Mario Batali Acquittal Underscores Perils of #MeToo Cases | New York News

Mario Batali Acquittal Underscores Perils of #MeToo Cases |  New York News

By PHILIP MARCELO, Associated Press BOSTON (AP) — Bill Cosby was released from prison when his conviction that he drugged and assaulted a woman was overturned. Quarterback Deshaun Watson landed a record-setting $230 million contract, despite an investigation into claims he assaulted 22 women. Celebrity chef Mario Batali was acquitted this week on just the … Read more

Beck Center for the Arts unveils 2022-23 season featuring ‘Ghost,’ ‘Elf the Musical,’ ‘Doubt: A Parable,’ more

Beck Center for the Arts unveils 2022-23 season featuring ‘Ghost,’ ‘Elf the Musical,’ ‘Doubt: A Parable,’ more

LAKEWOOD, Ohio — Beck Center for the Arts has unveiled its 2022-23 professional theater season. The seven-show lineup offers something for everybody including a Pulitzer Prize-winning drama, a musical based on one of the most popular movies of the 1990s and the return of a beloved holiday classic. “This is definitely a season of high … Read more

Where to find live and local entertainment May 12-19, 2022 | Night Music

Where to find live and local entertainment May 12-19, 2022 |  Night Music

Thursday, May 12 MusicThe Boat House, N2062 S. Lake Shore Drive, Lake Geneva—Joey Halbur, 6 pm Café Carpe, 18 S. Water St., Fort Atkinson—Katie Scullin and Corey Hart, 7:30 pm Flat Iron Tap, 150 Center St., Suite 2007, Lake Geneva—WALSKI, 6:30 pm Gar-Mins Bottoms Up, 3360 S. Riverside Drive, Beloit—Gas Can Alley, 6 pm Lake … Read more

‘Jeopardy!’ host: What happened to Ken Jennings? Is Mayim Bialik the host?

‘Jeopardy!’  host: What happened to Ken Jennings?  Is Mayim Bialik the host?

Ken Jennings is taking a break from hosting “Jeopardy!” — but not for too long. “I’m handing the keys back to the talented actor-producer-writer-director (!) @missmayim for a few months,” Jennings tweeted on May 7, the day after “Jeopardy!” champ Mattea Roach’s winning streak came to an end. “We are lucky to have her! Thanks … Read more

Denny Hamlin – No. 11 Sport Clips Toyota Camry TRD Preview – AdventHealth 400 at Kansas Speedway

Denny Hamlin – No.  11 Sport Clips Toyota Camry TRD Preview – AdventHealth 400 at Kansas Speedway

No. 11 Sport Clips Toyota Camry TRD News and Notes HAMLIN AT KANSAS: Denny Hamlin is a three-time NASCAR Cup Series winner at Kansas Speedway. After picking up his first win at the track in 2012, Hamlin earned back-to-back victories at Kansas in October 2019 and July 2020. He has posted three top-five finishes in … Read more

Opinion | ‘If Economists Are So Smart, Why Ain’t They Rich?’

Opinion |  ‘If Economists Are So Smart, Why Ain’t They Rich?’

After I wrote a newsletter last month on how economists’ views differ from those of ordinary people, I got emails to the effect of, “If economists are so smart, why ain’t they rich?” I’m not an economist, so the question doesn’t ruffle my feathers. The possible explanations, though, are interesting — sometimes funny, sometimes kind … Read more