November 30, 2021

Traders are making huge bets that millennials are destroying movie theaters

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By Joe Ciolli From business Insider Short sellers know you stayed home watchingNetflix instead of going to the movies last night. And they’re making wagers to profit from that very fact. They’ve boosted short interest — a measure of bets that share prices will drop — in the four largest North American movie theater chains […]

The movie business is in big trouble, and studios are scrambling to figure out the future

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By Brent Lang, Variety From Business Insider Anyone in the movie business who tells you they’re not scared stiff about the future is probably lying. There’s ample reason to be fearful. It’s been 128 years since Thomas Edison first helped usher in theatrical exhibition with the creation of the Kinetoscope, an early motion picture viewing […]

Special pets hospital

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Welcome to the special hospital where pets are treated better than most human patients By Rafi Letzter From Business Insider This post includes graphic images of surgery, some of which may be upsetting to readers. Emergency veterinary medicine is rough work. “Some people can’t take the screaming,” said Sue Maraczi, an emergency and critical care […]

Game of Thrones finale ratings record proves it’s the last consensus show on TV

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By Eliana Dockterman From TIME The HBO drama is the last show to capture the collective American imagination Much like the Sept, Game of Thrones‘ ratings exploded on Sunday night during the show’s season six finale. Sunday’s show was watched by 8.9 million people, a new high for the HBO drama. By comparison, the season five […]