Americans are falling in love with football and we should all be worried

Watching Americans fall in love with football is like watching the fires of Mount Doom light up the dark sky over Mordor. Here in this bar, described by several online listicles as “the best soccer venue in the city,” I am Gandalf gazing at a pulsating orange glow in the distance with foreboding — a … Read more

Why USMNT should gain confidence from disappointing draw with England

AL KHOR, Qatar — The last time the U.S. men’s national team was here, sitting in a sweaty locker room after a World Cup draw with England, the editors at the New York Post were concocting a headline that accurately captured America’s delight. “USA WINS 1-1,” the tabloid bellowed in 2010, and inside that U.S. … Read more

Black Friday Is Finally Here — These Are All the Sales You Absolutely Should Not Miss

After weeks of early deals, retailers have finally brought out the big discounts for . It’s time to roll up your sleeves, grab your holiday wish-lists and get shopping. Places , and got started early,  but they saved the best for Black Friday. Get all of your holiday shopping done — without having to deal … Read more

I Inherited $50K. What Should I Do With It?

It’s not uncommon for people to receive . But it’s less common for them to make the most financially advantageous decisions about what to do with their newly acquired assets. If you inherit a significant amount, such as $50,000, a strategy for wisely handling a windfall could likely include making a long-term plan for your … Read more

10 Things You Should Discuss With Your Financial Advisor Before 2023

Before 2022 comes to a close, advisors should kick off discussions with clients on a range of subjects, including retirement, investing, insurance and taxes. For many of these topics, there are year-end deadlines or contribution cut-offs that are important to note. Missing them could result in penalties, higher tax bills and other financial repercussions. To … Read more

France’s answer on abortion: Should constitution include woman’s right to choose?

Who would have thought that a Supreme Court ruling in the United States could trigger a constitutional amendment in France? After all, there is zero threat here to a woman’s right to terminate a pregnancy on the books since 1975. Earlier this month we saw the blowback in the US to that June decision by … Read more

Goldman’s forecast for stocks over the next 3 months isn’t pretty—and investors should expect ‘less pain but also no gai

Despite a parade of from Wall Street this year, Goldman Sachs’ strategists still believe a “” is likely. But that doesn’t mean stock market investors should celebrate. The 153-year-old investment bank’s equity research team, led by chief U.S. equity strategist David Kostin, said this week that they believe the S&P 500 will drop roughly 10% … Read more

Rugby chiefs ‘should consider resigning’ over Worcester fiasco

The chief executives of both the RFU and Premiership Rugby were asked whether they ought not to resign as they were accused by MPs of presiding over “failure on an epic scale” and In a grilling that lasted over an hour at Portcullis House in Westminster, the RFU’s Bill Sweeney and PRL’s Simon Massie-Taylor were … Read more