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Robert Mueller in the Age of the Unicorn

The Mueller report won’t move the political needle. Trump supporters always knew he was a scam artist.
Tags: Theranos Inc, United States Politics and Government, Trump, Donald J, Mueller, Robert S III, Holmes, Elizabeth (1984-, United States


Super Sets for your Bookshelves

Although a full bookshelf is always easy on the eye, a shelf filled with a complete set or collection can be stunning. Below are some of the most eye-catching examples of sets available on AbeBooks. There’s fiction, politics, art. children’s books, Penguins and spies. A complete set of James Bond first editions: Published by Jonathan Cape between 1953 and 1966, Ian Fleming produced 14 Bond books. The publisher didn’t expect the first book, Casino Royale, to sell and printed less than 5...
Tags: Books, Massachusetts, Uncategorized, Egypt, Winston Churchill, James Bond, Ian Fleming, Pablo Picasso, Sherlock Holmes, Vanity Fair, Bond, Churchill, Alexandria, Lake District, Picasso, Don


UCLA football practice report day 11: Bruins approaching Spring Game

Thursday was UCLA’s second-to-last open practice of spring before the Spring Game next Saturday. The Bruins appeared to focus more on 11-on-11 situations Thursday, continuing a trend of increased game situations in recent practices. Links to wrap up Thursday’s practice Jaylen Erwin brings versatility, speed to UCLA Video interviews Chip Kelly Jaylen Erwin Tyler Manoa Injury notes Still in yellow and not on the field: Dymond Lee, Ethan Fernea, Michael Ezeike, Elijah Wade Still in yellow, li...
Tags: Sports, Sport, Soccer, College sports, Ucla, Burton, Wade, Bruins, Holmes, Felton, Theo Howard, John Ward, Erwin, Guidry, Darnay Holmes, UCLA Video


Speech Coach Has A Theory On Thanos CEO Elizabeth Holmes And Her Deep Voice

Julie Foh speculates Holmes, who's under indictment, seeks respect by lowering her voice.
Tags: News, Elizabeth Holmes, Holmes, Julie Foh


Speech Coach Has A Theory On Theranos CEO Elizabeth Holmes And Her Deep Voice

Julie Foh speculates Holmes, who's under indictment, seeks respect by lowering her voice.
Tags: News, Elizabeth Holmes, Holmes, Julie Foh


'SNL' star Kate McKinnon will play disgraced Theranos founder Elizabeth Holmes in a Hulu series

"Saturday Night Live" star Kate McKinnon will play Theranos founder Elizabeth Holmes in a Hulu TV series, "The Dropout." HBO released a documentary on Theranos and Holmes in March, and a movie is in the works from "Vice" director Adam McKay starring Jennifer Lawrence. Another Theranos and Elizabeth Holmes project is in the works.  Hulu is developing a limited TV series called "The Dropout," based on the ABC Radio podcast of the same name about the company Theranos and its founder, Elizabeth H...
Tags: Hbo, Jennifer Lawrence, Trends, Silicon Valley, Alex Gibney, Hulu, Abc News, Wall Street Journal, Theranos, Universal Pictures, Elizabeth Holmes, Adam Mckay, Elizabeth, Holmes, ABC Radio, Kate McKinnon


The Dropout: Hulu Orders Kate McKinnon Limited Series

The Dropout: Hulu orders Kate McKinnon limited series Deadline is reporting that Hulu is closing in on a deal to acquire the Kate McKinnon-produced series The Dropout, based on ABC News/ABC Radio’s podcast the chronicled the rise and fall of Elizabeth Holmes. McKinnon will portray the fallen entrepreneur in the limited 6-10 episode series. RELATED: Barry Renewed for Season Three at HBO PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAut...
Tags: TV, Movies, Steve Jobs, Danny Boyle, Hulu, Series, Theranos, Elizabeth Holmes, Lily James, Holmes, Rebecca Jarvis, Kate McKinnon, McKinnon, Ana de Armas, Taylor Dunn, The Dropout


