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What I have actually Found Out: Neil Young

Neil Young at the The Bridge School Benefit in Mountain View, California, October 30, 2005.Jay Blakesberg This article originally appeared in the January 2006 issue of Esquire. You can find every story we've ever published at Esquire Classic. A best moment in music? Sometimes when I’m playing my guitar, I get to a point where…

The Mass Puke Scene in Home Team Made Me Regret Ever Waking Up

Life comes at you fast. One minute, I was watching Home Team—Netflix's sportsmovieifcation of Sean Payton's bountygate suspension, which saw him briefly coach his kid's football team—saying to myself, Am I thinking that Kevin James actually pulls off a convincing NFL coach? The next? I'm watching a child use his own projectile vomit as a…

Simply How Much Are Halftime Performers Paid For the Super Bowl?

With NFL players pulling in an average salary of $2.7 million per year, you’d be forgiven for thinking that the musical superstars who lend their talents to the most important game of the year also earn millions of dollars—but you’d be wrong. The surprising truth is that halftime performers aren’t paid to perform at the…

Is Ozark‘s Clare Shaw Inspired By the Sackler Family?

This story contains spoilers for Season Four, Part One of Ozark.Please forgive us for the understatement of all understatements, but quite a lot is going on in Season Four, Part One of Ozark, which dropped on Netflix last week. The Navarro cartel is in the midst of an all-time power struggle. Agent Miller goes rogue.…

Like It or Not, Star Wars Belongs to The Mandalorian Now

Here at Esquire, my Wednesdays usually look like this: I wake up, make some coffee, and park my ass in front of the newest episode of The Book of Boba Fett. Approximately 45 minutes later, I try—read: struggle, writhe, cry, and fight—to write something about the newest episode of The Book of Boba Fett. I…

This is The Question That Ended Amy Schneider’s ‘Jeopardy!’ Run

Amy Schneider's absolutely legendary winning streak on Jeopardy! has sadly come to an end after 40 straight weeks. Amy has made history for having the most consecutive wins by a woman, being the first openly transgender contestant to qualify for the Tournament of Champions, and for being the second most winning contestant on the show…

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U.S. prominent financial sign increases highly in December

Please try another search EconomyJan 21, 2022 10:30AM ET WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A gauge of future U.S. economic activity increased solidly in December, suggesting the expansion would continue despite challenges from the COVID-19 pandemic and anticipated interest rate increases from the Federal Reserve to tame high inflation. The Conference Board said on Friday its Leading…

Get ready for huge reserve banks vacating action: policymakers

Please try another search EconomyJan 21, 2022 10:21AM ET 3/3 © Reuters. FILE PHOTO: President of the European Central Bank (ECB) Christine Lagarde takes part in a news conference on the outcome of the Governing Council meeting, in Frankfurt, Germany, October 28, 2021. REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach//File Photo 2/3 By Balazs Koranyi, Leika Kihara and David Lawder…

Canadian vaccine required to result in inflation, empty racks, trucking executives state

Please try another search EconomyJan 20, 2022 08:31PM ET 2/2 © Reuters. FILE PHOTO: Cross-border transport trucks cross paths on the Peace Bridge at the Canada U.S. border in Buffalo, New York, U.S., January 10, 2018.REUTERS/Hyungwon Kang/File Photo 2/2 By Steve Scherer OTTAWA (Reuters) - The premier of Canada's Alberta province on Thursday called on…

Bop Store: Tunes From Delight Oladokun, Denzel Curry, Ecstasy, And More

Sophia Lauer / Getty Images The search for the ever-elusive "bop" is difficult. Playlists and streaming-service recommendations can only do so much. They often leave a lingering question: Are these songs really good, or are they just new? Enter Bop Shop, a hand-picked selection of songs from the MTV News team. This weekly collection doesn't discriminate by genre…

Reed Hastings Purchases $20M in Netflix Shares Amidst Stock Depression

As Netflix’s stock price tumbled over the past week, co-CEO Reed Hastings pounced. According to filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission Friday evening, Hastings purchased approximately $20 million worth of Netflix shares Thursday and Friday, paying between $379 and $393 for the privilege. The purchases (made through a trust that Hastings controls), suggest that…

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