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The human life span is theoretically limitless, a study suggests - adding fuel to a longstanding debate about our mortality

Odette Ambulher celebrates her 111th birthday in a retirement home in the French village of Laigne-en-Belin in October 2012. BSIP/Universal Images Group via Getty The oldest person who ever lived reached age 122, but research indicates humans could live longer. After people hit 108, they have a 50% chance of living until their next birthday every year, one study says. Theoretically, that suggests there is no limit to the human life span, but biologists disagree. See more stories on Inside...
Tags: Health, Death, England, Science, News, France, Aging, US, Trends, Canada, Joan, Buffalo New York, Centenarians, Yangon Myanmar, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Jeanne Calment


Four Seasons Hotels And Resorts President And CEO, John Davison, Announces Retirement, Accepts Appointment To Company Board Of Directors

Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts today announced that after two decades of service to Four Seasons, President and CEO John Davison, 63, informed the Board of Directors that he intends to retire as President and CEO in 2022. Davison will continue to lead the company until the selection and onboarding of a new CEO is completed next year. The company also announced today that Davison has accepted an appointment to Four Seasons Board of Directors.
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Four Seasons President and CEO, John Davison, Announces Retirement

Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts today announced that after two decades of service to Four Seasons, President and CEO John Davison, 63, informed the Board of Directors that he intends to retire as President and CEO in 2022. Davison will continue to lead the company until the selection and onboarding of a new CEO is completed next year. The company also announced today that Davison has accepted an appointment to Four Seasons Board of Directors.
Tags: Travel, John Davison, Davison, Four Seasons Board


Bruce Davison Interview: The Manor

Welcome to the Blumhouse is back with The Manor, a film centered on an elderly woman who moves into a nursing home following a massive stroke and suspects a dark secret behind the deaths of the residents. The cast for the film is led by horror icon Barbara Hershey alongside Nicholas Alexander, Bruce Davison, Jill Larson, Fran Bennett, Katie A. Keene, and Ciera Peyton. Screen Rant got the opportunity to exclusively speak with Bruce Davison for The Manor, the terror from writer/director Axell...
Tags: Entertainment, Vincent Price, Tech, Barbara, Davison, Axelle, Barbara Hershey, Bruce Davison, Axelle Carolyn, Katie Amanda Keane, Ciera Peyton Screen Rant, Jill -LSB- Larson, Fran Bennett


Democrats are allowing jobless aid to expire just as an eviction ban lapses, which risks leaving 10 million unemployed feeling 'neglected' during the Delta surge

The Delta variant is stymieing the economic recovery, but Congress isn't extending pandemic aid. Samantha Lee/Insider The economy is rebounding, but millions of Americans are still out of work. The Delta variant threatens to set back the pace of the recovery as jobless aid programs and an eviction freeze end. "It's like a double hit," economist Claudia Sahm said. "This is the ending that fits the crisis." See more stories on Insider's business page. The American economy is grow...
Tags: Supreme Court, Congress, Senate, White House, Trends, Joe Biden, Gop, House, Delta, Federal Reserve, Biden, Universal Studios, Trump, Boston University, Aaron, Orlando Florida


Wie die gefährliche „Blackpill-Bewegung“ junge Männer radikalisiert

Am 12. August 2021 erschoss der 22-jährige Jake Davison im britischen Plymouth seine 51-jährige Mutter Maxine und verließ danach mit seiner Schrotflinte das Haus. Kurz nach 18 Uhr wurde die Polizei zu einem „ernsten Schusswaffen-Vorfall“ gerufen. Es dauerte sechs Minuten, bis die Beamt:innen eintrafen – doch bis dahin hatte Davison, ein Kranführer-Azubi, schon ein dreijähriges Mädchen namens Sophie Martyn und ihren 43-jährigen Vater erschossen. Daraufhin rannte er weiter die Straße runter, schos...
Tags: Fashion, Music, Usa, Reddit, Deutschland, Plymouth, Keanu Reeves, Youtube Video, Cumbria, Messer, Kalifornien, Wie, Hass, Rodger, Jahren, Davison


UK cops failed to check web history of 'incel' mass shooter before returning gun

Devon and Cornwall Deputy Chief Constable Shaun Sawyer admitted that cops didn’t bother scoping out Davison’s Internet activities before...
Tags: UK, Cornwall, Devon, Davison, Shaun Sawyer


Plymouth shooting: police reinstated gunman’s firearms licence last month

Jake Davison had licence revoked in December but it was restored after he attended anger management courseA gunman who killed his mother and four passersby, including a three-year-old girl, had his firearms licence revoked in December, but police reinstated it last month after he attended an anger management course.Police will face an investigation over their dealings with Jake Davison, 22, who expressed sympathy for the “incel” movement and a keen interest in mass shootings. One resident from P...
Tags: Police, UK News, Plymouth, Davison, Jake Davison, Plymouth shooting