Kate McKinnon Will Play Elizabeth Holmes in Hulu Series ‘The Dropout’

Kate McKinnon will deepen her voice to play disgraced entrepreneur and accused con-artist Elizabeth Holmes in the Hulu series The Dropout. Based on the podcast of the same name, the series will track Holmes’ meteoric rise and shocking fall as she created privately held health tech corporation Theranos, and then proceeded to lie about nearly everything. By now you’ve likely heard the story of Elizabeth Holmes. When she was 19-year-old, the college dropout founded Theranos. The company raised ...
Tags: Hbo, Jennifer Lawrence, Movies, Steve Jobs, Hulu, True Story, Elizabeth Holmes, Adam Mckay, Holmes, Edison, Kate McKinnon, McKinnon, Steve Jobs Holmes, The Dropout, Kate McKinnon Will Play Elizabeth Holmes


Hulu orders Theranos miniseries starring Kate McKinnon as Elizabeth Holmes

Silicon Valley may have dealt with some rough hubris throughout the saga of Theranos, but Hollywood is basking in its downfall. Weeks after the premiere of an HBO documentary chronicling Elizabeth Holmes’s grand blood-testing charade and in the midst of development of a film starring Jennifer Lawrence, Hulu has ordered its own Theranos limited series starring Kate McKinnon based on ABC Radio’s hit podcast series on Theranos, The Dropout. The podcast, which debuted in January, followed t...
Tags: TC, Hbo, Hollywood, Stanford, Tech, Silicon Valley, Hulu, Theranos, Elizabeth Holmes, Holmes, ABC Radio, Kate McKinnon, McKinnon, Taylor Dunn, Elizabeth Holmes Theranos, Victoria Thompson


Kate McKinnon to star as Elizabeth Holmes in limited series for Hulu

Sometimes, the universe provides. Deadline is reporting Kate McKinnon will play everybody's favorite deep-voiced blood grifter Elizabeth Holmes in a limited series for Hulu based on the ABC documentary/podcast The Dropout. McKinnon will also serve as an executive producer. Emmy-winning Saturday Night Live star McKinnon will play the disgraced wunderkind entrepreneur Elizabeth Holmes and will executive produce the limited drama series, whose length is expected to be between 6-10 episodes. She e...
Tags: Post, News, Abc, Hulu, Abc News, Theranos, Elizabeth Holmes, Holmes, Rebecca Jarvis, Kate McKinnon, McKinnon, Taylor Dunn, John Carreyrou, Black turtlenecks, The Dropout, Victoria Thompson Jennifer Lawrence


Kate McKinnon to Play Elizabeth Holmes in Hulu Limited Series ‘The Dropout’

Hulu is eyeing a series order for “The Dropout,” a limited series about Elizabeth Holmes, with Kate McKinnon set to play the disgraced tech whiz, Variety has learned. The prospective show, based on the ABC Radio and ABC News podcast about Holmes, would hail from Fox Searchlight TV, with McKinnon also on board as an […]
Tags: News, Hulu, Abc News, Elizabeth Holmes, Holmes, ABC Radio, Kate McKinnon, McKinnon, The Dropout, Fox Searchlight TV


75 Best Travel Quotes To Inspire Your Wanderlust (Ultimate List)

Best Inspirational Travel Quotes Of All Time Inspirational Travel Quotes Are these the best travel quotes of all time? Feed your wanderlust with these inspirational travel quotes from famous travelers along with beautiful images you can share. Let the adventure begin! I’m slightly embarrassed to say that I love inspirational travel quotes. These memorable travel quotes accompanied by stunning photography have the ability to capture little moments of clarity that highlight truths about trave...
Tags: Ray Bradbury, Afghanistan, United States, Travel Quotes, Travel Inspiration, Tim Cahill, Roy, Banksy, Mark Twain, Iceland, Nicaragua, Road, Jack Kerouac, Frost, Travel Tips, Antoine


