The theme of the Wolverhampton edition was POST TRUTH POST HASTE. (2)Post Truth has been designated the word of 2016 by The Oxford dictionary. Post truth can be defined as:’Relating to or denoting circumstances in which objective facts are less influential in shaping public opinion than appeals to emotion and personal belief.’ (3)The current debate surrounding Post Truth stems from concerns that objective truth and objective facts are potentially being replaced by false news and fake news stories circulated predominately via social media apps such as; FACEBOOK, INSTAGRAM and TWITTER.
Intl., reFresh, and Gracefall. I am looking forward to it. A friend is coming to take care of our animals, and though we will miss them a great deal, we know that they are being cared for. Louis Fed President James Bullard told Quest on Wednesday he worries that the flattening yield curve means a recession is on its way. Meanwhile, Trump picked a vice chairman and a Fed governor to fill two more empty seats on the Federal Reserve Board.China introduced a huge import charge on US shipments of sorghum, a grain that is used to feed livestock and make a liquor that’s very popular with Chinese drinkers.Toys “R” Us rejected a $675 million bid for 200 of its remaining 735 US stores. Isaac Larian, the billionaire toymaker behind Bratz dolls and Little Tikes, said he’d keep fighting to buy Toys “R” Us.Netflix (NFLX) added 7.4 million subscribers in the first three months of 2018, the vast majority of them outside the United States.
MF Global bankruptcy has focused scrutiny on the company CEO during the crisis, Jon Corzine, a former Democratic senator and governor from New Jersey. Corzine, who personally engineered huge bets on European sovereign debt that went bad as the European debt crisis intensified in the fall of 2011, has maintained his innocence. In a recent statement, Corzine spokesperson said he gave any instruction to misuse customer funds and never intended anyone at MF Global to misuse customer funds.
The future is not certain. We don even know if future budgets will allow for uncompleted missions and projects to be completed. But it so comforting to know that we can spend money and resources in bailing out failed speculative investors like Bear Stearns and justify just about every other governmental spending project while seemingly ignoring our 9 trillion dollar debt.
Adidas managed to slow its decline in North America in the fourth quarter, with sales down a currency neutral 4.2 percent, compared to a 7 percent drop in the first nine months when its struggling golf business weighed on results. Base in trendy Portland, home to Nike, as it seeks to reverse its decline in the world top sportswear market, important not only for sales but also for setting global trends. Athletes, hiring new designers and investing in sports like baseball, basketball and American football.