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The Daily Stream: ‘Hulk’ is Like a Glimpse at an Alternate Universe Where Superhero Movies Are Weird and More Interesting

(Welcome to The Daily Stream, an ongoing series in which the /Film team shares what they’ve been watching, why it’s worth checking out, and where you can stream it.) The Movie: Hulk Where You Can Stream It: FuboTV The Pitch: Ang Lee takes the story of the Incredible Hulk and turns it into a big, weird, inventive comic book movie that the world just wasn’t ready for. Why It’s Essential Viewing: Tired of the predictability of the standard superhero flick? Then you need to watch Hulk, my friend. ...
Tags: Movies, Features, Edward Norton, Ang Lee, Mark Ruffalo, Hulk, Nick Nolte, Lee, Bruce, Eric Bana, Comic Book/Superhero, Featured Stories Sidebar, Incredible Hulk, The Daily Stream, Hulk Ang Lee, Bruce Banner Eric Bana

The Continuing Value of Documentary Collections in Originalist Theory

 For the Symposium on Kurt Lash, The Reconstruction Amendments: The Essential Documents (University of Chicago Press, 2021)(2 vols.).   Lee J. Strang Collections of important historical documents have long held value for historians, legal scholars, teachers, and American citizens of all stripes.   Henry Steele Commager’s Documents of American History was first published in 1934 and has reached its tenth edition.   In this century, Bruce Frohnen’s, The American Republic: Primary Sour...
Tags: America, Berger, Branding, Guest Blogger, Lee, Kurt, John Stinneford, Church State, Evan Bernick, Randy Barnett, Donald Drakeman, Raoul Berger, Keith Whittington, Michael Rappaport, Reconstruction Amendments, Lash

Judge poised to dismiss parts of lawsuit against Ex-LA DA Lacey, husband

LOS ANGELES — A judge indicated on Tuesday, June 22, she is poised to dismiss civil rights violation claims that are part of a lawsuit brought by several Black Lives Matter members against former Los Angeles County District Attorney Jackie Lacey and her husband. David Lacey pointed a gun out his front door when members of the group showed up at the couple’s Granada Hills home early on the morning of March, 2, 2020. Melina Abdullah, Dahlia Ferlito and Justin Marks brought the complaint against th...
Tags: News, Colorado, Los Angeles, Sport, Austin, Soccer, Courts, Black Lives Matter, BLM, Lee, Los Angeles County, Abdullah, Los Angeles Superior Court, Manson, Justin Marks, Lacey

Viva Republica, developer of Korean financial super app Toss, raises $410M at a $7.4B valuation

Viva Republica, the Seoul-based fintech company behind Toss, a super app with more than 40 financial services, announced today it has raised $410 million at a post-money valuation of $7.4 billion. The new funding was led by Alkeon Capital, an American investment firm, and included participation from new investors like Korea Development Bank, and returning backers Altos Ventures and Greyhound Capital. The company plans to launch Toss Bank, a neobank, in September 2021, which it describes as “the ...
Tags: Fundings & Exits, Startups, TC, Asia, South Korea, Southeast Asia, Tech, Malaysia, Korea, Vietnam, Financial Services, Seoul, Fintech, Toss, Challenger Bank, Lee

Netflix Hires Allure Editor in Chief Michelle Lee as VP of Editorial and Publishing

Michelle Lee, Allure’s top editor for the last five and a half years, is joining the Netflix marketing team in a newly created editorial and publishing role. Lee announced her jump to Netflix, where she will be global VP of editorial and publishing, in an Instagram post Monday; Netflix confirmed her hire. She will lead […]
Tags: News, Instagram, Netflix, Lee, Michelle Lee, Michelle Lee Allure

Amazon’s The Idea of You Film Adaptation to Star Anne Hathaway

In a partnership with Amazon Studios and Welle Entertainment, a film adaptation of the Robinne Lee novel The Idea of You is in the works. It is set to star Anne Hathaway. According to Deadline, Jennifer Westfeldt will be adapting the screenplay. Cathy Schulman is producing via Welle Entertainment, as well as Gabrielle Union through her production company I’ll Have Another. MORE: Bryan Cranston, Annette Bening Set to Star in Paramount+ Comedy Here is a brief synopsis of the novel The Idea of You...
Tags: Movies, Amazon Studios, Anne Hathaway, Jennifer Westfeldt, Movie News, Robinne Lee, The Idea of You, Welle Entertainment

