Garth Ferrier

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Read the beautiful letter that allowed 'Crazy Rich Asians' to use Coldplay's 'Yellow'

One of the most emotional moments in Jon M. Chu's much talked-about rom-com <i>Crazy Rich Asians</i> almost didn't happen.<p>Luckily, the director wrote one …

Music Videos

Climate change deniers aren't worth any news coverage

<b>To the editor:</b> Steve Lopez writes effectively about climate change. But I have a question: Why does he feel he must give any ink, screen space or time to the deniers? These people make no valid arguments; there is no need to counter them. It’s time just to stop covering them.<p>It’s clear the deniers …

Climate Change

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The end really is near: a play-by-play of the coming economic collapse

<b>(Getty/Salon)</b><p>Recoveries generally don’t die of old age. So what’s going to kill ours? Five economists call it like they see it<p>Max Cea<p>August 12, 2018 12:00pm (UTC)<p>Since June, 2009, the pit of one of the biggest recessions in American history, the U.S. economy has been growing, slowly but steadily. …

Economics

11 texting pranks to play on your unsuspecting friends

Everyone has a phone on them, which means lucky for you, everyone is susceptible to a classic text message prank.<p>The art of pranking has seen a lot …

Text Messaging

The Right (and Wrong) Way to Invest in Blockchains

Bitcoin investors have ridden a volatility roller coaster for the past two years. Here's a much better long-term strategy for investing in …

Investing

Warren Buffett’s favorite metric suggests some serious pain awaits investors

The eight best stock-market indicators are all flashing warning lights — some yellow, others a shade or two closer to red — and the takeaway is that …

Stock Markets

ANZ has slashed its home loan rates

ANZ Bank, Australia’s third largest lender, has cut its home loan rates.<p>The smaller banks have been steadily increasing rates and analysts had …

4 Financial Savants Warn About The Great Crash Of 2020

They ought to know. To hear some of the financial world’s smartest folks, today’s buoyant times are numbered. Hey, they’ve been through it before. And they know the odds are in favor of a skid.<p>Some day, maybe next year, maybe in 2020, the economy will take a swan dive and the market will take the …

Stock Markets

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Why Fonts Matter: How Fonts Help You Build a Better Shopping Experience

Online shopping can be pleasant and fun, but it’s probably not something you’d consider a ‘leisure’ activity. Modern consumers expect to find what …

Typography

4 Rules To Survive The Coming Worldwide Debt Default

Over the last two months I made the case (summarized here) for a coming worldwide debt default/restructuring/financial engineering. Call it whatever you want, but it won’t be good.<p>While I think we have a few years, I see little chance we can escape some kind of painful reckoning, which I believe …

Finance

Streamline 3.0: The World’s Largest Icon Library

The good people over at Streamline just launched what we all believe to be the world’s largest icon library and we couldn't be more grateful. It's a …

Mobile Devices

'Mini-credit crunch' and China slowdown to hit Australia's budget

Australian governments are experiencing a surge in revenue that will be undermined by a slowdown in China and a “mini-credit crunch” as banks tighten lending standards, Deloitte Access Economics has said.<p>In its June quarter Business Outlook report Deloitte suggests rising global interest rates are …

Income Tax

These Coffee Cups Won One of the Most Prestigious Design Awards in the World

Awarded a “Best of the Best” award at the Red Dot Design Awards, Kaffeeform coffee, espresso and travel cups are fairly simple to understand — …

Coffee

Top fund manager predicts falls for Altium Limited (ASX:ALU) and WiseTech Global Ltd (ASX:WTC)

There are few people with a more consistent track record each year than Wilson Asset Management. A big part of that performance is Chief Investment …

Bell Potter names the best shares to own in FY19

The biggest share brokers often have the best chance of choosing the right shares because they may have done the ‘best’ analysis. It’s much easier …

Australia's housing market downturn is pretty tame compared to those seen in the past, so far at least

• <b>Australian home prices have fallen 0.8% over the past year, according to CoreLogic.</b>• <b><br>In comparison to prior downturns, this one is looking pretty tame</b> …

Through the Looking Glass at Concordia University

It was in a class called <i>Representations of Minorities in Documentary Film,</i> the last elective I needed to receive my BA at Concordia University in …

Dr. Peterson andthe Reporters

One ingredient in the astounding fame of Jordan Peterson is his capacity to show just how lazy, obtuse, unprepared, smug, knee-jerk, and prejudiced …

Sarah Palin Says Sacha Baron Cohen Tricked Her Into a Fake Interview for His New Show

Former vice presidential candidate Sarah Palin took to Facebook Tuesday to let Sacha Baron Cohen know exactly how angry she feels about being duped …

US stock market offers worst returns for next decade

Page 1 of 1<p>It's undoubtedly been an interesting time for global investment markets. Following a strong 2017 for many growth assets, 2018 has seen a …

Guys, Our Planet Is on Fire. Here Are The All-Time Heat Records Set Worldwide This Week

People are actually dying.<p>From the normally mild summer climes of Ireland, Scotland and Canada to the scorching Middle East, numerous locations in …

Global warming may be twice what climate models predict

A new study based on evidence from past warm periods suggests global warming may be double what is forecast.<p>Future global warming may eventually be …

5 Questions to Ask If You Want an Actually Honest Answer From a Reference

Star Wharton professor Adam Grant on how to get the truth about that candidate.<p>"There's no way at all for us to tell whom we're vetting by simply asking a few references and taking their words at face value. That's why our agency (and several other companies I know) don't ask for references at …

UBS has looked at mortgage tools from Australian banks and it looks like how much you can borrow has been cut by 20%

• <b>Home loan lending standards are getting tougher in Australia.</b>• <b><br>New analysis from UBS suggests the maximum borrowing capacity for individual</b> …

Australia's Top 100 Restaurants 2018

Meet the top 100 restaurants in Australia for 2018, as decided by Australia's top chefs.<p>Presented by <i>The Australian Financial Review</i>, these …

Why the Bull Market Could End in 2020

All of us, at some point, must confront our mortality. So, too, must investors prepare for the demise of a bull market that began in the depths of …

This App Helps Photographers Take the Perfect Landscape Photo

GoldenHour.One is an iOS-only app that tells photographers when a specific location is going to be at its most photogenic. It goes way deeper than …