Flight attendant union sends blistering response to Spirit's request for airport volunteers amid cancellation chaos

Passengers waiting in line at the Spirit Airlines check-in counter at Orlando International Airport on the sixth day that the airline canceled hundreds of flights. Paul Hennessy/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images Spirit asked flight attendants to volunteer at the Fort Lauderdale airport amid mass cancellations. The Spirit COO later apologized to workers, saying the request was "insulting" and "poorly timed." A union representative fired back at Spirit: "Why get abused for free when ...
Tags: Trends, Spirit, Cnbc, Christie, Spirit Airlines, Fort Lauderdale, Orlando International Airport, Davison, Paul Hennessy, Ted Christie, Hannah Towey, Getty Images Spirit, Deb Hanson, Rhonda Jordan, Teri Davison, Spirit Airlines Association of Flight Attendants


Flight attendant union sends blistering response to Spirit's request for airport volunteers amid cancellation chaos: 'Why get abused for free when you can get paid for it?'

Passengers wait in line at the Spirit Airlines check-in counter at Orlando International Airport on the sixth day the airline has cancelled hundreds of flights. Paul Hennessy/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images Spirit asked flight attendants to volunteer at Fort Lauderdale Airport amid mass cancellations. The Spirit COO later apologized to workers, saying the request was "insulting" and "poorly timed." A union representative fired back at Spirit: "Why get abused for free when you can...
Tags: Trends, Spirit, Spirit Airlines, Orlando International Airport, Davison, Fort Lauderdale Airport, Paul Hennessy, Ted Christie, Hannah Towey, CNBC Right, John Bendoraitis, Getty Images Spirit, Deb Hanson, Rhonda Jordan, Teri Davison, Spirit Airlines Association of Flight Attendants


Ex Norwich star trolls Arsenal fans over potential Buendia transfer

An Odegaard alternative: It’s never a quiet day on Arsenal twitter.Following their 3-1 win over Crystal Palace on Wednesday evening, it was reported that the club are stepping up their interest in Norwich star Emi Buendia. With doubts over the long-term future of Martin Odegaard, currently on loan from Real Madrid, the Argentine has long been touted as an alternative to the 22-year-old. Arsenal’s interest in Emi Buendia is growing as they look at alternatives to Martin Odegaard – No bid made yet...
Tags: Europe, Sport, Soccer, Manchester City, Arsenal, Emirates, Real Madrid, Argentina, Crystal Palace, Mikel Arteta, Martin Odegaard, Norwich, Edu, Davison, Buendia, Odegaard


Leveling the playing field

Williesha Morris Contributor Share on Twitter Williesha Morris has been a journalist and freelancer off-and-on for over a decade. When she’s not writing, she’s reading, playing video games or chatting about the Marvel Cinematic Universe. In 2011, a product developer named Fred Davison read an article about inventor Ken Yankelevitz and his QuadControl video game controller for quadriplegics.  At the time, Yankelevitz wa...
Tags: Startups, Gaming, Facebook, Column, Hardware, Microsoft, Xbox One, Cryptography, Accessibility, Playstation, United States, Sony, Xbox, Logitech, Nintendo, Johnson


Kodakery.

Kevin Riordan posts at M/m about the history of that signal of modernity, the Kodak camera, with many glorious illustrations, mostly ads. The post begins: In 1888, the George Eastman Company put the first film-roll camera on the market. The new “Kodak” put photographic practice into the hands of many amateurs and hobbyists for the first time. This camera had immediate cultural effect, shaping how people saw and recorded things—even when they didn’t have a Kodak with them. In 1890, for example, ...
Tags: Uncategorized, Kodak, Linguistics, South America, Virginia Woolf, Wells, Eastman, Nellie Bly, Davison, Jonathan Morse, Kevin Riordan, Montecristo, Dombrovsky, George Eastman Company, Time Traveller, John Hirst


Clubhouse rolls out payments to over 60K creators following initial test

Clubhouse is rapidly expanding access to payments, its first revenue-generating feature for creators, since its launch into testing earlier this month. At the beginning of April, Clubhouse said it would give a “small test group” of creators the ability to accept payments from their fans and supporters through the social audio app. These donations go 100% to the creators, Clubhouse noted at the time. Though tests began with just 1,000 users, Clubhouse this weekend rolled out payments to another 6...
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Clubhouse could finally arrive on Android and ditch invite-only joining by the summer, CEO Paul Davison said

