Laughter is Good Medicine

Laughter is Good Medicine

Anthropological research suggests laughter and humor are genetically built-in, and that humor, historically, has functioned as “a social glue.” The critical laughter trigger for most people is not necessarily a joke or funny movie, but rather another person Many studies support the notion that optimism has a beneficial influence on your health. The Big Q: What […]

Op-Ed: AEMC CEO Michael on the State of the Movie Business Today and Going Forward

Op-Ed: AEMC CEO Michael on the State of the Movie Business Today and Going Forward

$AEMC, $DIS, $CMCSA, $LGF “The movie business as we have know it for the past 2 decades is dying, but that has not stopped Archer’s plan to make films, as the paradigm is shifting,” — Michael Selsman, President of Archer Entertainment Media Communications (OTC:AEMC). “Franchise fatigue is killing the movies, as movies for 12 year-old […]

Did You Know, You Can Drink Too Much Water…

Did You Know, You Can Drink Too Much Water…

We all know some things are really bad for our health. Smoking, binge drinking, and processed foods are all unhealthy, but hang on it does not stop there. Drinking too much water, wearing cheap sunglasses, and taking the window seat on a plane are just some of the other surprising things that can cause damage […]

Thai Government Officially Combating ‘Fake News’

Thai Government Officially Combating ‘Fake News’

Wednesday, Thailand’s government announced a plan to set up a center to combat unverified news on social media platforms, rejecting concerns that it might be used to suppress free speech. The planned center’s goal would be to fight all kinds of fake news, with a focus on misinformation about disasters and financial matters, Minister of […]

The Violence in Hong Kong is Being Condemned Around the World

The Violence in Hong Kong is Being Condemned Around the World

Foreign government officials and experts are expressing their condemnation of the violence perpetrated by radical demonstrators in Hong Kong. Emphasizing the significance of “1 country, 2 systems” for the development of Hong Kong, they also voiced their support for the legitimate actions taken by the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR) government and Hong Kong […]

Cats Know Their Names, and Ignore Their Owners

Cats Know Their Names, and Ignore Their Owners

The Big Q: Is your cat ignoring you? The Big A: Likely, Yes. Cats owners give their furry friends the benefit of the doubt, but the chances are they know their own names and are just ignoring our calls, a study suggests. A group of researchers from Japan recently determined this by conducting a series of experiments over […]

French ‘Yellow Vest’ Protesters Out in the Streets of Paris for 21st Weekend

French ‘Yellow Vest’ Protesters Out in the Streets of Paris for 21st Weekend

Protesters from the ‘yellow vest‘ movement are on the streets of France for a 21st weekend running, with 1000’s gathered for a march across Paris. Paris police have fine-tuned their strategy of being more mobile and proactive to counter eventual violence since the 1st Saturday of protests on 17 November. The Champs-Elysees is off-limits to […]

Dems Connect Marijuana to Social Justice

Dems Connect Marijuana to Social Justice

FLASH: Democrats have connected legalized marijuana to social justice to pull in Millennial and African-American voters. Can you imagine having a conversation with someone who is ‘stoned’? “A Democrat who is not on board with legalization or addressing it in terms of repairing harms brought by prohibition for decades is going to have a tough […]

Why We Started Archer Entertainment Media Company Again

Why We Started Archer Entertainment Media Company Again

$AEMC A decade ago, a group of us were engaged in manufacturing filmed entertainment under the title of Archer Entertainment Media Communications. It was a publicly traded Company – its trading symbol AEMC. It still is. There were more important subjects then to occupy us – politics, regional conflicts, questions about inoculations, and a subject […]

Loneliness is a Significant Problem in the US

Loneliness is a Significant Problem in the US

Loneliness is a significant problem in the United States but is not an epidemic, according to a new study. The American Enterprise Institute released its “Survey on Community and Society” and found the loneliness epidemic that some have claimed exists in America is overblown. “Loneliness is a significant problem in America, but it may not […]

It Is Never Too Late to Start a Business

It Is Never Too Late to Start a Business

Entrepreneurship may seem like a young person’s game, not True! When we are young, in the US we have the freedom to fail and more time to recover from unsuccessful ventures. But, as we grow older, many tend to become more risk averse. Now, though, there are several reasons people can/should consider starting a small […]

