November 29, 2021 by Tim Peterson ESPN expects to end 2021 with close to 5 billion video views on TikTok. “We might finish over that,” said Omar Raja, who founded House of Highlights before joining ESPN as an on-camera talent and social strategist in January 2020. The view count, though, is not the most important…

1/5 Los Angeles Chargers running back Austin Ekeler (R) scores in front of Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker Devin Bush in the second quarter Sunday at SoFi Stadium in Inglewood, Calif. Photo by Jon SooHoo/UPI | License Photo MIAMI, Nov. 24 (UPI) — Austin Ekeler, Joe Mixon, David Montgomery, Nick Chubb and Jonathan Taylor top my Week…

The Biden Administration’s unwarranted pressure on Ethiopia’s legitimate government emanates from the former’s tendency of supporting rebel groups and the intervention would destabilize the strategic Horn of Africa, Ethiopia’s Ambassador to the U.S. said. Ambassador Fitsum Arega stated that the U.S. government and its Western allies’ support to the criminal faction would create favorable conditions…

I had written up a commentary that I intended to send out this morning that was going to focus on some bigger-picture, strategic items related to market cycles and developing optimal buy and sell rules. But this notion was destroyed faster than yesterday’s pecan pie, when I glanced at the market futures. Today saw more…

Netflix’s televised revolution began in earnest in February 2013, when the machiavellian political schemer Frank Underwood looked straight into the camera and casually snapped a dog’s neck. It was the first episode of House of Cards– a $100m TV series that would only be available on the Internet.The show represented a huge risk for the…

Time and time again, far-right MAGA Republicans have railed against COVID-19 vaccines, mask mandates and social distancing measures and downplayed the pandemic’s severity — only to be hospitalized with the potentially deadly coronavirus. A recent example is William Hartmann, former vice-chairman of the Wayne County Board of Canvassers in Michigan. The Detroit Metro Times is reporting that…