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“Consumer Confidence” or Subtle Salesmanship?

“Consumer Confidence” or Subtle Salesmanship?

3 days ago   |   Steady State

By Brian Czech Have you ever wondered about the odd pairing of “confidence” with “consumer?” Isn't confidence supposed to reflect something more virtuous than your shopping...
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I'm Chris Hemsworth's stunt double. I've been set on fire, smashed through glass, and fallen down dozens of stairs. Here's what my job is like

I'm Chris Hemsworth's stunt double. I've been set on fire, smashed through glass, and fallen down dozens of stairs. Here's what my job is like

9 days ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement My first-ever stunt on a film set was for "Quantum of Solace," during a night shoot at 2 a.m. in Colón, Panama. I was jumping from one balcony to another...
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Minnesota's Only Parkour Gym Sees COVID Business Boom

1 month ago   |   CBS

MINNEAPOLIS - A one-of-a-kind gym in Minnesota is taking off amidst a pandemic. Fight or Flight Academy focuses on the discipline of parkour, an old French method of working...
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Francisco Trincao Reminds FC Barcelona Legend Of Kaka On Debut

1 month ago   |   Forbes

FC Barcelona forward Francisco Trincao impressed on his debut against Gymnastic on Saturday and drew comparisons to AC Milan and Brazil legend Kaka.
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White House Chief of Staff Mark Meadows says 'we are not going to control...

White House Chief of Staff Mark Meadows says 'we are not going to control the pandemic'

Summary List Placement White House Chief of Staff Mark Meadows on Sunday said that the United States would not "control" the coronavirus, in the face of rising infections... Read more ...

Dr. Fauci contradicted Trump's repeated claims that the US is 'rounding the...

Dr. Fauci contradicted Trump's repeated claims that the US is 'rounding the corner' on COVID-19. It's 'actually going in the wrong direction'

Summary List Placement Top US infectious-disease expert Dr. Anthony Fauci contradicted President Trump's repeated claims that the country is "rounding the corner" in the... Read more ...

Lisa Murkowski will vote to confirm Amy Coney Barrett to the Supreme Court

Lisa Murkowski will vote to confirm Amy Coney Barrett to the Supreme Court

Summary List Placement GOP Sen. Lisa Murkowski of Alaska on Saturday said that will vote to confirm Amy Coney Barrett to the Supreme Court, throwing aside her firm opposition... Read more ...

Teen Kroger employee offers his own money to help man pay for groceries

Teen Kroger employee offers his own money to help man pay for groceries

Teo Jordan says he tries to treat people the way he wants to be treated. He put his money where his mouth is. Read more ...

A Federal Coronavirus Vaccine Contract Released At Last, But Redactions...

A Federal Coronavirus Vaccine Contract Released At Last, But Redactions Obscure Terms

Most of the federal contracts with companies involved in the crash program to make COVID-19 vaccines haven't been made public. The lack of disclosure raises questions about... Read more ...

A US Navy training aircraft crashed into an Alabama neighborhood, killing...

A US Navy training aircraft crashed into an Alabama neighborhood, killing both crew members on board

Summary List Placement A US Navy training plane crashed in a residential neighborhood in Alabama on Friday afternoon, killing both crew members on board. The crash of the T-6B... Read more ...

Trump targets Kamala Harris in sexist rant against the Democratic...

Trump targets Kamala Harris in sexist rant against the Democratic vice-presidential nominee

Summary List Placement President Donald Trump targeted Democratic vice presidential nominee Kamala Harris in a sexist rant during a campaign rally in Florida on Friday. Trump... Read more ...

Trump, Mnuchin say ball is in Pelosi's court in COVID-19 stimulus negotiations

Trump, Mnuchin say ball is in Pelosi's court in COVID-19 stimulus negotiations

WASHINGTON - President Trump and Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin on Friday accused House Speaker Nancy Pelosi of hijacking COVID-19 economic relief by spurning their offers... Read more ...

Problems with his health? McConnell says 'of course not'

Problems with his health? McConnell says 'of course not'

McConnell has been conducting his regular business in the Senate this week. Read more ...

Delta has added 460 people to its no-fly list since April for refusing wear...

Delta has added 460 people to its no-fly list since April for refusing wear masks

Summary List Placement Delta has banned a total of 460 people to its no-fly list for refusing to wear masks. Delta CEO Ed Bastian said in an email to employees that the company... Read more ...