NY cannabis launch turning into bad trip: social justice critics

The launch of New York’s legal cannabis industry is turning into a bad trip — even before the first official marijuana stores have opened for business, social justice critics claim. A group advocating for the first licensed marijuana storefront sellers with prior weed convictions said Friday they’re being set up for failure. The Cannabis Social Equity … Read more

‘The View’ host Alyssa Farah Griffin blasts ‘moron’ Kanye West, warns Holocaust ‘could happen again’

“The View” co-host Alyssa Farah Griffin blasted Kanye West on Friday for spewing anti-Semitic remarks – and bluntly warned that the Holocaust “could happen again” if the public doesn’t speak out against such vile commentary. Griffin called West a “moron” following the rapper’s deranged appearance Thursday on conspiracy theorist Alex Jones’ “Infowars” alongside white supremacist … Read more

Disney execs fumed after Chapek hired McKinsey for restructuring plan: report

Ousted Disney CEO Bob Chapek tapped consulting firm McKinsey in recent months to centralize control of major spending decisions, angering creative execs, a new report said. Chapek hired the firm in September, just two months before the beleaguered CEO’s shocking dismissal last month. Discussions to implement McKinsey’s plans were underway in the weeks leading up … Read more

Sam Bankman-Fried claims he ‘misaccounted’ $8B in FTX funds

Math doesn’t seem to be the MIT graduate’s strength. Disgraced FTX founder Sam Bankman-Fried — an alum of the vaunted university — gave a bizarre explanation for an $8 billion budget shortfall that helped force the doomed cryptocurrency platform into bankruptcy last month — claiming he had simply “misaccounted” the cash. Bankman-Fried scrambled to explain … Read more

Sam Bankman-Fried claims he ‘misaccounted’ $8 billion in FTX funds

Math doesn’t seem to be the MIT graduate’s strength. Disgraced FTX founder Sam Bankman-Fried — an alum of the vaunted university — gave a bizarre explanation for an $8 billion budget shortfall that helped force the doomed cryptocurrency platform into bankruptcy last month — claiming he had simply “misaccounted” the cash. Bankman-Fried scrambled to explain … Read more

John Tyson gets vote of ‘confidence’ to remain CFO

The Tyson Foods board has “continued confidence” in John Tyson’s leadership and will keep him as CFO as he awaits trial after being found allegedly drunk and asleep in a stranger’s home last month.  John Tyson, the great-grandson of the company’s founder who has served as Tyson Foods’ CFO since September, was caught on video … Read more