English soccer teams condemn racist abuse of players

LONDON (AP) — Two English second-tier clubs have condemned racist abuse of players following Saturday’s games. Brentford said it “utterly condemns discrimination” after a season-ticket holder was arrested following an allegation of abuse by Derby midfielder Duane Holmes. The incident happened late in the League Championship match after Holmes was substituted in the 74th minute. […]
Tags: London, News, Sports, Ap, Soccer, Nation, Derby, Brentford, Holmes, Duane Holmes


Former Totems captain Charlie Holmes saved some of his best hockey for late Seattle career

Former Seattle Totems captain and coach Charlie Holmes, who died last month at age 84, was instrumental in helping the team capture its final two Western Hockey League championships in the 1960s. Holmes spent years living in Magnolia and then Bainbridge Island until shortly before his death.
Tags: News, Sports, Hockey, Seattle, Magnolia, Holmes, Bainbridge Island, Western Hockey League, Seattle Totems, Charlie Holmes


What marketers can learn from Theranos and the Fyre Festival

Recent documentaries about business scandals are captivating audiences. Take, for example, the behind-the-scenes looks at the infamous Fyre Festival disaster and the disgraced Theranos that have set social media ablaze with commentary and memes. Each company was founded and led by charismatic, well, liars who were convincing enough to dupe unwitting investors (and in Theranos founder Elizabeth Holmes’ case, even some former secretaries of state) out of millions of dollars. Both companies markete...
Tags: Advertising, Walgreens, Silicon Valley, Theranos, Yoda, Elizabeth Holmes, Holmes, Jeremiah Rosen


UCLA football practice report day 7: Back for more

UCLA resumed spring practice Tuesday after a two-week break. The Bruins got going again without pads with some players using the break as a time to recover from injuries to return to the field in expanded roles. Links to wrap up Tuesday’s coverage Atonio Mafi has lost 45 pounds since coming to UCLA and plans to lose even more Video interviews Atonio Mafi Demetric Felton From the break: A look at the scholarship numbers Mid-spring mailbag Personnel notes Keisean Lucier-South wasn’t seen on ...
Tags: Sports, Sport, Soccer, College sports, Norwood, Griffin, Ucla, Burton, Lee, Bruins, Holmes, Gaines, Felton, Alves, Josh Woods, Blaylock


Reading FC U23s player ratings from Bayern Munich defeat: Howe impresses but night to forget for Holmes

Royals were knocked out of the Premier League International Cup by the Germans on Monday night [Author: Jonathan Low]
Tags: Home, Bayern Munich, Royals, Holmes, Howe, Jonathan Low, Reading FC U23s


Original Content podcast: ‘The Inventor’ offers a compelling overview of the Theranos saga

The story of how blood testing company Theranos rose to prominence, then collapsed following accusations of fraud, is getting told and retold in many forms: There’s reporter John Carreyrou’s book “Bad Blood,” plus an upcoming feature film adaptation starring Jennifer Lawrence, plus a podcast from Nightline called “The Dropout” — and “The Inventor,” a new HBO documentary directed by Alex Gibney. Our colleague Josh Constine already reviewed the film after seeing it at Sundance, but we had thoug...
Tags: Apple, Hbo, Jennifer Lawrence, Media, Podcasts, Steve Jobs, Tech, Netflix, Alex Gibney, Theranos, Elizabeth Holmes, Bobby, Holmes, Josh Constine, Gibney, John Carreyrou


Theranos founder Elizabeth Holmes is getting married

Alleged fake blood test grifter Elizabeth Holmes has a busy schedule this year. In addition to attending her upcoming trial for 11 criminal felony counts, she's getting married! The lucky groom-to-be is William "Billy" Evans, scion of the Evans Hotel Group fortune. From Brides Magazine: It's possible they bonded over their shared wealth or interest in tech, as Evans is an MIT grad who worked at Linked In, then Luminar Technologies, a driverless-car start-up. According to Linked In, Evans stopped...
Tags: Post, News, San Francisco, Mit, Evans, Vanity Fair, Elizabeth Holmes, Wedding Announcements, Holmes, Nick Bilton, Balto, Luminar Technologies, Glenn Fawcett, William Billy Evans, Evans Hotel Group