In this photo illustration the Clubhouse app logo is seen displayed on a smartphone screen. Sheldon Cooper/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images Invite-only audio app Clubhouse could launch on Android as soon as this summer. CEO and co-founder Paul Davison said it would take the company "a couple of months" to join Android. Clubhouse could also ditch its invite-only feature "in the coming months," he said. See more stories on Insider's business page. Clubhouse co-founder and CEO Pau...
Tags: Trends, Cnbc, Clubhouse, Sheldon Cooper, Davison, Paul Davison, Kate Duffy, Getty Images Invite, Android Clubhouse, Clubhouse Davison


Clubhouse says its Android launch will take ‘a couple of months’

Social audio app Clubhouse has now promised a time frame of sorts for the launch of its anticipated Android version, following its recent hire of an Android software developer last month. In its weekly Townhall event on Sunday, Clubhouse co-founder Paul Davison remarked that the company was working “really hard” to come to Android, but said it’s going to take a “couple of months” to make that happen. That seems to indicate a time frame that’s closer to late spring or summer 2021. Clubhouse had p...
Tags: Google, Android, Startups, TC, Mobile, Apps, Twitter, Social Media, Tech, Android Apps, Clubhouse, Blackrock, Social Apps, Davison, Sarah Perez, Paul Davison


State Legislator Doesn’t Understand That He Works for the Government–Attwood v. Clemons

Florida Rep. Chuck Clemons has a Twitter account. A constituent, Attwood, tweeted at him that he opposed Clemons’ position on a gun reform bill. Clemons felt the tweet was aggressive. Clemons reviewed Attwood’s tweets, saw profane tweets directed at other politicians, and blocked Attwood’s Twitter account. Attwood complained about the Twitter block on Clemons’ Facebook page. Clemons blocked Attwood at Facebook too. Attwood sued Clemons for violations of the First and Fourteenth Amendments. In r...
Tags: Facebook, Twitter, Florida, Supreme Court, Law, Congress, Social Media, United States, Trump, Morgan, Campbell, Robinson, Bevin, 11th Circuit, Plaintiff, Loudoun County


Invite-only chat app Clubhouse, which Elon Musk used over the weekend, says it plans to open its doors to everyone as soon as possible

A woman in conversation on her smartphone Maskot/Getty Images Clubhouse's CEO said the currently invite-only platform will open to all users as soon as possible. Clubhouse operates as a real time, audio-only application which allows users to go into individual "rooms" and have open conversations. The site has generated headlines after hosting conversations with public figures like Oprah Winfrey and Elon Musk. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. Clubhouse CEO Paul Davison to...
Tags: Facebook, Elon Musk, News, Amc, Trends, Social Media, Judaism, Silicon Valley, Oprah Winfrey, Donald Trump, Jared Leto, Free Speech, Robinhood, Cnbc, Gamestop, Clubhouse


Politician Can Block Constituents at Twitter–If It’s a “Campaign” Account–Campbell v. Reisch

This is another case challenging an elected official’s blocking of a constituent’s Twitter account on First Amendment grounds. It’s a 2-1 Eighth Circuit ruling that appears to distance itself from the approach of the Second and Fourth Circuits. As Eric notes, plaintiff may seek en banc review and perhaps take it further. (The Supreme Court is considering the government’s request to review the cases against ex-President Trump for blocking constituents on Twitter. Given Twitter’s ban of Trump, the...
Tags: Facebook, Twitter, Supreme Court, Law, Congress, Kentucky, Court, Social Media, West, BLM, Randall, Knight Foundation, Trump, Morgan, Campbell, Eric


Tributes paid as horse trainer Davison dies

Tributes have been paid to trainer Zoe Davison, who died from cancer on the same day two of her horses claimed wins at Plumpton.
Tags: News, Davison, Zoe Davison


Del Taco will pay more than $1 million to settle a sexual harassment lawsuit. It's just the tip of the iceberg for a growing problem plaguing restaurant workers

Del Taco will pay $1.25 million to settle a sexual harassment lawsuit. Hollis Johnson/Business Insider Del Taco will pay $1.25 million to settle a sexual-harassment lawsuit.  Sexual harassment is a massive problem in the restaurant industry, with 2016 survey finding that 40% of female fast-food employees had been sexually harassed on the job.  Some 25% of restaurant workers said that the frequency of sexual harassment changed during the pandemic, as employees face sexual comments related t...
Tags: Trends, Signal, McDonald, EEOC, Davison, Kate Taylor, Del Taco, Hamburger University, Noam Galai, Devita Davison, FoodLab Detroit, US Equal Employment Opportunity Commission EEOC, Hollis Johnson Business Insider Del Taco, Getty Images Del Taco, Noam Galai Getty Images Many, UC Berkeley Food Labor Research Center Now


Davison feeling "massive pressure" replacing McLaughlin in Supercars

Will Davison admits he is facing "massive pressure" as Scott McLaughlin's replacement at Dick Johnson Racing, but is confident of being a title contender next season
Tags: Sport, Sup, McLaughlin, Davison, Will Davison, Scott McLaughlin, Autosport


