Created last year, Meet Cute produces and distributes original romantic comedies in podcast form that focus on “providing the happiness and hope that have become synonymous with the timeless genre,” according to a statement. Developed in three five-minute chapters, each episode will be its own story lasting 15-minutes that relies on the romantic comedy formula that ends in happily ever after. … [Read more...] about Shari Redstone’s Advancit Capital Among Investors in Podcast Company Meet Cute (EXCLUSIVE)
Medium- and small-business owners are seeking mezzanine financing Today, many small to medium size business owners are looking into mezzanine financing to achieve their specific goals when bank debt or other senior debt is no longer an option. Mezzanine financing serves as a means to an end. It is not used as permanent capital, but instead, used as a solution-oriented capital that performs a specific purpose and can later be replaced with a more permanent source of capital. … [Read more...] about Gary Miller: Know what capital structure is and how to use it to grow your business
The Colorado Times Recorder, which first reported on DeVos’ speech at the Museum of the Bible, quoting her saying: “(Former President Abraham Lincoln) too contended with the pro-choice arguments of his day. They suggested that a state’s choice to be slave or to be free had no moral question in it. Well, President Lincoln reminded those pro-choicers that is a vast portion of the American people that do not look upon that matter as being this very little thing. They look upon it as a vast moral evil.” … [Read more...] about Betsy DeVos compares choosing an abortion to choosing to own slaves at Colorado Christian University dinner
At the same time Tomlin spoke about the Brown situation during his season-ending news conference in early January, the wide receiver was on Twitter trying to steal attention, turning a delicate situation into a fiasco. It was bad enough that the Steelers had fallen from 7-2-1 to 9-6-1 and missed the playoffs. It was bad enough that they played the entire season with the drama of running back Le’Veon Bell holding out over a contract dispute. Now Brown, who had been testing Tomlin for years with antics that advanced from playful to disruptive to unforgivable, was a major problem. It may have taken Brown six weeks to request a trade in public, but a divorce has been quietly in the works for some time. … [Read more...] about Brewer: Ego ruined Antonio Brown with the Steelers. Will it poison his trade value, too?
The interesting duo also starred in Arango’s 2015 short of the same name, but in expanding that story, the feature has had to pad the running time with other characters who feel like pencil sketches, particularly Daniel Dae Kim as a college professor with a whiplash personality, and a few romantic interests played by Ava Capri, Ashley Jackson, and Nikki Harada who aren’t given enough material to feel like more than plot devices. “Blast Beat” cares far more about testing the limits of the family’s togetherness, and while the resolution doesn’t have the sweetness of a pop song, Arango is happy to settle for heavy metal discordance. … [Read more...] about ‘Blast Beat’: Film Review