‘Sherlock’ star reveals gay backlash sparked by homoerotic series

Actor Martin Freeman speaks out on the backlash for not paying off the homoerotic tension between Holmes and Watson.
Tags: Feature, Entertainment, Lifestyle, Martin Freeman, Sherlock, Ad Friendly, Holmes


Geary’s New Murder Series Starts With Chester & Grace

As regular readers know, I’m a huge fan of Rick Geary’s work. His precision linework and fascination with famous murders and infamous people make for compelling reading. There have been nine stories told in his series A Treasury of Victorian Murder, which can be found in two volumes, Compendium 1 (including classics Jack the Ripper and H.H. Holmes) and Compendium 2 (with Lizzie Borden, Lincoln’s assassination, and three other tales). Then he moved a bit forward in time with seven [...]
Tags: Comics, Treasury, Jack, Chester, Geary, Holmes, Other Publishers, Rick Geary, Lizzie Borden Lincoln


Theranos founder Elizabeth Holmes is engaged and living in a luxury apartment with her hotel-heir fiancé, William 'Billy' Evans

Elizabeth Holmes, the founder of the infamous blood-testing startup Theranos, is reportedly engaged. Her fiancé is William "Billy" Evans, a 27-year-old heir to a hospitality property management company in California, according to those reports. Holmes and her ex-boyfriend, former Theranos president Sunny Balwani, are awaiting trial on federal charges of fraud, and she faces up to 20 years in prison if found guilty. While Elizabeth Holmes faces the possibility of spending the next two decade...
Tags: California, US, San Francisco, Trends, San Diego, Evans, Vanity Fair, Elizabeth Holmes, Susan, Anne, Holmes, San Diego California, Billy Evans, Sunny Balwani, William Billy Evans, Billy Evans Elizabeth Holmes


Everything we know about William 'Billy' Evans, the fiancé of Theranos founder Elizabeth Holmes

Elizabeth Holmes, the founder of the infamous blood-testing startup Theranos, is reportedly engaged. Her fiancé is William "Billy" Evans, a 27-year-old heir to a hospitality property management company in California, according to those reports. Holmes and her ex-boyfriend, former Theranos president Sunny Balwani, are awaiting trial on federal charges of fraud, and she faces up to 20 years in prison if found guilty. While Elizabeth Holmes faces the possibility of spending the next two decade...
Tags: California, US, San Francisco, Trends, San Diego, Evans, Vanity Fair, Elizabeth Holmes, Susan, Anne, Holmes, San Diego California, Billy Evans, Sunny Balwani, William Billy Evans, Billy Evans Elizabeth Holmes


Elizabeth Holmes is reportedly engaged. Here’s a timeline of the Theranos CEO’s rise and fall, from becoming the world’s youngest female billionaire to getting charged with massive fraud

Elizabeth Holmes dropped out of Stanford University at 19 to start blood-testing startup Theranos, and grew the company to a valuation of $9 billion. But it all came crashing down when the shortcomings and inaccuracies of the company's technology were exposed, and Theranos and Holmes were charged with massive fraud. HBO debuted a documentary Monday chronicling the trajectory of Theranos called "The Inventor: Out for Blood in Silicon Valley." Here's the story of Holmes' rise and eventual downf...
Tags: Hbo, Washington, Cbs News, Stanford, Trends, Silicon Valley, Houston, Abc News, Usaid, Stanford University, Theranos, Elizabeth Holmes, Noël, Holmes, Congressional, Enron


Theranos founder Elizabeth Holmes is reportedly engaged to a 27-year-old hotel heir. Here's what we know about their relationship

