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Text size Redbox’s 36,000 DVD-rental kiosks are now owned by Chicken Soup for the Soul Entertainment. Dreamtime One of this year’s most surprising tech deals was the acquisition of the movie-rental kiosk chain Redbox by Chicken Soup for the Soul Entertainment . Don’t let the name fool you: Chicken Soup for the Soul is a … Read more

AMC Stock Is Out of Whack With APE Shares. Jim Chanos Is Taking Advantage.

Text size AMC’s market capitalization is higher than it was before the pandemic slammed the theater industry. Justin Sullivan/Getty Images Legendary stock bear Jim Chanos has an arbitrage idea for investors as well as the following meme traders AMC Entertainment . One side of the trade—a short position in the movie-theater company that Chanos discussed … Read more

On Newsstands Now: Here’s Everything You’ll Find in CityBeat’s Latest Issue | Cincinnati News | Cincinnati

click to enlarge Photo: Michael Asher; cover design: Sean Bieri In CityBeat’s latest issue, we examine the partnership between ESPN and the University of Cincinnati’s College-Conservatory of Music. In March 2019, ESPN reached an agreement on a 12-year $1 billion media rights television contract with the American Athletic Conference, leaving member universities with a short … Read more

How ‘The Woman King’ created a warm and epic Dahomey Kingdom for the big screen

Written by Leah Asmelash, CNN As soon as “The Woman King” begins, audiences will know the film is unlike any they’ve seen before. Sharpened nails are pressed into eyes, necks are slit and bodies crumble to the ground as the mighty Agojie warriors, also known as the Dahomey Amazons, impose their will on their enemies. … Read more

What Stocks Are Moving Monday? AMC, Signify Health, Tesla, and Occidental

Text size Traders continue to debate how aggressive the Federal Reserve will be in tightening monetary policy. Timothy A. Clary/AFP via Getty Images Stock futures were falling Monday as Wall Street continued to debate how aggressive the Federal Reserve will be in tightening monetary policy. The Jackson Hole economic symposium, beginning at the end of … Read more

“Don’t Look Up” director McKay gives to climate climate

SACRAMENTO, Calif. — In director Adam McKay’s “Don’t Look Up,” a 2021 satire about two scientists who try in vain to warn the world about a planet-destroying comet, the scientists’ desperate plea for action ultimately doesn’t work. But don’t take that as McKay’s view on the power of activism to change the course of the … Read more

Howard Farber to Sell a Selection of Contemporary Cuban Artworks

Los Carpinteros’s Vanite Courtesy of Christie’s Text size Collector Howard Farber and his wife, Patricia, are unloading a selection of Cuban contemporary art through a Christie’s later this month. Howard Farber was a drummer on Napoleon XIV’s track They’re Coming to Take Me Away, Ha-Ha!, and had a career in film production and real estate … Read more

Book Recommendations from Business and Cultural Leaders

Courtesy of New Harbinger Publications (Stop Walking on Eggshells); Courtesy of Macmillan (All We Are Saying); Courtesy of Riverhead Books (Intimacies); Courtesy of Wiley (The Power of One More); Simon Belcher/Alamy (Holy Bible) Text size Lesley Ma Ming Chu Hsu and Daniel Xu Associate Curator of Asian Art, Department of Modern and Contemporary Art, The … Read more

Music Calendar: Where to find music in the Fort Wayne area | Calendar

Blues MONDAY – G-Money and guests – 7 pm; Club Room at The Clyde, 1806 Bluffton Road; 407-8530. Classical SATURDAY – “Jurassic Park in Concert,” Fort Wayne Philharmonic – 7:30 p.m.; Foellinger Theatre, 3411 Sherman Blvd.; tickets start at $25; 422-4226 or FWPhil.org. Country THURSDAY – Vince Alten – 7 pm; Club Room at The … Read more

R. Kelly acquitted on rigging trial. Why?

CHICAGO – Federal prosecutors this week scored multiple convictions against R. Kelly at the singer’s trial in Chicago, but they lost on the headline charge — that Kelly obstructed justice by rigging his 2008 state child pornography trial, at which jurors acquitted him. Kelly co-defendant and longtime business manager Derrel McDavid was also acquitted on … Read more