Mr T

567 Flips | 1 Magazine | 23 Likes | 4 Following | 4 Followers | @tboss360 | Keep up with Mr T on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Mr T”

The Coming Collapse

The Trump administration did not rise, prima facie, like Venus on a half shell from the sea. Donald Trump is the result of a long process of …

Democratic Party

With this simple strategy, 'You can't avoid becoming a millionaire'

Michael Taylor used to sell bonds for Goldman Sachs. Now he's focused his efforts on making young people understand the importance of investing early.<p>"We don't teach compound interest math in school," Taylor said. In his new book, <i>The Financial Rules for New College Graduates</i>, along with a YouTube …

Retirement

You Can Learn Everything Online Except for the Things You Can't

I've seen several quotes that say something like this: "Everything I learned in college can now be found online for free."<p>Is that true or false? …

College & University

10 Clever Questions To Ask When Texting, So You Never Have To Ask "What's Up?" Again

I'm definitely a strong advocate for texting. I even prefer it to talking on the phone or in person nine times out of 10. My words just come out …

Relationships

I'm Bill Browder. Here's the Biggest Mistake Putin Made When Trying to Get Access to Me Through Trump

I wasn’t watching the Donald Trump–Vladimir Putin press conference from Helsinki. But when my phone started burning up with messages, I knew …

Russia

The Biggest Irony Behind Recreational Marijuana's Legalization in Canada

Hint: It's not all about dried cannabis.<p>In 108 more days, Canada will make history. According to Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, and following the …

23 Things Girls Wish Guys Knew About a Girl’s Mind

Reading a girl’s mind can’t get any easier. Understand these 23 things girls wish guys knew, and you’ll be a charmer and a better lover, all at …

Millennial who saved up to $3,400 a month to get out of debt used a brilliant money-saving strategy

Thanks to student loans, a car loan and credit card debt, Guen Garrido found herself in a $68,600 hole at the end of 2014. But three years and three …

Trader builds $5 billion position after realizing he wasn't using test program, but brokerage says he can't keep his profit

He thought he was practicing — but the trades and the millions of dollars of windfall were real.<p>Harouna Traore, who was taking a class in Paris to …

4 steps you should take when buying an annuity

<i>I would like to buy an immediate annuity, but I want to know that I'm getting one from a reliable company. How can I do that?—David H.</i><p>Assuming you've already determined that putting some of your nest egg into an immediate annuity makes sense, you're absolutely right to want to be sure you're …

Canopy Growth's position as top global cannabis company shaken by merger of two rivals

Who’s the largest pot producer of them all?Canopy Growth Corp., the company headquartered in an old chocolate factory in Smiths Falls, had its perch …

How to delete your Google history

Like Facebook and Apple before it, Google has introduced a new user privacy policy to comply with a new European data privacy law -- General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) -- that goes into effect on May 25. Google's updated privacy policy makes it easier to understand what information it …

DC Nation Teases Trouble Ahead for Batman and Superman (and All of Reality, Actually)

Some pretty major storylines are coming to a head in DC Comics’ series this summer—and so to set the stage, DC has released <i>DC Nation</i>, a collection of …

With the deadline for filing taxes Tuesday, many cryptocurrency investors are freaking out about what they owe the IRS for their holdings

The bitcoin boom of 2017 minted several new millionaires — but not everyone who jumped on the bandwagon is currently enjoying their spoils.<p>With the deadline for filing federal taxes in the US on Tuesday, cryptocurrency investors who cashed in last year may face a massive tax bill from the …

Finance

Is it too late to jump back into the stock market?

