Trade to Islanders ‘still hasn’t sunk in’ for Bo Horvat

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. — Bo Horvat spoke to reporters on Thursday, along with the rest of the Western Conference All-Stars. But his dais had an Islanders logo on it, a fact he himself was still trying to wrap his head around. “It still hasn’t sunk in, really, yet,” Horvat said, three days after the Islanders … Read more

Dow Jones Futures: Apple, Google, Amazon Skid, Jobs Report Looms; Market Rally Due For Pullback?

Dow Jones futures tilted lower overnight, while S&P 500 futures fell and Nasdaq futures plunged, with Apple stock, Amazon.com (AMZN) and Google parent Alphabet (GOOGL) falling on earnings. Meanwhile, the January jobs report is on tap Friday morning. X The stock market rally generally advanced yet again, but with some divergence. The Nasdaq surged as … Read more

Austin Butler Is Finally Saying Goodbye to His Elvis Presley Accent

Austin Butler‘s burning love for his Elvis accent might be extinguished at long last. The actor, whose lingering Elvis Presley accent has sent the internet ablaze with questions, has finally dropped the vocal mannerisms of the late musician—at least for now. According to Dune actor Dave Bautista, Austin does not sound like Elvis in the upcoming sequel, Dune … Read more

Artificial Intelligence Creates ‘Seinfeld’ Streaming Spinoff ‘Nothing, Forever’ On Twitch – Report Door

The show about nothing now has a spinoff about nothing. The audience is rapidly increasing for “Nothing, Forever,” described as an AI-generated and nonsensical version of “Seinfeld” that streams on Twitch. Motherboard reported on the show on Tuesday. The Twitch account that the show runs on is called @watchmeforever, now has more than 83,000 followers as … Read more

Rangers’ Adam Fox finally gets All-Star Game shot

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. — It feels like an error of accounting that Saturday will be the first time Adam Fox skates in an All-Star Game, and indeed, in some ways it is just that. Had there been an All-Star Game in 2021, when this event was originally meant to visit South Florida, surely Fox would … Read more

Bill Gates said he’d rather fund vaccines to ‘save lives’ than go to Mars, but he thinks someday Elon Musk will be a ‘great philanthropist’

Susan Walsh/AP; Mike Cohen/Getty Images for The New York Times Bill Gates told the BBC he does not think traveling to Mars is a good use of money. “You can buy measles vaccines and save lives for $1,000 per life saved,” Gates explained. He also said he thinks Elon Musk has had a positive impact … Read more

Eli Lilly and Novo Stock Sold Off. Don’t Blame Their Diet Drugs.

Stock in Eli Lilly and Novo Nordisk outperformed last year, largely because of remarkable demand for new drugs that drive weight loss in patients afflicted with diabetes and obesity. Both stocks were lower this week, after the companies reported December quarter results. Lilly (ticker: LLY) was off 4% through Thursday, to $330.70, on investor disappointment … Read more