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The 15 Best Spider-Man Villains, Ranked

Merriam-Webster defines a rogues gallery as "a collection of pictures of persons arrested as criminals." Think "The Usual Suspects" poster. Think "Guardians of The Galaxy." Think, the many spectacular foes of Spider-Man. The web-headed wallcrawler has faced scores of bad guys since his inception in 1962, many of whom have captured audience's imaginations on both the page and silver screen. Especially the silver screen.Yes, there can be no doubt about it: The MCU and DCEU wouldn't have dominated ...
Tags: New York, Hollywood, London, Movies, Instagram, Chad Kroeger, New York City, Time, Disney, Beck, San Francisco, Earth, Sony, Franco, James Franco, Kevin Bacon

10 things in tech you need to know today

Hello, world. AWS had a major outage yesterday, and the head of Instagram unveiled new child-protection features ahead of his testimony before Congress today.Let's get started. If this was forwarded to you, sign up here. Download Insider's app – click here for iOS and here for Android. LISBON, PORTUGAL - 2021/11/02: AWS, Amazon Web Services logo exhibition zone, seen during day two of the Web Summit in Lisbon. This is one of the largest technology conferences in the world and also a mee...
Tags: Apple, Google, Amazon, Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg, Europe, Elon Musk, New York, London, Instagram, Congress, China, Newsletter, Trends, Tech, Tim Cook

AOC reveals she doesn't hold bitcoin because she wants to be an unbiased lawmaker

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez of New York.J. Scott Applewhite/AP Photo Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez isn't a bitcoin holder, the New York Representative disclosed on Monday. Members of Congress shouldn't hold or trade digital assets, in the same way that they should steer clear of stocks, AOC said on Instagram. AOC, who sits on the powerful House Financial Services Committee, said she wants to do her job as "ethically and impartially" as she can. Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez isn't get...
Tags: New York, Instagram, Congress, US, Trends, Wyoming, Aoc, NFT, Sen Rand Paul, House Financial Services Committee, Financial Services Committee, Scott Applewhite, Alexandria Ocasio Cortez, Ocasio Cortez, Shalini Nagarajan, Sen Cynthia Lummis

Succession Season 3 Power Rankings: What's Below Rock Bottom? The Roys Find Out In Chiantishire

(The bid for power has intensified in season 3 of "Succession," meaning now more than ever, anyone can come out on top. As the war rages on, we'll be tracking the rise and descent of the Roys, their allies and their never-ending list of enemies.)The title of HBO's darkly comedic corporate drama makes a promise: at some point or another, Logan Roy (Brian Cox) must name a successor to take his place. With his age on the rise and his health on the decline, death looms on the horizon for the grandio...
Tags: Reviews, Hbo, New York, Television, Movies, Broadway, Roy, Connor, Pic, Tom, Logan, Greg, Caroline, Roman, Kendall, Naomi

OMG! LOL! BuzzFeed's trading on the Nasdaq

At Nasdaq Monday, BuzzFeed CEO Jonah Peretti — flanked by Instagram celebrity "Dude with Sign" and people holding oversized yellow "OMG" and "win" signs — rang the opening bell for BuzzFeed's debut as a public company. Simultaneously at BuzzFeed's headquarters in New York, an acrobatic cat performed.
Tags: New York, Instagram, Buzzfeed, Cnn, Jonah Peretti

OMG! LOL! BuzzFeed's trading on Nasdaq

At Nasdaq Monday, BuzzFeed CEO Jonah Peretti — flanked by Instagram celebrity "Dude with Sign" and people holding oversized yellow "OMG" and "win" signs — rang the opening bell for BuzzFeed's debut as a public company. Simultaneously at BuzzFeed's headquarters in New York, an acrobatic cat performed.
Tags: New York, News, Instagram, Buzzfeed, Stories, Jonah Peretti

10 things in tech you need to know today

Happy Monday, folks. Today we're diving into Twitter's decision to replace CEO Jack Dorsey, and the Tesla Cybertruck's wild features.Shall we?If this was forwarded to you, sign up here. Download Insider's app – click here for iOS and here for Android. Jack Dorsey co-founder and chairman of Twitter and co-founder and CEO of Square.Joe Raedle/Getty Images 1. Behind the scenes of Jack Dorsey's resignation. Activist investor Elliott Management set out to oust Dorsey in 2020, an...
Tags: Google, Amazon, Twitter, Elon Musk, New York, London, Instagram, Congress, La, US, Newsletter, Trends, Tech, Bloomberg, Nasa, Netflix

