How War in Europe Boosts the U.S. Economy

The Wall Street Journal

Tom Fairless

The U.S. is benefiting from European spending on jet fighters.
The U.S. is benefiting from European spending on jet fighters. – bo amstrup/Agence France-Presse/Getty Images

Proponents of support for Ukraine usually invoke U.S. strategic interests or moral obligations. Lately, they are making a more … read more “How War in Europe Boosts the U.S. Economy”

What Elon Musk has to fear from China’s ‘Tesla killer’

The Week

Joel Mathis, The Week US

 BYD Co. E5 electric vehicles in taxi livery at a lot in Shenzhen, China, on Wednesday, Jan. 17, 2024.
BYD Co. E5 electric vehicles in taxi livery at a lot in Shenzhen, China, on Wednesday, Jan. 17, 2024.

They’re calling it the “Tesla killer.”

A Chinese company, BYD, last year overtook Teslaread more “What Elon Musk has to fear from China’s ‘Tesla killer’”

Star Wars’ Ian McDiarmid on Rey Twist: ‘It’s a Horrible Idea to Think of Palpatine Having Sex’

Super Hero Hype

Brandon Schreur

Ian McDiarmid, who plays Emperor Palpatine in the Star Wars franchise, says it’s a “horrible idea” to imagine his character having sex.

Speaking with Empire Magazine, McDiarmid discussed on his role in the … read more “Star Wars’ Ian McDiarmid on Rey Twist: ‘It’s a Horrible Idea to Think of Palpatine Having Sex’”

Welcome to My World: S1 E2: To a Hammer, Everything’s a Nail

“A starship utilizing active camouflage: The Holy Grail of Stealth, finally. Hiding in plain sight, it subverts your gaze. Likewise, in outer space, it is indistinguishable from the starscape at all sublight velocities. Additionally, no warp bubble’s telling wake, whatsoever, … read more “Welcome to My World: S1 E2: To a Hammer, Everything’s a Nail”

Injustice, The Gods among us (De iniustitia Deorum in nobis) — series is on hiatus

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Kirstjen Michele Nielsen (Olivia Taylor Dudley), the Alice Quinn of SyFy channel’s The Magicians

That darkest of places, where the monsters always win. A place where, even in the daylight, the endless night prevails.

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