2008

Kamala Harris picks up endorsement of South Carolina grassroots activist group

Kamala Harris picks up endorsement of South Carolina grassroots activist group

South Carolina is a big part of Sen. Kamala Harris’ presidential primary strategy, and she just picked up a significant endorsement in that effort. Harris has won the endorsement of the Reckoning
What is this potato that PepsiCo is obsessing over in India?

What is this potato that PepsiCo is obsessing over in India?

The company has registered many varieties of potatoes.
Palin: It was a “gut punch” not to be invited to McCain’s funeral

Palin: It was a “gut punch” not to be invited to McCain’s funeral

"They didn't have to embarrass me and embarrass others..." The post Palin: It was a “gut punch” not to be invited to McCain’s funeral appeared first on Hot Air.
India-born former McKinsey chief says the jury that convicted him was “suspicious of immigrants”

India-born former McKinsey chief says the jury that convicted him was “suspicious of immigrants”

Gupta maintains his innocence well after his 2016 release following his two-year incarceration.
What will cause the next recession? Risky corporate debt is a good bet

What will cause the next recession? Risky corporate debt is a good bet

US households are in good shape to withstand the next recession. Corporations? Not so much.
The downside of Narendra Modi’s social media savvy

The downside of Narendra Modi’s social media savvy

Media and social media will be major battlegrounds for political parties in the run-up to the 2019 general elections in India. Prime minister Narendra Modi’s…

The Leadership Revelation Kendra Scott Had That Saved Her Company During the Recession

When the 2008 financial crisis hit, Kendra Scott found her business network begin to crumble and didn't want to show weakness or doubt as CEO. One revelation showed her that transparency was the key
Alleged bomber Cesar Sayoc lost a home in the financial crisis

Alleged bomber Cesar Sayoc lost a home in the financial crisis

Cesar Sayoc, arrested today in connection with bombs sent to public figures criticized by US president Donald Trump, was swept up in the 2008 housing…
Huh: 2008 McCain campaign vets Steve Schmidt, Nicolle Wallace, and John Weaver also not invited to his funeral

Huh: 2008 McCain campaign vets Steve Schmidt, Nicolle Wallace, and John Weaver also not invited to his funeral

Out. The post Huh: 2008 McCain campaign vets Steve Schmidt, Nicolle Wallace, and John Weaver also not invited to his funeral appeared first on Hot Air.
Palin not invited to McCain’s funeral?

Palin not invited to McCain’s funeral?

"The Palin family will always cherish their friendship with the McCains..." The post Palin not invited to McCain’s funeral? appeared first on Hot Air.
Melania Next To Flip? Still Hungover From 2008 8.27.18

Melania Next To Flip? Still Hungover From 2008 8.27.18

In episode 220, Jack and special guest host Laci Mosley are joined by super producer Anna Hossnieh to discuss how Crazy Rich Asians is a culture phenomenon, the possible biggest flip in the Trump
Ten Years After

Ten Years After

George Packer reports on how the financial crisis of 2008 was years in the making, and the lasting impact it has had on American political life.

Junkyard Find: 2008 Saturn Astra XE

Remember the Saturn Astra? A Belgian-built Opel Astra, it was supposed to replace the Ion, but GM had a few distractions around that time and axed the Saturn Astra early in 2009… followed by the
Sara Bareilles revealed “Love Song” wasn’t written about a “he”

Sara Bareilles revealed “Love Song” wasn’t written about a “he”

Forget everything you thought you knew about Sara Bareilles’ break out song, “Love Song.” When the hit dropped in 2007, “Love Song”…
This is exactly what you were doing on your prom day 10 years ago

This is exactly what you were doing on your prom day 10 years ago

Time flies when you’re having fun, but it’s still always a little surprising when you realize an entire decade has passed you…
We asked three feng shui masters for Donald Trump’s forecast on the year of the dog

We asked three feng shui masters for Donald Trump’s forecast on the year of the dog

It’s going to be a ruff year for Trump. In Chinese culture, it’s widely believed that people born under the same zodiac sign as the…
2017 was the year of retail’s existential reckoning

2017 was the year of retail’s existential reckoning

The stress had been building on American retailers for some time, but in 2017, it simply became too much to bear. Before the year was…
Buying infant milk powder is still a really scary thing in China

Buying infant milk powder is still a really scary thing in China

It’s been almost a decade since China’s infamous milk powder scandal came to light—when tainted formula killed six infants. The trauma left by that episode…