Runner Taylor Newman Advocates for Mental Health

The post Runner Taylor Newman Advocates for Mental Health appeared first on iRunFar. Ultrarunner Taylor Newman stood over the grave of his cousin Sam Dukas at Pine Grove Cemetery in Lynn, Massachusetts, with a glimmer of hope alongside deep heartache. He’d been moving for four days. Newman had just run 300 miles to this resting place from his New Jersey home to raise awareness about addiction. A drug overdose was what took Sam’s life. His addiction was fueled by a desire to feel normal amid life...
Tags: Facebook, New York, Instagram, Colorado, New York City, Sport, United States, Connecticut, New Jersey, Moab, Running, Mind, Cleveland, Sam, Newman, Kelsey

Bikers, rappers and rude boys: the photographer who got to the heart of subcultures

Janette Beckman has spent four decades documenting underground movements from London’s punks and the birth of hip-hop to LA gangs and illegal girls’ fight clubs. How does she win her subjects’ trust? It was the tension between Janette Beckman’s shyness and her curiosity about people that helped spark a career photographing subcultures. “I realised that having a camera gave you licence to go up to strangers and say, ‘Hi, I’d like to take a picture of you,’” she says. This epiphany jump-started a ...
Tags: Photography, Music, New York, London, La, Los Angeles, Culture, Britain, Art and design, Hip-hop, Punk, Harlem, Keith Haring, Cbgb, Bowery, Occupy Wall Street

Virgil Abloh, Off-White founder and artist director of Louis Vuitton is dead at 41. Here's a look at the life of the luxury designer.

Virgil Abloh was one of the most popular designers of today.Victor VIRGILE/Gamma-Rapho via Getty Images) Virgil Abloh, 41, was one of modern fashion's most popular designers. He was known for being Louis Vuitton's menswear artistic director and the founder of Off-White. He died on November 28 after a two-year battle with a rare form of heart cancer.  Virgil Abloh, 41, died on Sunday after a two-year battle with a rare form of cancer. Abloh was regarded as one of the pioneers of high-e...
Tags: Hong Kong, Business, Fashion, New York, Milan, Beyonce, Style, Media, Instagram, Entertainment, Jay Z, Life, Nicki Minaj, Time, America, Trends

Episode #125: Elsie’s Renovation Nightmare (JK, It’s Just an Update Episode)

Today, we are getting caught up on Elsie’s first big renovation and chatting about 1990s and 2000s trends that we wish would stay around forever. Plus, we are answering a listener’s question about how to choose a color scheme for your home. You can stream the episode here on the blog or on  iTunes ,  Spotify ,  Google Play ,  TuneIn ,  Pocket Casts , and  Stitcher . You can find the podcast posts archive here . A big thank you to our sponsors! Check out the offers ...
Tags: Google, Podcast, New York, Instagram, Home Decor, Etsy, Christina Aguilera, Oscar, Nashville, Jeremy, Chanel, St Louis, Beverly Hills Hotel, Nova, Penny, Frank Lloyd Wright

Inventing Anna Teaser: The Viral Conwoman Gets A Juicy Netflix Series From Shonda Rhimes

"Who the hell is Anna Delvey?" The teaser for the latest Netflix-Shonda Rhimes teamup opens on a big question, which requires at least one whole miniseries to unpack. The answer is months away from revealing itself, though, as "Inventing Anna" isn't due until February 2022. Until then, Netflix is tiding over the hype with a flashy teaser trailer, showing off Julia Garner's ("Ozark," "The Assistant") transformation into the famous German fraudster who took the New York social scene by storm."Inve...
Tags: New York, Television, Movies, Shonda Rhimes, News, Instagram, Netflix, Trailers, Anna, Jackie, New York Magazine, Garner, Vivian, Anna Deavere Smith, Jessica Pressler, Pressler

Linda Evangelista says CoolSculpting left her disfigured. Five women say it happened to them too