Diamonds 2019: Industry Trends

Diamonds 2019: Industry Trends

Year 2018 will go down as the year when lab-grown diamonds, made for decades as an inexpensive alternative to mined stones for industrial purposes, cracked the consumer market, largely thanks to millennials’ evolving shopping tastes. The entry of new actors in the synthetic sector, particularly giant producer De Beers and its Lightbox brand, has created even […]

Social Media Can Increase Loneliness

Social Media Can Increase Loneliness

Social Media Can Increase Loneliness For the billions of young people who seek community and connection on social media, new research warns their search may be in vain. Instead, spending too much time on Facebook, Snapchat and Instagram may actually increase the risk of depression and loneliness. So concludes a small analysis that tracked the […]

Selfies May Be Bad for Peoples’ Health

Selfies May Be Bad for Peoples’ Health

Selfies May Be Bad for Peoples’ Health Some medical experts are now warning that photo-editing tools that make people look more perfect online than in real life may be a health threat. The wave of altered photos on social media is changing perceptions of beauty, and that can trigger a pre-occupation with appearance that leads […]

Facebook’s (NASDAQ:FB) CEO in Awe of Team Trump’s Social Media Marketing

Facebook’s (NASDAQ:FB) CEO in Awe of Team Trump’s Social Media Marketing

Facebook’s (NASDAQ:FB) CEO In Awe of Team Trump’s Social Media Marketing $FB Facebook (NASDAQ:FB) insiders were in awe of Donald Trump’s campaign marketing on the social media platform, and viewed it as 1 of the most imaginative strategies ever. According to reports, CEO Mark Zuckerberg put in a secret call after the election to congratulate […]

Twitter, Bloomberg and Stocktwits Enhance Services

Twitter, Bloomberg and Stocktwits Enhance Services

Twitter, Bloomberg and Stocktwits Enhance Services Bloomberg announced today the expansion of its relationship with Twitter, launching a real-time feed of curated Twitter data, so that enterprise clients can incorporate the most financially relevant content into their trading algorithms. Built on the back of Bloomberg’s robust Natural Language Processing techniques and available through the company’s […]

China Officially says, “Keep calm, do not inflame trade row with US”

China Officially says, “Keep calm, do not inflame trade row with US”

China Officially says, “Keep calm, do not inflame trade row with US” $DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $RUTX, $VXX China is not ‘happy’ about Washington’s hard line on trade, but has controlled coverage of the dust-up in its media, limiting open commentary and banning attacks on US President Donald Trump. Beijing has issued unusually strict rules limiting […]

97 Percent of all Governments are Now on Twitter

97 Percent of all Governments are Now on Twitter

U.S. President Donald Trump is the most followed world leader on Twitter, with 52 million followers on his @realDonaldTrump account which has more than doubled since taking office on January 20, 2017, according to the newly released 2018 Twiplomacy study by BCW, a top-three and the first truly integrated global communications agency in the world. […]

Defeating Loneliness it this Social Media World

Defeating Loneliness it this Social Media World

Defeating Loneliness it this Social Media World Chances are, you or someone you know has been struggling with loneliness. And that can be a serious problem. Loneliness and weak real social connections are associated with a reduction in lifespan similar to that caused by smoking 15 cigarettes a day and even greater than that associated with obesity. […]

Facebook (NASDAQ:FB) Fades, as Teens Migrate to YouTube

Facebook (NASDAQ:FB) Fades, as Teens Migrate to YouTube

Facebook (NASDAQ:FB) Fades, as Teens Migrate to YouTube $FB YouTube is dominating social media use among teenagers, as Facebook (NASDAQ:FB) fades from popularity, according to a new survey. APew Research Center survey shows that 85% of US teens, ages 13 to 17, use YouTube, compared with 72% for the Facebook-owned Instagram and 69% for Snapchat. Use […]

RNC to Facebook, Twitter: Don’t ‘Suppress Conservative Voices’

RNC to Facebook, Twitter: Don’t ‘Suppress Conservative Voices’

