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Nvidia’s Bumbling CEO Has An Equally Inept Board

Jen-Hsun Huang, the co-founder, president and chief operating officer of Nvidia Corp. (NASDAQ: NVDA), is reportedly a perfectionist who has little patience for screw-ups by employees.  Too bad he isn't ...
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Sharp: “We’re not crooks. We’re inept.”

By William Trent, CFA of Stock Market BeatWe recently noted that the price-fixing investigation of LCD makers seemed a little tough to prove, given that the industry pricing model still ...
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Most Photographed Structures in the World

With the advent of smartphones, people now carry cameras with them wherever they go. Every two minutes, the world’s population takes more photos than they did in the entire 19th ...
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Most Overpaid Athletes in Pro Sports

When a player like Kawhi Leonard leads a team all the way to the championship -- and wins, his $23 million a year salary certainly seems worth it to management, ...
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The 40 Best Food Banks in America

Not a single person in the United States needs to go hungry -- enough food is produced in this country to feed the entire population. Yet according to the U.S. ...
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Is Pluto a Planet Again?

Pluto and astronomers have had a complicated relationship over the last couple of decades. If you went to school between 1930, when the icy object was discovered, and 2006, you ...
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The Most Unforgettable Moments in Space Exploration

If Christopher Columbus, Ferdinand Magellan, Amerigo Vespucci, and Vasco Da Gama helped Western civilization in the Age of Discovery reach new worlds, in the Space Age, Yuri Gagarin, John Glenn, ...
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Can Tonix Regain Its Former Glory With New Neurodegenerative Dysfunction Drug?

Tonix Pharma Holding Corp. (NASDAQ: TNXP) shares spiked on Friday after the firm announced that it received a patent from the European Patent Office (EPO) for its “Method for Treating ...
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NFL Teams That Always Fire Their Coaches

Since the beginning of the 2018 NFL season, eight of the league’s 32 teams have fired or parted ways with their head coach. The Arizona Cardinals fired head coach Steve ...
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Apple AirPod bliss

This anecdote came in over the transom from friend-of-the-blog Katherine Anderson:   I was at the Apple store the other day when a young sales associate asked me if ...
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20 Times in History the World Could Have Ended

How close has the world come to meeting its end? Very close, and more times than you think. We know from geologists, paleontologists, and archaeologists that the planet was slammed ...
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Most Popular Seafood Restaurant in Every State

We eat more and more seafood every year in America, including fresh, canned, and cured or smoked fish and shellfish. We ate 16 pounds of seafood per capita in ...
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100 Worst Movies of All Time

“Sa-a-a-d movies always make me cry,” sang Sue Thompson back in 1961. Okay, but what do bad movies do? They make us cringe, nod off, guffaw (when we’re not supposed ...
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The 40 Best Food Banks in America

The United States is, in general, a well-fed country -- at least in the quantity of what we eat. Americans consume an average of 3,682 calories per capita daily, ...
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Must-Visit Hidden Parks in America’s 25 Biggest Cities

Parks and park-like public gardens improve the quality of urban life. What they offer varies from one to the next, but, depending on the particulars, they can be places ...
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