous, it succumbs to convention. Microsoft pioneered the modern graphical operating system, mocking IBM in an era when that company was perceived as stodgy. But in the 21st century, it missed the importance of the smartphone, then morphed into an enterprise software giant as boring as…
Research published by Harvard Business School professor William Sahlman analyzed why startups fail.Sahlman surveyed leading venture capitalists and approximately 65% said that senior management was "the most important contributing factor" for failure in high-potential ventures. With their responses, VCs sent a clear message: Senior management is the critical ingredient that makes or breaks venture-backed businesses.Click here…
Lauren Greenfield has been a professional photographer since the Reagan era, documenting the American Dream’s devolution into insatiable avarice and a form of capitalism increasingly based on cruelty through a singular lens. She’s also an acclaimed documentarian of the 21st century whose latest film, The Kingmaker, about former First Lady of the Philippines Imelda Marcos,…
in Life, Philosophy, Religion | December 19th, 2019 Leave a Comment Advertisement We all know, on the deepest level, what we have the potential to achieve; once in a great while, we even catch glimpses of just what we could do if only we put our minds to it. But what, if anything, does it…
By Bernie WongPexels Chances are youve heard stories of high-profile celebrities like Lizzo, Ariana Grandeand Queer Eyes Jonathan Van Ness opening up about their personal challenges with anxiety, depression and other mental health challenges. While these sto…
The Masked Singer has waltzed off with a spin-off after Fox teamed with Ellen DeGeneres to produce The Masked Dancer. The broadcaster has ordered the series based on a popular segment on The Ellen Show where the talkshow host and guests must guess the identity of a celebrity dancer, more than just a nod to…
Streaming services changed the way we watched TV over the past decade. FOX 2010 marked the beginning of the streaming era when Netflix became available to watch on Apple products, the Nintendo Wii, and other internet-connected devices.  Since then, we've evolved into binge-watchers — ensuring we've seen every episode of each new original series before scanning…
If you didnt have someone to show you, youd miss it. From the outside, Bodega looks like, well, the back entrance of a bodega. Plastic strips hang over the doorway, and behind are boxes of fruit, forming a pathway to another door. Behind those curtains: blast…
Photo: STRINGER (AFP via Getty Images)Prince Philip is not dead, just in time for Christmas. He’s left the hospital on Tuesday and will spend Christmas with Queen Elizabeth II at Sandringham House in Norfolk, England.“The Duke of Edinburgh has today left hospital after being discharged by his Doctor and is now back at Sandringham,” Buckingham…
This is the third year in a row we’ve recommended podcasts to TIME readers. It’s a testament to the growth of the medium that we are able easily to fill a list with 50 new shows each year. Many of the pods on this year’s roundup try to explain our current political and social moment.…