RNC to Facebook, Twitter: Don’t ‘Suppress Conservative Voices’ $FB, TWTR Friday, Republican National Committee (NYSE) Chairwoman Ronna McDaniel said the party is so concerned about social media companies filtering out conservative ideas and viewpoints ahead of the November midterms that it has reached out to Facebook (NASDAQ:FB) and Twitter (NYSE:TWTR) to share its concerns. “We’ve […]

“Regulation of Social Media Firms Is ‘Inevitable'”

“Regulation of Social Media Firms Is ‘Inevitable

“Regulation of Social Media Firms Is ‘Inevitable’” $FB Facebook (NYSE:FB) CEO Mark Zuckerberg told a House oversight panel Wednesday that he believes it is “inevitable” there will be regulation of the social media industry and also disclosed to lawmakers that his own data was included in the personal information sold to malicious third parties. “The […]

Obama Interfered in President Trump’s Election

Obama Interfered in President Trump’s Election

Obama Interfered in President Trump’s Election $FB President Barack Hussein Obama Pressured Mark Zuckerberg to Crush Trump on Facebook After Donald Trump’s election, Mark Zuckerberg came under tremendous pressure to use Facebook (NASDAQ:FB) for the Democrats’ Resistance. All the bludgeons were brought out: Russian bots, Fake News, that Facebook handed an unearned victory to President […]

Facebook (NASDAQ:FB) Warns, “…not good for democracy”

Facebook (NASDAQ:FB) Warns, “…not good for democracy”

Facebook (NASDAQ:FB) Warns, “not good for democracy” $FB Monday, Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) warned that it can offer no assurance that social media was good for democracy, but the company said it was trying what it could to stop alleged meddling in elections. The sharing of false or misleading headlines on social media has become a […]

Donald Trump Is ‘Greatest Brander’ in US History

Donald Trump Is ‘Greatest Brander’ in US History

Donald Trump Is ‘Greatest Brander’ in US History Blue collar billionaire, US whose gift for “articulating things at the most simplistic level” and social media use has upgraded the way people campaign, today, just as Presidents Kennedy and Ronald Reagan did a generation ago, The President’s 1st campaign manager Cory Lewandowski declared Friday on TV that Donald […]

Weak 13: NFL Attendance Crisis Continues

Weak 13: NFL Attendance Crisis Continues

Week 13:  NFL Attendance Crisis Continues Empty Seats Greatly Outnumber Spectators last week Week 13 does not appear to be the National Football League’s (NFL) lucky number as photos of stadiums across the league still show an awful lot of empty seats. Meanwhile, the sad in-person attendance mirrors the continually plummeting TV ratings. With last […]

Saudi Arabia’s New Mega City NEOM is Crown Prince’s Desert Dream

Saudi Arabia’s New Mega City NEOM is Crown Prince’s Desert Dream

Saudi Arabia’s New Mega City NEOM is Crown Prince’s Desert Dream Future reforms are expected to cut subsidies, raise taxes, overhaul the education system Saudi Arabia’s planned $500-B mega-city is an oasis of stunning cliffs, sandy beaches and high-tech projects powered by wind and solar energy where robots outnumber humans and a cosmopolitan lifestyle offers […]

President Trump, “Social Media ‘Only Way for Me to Get Truth Out'”

President Trump, “Social Media ‘Only Way for Me to Get Truth Out

President Trump, “Social Media ‘Only Way for Me to Get Truth Out’” $TWTR President Donald Trump defended his use of social media, saying it is the “only way to get the truth out.” Trump remarks came as he ripped into the news media in a Tuesday morning tweet:  Follow Donald J. Trump ✔@realDonaldTrump Only the Fake […]

Anxiety is America’s #1 Mental Health Problem

Anxiety is America’s #1 Mental Health Problem

Anxiety is America’s #1 Mental Health Problem An estimated 40-M Americans, about 18% of the population over 18 anni, struggle with anxiety, including more than 50% of all American college students Anxiety is the new depression, recent research shows anxiety, a condition characterized by constant and overwhelming worry and fear, is now 800% more prevalent […]