A doctor holds the instrument used in CoolSculpting.Anne Cusack/Los Angeles Times via Getty Images CoolSculpting has been sold as a quick and easy route to a slimmer silhouette. Supermodel Linda Evangelista filed a lawsuit in September saying CoolSculpting left her disfigured due to an adverse reaction known as PAH. Sometimes called the "stick of butter effect," PAH may be more common than people think. Insider talked to women who experienced it.  For the last decade, CoolSculpting has been m...
Tags: Facebook, Florida, New York, Science, News, Instagram, Medicine, Obesity, California, Trends, Body Image, Fat, Plastic Surgery, Khloe Kardashian, Diana, Fda

Episode #124: The Holiday Decor Debate

This week, we are chatting about the best time to put up holiday decor (and if it’s alright to intermingle with Thanksgiving). Elsie gives an Elf-on-the-Shelf pep talk for all the tired moms out there, and we answer a listener’s question about our favorite experience-based gifts to give. You can stream the episode here on the blog or on  iTunes ,  Spotify ,  Google Play ,  TuneIn ,  Pocket Casts , and  Stitcher . You can find the podcast posts archive here . A big than...
Tags: Halloween, Podcast, New York, Pinterest, Instagram, Etsy, David, Missouri, Tennessee, Oscar, Happy Holidays, Celebrate, Kim, Jeremy, Santa, Jackie

16 B Corps making products we love that you can feel good about buying

When you buy through our links, Insider may earn an affiliate commission. Learn more. United by Blue B Corps are businesses graded on their efforts to create an inclusive, sustainable economy. These companies treat "good business" as an idea that includes both profit and purpose.  Below, we rounded up the B Corps we love shopping at most, including Patagonia, Allbirds, and Prose. Table of Contents: Masthead Sticky As history can attest, nonprofits aren't enough to single-handedly eradica...
Tags: Reviews, Amazon, New York, Instagram, Etsy, California, US, San Francisco, Trends, Sustainability, Eu, Earth, Canada, United States, Charitable Giving, B-Corp

The 50 best brands, according to Gen Z

Starbucks was named one of Gen Z's top 50 brands.Shutterstock Comparably identified Gen Z's best brands based on ratings from customers aged 18 to 24. Gaming companies, streaming services, and retailers geared towards younger shoppers made the list. Gen Z customers named Google, Apple, and Amazon as their top three brands. Gen Z's best brands include fast-food chains, clothing stores, gaming companies, and social media platforms. People pass an American Eagle Outfitters clothing...
Tags: Apple, Google, Amazon, Gaming, New York, Instagram, Microsoft, Boston, Disney, US, Samsung, Trends, Nike, Adidas, Features, Netflix

‘It was secret and naughty’: the birth of Ministry of Sound – a photo essay

Photographer Dave Swindells was one of the few to discover the London nightclub when it opened 30 years ago – and capture its streetwear, Sloanes and giddy energy. He takes us backThere was no fanfare when the Ministry of Sound opened 30 years ago. There wasn’t even a press release. For decades it has been one of the world’s most famous nightclubs (and one of the world’s most successful independent record labels), yet it opened almost in secret, and that was part of the plan.Justin Berkmann was ...
Tags: Photography, Music, UK, New York, London, Culture, Architecture, Art and design, Dance music, Electronic Music, Humphrey, Ministry of Sound, James Palumbo, Dave Swindells, Justin Berkmann, DJ Larry Levan

10 things in tech you need to know

G'day - happy almost Friday. YouTube announced it'll hide dislike counts to abate harassment, and a rare Apple computer just sold for $400,000.Let's get started. If this was forwarded to you, sign up here. Download Insider's app - click here for iOS and here for Android. Sean Gallup/Getty Images 1. YouTube will hide public dislike counts on videos. The thumbs down button will still be there, but the count will only be visible to creators. It's a move the company said ...
Tags: Apple, Facebook, Uber, Twitter, Elon Musk, New York, London, Instagram, Steve Jobs, Youtube, China, Newsletter, Trends, Tech, General Motors, Tesla

