Day: October 11, 2023

Alabama library mistakenly flags children’s book by Marie-Louise Gay for adult content

Alabama library mistakenly flags children’s book by Marie-Louise Gay for adult content

Among the unforeseen consequences of the recent wave of book bans is undue discrimination against authors with the surname “Gay.” The Huntsville-Madison County Public Library system accidentally added the children’s picture book “Read Me a Story, Stella” by Marie-Louise Gay to its list of potentially explicit titles to be removed from the children’s section – […]

Taylor Swift Eras Tour concert film shoots for a $100M+ global opening

Taylor Swift Eras Tour concert film shoots for a $100M+ global opening

“Taylor Swift: The Eras Tour” is projected to make millions at the box office, with estimates as high as a $150 million to $200 million global opening – a record-breaker for a concert film. Screenings begin Friday at 6 p.m. local time in more than 8,000 theaters around the world, many of them booked through […]

Miami Dolphins De’Von Achane out due to knee injury

Miami Dolphins De’Von Achane out due to knee injury

A knee injury has sidelined De’Von Achane, the Miami Dolphins’ rookie running back, causing him to miss several upcoming games. While it’s unknown how Achane injured himself during the Dolphins Sunday winning game against the New York Giants, he tried to play through it. Thankfully, in an interview with reporters, Miami Dolphins coach Mike McDaniel, […]

FTC eyes comprehensive ban on junk fees

FTC eyes comprehensive ban on junk fees

The Federal Trade Commission has proposed a rule restricting hidden “junk fees” that mask the full price of purchases such as concert tickets and hotel rooms – a stated priority of President Joe Biden.  “All too often, Americans are plagued with unexpected and unnecessary fees they can’t escape. These junk fees now cost Americans tens […]

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