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MoviePass is using you to ruin the movies

Disruption isn’t always the best solution<p>Last year, MoviePass announced that it was repricing its movie theater subscription plan to $9.95 a month. It seemed too good to be true — and, as it turned out, it was. In the months since, the service has bled cash, and the stock price of its parent …

MoviePass

Malls Might Not Disappear After All, Thanks to This Genius Formula

• <b>Changes in consumer spending and the growth of online shopping have brought on a retail apocalypse.</b>• <b><br>A Foursquare study identified how shopping centers</b> …

What the sad decline of GE tells us about America's cultish CEO worship

GE's problems are the fault of Jeff Immelt, but also of Jack Welch: Our view<p>The fall of General Electric has been nothing short of spectacular. The world’s most valuable company in 2000, it has been in a state of accelerating decline ever since. It has sold off key units. Just last month it …

General Electric

There Are 11 Different Types of Orgasms—Here's How to Have Each

<i>This article originally appeared on Health. For more stories like this, visit health.com.</i><p><i>This article originally appeared on Health. For more stories</i> …

Indiana University

Nike Live Shows Physical Retail Is Far From Dead

Retail stores will completely die by the end of this decade, warned venture capitalist Marc Andreessen in an infamous interview back in 2013. “Retail guys are going to go out of business and ecommerce will become the place everyone buys,” Andreessen told PandoDaily’s Sarah Lacy. “You are not going …

eCommerce

The Highest-Paid Public University Presidents: No. 1 Is Engulfed In Scandal

The highest-paid public university president last year, James Ramsey, 69, of the University of Louisville, made a total of $4.3 million, according to <i>The Chronicle of Higher Education</i>’s eighth annual survey of public university presidents’ compensation. That’s $2.5 million more than the …

College & University

Fitness experts agree that sit-ups are worthless — here are 9 moves they recommend instead

From celebrity trainers working in the trendiest Manhattan gyms to the National Institute for Fitness and Sport in Indianapolis and US Army training exams, sit-ups are getting a bad reputation.<p>Scientists have discovered that the moves, once a staple of basic workout routines, don't reduce waistline …

Exercise

‘The Warning Lights Are Blinking Red Again’

One of President Trump’s outstanding appointments has been Dan Coats, his director of national intelligence. Coats is a former House member, former …

United States

America has just one Blockbuster left

<b>(CNN) —</b> If movie-streaming seems like Goliath, Blockbuster video store owners are an industry's Davids still fighting to keep the brand alive.<p>This week, there are three stores remaining, but by next week there will only be one store open for business -- in Bend, Oregon.<p>Alaska's last two Blockbuster …

Video on Demand

Will Drinking Lemon Water Help You Lose Weight? Here's What the Experts Say

It's the elixir celebrities and wellness gurus swear by: lemon water. Starting your morning with a glass of warm or cold lemon water is supposed to "wake up your metabolism" and "flush out toxins." Sure, lemon water is tasty, but is there any truth to its magical properties? Can it actually help …

Weight Loss

15 Signs That You've Found Honest-to-Goodness "True Love"

How do you know when it's true love? You just know. OK, beyond that answer, there are certain signs that make it completely obvious that you and this person are just meant to be. It's that feeling in your bones that you know this person makes your life inexplicably better, even during the rough …

Relationships

You make or break your life between 5-7 a.m.

While serving a humanitarian and ecclesiastical mission at the age of 20, I learned potentially the most important lesson of my life. How you spend …

Motivation

One question that reopening the murder case of Emmett Till can't answer

<b>(CNN) —</b> When Angela Lewis first saw him, she felt a knot of bitterness tighten in her stomach. He had the same burly build and imposing height, the same buzz cut and the same chubby cheeks stuffed with tobacco.<p>He was working as a security guard at a mall near her home in Meridian, Mississippi. But …

Crime

Justice Department reopens investigation into 63-year-old murder of Emmett Till

<b>(CNN) —</b> The investigation of the murder of 14-year-old Emmett Till, barbarous even in an era in which blacks in the South were subjected to untold viciousness, has been reopened based on "new information," according to a US Justice Department report to Congress.<p>The 1955 slaying was listed in a …

Black History

14 Women Reveal How They Define "Really Good Sex" & It's Pretty Relatable, TBH

Ad failed to load<p>Let's talk about sex, people. Anyone who's ever had it knows every sexual encounter is different. Sometimes sex is truly average. …

Relationships

Will Obama Ever ’Fess Up to His Merrick Garland Mess?

