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March 7, 2021


The new border chaos: a crisis of Biden’s own making

Rich Lowry A crisis is a terrible thing to create. This, nonetheless, is what President Biden has done at the southern border. His rhetoric during the campaign suggesting an open-handed approach to migrants coming to the US, and his early moves to undo Donald Trump’s border policies, are creating a......

Milan keep Serie A title race alive, Ibra’s tone-deaf comments, Chelsea-Man United lessons, Barca chaos

Milan rose to the challenge of Roma this weekend, putting the derby defeat behind them and keeping the pressure on Inter in the title race. Antonietta Baldassarre/Insidefoto/LightRocket via Getty Images The weekend in soccer was full of surprises, drama and action as per usual. AC Milan and Inter Milan both won......

Angry customers show up at Robinhood’s headquarters in the wake of GameStop trading chaos

CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Some Robinhood traders who can’t get in touch with customer service are trying another tactic: showing up at its front door. A handful of Robinhood’s clients have driven to the start-up’s headquarters in California, demanding to speak to a representative......

‘We’ve lost the line’: Police describe Capitol chaos

Politico.com – For more and to sign up click here Police officers defending the Capitol were subjected to bear spray, tasers and blows from metal rods during the Jan. 6 riots, according to testimony shared by Rep. Eric Swalwell. Swalwell (D-Calif.) played a series of police radio calls and videos......

Why investors were willing to write Robinhood a $3 billion check during the GameStop chaos

CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Vlad Tenev, Robinhood Source: Robinhood Robinhood’s ability to add hundreds of thousands of new customers during a week of chaos, along with its IPO prospects, convinced Silicon Valley backers that a multi-billion-dollar cash infusion was worth it. CNBC spoke to......

Virginia, Florida State Losses Create Chaos for ACC Race

Sports Illustrated
http://www.si.com/.image/c_limit%2Ccs_srgb%2Cfl_progressive%2Ch_1200%2Cq_auto:good%2Cw_1200/MTc4NjA5MDM4OTQ1MTY3MTM2/keve-aluma-.jpg Madeline Coleman The ACC’s top two programs went down in flaming fashion Saturday, making for an exciting conference race. Virginia Tech and Georgia Tech pulled off crucial upsets over No. 8 Virginia and No. 16 Florida State, respectively, and both were commanding victories.  The Hokies outscored the Cavaliers 44-22......

The Silicon Valley Start-Up That Caused Wall Street Chaos

New York Times
The online trading app Robinhood became a cultural phenomenon and a Silicon Valley darling with a promise to wrest the stock market away from Wall Street’s traditional gatekeepers and “let the people trade” — making it as easy to put millions of dollars at risk as it is to summon......

‘You’ve got to have a cop on the beat’: Elizabeth Warren slams SEC over GameStop chaos

CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass. Tom Williams | CQ-Roll Call, Inc. | Getty Images Sen. Elizabeth Warren lambasted the Securities and Exchange Commission on Thursday, blaming the regulator and its failure to act for a chaotic dayslong blitz of market speculation.......

Italy’s Prime Minister to Quit, Adding Political Chaos To Pandemic

New York Times
New York Times – For more and to sign up click here Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte of Italy will offer his resignation on Tuesday, his office said on Monday evening, likely triggering the collapse of Italy’s teetering government and plunging the country deeper into political chaos as it faces a......

Political chaos won’t make a dent in the market. Here’s why

CNBC – For more and to sign up click here The Capitol is seen behind a fence and a sign, in Washington, U.S., January 15, 2021. Joshua Roberts | Reuters History tends to repeat itself, for better or worse. On Wednesday, January 6th, 2021, the U.S Capitol Building was invaded......

Two Weeks of Chaos for Deshaun Watson and the Texans

Sports Illustrated
http://www.si.com/.image/c_limit%2Ccs_srgb%2Cfl_progressive%2Ch_1200%2Cq_auto:good%2Cw_1200/MTc4MjYxOTQzNTc5MDU5ODIx/dcoveasterby2_hzc.jpg Greg Bishop and Jenny Vrentas On the eve of the finale of the Texans’ lost 2020 season, Jack Easterby preached. In the preceding weeks, as scrutiny both inside and outside the building swelled around the character coach turned acting GM, Easterby seemed to some to have been keeping a......

Despite Chaos and Big Losses, Republicans Still Control Most of Georgia

New York Times
Some reckoning has already begun. This week, Erick Erickson, the influential conservative radio host and Trump critic, called for the resignation of the chairman of the Georgia Republican Party, David Shafer, a staunch supporter of the president who also promulgated claims of electoral fraud after Mr. Trump’s loss. Mr. Erickson......

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