The Fiver | Steve Cooper and an unexpected turn of events worthy of Roald Dahl

The Fiver | Steve Cooper and an unexpected turn of events worthy of Roald Dahl

STILL THE SHERIFF OF NOTTINGHAM Following a fifth consecutive defeat that left Nottingham Forest rock bottom of the Premier League table on Monday, one national daily exclusively reported that the offer of a new and improved contract for their manager Steve Cooper had been withdrawn. As votes of confidence in football managers go, it wasn’t …

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Artemest teams up with Cappellini, CB2’s Gianfranco Frattini collection and more

Artemest teams up with Cappellini, CB2’s Gianfranco Frattini collection and more

Product Preview is a weekly series spotlighting the latest and greatest debuts in the marketplace. Check back every Friday for what’s new and notable. We’re two weeks into fall, and design brands across the globe are unveiling creative new collections to help set the tone of the season. From machine-washable lace-patterned rugs to smoky glass-topped …

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Hot Takes We Might Actually Believe: Celtics more likely than Warriors to return to NBA Finals

Hot Takes We Might Actually Believe: Celtics more likely than Warriors to return to NBA Finals

The 2022-23 NBA season is almost upon us, but Hot Take SZN is here, and at the end of another eventful offseason we will see how close to the sun we can fly and still stand the swelter of these viewpoints. The rebuilt Boston Celtics could almost taste the champagne midway through the 2022 NBA …

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A ‘cataclysmic’ celestial couple gone wrong – a star eats its mate

A ‘cataclysmic’ celestial couple gone wrong – a star eats its mate

WASHINGTON, Oct 6 (Reuters) – Unlike the lonely sun, about half the stars in our Milky Way galaxy are in a long-term committed relationship with another star, orbiting each another in a celestial marriage called a binary system. Researchers this week described one of these marriages gone wrong – a twosome that borders on the …

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Google Pixel Watch Hands-On: Fitbit Makes Its Android Watch Debut

Google Pixel Watch Hands-On: Fitbit Makes Its Android Watch Debut

Google’s new Pixel Watch is the company’s first smartwatch, yet it’s also quite possibly the highest-end Fitbit tracker to date. The company unveiled the Pixel Watch during an event on Thursdaysolidifying its expansion into the mobile device market, alongside the Pixel 7 and Pixel 7 Pro phones. The announcement comes after Google teased the Pixel …

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Auto, homeowners insurance shopping curbed in Q2, TransUnion says

Auto, homeowners insurance shopping curbed in Q2, TransUnion says

A drop in auto and home sales led to lackluster shopping activity for auto and homeowners insurance in the second quarter of this year, according to a recent TransUnion report. (iStock) Consumers didn’t shop as much for homeowners and auto insurance in the second quarter of 2022 amid fewer home and auto sales, according to …

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True Beauty

True Beauty

Idolizing Eurocentric beauty standards prevents diverse representation In July of 2020, a skin-lightening product marketed mainly to the South Asian market called Fair and Lovely was renamed Glow and Lovely following marketing campaigns that emphasized lighter skin as a more attractive feature than darker skin. The change in the name was a result of backlash …

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Elon Musk can’t be trusted to complete merger, Twitter tells judge

Elon Musk can’t be trusted to complete merger, Twitter tells judge

Getty Images | Anadolu Agency Elon Musk’s latest promise to buy Twitter can’t be trusted, the company told a Delaware Court of Chancery judge yesterday. “Now, on the eve of trial, Defendants declare they intend to close after all. ‘Trust us,’ they say, ‘we mean it this time,’ and so they ask to be relieved …

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