DJR signs Davison and De Pasquale for 2021 Supercars season

Dick Johnson Racing has confirmed that Will Davison and Anton De Pasquale will race for the team in the 2021 Supercars season
Tags: Sport, Sup, Davison, Dick Johnson Racing, Will Davison, Autosport, De Pasquale, Anton De Pasquale


HBO’s ‘Soul of America’ explores the nation’s response to its most difficult and divisive times

For presidential historian Jon Meacham, a subtle but significant shift occurred between the publication of an essay in 2017 and the book that it inspired soon after. The essay in Time magazine was titled “American Hate, a History”  and he wrote it in the aftermath of the deadly gathering of white supremacists in Charlottesville, Virginia. Meacham’s 2018 book — and subsequent HBO documentary arriving Tuesday, Oct. 27 — moved from those shadows into light with the title “The Soul of America.” “As ...
Tags: Apple, Books, Hbo, John Lewis, TV, Movies, White House, Time, America, Sport, Joe Biden, Things To Do, Soccer, United States, Bill Murray, Nashville


BIKE RIDING AND MEN'S FERTILITY

Men's Fertility:  Recreational Cycling Okay We've all probably heard about how men are more likely to have fertility problems if they are bike riders.  That's true, however, according to this article, a man who is a recreational cycler rather than a competitive cycler may not have the same risk. Read more: Check Out Sandy Robertson's Book here www.dailymail.co.ukFrom the article:The study looked at triathletes who compete in the demanding Ironman races, in which competitors swim 2.4 ...
Tags: Health, Infertility, Davison, Sandy Robertson, Edinburgh Napier University, Richard Davison


What Is Character? Its 3 True Qualities and How to Develop It

With our archives now 3,500+ articles deep, we’ve decided to republish a classic piece each Friday to help our newer readers discover some of the best, evergreen gems from the past. This article was originally published in June 2013. Character. Like honor, it’s a word we take for granted and probably have an affinity for, but likely struggle to define and articulate. It’s a word most men desire to have ascribed to them, and yet the standards for its attainment remain rather vague in our modern ...
Tags: Featured, Life, Republican, Character, Thomas Jefferson, Bruce, Dale Carnegie, Ralph Waldo Emerson, Morley, Voltaire, James Madison, Davison, Speer, James Davison Hunter, A Man's Life, Montesquieu


UK: Summary And Default Proceedings In Rem - Quadrant Chambers

Admiralty Registrar Davison recently handed down judgment in Premier Marinas v The Double Venus and The Santorini, a case in which the Registrar considers two aspects of Admiralty procedure.
Tags: UK, News, Santorini, Davison, Premier Marinas


Why global hegemony was the worst thing to happen to America

Do we need another 672 million people in this country? That's the argument advanced in Matt Yglesias's new book One Billion Americans. By accepting a great many more immigrants, and increasing the birthrate with pro-family policy, we might roughly triple our population.The billion-person mark is basically a loose framing device for a discussion of several of the Vox writer's favored policies: upzoning cities to allow more housing construction, more public transit, congestion pricing,...
Tags: Hong Kong, Europe, News, China, Germany, India, Brown University, America, Earth, Taiwan, Beijing, Middle East, Republican Party, Vox, Donald Trump, Trevor Noah


Hart-Ransom Teachers Anxious As Distance Learning Is Just Days Away

MODESTO (CBS13) – The race is on for everyone to get their ducks in a row with a looming start day for distance learning. Students and teachers are set to start August 10th in the Hart-Ransom Union School District, but many parents and teachers say they’re not ready. Superintendent Matthew Shipley called a special board meeting Thursday to go over details on how distance learning will go, but when it opened to public comment parents aired out a lot of concerns about this being the last minute to...
Tags: Local, Modesto, Distance Learning, Shipley, Davison, Learning Curve, Modesto News, Coronavirus, Hart Ransom Teachers, Hart Ransom Union School District, Matthew Shipley, Sara Davison, Hart Ransom Teachers Association


Hart-Ransom School District Teachers Anxious As Distance Learning Is Just Days Away

MODESTO (CBS13) – The race is on for everyone to get their ducks in a row with a looming start day for distance learning. Students and teachers are set to start August 10th in the Hart-Ransom Union School District, but many parents and teachers say they’re not ready. Superintendent Matthew Shipley called a special board meeting Thursday to go over details on how distance learning will go, but when it opened to public comment parents aired out a lot of concerns about this being the last minute to...
Tags: Local, Modesto, Distance Learning, Shipley, Davison, Learning Curve, Modesto News, Coronavirus, CBS Sacramento News, Hart Ransom Union School District, Matthew Shipley, Sara Davison, Hart Ransom Teachers Association, Hart Ransom School District Teachers