37 beautiful coffee table books to give as gifts in 2021

Here are 35 great coffee table book gifts, from poignant works by photojournalists to iconic never-before-published photos of living icons. Amazon; Alyssa Powell/Insider A good coffee table book is a decor piece that's filled with stunning images and entertains guests. We compiled a list of 37 coffee table books that will make great gifts for everyone in your life. Want more book-related gift ideas? Check out the best gifts for book lovers. Unlike the dog-eared, beaten-down tomes often...
Tags: Amazon, Books, Photography, Florida, New York, Instagram, Home Decor, China, New York City, US, Trends, Earth, Bbc, Features, Gifts, Reading List

AOC slams Biden for prematurely celebrating his infrastructure win: 'Messaging it as a solution alone is going to get us into trouble'

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez in June. J. Scott Applewhite/AP Photo After she voted against Biden's infrastructure bill, AOC criticized him for celebrating it. She said the reconciliation bill also needs to be passed to deliver critical benefits to Americans. Biden calls it a "gamechanger in half a dozen ways" but AOC says "messaging it as a solution alone is going to get us into trouble." After months of negotiations, the House passed President Joe Biden's bipartisan infrastructur...
Tags: New York, Instagram, Minnesota, Congress, US, Trends, Joe Biden, House, Biden, Aoc, Pressley, BIF, Sens Joe Manchin, Kyrsten Sinema, Ilhan Omar, Ayanna Pressley

AOC points to 'trust' issues in explaining her vote against Biden's bipartisan infrastructure bill, remains wary of moderates who called for CBO score

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez of New York. J. Scott Applewhite/AP Photo Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez cited "trust" issues in opposing the bipartisan infrastructure bill. The congresswoman lamented that the bipartisan bill was decoupled from the reconciliation framework. Ocasio-Cortez remains critical of House moderates for requesting a CBO score for the social spending bill. Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez on Saturday pointed to her mistrust of the legislative process in explaining her '...
Tags: Politics, New York, Instagram, Minnesota, Washington, Oregon, White House, Massachusetts, Trends, Joe Biden, Economy, Hawaii, House, Michigan, Moderates, Bronx

15 Top Fashion Influencers

Fashion influencers have become a vital aspect of the social media marketing channel. Almost everyone has established a presence in the virtual lives of users. Customers flock to social media and fashion influencers, whether it’s learning about a new product or a new fashion brand. What is a Fashion Influencer? If you have a social media presence, it is good to know what’s an influencer overall. Similarly, a fashion influencer is an icon or a personality who is mainly focused and centered on ...
Tags: New York, Instagram, Australia, Germany, Sales, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Social Media, Marketing Strategy, United States, United Kingdom, Italy, Dubai, Rebecca Minkoff, Levi, Forbes

10 things in tech you need to know today

Happy Monday, readers. We've got lots on the docket today, starting with more Meta news, and wrapping up with a Google exec who's obsessed with collecting presidents' hair. Let's dive in. If this was forwarded to you, sign up here. Download Insider's app - click here for iOS and here for Android. Facebook 1. In Meta news: It's been a few days since Mark Zuckerberg announced Facebook's new name, but while Wall Street internet analysts are cheering this change a...
Tags: Apple, Google, Amazon, Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg, New York, London, Instagram, Microsoft, Newsletter, Trends, Tech, Tesla, Netflix, John F Kennedy, Philadelphia

Timothée Chalamet: how the prince of indie grew into a multiplex star

A role in the sci-fi epic Dune has transformed the young actor into a bona fide leading man – but not one from the old Hollywood mouldIn September, the Met Gala in New York – Anna Wintour’s annual fusion of fundraising gala and celebrity parade – redesigned itself for generation Z. Instagram sponsored the event, Justin Bieber was its headline performer, and four young whippersnappers were enlisted as co-chairs: singer Billie Eilish, tennis player Naomi Osaka, poet Amanda Gorman and – the elder s...
Tags: New York, Hollywood, Instagram, Film, Culture, Justin Bieber, Anna Wintour, Focus, Met Gala, Dune, Naomi Osaka, Billie Eilish, Haider Ackermann, Call Me by Your Name, Timothee Chalamet, Amanda Gorman

AOC says now is the time to 'bring the heat on Biden' to cancel student debt: 'He doesn't need Manchin's permission for that'