Obama listened to Republican Orrin Hatch, who said a centrist Supreme Court pick could get through the Republican Senate.<p>In his forthcoming memoir, …

Hillary Clinton

This Common Cooking Ingredient Is "Worse Than Sugar," Study Confirms

Navigating the oil aisle at the supermarket can be a headache-inducing task. Between olive, coconut, canola, and vegetable oil, it can be tough to …

Nutrition

5 Anti-Inflammatory Vitamins You Should Try This Week To Burn Stubborn Belly Fat

There are three important factors in staying trim around your middle. You must have a well-balanced, anti-inflammatory diet along with consistent …

Wellness

'Carbohydrates are killing us'

<b>ANALYSIS/OPINION:</b><p>This year, more than 610,000 Americans will die from heart disease. It’s the leading cause of death for both men and women.<p>For …

Diabetes

Lidl USA: What Went Wrong And What It Can Do To Recover

Aside from Amazon’s acquisition of Whole Foods, few grocers generated as much press and excitement in 2017 than Lidl’s arrival in the United States. Opening its headquarters in Arlington, Virginia, Lidl (rhymes with needle) assembled a team of executives and associates with a promise to convince …

eCommerce

Sorry Bernie Bros But Nordic Countries Are Not Socialist

As the American left embraces a platform that continues to look more and more like a socialist’s dream, it is common for those on the right to counter with the example of Venezuela as the nightmare of socialism in reality. A common response from the left is that socialism (or democratic socialism) …

Middle-class

Trump dialed it up to 10, but his predecessors often treated migrants with disdain

But the worst moments were yet to come. Visiting a room for kids in the center, Free was startled to see the walls decorated with cutouts from a book …

Feminism has destabilized the American family

In 1970, three furious feminist tracts dominated the bestseller lists: Kate Millett’s “Sexual Politics,” Germaine Greer’s “The Female Eunuch,” and …

Feminism

Another giant study confirms that your coffee habit is probably good for you

Enjoy your morning cup of joe with a dash of smugness.<p>Here’s the thing about coffee: there’s never been much scientific debate about whether it’s healthy. Yes, people have been concerned about it since the 16th century, but as long as we’ve been analyzing its effects we’ve observed that drinking …

Coffee

Why Cooking the Perfect Steak Starts With Frozen Beef, According to Science

Don't thaw that raw!<p>At the end of a long, hard day, few things satisfy meat eaters more than a juicy, tender cut of steak — as long as they don’t …

BBQ

International Kissing Day: 5 different types of kisses which represent different meanings

International Kissing Day was established in 2006 for the sole purpose of expressing love. To focus on the kissing that<br>takes place between lovers and …

Relationships

Is President Trump already winning the trade war with China?

After months of threats and gamesmanship, President Trump's tariffs on $34 billion worth of Chinese industrial imports took effect a minute after …

Economy

5 Anti-Inflammatory Breakfast Drinks You Should Try This Week To Burn Stubborn Belly Fat

It’s really easy to get dehydrated. You think you’re drinking enough water over the course of a day but maybe you’re not. Being dehydrated can slow …

Nutrition

A Big Win For 'Big Corn' As Anti-Ethanol Pruitt Departs EPA

The ethanol industry hasn’t fared well under President Trump. Shares of ethanol producers like Green Plains, REX American Resources and Pacific Ethanol have all fallen by double digits since his inauguration.<p>A big reason for the ethanol industry’s woes under President Trump was Environmental …

Donald Trump

The Broken Windows Theory Of Customer Service And Customer Experience Improvement

When a company sets out to revamp its customer experience, it tends to focus right away on the extreme events, the big, rare customer service catastrophes: mass blow-ups online and so forth. But I actually tend to discourage them, as their customer experience consultant, from going there first. …

Customer Service