ATF Makes the Case for Abolishing the ATF ~ VIDEO

Aerial view of the WACO Mount Carmel compound engulfed in flames. IMG ATF USA – -( No one makes a better case for abolishing the ATF than the ATF. There has never been a federal agency with such little regard for the sanctity of human life, with such a history of failure, with such antiquated duties and responsibilities, with such a propensity to overreact, with such an addiction to good press, with such a willingness to bend over for any politician in charge, and – as we curren...
Tags: Florida, Guns, Congress, Eric Holder, Senate, White House, New York City, America, Joe Biden, Fbi, Idaho, House, Jimmy Carter, DEA, Biden, Terry

Creating Amazing Radio webinar with Lee Abrams planned

Benztown and P1 Media Group are to host the second of a two-part webinar featuring radio visionary Lee Abrams this Thursday. You can register now For “Next: Creating Amazing Radio, Round 2″. The webinar is 13th in the companies’ “Global Radio Ideas” webinar series from top radio experts from around the world. The 30-minute webinar will be hosted by Andreas Sannemann, CEO, Benztown, and Ken Benson, Partner, P1 Media Group, and will feature one of the radio industry’s true visionaries, Lee Abra...
Tags: World, Radio, Lee, Abrams, Media Group, Benztown, Lee Abrams, Andreas Sannemann, Ken Benson Partner P1 Media Group, Global Radio Ideas

Deutsche Bank's UK CEO says she wants investment banking graduates in the office 5 days a week, even as the company moves to flexible working

Deutsche Bank UK and Ireland CEO Tiina Lee. Deutsche Bank Tiina Lee, Deutsche Bank's UK CEO, told Insider she wants graduates in the office five days a week. The bank is adopting a hybrid work model that lets most employees work from home three days a week. Lee said graduates learn more from speaking to their team in the office, rather than over video calls. See more stories on Insider's business page. Tiina Lee, CEO of Deutsche Bank UK and Ireland, wants investment banking graduat...
Tags: UK, England, US, Trends, Ireland, Deutsche Bank, Boris Johnson, Lee, COVID, Kate Duffy, Tiina Lee, Deutsche Bank UK, Tiina Lee Deutsche Bank Tiina Lee Deutsche Bank, Insider Deutsche Bank

Deutsche Bank's UK boss says she wants investment banking graduates in the office 5 days a week, even as the company moves to flexible working

Deutsche Bank UK and Ireland CEO Tiina Lee. Deutsche Bank Tiina Lee, Deutsche Bank's UK CEO, told Insider she wants graduates in the office five days a week. The bank is adopting a hybrid work model that lets most employees work from home three days a week. Lee said graduates learn more from speaking to their team in the office, rather than over video calls. See more stories on Insider's business page. Tiina Lee, CEO of Deutsche Bank UK and Ireland, wants investment banking graduat...
Tags: UK, England, US, Trends, Ireland, Deutsche Bank, Boris Johnson, Lee, COVID, Kate Duffy, Tiina Lee, Deutsche Bank UK, Tiina Lee Deutsche Bank Tiina Lee Deutsche Bank, Insider Deutsche Bank

Investigators seek other possible road rage incidents involving man charged with killing Aiden Leos

Investigators ask anyone who may have been threatened by a Costa Mesa gun enthusiast charged with fatally shooting a 6-year-old boy in May on the 55 Freeway to report the incidents to law enforcement authorities. Prosecutors said Marcus Anthony Eriz, a 24-year-old auto body technician, became angry when the boy’s mother flashed her middle finger at him and his girlfriend, 23-year-old Wynne Lee following a lane-change dispute on the freeway in Orange on May 21. Eriz then rolled down the passenger...
Tags: News, Guns, Tesla, Sport, Soccer, Homicide, Volkswagen, Orange County, Orange, Lee, Costa Mesa, Corona, Volkswagen Golf SportWagen, VW Golf SportWagen, Top Stories OCR, Crime and Public Safety

