Year: 2019

The Radical Way Bruce Lee Redefined Asian American Masculinity

Bruce Lee is portrayed only briefly in Quentin Tarantino’s new film, “Once Upon a Time in Hollywood.” He’s relegated to a punchline, really ― a surprise, given that Tarantino is an unabashed Lee fan. But at the showing I saw this weekend at a Regal…

Buyers beware: These 5 cities are in danger of a housing crash this year

More than 10 years after the financial recession and the bursting of the housing bubble, another economic crisis could be looming on the horizon in the U.S. According to a study published on Tuesday by GoBankingRates, there are at least 40…

Treat your employees right, and customers will be satisfied, too

When I started my small business, I was committed to treating my employees well. As an employee, I’d worked for bosses who took their employees for granted, and I knew how de-motivating that could be. I knew that I didn’t…

Meet celebrity chefs, sample goodies at USA Today’s Wine & Food Experience, Sept 7

Meet celebrity chefs, explore regional cuisines and sip fine wines at 10 events across America. Visit wineandfood.usatoday.com. USA Today Wine & Food Experience, USA Today Wine & Food Experience Interested in sampling food from 30 top Brooklyn restaurants in just one…

UK’s E! Couples Up With USA Network’s Reboot Of ‘Temptation Island’

E! Entertainment in the UK is to air the latest U.S. reboot of Temptation Island. The Sky-backed broadcaster has acquired season one, which launched in January, and season two, which was ordered in February of the dating format from Banijay Rights. The show, which…

Suspect arrested after Russian Instagram influencer is found dead in a suitcase

Russian police have arrested a suspect in the murder of a 24-year-old Instagram influencer found dead in a suitcase in her Moscow apartment. Ekaterina Karaglanova, who had recently graduated as a doctor, was known as @Katti_loves_life to her 86,000 followers…

Dan Gainor: Debate drama — Marianne Williamson scores with attacks on ‘dark psychic forces,’ Google goes nuts

It wasn’t the debate result many in the media wanted. Author Marianne Williamson was the surprise star of a debate where she had very little time compared to her opponents – less than half that of the big-name candidates. Williamson’s debate strategy…

Fox Sports’ Jason Whitlock blasts LeBron James’ parenting, compares fame thirst to cocaine

Fox Sports commentator Jason Whitlock is not a fan of LeBron James acting exuberantly at his son’s AAU basketball games. On Monday the veteran journalist compared the Los Angeles Lakers star’s parenting to LaVar Ball and correlated James’ “thirst for…

Avocado Day: Chipotle, other chains giving away free guac Wednesday despite the higher cost

Here’s the scoop: Avocado prices continue to dip. While wholesale avocado prices have come down nearly $20 for a 25-pound box after an early July spike, the popular fruit still costs 80% more than this time last year, said David Magaña, vice…

These cities are adding the most jobs

The U.S. economy added 224,000 jobs in June 2019, far exceeding economists expectations of 140,000 new jobs. The better than expected June jobs report marks 105 consecutive months of jobs growth – the longest in U.S. history. Over the last…