Health Benefits of Hugs and Hugging

Health Benefits of Hugs and Hugging

Health Benefits of Hugs and Hugging Health benefits that result from hugs and  hugging include a reduction in feelings of sadness, lower blood pressure, slowed heart rate, reduced anxiety and increased compassion Hugs are healthy for our emotional and physical well-being. Even a 10-sec hug may give you most of the benefits listed above. Based […]

How GCC Family Philanthropy Creates a Lasting Impact

How GCC Family Philanthropy Creates a Lasting Impact

How GCC Family Philanthropy Creates a Lasting Impact Ramy Sfeir examines the ways family businesses can make a difference to their communities Family businesses in the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) are major forces in regional philanthropy, supporting a wide range of causes. And as they undergo important internal changes, with new generations taking control, these […]

F1: Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Maintains Media Blackout at Meblourne

F1: Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Maintains Media Blackout at Meblourne

F1: Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Maintains Media Blackout at Melbourne $RACE, $LMCA, $TWTR Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Team boss Maurizio Arrivabene has defended his team’s media access blackout in F 1, insisting The Scuderia is trying to do its best for fans. The Maranello team has not made leading team figures available for the media so far this season, […]

Muslim Brotherhood Infiltrating Swedish Society

Muslim Brotherhood Infiltrating Swedish Society

Muslim Brotherhood Infiltrating Swedish Society Swedish government report: Muslim Brotherhood infiltrating organizations and political parties, building parallel society Aided by a politically correct culture of “tolerance,” and, of course, the stigmatization of anyone who speaks out as an “Islamophobe.” For a minute, I thought this report was talking about the United States. “Aided by a […]

Conservatism is Changing in The Trump Era

Conservatism is Changing in The Trump Era

Conservatism is Changing in The Trump Era Decades of intellectual and political activity preceded the election of Ronald Reagan in 1980. William F. Buckley Jr. founded National Review in 1955. A little less than a decade later, National Review publisher William Rusher helped orchestrate Barry Goldwater’s presidential nomination. The following year, 1965, Buckley ran for […]

Globalization, a New World or a Dead End

Globalization, a New World or a Dead End

Globalization, a New World or a Dead End Economic globalization is at a Crossroad, the next step to be taken by major players will lead to either a New World or a Dead End. The world is a place in time when protectionism, populism and isolationism are on the rise in the developed countries, as […]

PixelFlik Super Photo Booth in Action

PixelFlik Super Photo Booth in Action pixelFlik product’s use as super photo booth at Cal State University Fullerton’s largest annual fundraiser concert event. pixelFlik is a photo and video sharing service that allows users to easily and instantly share what they want, with who they want, in full-resolution IRVINE, Calif. September 2, 2016 – Badu […]

Facebook Inc(NASDAQ:FB) HEFFX Outlook

Facebook Inc(NASDAQ:FB) HEFFX Outlook

Facebook Inc(NASDAQ:FB) HEFFX Outlook HEFFX Notes Facebook Overall, the bias in prices is: Upwards. Short term: Prices are stalling. Intermediate term: Prices are trending. Note: this chart shows extraordinary price action to the upside. The projected upper bound is: 127.99. The projected lower bound is: 120.41. The projected closing price is: 124.20. FACEBOOK INC A […]

Imax Home Premier (NYSE:IMAX), the $10-K Secure Set-Top Box

Imax Home Premier (NYSE:IMAX), the $10-K Secure Set-Top Box

Imax Home Premier (NYSE:IMAX), the $10-K Secure Set-Top Box $IMAX Imax Private Theatre is being marketed to the growing number of high-net-worth individuals in China and the Middle East.  Viewers get the highest-quality cinematic experience available, and they will also be able to watch new releases just as they open in theaters, this is a radical development for Hollywood. Imax […]

UAE and Saudi Arabia Form Co-ordination Council

UAE and Saudi Arabia Form Co-ordination Council

UAE and Saudi Arabia Form Co-ordination Council The United Arab Emirates (UAE) and Saudi Arabia have agreed to set up a co-ordination council between the 2 countries in a bid to boost relations and increase bi-lateral collaboration. The signing ceremony for the launch of the council was held at the Peace Palace in Jeddah and […]