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Clay Aiken has finally taken a stand against President Trump‘s views on race, and he’s sorry it took him this long to get here. Did Trump call the shots on-set back in the day, according to Aiken?

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An interesting little point being made about the wealth of some of those in the past, the implication of which is that Warren Buffett, Bill Gates, Jeff Bezos and the like simply aren't rich enough to be considered truly wealthy by those historical standards. This is obviously a contentious point and economists have tied themselves in knots over the years trying to work out how we can compare incomes, wealth, in fact even just basic lifestyles, over centuries and millennia.

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Trump Not 'Dangerous' Enough On North Korea [-0.07]

Posted on Aug. 13, 2017, 4:01 a.m. by Forbes Real Time @ [source]

America, President Trump said on Friday, is ready for war. So far, the American leader is not doing nearly enough to force Kim in better directions.

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Infiniti possesses no century of excellence to match the best European brands, no gravitas borne of a storied racing heritage or legacy of engineering greatness. For Infiniti, there is no remembrance of things past to inform and inspire design language of 21st Century luxury performance cars.

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Leading Effectively When You Inherit a Mess [0.09]

Posted on Aug. 7, 2017, 1:30 p.m. by HBR.org @ [source]

More than 50% of executives who inherit a mess fail within their first 18 months on the job.

A 10-year longitudinal study on executive transitions that my organization conducted found that more than 50% of executives who inherit a mess fail within their first 18 months on the job.

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As the Dow continues to churn out new highs, yields have backed off again the past few days. And if we get a corporate tax cut, earnings will go up, driving the P/E on stocks down.

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If you’ve spent any time online in the past few years, you’ve probably gotten a good laugh or two from memes. But the good news is you don’t need any expensive equipment or overhead to make it work.

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Why are C-sections more prevalent now than they were in decades past?

Why are C-sections more prevalent now than they were in decades past?

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Few cities in Europe have absorbed a more sustained construction boom over the past decade than Berlin, the bustling German capital where property prices have more than doubled over the past five years.

Yet the contemporary property under construction in the heart of the city's Mitte district is unique.

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Over the past few years, a battle has raged in several states over the question of where state authority begins and “local control” ends.

That’s why this “hypocrisy” charge comes too late—226 years too late, to be exact.

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Here are five things in technology that happened this past week and how they affect your business. Don’t prepare your business for a ransomware attack, and that’s what could happen.

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Apart from intervention, the past is the future.

Apart from acceptance, intervention is offense, but lack of intervention ratifies failure.

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Investors are very focused on IBM’s ability to generate cash flow since it has seen lower year over year revenue growth for the past 21 quarters (18 when adjusted for currency). Value investors expect a company like IBM to generate free cash flow to at least support the current dividend payment, then increase it on a yearly basis and buyback at least enough shares to offset new stock grants if not shrink the base.

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Things in real estate are changing, to be sure. Look for targeted ads to literally appear before your eyes in the real world within the next decade.

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Unless you’ve miraculously avoided all technology over the past few years, you’re likely familiar with the term Internet of Things -- or IoT. It means harnessing technology to connect everyday products to the internet so that you can automate their functions via smartphones, computers and tablets.

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Why Elon Musk Is This Era's Big, Tech Rock Star [0.17]

Posted on July 20, 2017, 12:48 p.m. by Forbes Real Time @ [source]

These days, it seems to be all about business magnate, investor, engineer and all-around cool guy Elon Musk. Musk seems fairly humble, affable, human.

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NBA 2K18 releases on September 15 for pre-order customers. Soon, we'll find out how many of those features and enhancements made it into NBA 2K18.

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Electric Vehicles: Imminent Breakout Or Breakdown? [0.05]

Posted on July 18, 2017, 12:49 p.m. by Forbes Real Time @ [source]

The media flavor of the day is “Peak Oil Demand.” It's being predicted due to plummeting battery costs for electric vehicles, which are on the verge of reaching a point where electric vehicles become competitive with internal combustion vehicles, resulting in a drop in oil consumption. His effort was widely heralded in the media, notwithstanding the obvious, and enormous, challenges.

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Economy: Better Chance Of A Boom Than A Bust [0.08]

Posted on July 18, 2017, 2:57 a.m. by Forbes Real Time @ [source]

This week started with a better-than-expected growth number out of China, which is always good, given a China slowdown scenario has been a persistent worry in the fragile, long and slow global economy recovery.

If we consider where the economy is today, relative to a year ago, things are much better (globally).

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Here are five things in technology that happened this past week and how they affect your business. Did you miss them?

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