<i>I'm retired and pulled out of all my retirement savings out of the stock market in a panic last year. My nest egg is now sitting in a money-market fund where it's doing nothing. I'm worried about my retirement security, but also terrified of putting the money back into stocks in this late stage of</i> …

Stock Markets

“My parents paid most of my tuition, which helped me save for a house”: How a 23-year-old business grad spends his money

He rents out his spare room to a friend, and takes the TTC because it's cheaper than the GO train

Business Administration

The untold story of how a gaming geek with a checkered past pulled off the biggest lottery scam in U.S. history

12-15-18-29-38-41.<p>Eddie Tipton jotted down the numbers on a yellow sticky note as he sat at his desk in Urbandale, Iowa more than a decade ago.<p>Around him were more sticky notes filled with number sets that he carefully wrote down as they spun up on his computer screen. The numbers were generated by …

Corruption

An Incomplete List of Things Black People Should Avoid Doing so They Won’t Be Killed by Police

On Sunday, March 18, police in Sacramento, Calif., fired 20 shots at Stephon Clark, killing him. Clark was unarmed and in his own backyard, leading …

Justice

Couple who bought sickly kitten from local zoo now live with 90lb puma

A couple who took in a sickly kitten from a zoo, have found themselves living with a 90lb puma.<p>Mariya and Alexander Dmitriev fell in love with …

Meet the kids of the richest black billionaires in the world

Life is anything but ordinary when your mom and dad are some of the richest people in the world.<p>We already met the world's richest black billionaires, so it is time to take a look at their kids.<p>Being born into a billionaire family can certainly make life interesting. Many of these kids followed in …

China’s Ugly Exploitation of Africa—and Africans

Beijing is often a step ahead of Washington in Africa, as Secretary of State Tillerson is likely to find out this week. But China’s not exactly …

The Gone World is a brilliant, complicated novel about the consequences of time travel

How do you solve a murder by jumping back and forth in time?<p>In his debut novel, author Tom Sweterlitsch constructed a fascinating mystery with <i>Tomorrow and Tomorrow</i>, set in a virtual version of Pittsburgh after a terrorist attack leveled the city. In <i>The Gone World</i><i>,</i> he introduces an even more …

2-year plot to steal $4 million from armored vehicles, kill drivers, ends with epic arrest on Florida interstate

TREASURE COAST, Fla. — A two-year plot to rob two armored bank vehicles and murder the drivers ended on Interstate 95 in Martin County Feb. 20.<p>Three suspects plotting to commit the violent robbery were arrested hours before they could pull off the deadly heist, according to information released …

Crime

Google wants to teach more people AI and machine learning with a free online course

A new ‘Learn with Google AI’ site will serve as a hub for AI and machine learning resources<p>Machine learning and AI are some of the biggest topics in the tech world right now, and Google is looking to make those fields more accessible to more people with its new Learn with Google AI website.<p>Google …

Global Stocks Continue to Tank After Jerome Powell's Hawkish Testimony

3 Hots Things to Know About Stocks Right Now<p>The S&P 500 Net Earnings Revisions Index (NERI) popped to 21.0% during February, the highest positive …

News & views: Why I'm done with 'The Walking Dead'

I'm breaking up with <i>The Walking Dead</i>. And it's long overdue.<p>I'm not the first viewer to call it quits on AMC's long-running zombie drama, which returned for the second half of its eighth season Sunday. And I won't be the last. But I probably should have dropped off long ago, before watching started …

TV

'Time-traveller from 2030' PASSES lie detector test over whether his future predictions are true

A man who claims he is from the year 2030 - and has revealed a number of predictions for the future - has undergone a lie detector test and …

How to Create a Life Plan in 5 Easy Steps | The Art of Manliness

The craftsman is an archetype of manliness that has been with us for millennia. We admire his ethos — his independence, his work ethic, and his …

Washington may have had a hand in keeping Dow meltdown from being a complete disaster

Did Washington save the stock market this week?<p>It’s hard to make the case that anyone helped Wall Street on Monday, given the fact that the Dow Jones …

Ehang proves its passenger drones are the real deal in new flight footage

Chinese drone maker Ehang wowed visitors at CES 2016 when it brought along a prototype of its passenger drone; however, it didn’t have much else to show at the time. Now, it’s released footage of the 184 in flight with a passenger for the first time, with the company’s CEO on board.<p>Following ‘1000 …