Theranos founder Elizabeth Holmes is engaged, Vanity Fair reported. Holmes' fiancé, William "Billy" Evans, is the 27-year-old heir to the Evans Hotel Group, according to the Daily Mail. The couple reportedly lives in a luxury apartment in San Francisco while Holmes awaits trial.  Holmes, 35, was once the world's youngest female self-made billionaire and running a $9 billion company before it all came crashing down and she was charged with "massive fraud." Theranos founder Elizabeth Holm...
Tags: San Francisco, Trends, Silicon Valley, Evans, Abc News, Wall Street Journal, Vanity Fair, Theranos, Elizabeth Holmes, The New Yorker, Holmes, Nick Bilton, Balto, Bilton, Business Insider Business Insider, Sunny Balwani


An Ex-Theranos Employee Is Responsible For Elizabeth Holmes' Black Turtleneck

As it turns out, much like her voice, Elizabeth Holmes personal fashion (punctuated by omnipresent black turtlenecks) has a dubious origin. An ex-Theranos employee revealed to Elle that she cultivated the fallen scammer's signature style.Holmes hired Ana Arriola as chief design architect to help build the very-faulty "Edison" machine, which was supposed to run a battery of medical tests using a small amount of blood taken from pricking a patient's finger. (The Edison machine never actually work...
Tags: Apple, Fashion, Music, Adobe, Steve Jobs, Elle, Levi, Theranos, Elizabeth Holmes, Issey Miyake, Elizabeth, Holmes, Miyake, Arriola, Ana Arriola, Elizabeth Holmes Black Turtleneck


It's a difficult time for the 857 people in the US named Elizabeth Holmes who weren't the creators of Theranos

Elizabeth Holmes has become an increasingly infamous household name since HBO dropped its documentary "The Inventor" about the founder of the failed blood-testing startup Theranos. But "Elizabeth Holmes" is actually a pretty common name, which has led to some weird stories and cases of mistaken identity for the others out there with the same first-name-last-name combo. Some Elizabeth Holmeses have taken the experience in jest and haven't felt any negative consequences, but others have had peo...
Tags: Apple, Google, Facebook, Hbo, California, US, Samsung, Trends, Harvard, Harvard University, Marie Claire, Silicon Valley, Abc News, Wall Street Journal, Theranos, Elizabeth Holmes


Ask the author: “The great oracle of American legal thought” – revisiting the life and times of Justice Holmes

The following is a series of questions posed by Ronald Collins to Stephen Budiansky concerning Budiansky’s book “Oliver Wendell Holmes: A Life in War, Law, and Ideas” (W.W. Norton, 2019, 592 pp., cloth: $29.95). Stephen Budiansky is the author of 17 books of biography, history and science. He was a recipient of a Guggenheim Fellowship in the Creative Arts in 2011. Welcome, Stephen, and thank you for taking the time to participate in this question-and-answer exchange for our readers. And congra...
Tags: New York, Hollywood, Featured, Supreme Court, Law, Washington, Boston, Virginia, Massachusetts, Book Reviews, America, Harvard, United States, Ireland, Winston Churchill, Catholic


Book Nook: Sherlock Holmes & Lucy James Mystery Series - Die Again, Mr. Holmes

Sherlock Holmes is a well-known literary character - famous enough that even people who haven't read his books have an idea of the detective. I recently had a chance to review a book from the Sherlock Holmes & Lucy James Mystery Series -- Die Again, Mr. Holmes.Brought to you by: Frugal Focus
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8 Genomic Testing Stocks That Can Ease the Sting of Theranos

Investment scams are nothing new. But since the dot-com bust of 2000, most investors have been able to spot the most egregious, misleading of corporate pitches.That's what's made the Theranos debacle such a shock. The blood-testing company looked, felt and sounded like the real deal. CEO Elizabeth Holmes seemed remarkably credible too… credible enough that insurers, pharmacies and grocery stores were all willing to partner with Theranos.The whole thing, however, was an incredible scam. T...
Tags: Science, Paris, Mayo Clinic, Theranos, Illumina, James, Elizabeth Holmes, Holmes, Sarepta, Myriad Genetics, Janney, Genomic Health, Sarepta Therapeutics, Illumina NASDAQ, Exact Sciences, EXAS