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Piggy Bank History, Mark Cuban Advice, and Taliban-Style Fate

By November 14, 2023No Comments

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Joke of the Day: An Apple store near where I live got robbed.

$25k worth of merchandise was stolen. The police said that they will get both computers back.

Keeping up with America

U.S. Forces Under Fire in Middle East as America Slides Towards Brink: A defective drone in Iraq may have helped keep America from being dragged deeper into a widening Middle East conflict.

Ron Baron expects SpaceX’s Starlink to go public around 2027: Billionaire investor Ron Baron told CNBC on Friday that he expects SpaceX to IPO its Starlink satellite internet service “in 2027 or so.”

After barren shelves and eye-watering price mark-ups, is the Sriracha shortage over?: The superheated Sriracha shortage that made stomachs growl for a tangy sweet dash of spiciness is showing signs of cooling off.

Credit agency Moody’s cuts outlook on US government to negative: Company cites ‘continued political polarization’ and risks to the nation’s fiscal strength as reason for change

How the memory and legacy of a fallen Army sergeant lives on through his family: At Arlington National Cemetery, the final lines of 400,000 life stories are etched on marble, and each ending is sad to someone.

Around the World

Translators for German UN troops in Mali fear Taliban-style fate: Translators who work for German peacekeepers in Mali have told the BBC they fear for their lives as the UN mission winds up its mission in the West African country.

The United States and South Korea closed ranks behind common approaches to North Korea, Russia and China on Thursday, vowing to continue to support Ukraine against Russia’s invasion and boosting humanitarian aid to Palestinian civilians in Gaza caught in Israel’s war against Hamas.

Lets Talk Business and Tech

Focus on the Problems Artificial Intelligence Is Causing Today: Much of the time, discussions about artificial intelligence are far removed from the realities of how it’s used in today’s world.

Need Business Advice? Mark Cuban’s New Venture Gives Entrepreneurs a Direct Line to Industry Titans–for Free: The MCC Network is Mark Cuban’s way of opening dialogue between established founders and aspiring entrepreneurs.

Israel hopes technology will help it fight in Hamas’s tunnels: The “Gaza Metro” presents a big headache for the IDF.

Richer, Wiser, Happier

In Partnership with: Bankrate

Why did the piggy bank take the form of a pig ? Let’s discover the historical origin of piggy banks, their economic and educational role, their popularity and cultural evolution, as well as the diversification of piggy bank forms.

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Sports and Showbiz Shenanigans

Two-time Super Bowl winner looking to sign with an NFL contender right now: ‘I’m just waiting for that call’ | NBA Rumors: Teams Monitoring the “Potential Downfall” of the Bulls

‘Inside Out 2’ Makes Disney History as Studio’s Biggest Animated Trailer Launch | Gordon Ramsay and Wife Tana Welcome Baby No. 6

Netflix Unveils ‘Dead Boy Detectives’ First Look | SAG-AFTRA President Fran Drescher: AI protection was nearly ‘deal breaker’ in actors strike

 Life Hacks to Hack Your Life

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Unleash Your Creativity with These 10 Enchanting DIY Crafts!

I Make This Omega-3-Packed Recipe Every Week—Here’s Why You Should, Too

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