Constructive Curmudgeonly: Ed Asner 1929-2021 | Tribute

Asner was constructively sinister, his directness was based on his impatience with injustice. It made him an outspoken advocate of the causes of the actors’ strike in 1980 and then served as president of the Screen Actors Guild to support gender equality, the Freedom of … Read More

Marvel’s Hawkeye TV series is a Christmas show

Superhero movies and TV shows during the holiday season are pretty rare animals. Sure, we have occasionally had occasional vague holiday themes with an Arrowverse show from time to time (as these shows, at least before the pandemic, tended to work more or less in … Read More

Man charged with manslaughter on death of Rapid City teenager

RAPID CITY, SD (AP) – A man accused of killing a teenager in Rapid City was charged Monday with first-degree murder. Nathaniel Gray Eagle, 19, of Rapid City, is being held without restraint in 16-year-old McKenzie Garreaux’s shooting at an apartment complex Friday morning. Police … Read More

Meme Stock Cassava loses $ 2.6 billion after data challenges

(Bloomberg) – Cassava Sciences Inc. extended its decline on Monday after an analyst suspended its rating, saying the company’s main product, an experimental drug for Alzheimer’s disease, posed a “diligence challenge.” Before pulling the plug on his rating, Cantor Fitzgerald’s Charles Duncan was the only … Read More

Judge approves Sutter Health’s $575M antitrust settlement

A California judge has approved a final settlement in the landmark cartel case against Sutter Health, nearly two years after the parties agreed to settle the case. Sutter must now adhere to a comprehensive set of rules for its business practices, something Sacramento, California-based non-profit … Read More