Bigger and Uglier

by baldilocks ... than Harvey Weinstein? Yes, it’s possible. The flurry of sexual harassment and assault allegations against Hollywood mogul Harvey Weinstein confirms an unsettling truth that deep down we already knew. There's a reason "casting couch" has become a grotesquely ubiquitous term. We have long quietly assumed that big-time movie producers exploit their power … Continue reading Bigger and Uglier

Drop the norms and punch back in cyber

Imagine walking to work in the morning. Someone walks up to you with their hand in their pocket and says "I have a gun, give me your money." You could debate whether the gun is real or not, but most likely you'd hand over your wallet, not willing to risk getting shot. Now let's say … Continue reading Drop the norms and punch back in cyber

Trump’s Media Miracle , GWB and other Quick Saturday Thoughts Under My Fedora

One of the most interesting quotes from the Project Veritas' sting at the NY Times was the "Trump Bump" meaning that since the president has been hitting the Times online subscriptions are way up.  That's how good Donald Trump has been for the economy, he's even managed to make the NYT profitable. This also explains … Continue reading Trump’s Media Miracle , GWB and other Quick Saturday Thoughts Under My Fedora