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez in June. J. Scott Applewhite/AP Photo Biden unveiled a $1.75 trillion social-spending plan void of many progressive priorities. AOC said on Instagram the "slashed" spending package is a chance to ramp up pressure for student debt cancellation. "He needs to step up his executive action game and show his commitment to deliver for people," she added. AOC is disappointed in the $1.75 trillion social-spending plan President Joe Biden unveiled on Thursday, and she s...
Tags: New York, Instagram, Minnesota, Trends, Joe Biden, Biden, Aoc, Manchin, Pell, Education Department, Sens Joe Manchin, Kyrsten Sinema, Ilhan Omar, Scott Applewhite, Alexandria Ocasio Cortez, Ocasio Cortez

Inventing Anna First Look: The Viral Heiress Conwoman Gets Dramatized In A Netflix Series

Shonda Rhimes continues to rule Netflix with glamour — but instead of more regency romance, she's delving into the 21st century New York social scene. Her upcoming series "Inventing Anna," is inspired by the story of Anna Delvey, the German fraudster who pretended to be a socialite. Julia Garner ("Ozark," "The Assistant") is taking on the role of the fake heiress, and Netflix just provided our first look at her new persona.Two sides of the Anna Delvey story will dominate the show, and the photos...
Tags: New York, Television, Movies, Shonda Rhimes, News, Instagram, Netflix, Jennifer Lopez, Anna, Jack, Barry, Jackie, New York Magazine, Rachel, Lou, Vivian

An arrest at the George Floyd protests: Mel D Cole’s best photograph

‘As soon as I took this shot, I knew it was special – something pretty much all Black people could relate to. This man was arrested for daring to question authority. I’ve been arrested for the same thing’I took this on the first day of the protests in Foley Square, New York, following the murder of George Floyd. I’ve witnessed protests before but nothing like this. It was intense, volatile and angry. People were sick and tired – and ready to fight for their rights.The video of his killing came a...
Tags: Photography, New York, Race, Georgia, US news, Culture, Art and design, Mel, Black Lives Matter Movement, Ahmaud Arbery, George Floyd, Foley Square New York

A company is turning refrigerator semi-trailers into mobile hotel rooms on wheels starting at $50 a night - see what it's like inside

The Good Spot mobile hotel. Znamy się Poland-based Good Spot has started what it calls the "first mobile hotel chain in Poland." The company uses hotel rooms built inside of defunct refrigerator semi-trailers. Nightly rates range from $50 to $150 depending on the location, the founder of Good Spot told Insider. Lately, semi-permanent Instagram friendly hotel concepts have been popping up around the world in destinations like New York and Spain. The Good Spot mobile hotel. Znamy s...
Tags: New York, Instagram, US, Trends, Spain, Poland, Sokolowski, Nippon Express, Brittany Chang, Airbnb Now, Roman Sokolowski, Josh McBee, Nippon Express Inside a Good Spot

Popular finance-meme startup Litquidity has made its first public hire: a contestant from reality show 'FBoy Island'

Mark Moran of "FBoy Island" joined Litquidity. Photograph by Courtesy of HBO Max Photograph by Courtesy of HBO Max Financial meme startup Litquidity hired its first public employee: a former FBoy Island contestant. The contestant, Mark Moran, left Centerview Partners earlier this year for the reality TV dating show. Moran updated his social media to say "Employee No. 1" at Litquidity. Popular financial startup Litquidity hired its first full-time employee, a former "FBoy Island" contesta...
Tags: New York, Instagram, Trends, Markets, Bloomberg, University Of Virginia, Investment Banking, Central Park, Lehman Brothers, Moran, Mark Moran, Moran Moran, Centerview Partners, Centerview, HBO Max, Millennial Investing

‘I didn’t really watch any tennis’: how Martin Parr captured the Grand Slam’s real champions

The photographer toured the four tournaments shooting thrilled fans instead of sweaty stars. He talks about why street photography is becoming impossible – and life after his cancer diagnosisIt’s the morning after the night before at the US Open and the sports sections contain images of triumph and defeat. Ecstatic Emma Raducanu lying prostrate on the tennis court. Bereft Novak Djokovic sobbing into his towel. The photographer Martin Parr would have liked to have watched the finals, but he’s bee...
Tags: Photography, New York, London, Sport, Society, Culture, Art and design, Chelsea, Tennis, Paris, Melbourne, Martin Parr, Lavazza, Parr, Emma Raducanu, Bereft Novak Djokovic

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