Bail revoked for suspected 55 Freeway shooter in death of 6-year-old boy

An Orange County Superior Court judge on Friday, June 18, revoked the bail of the man accused of fatally shooting a 6-year-old boy on the 55 Freeway in Orange last month while postponing the consideration of reducing the $500,000 bail of the suspected driver until her background is investigated and her mental health evaluated. His bail had been $2 million. Marcus Anthony Eriz, 24, and Wynne Lee, 23, both pleaded not guilty to the charges they face through their attorneys. Her attorney said her b...
Tags: News, Sport, Aiden, Soccer, Volkswagen, Chevrolet, Kaiser Health News, Highland, Lee, Costa Mesa, Santa Ana, Cloonan, Orange County Superior Court, Chapman Avenue, Leos, Larry Yellin

Vintage Lee S-6 - S600 OR 700 Hopper, Flour Outlet?

Vintage Lee S-6 - S600 OR 700 Hopper, Flour Outlet? Submitted by Gadjowheaty on June 17, 2021 - 7:41pm. I just picked up a used Lee S-6 with the seller attesting to it being in excellent condition.  No hopper or flour bag, as expected.  Anyone know if the current parts for the S600 (if I could find them) or S700 can be made to work with the mill?  I spoke with an engineer from Lee's successor company (forget the name) who agreed, the hopper doesn't seem like any big deal - no need f...
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Gun-waving St. Louis couple pleads guilty to misdemeanors

By Jim Salter | Associated Press ST. LOUIS — A St. Louis couple who gained notoriety for pointing guns at social justice demonstrators pleaded guilty Thursday to misdemeanor charges, but the man left the courthouse defiantly pledging to “do it again” if faced with the same circumstances. Patricia McCloskey pleaded guilty to misdemeanor harassment and was fined $2,000. Her husband, Mark McCloskey, pleaded guilty to misdemeanor fourth-degree assault and was fined $750. They also agreed to give up ...
Tags: Minneapolis, Senate, Virginia, Court, Sport, Ap, Soccer, Missouri, Republican, St Louis, Donald Trump, Southern California, David Mason, Mark, Lee, Callahan

Lee’s Sandwiches reaches plea agreement after 2015 recall of almost 600,000 pounds of food

Six years after the Lee’s Sandwiches recalled nearly 600,000 pounds of chicken, beef and pork, its affiliated company has reached an agreement with federal officials and plead guilty to distributing uninspected meat. The popular Vietnamese American fast food chain, known for its sweet coffee, pastries and sandwiches, was placed on probation for four years and fined $250,000 in a March 18 judgment filed in federal court in Santa Ana. In a plea agreement reached with federal authorities, San Jose-...
Tags: Business, News, California, Restaurants, Usda, Sport, Things To Do, Soccer, Fast Food, Courts, San Jose, Robbins, Brothers, Lee, Le, Santa Ana

Biden got down on one knee to welcome the 94-year-old 'grandmother' of Juneteenth to the White House

Opal Lee (2nd L), the activist known as the grandmother of Juneteenth, US Vice President Kamala Harris look on as US President Joe Biden gives a pen to US Congresswoman Barbara Lee (L) after signing the Juneteenth National Independence Day Act. JIM WATSON/Getty Images President Joe Biden delivered a special greeting on Thursday to Opal Lee, a 94-year-old Texas activist. In 2016, Lee marched 1,400 miles from Fort Worth, Texas, to DC to advocate for making Juneteenth a federal holiday. Bide...
Tags: Politics, Texas, News, Congress, White House, US, Trends, Joe Biden, Washington Dc, Cbs, Biden, Kamala Harris, Marshall, Lee, Fort Worth Texas, Barbara Lee

Brady Gun Control Group Taking Second Taxpayer Funded COVID Bailout

Brady Gun Control Group Taking Second Taxpayer Funded COVID Bailout. IMG NRA-ILA U.S.A. –-( The Brady Center to Prevent Gun Violence will soon receive a second taxpayer-funded PPP loan of $579,530, which was approved by the Small Business Administration just last month. Last year, the gun control group received a PPP bailout of $695,000. As soon as the funds from the current loan are disbursed, it will mean the Brady Center has cost taxpayers more than $1,274,530. The multi-bi...
Tags: Florida, Guns, Washington, Los Angeles, Chicago, Fairfield, PPP, Rhode Island, Irs, Raleigh, Lee, Brady, Small Business Administration, SBA, Garland Texas, Second Amendment Foundation

Why 94-Year-Old Activist Opal Lee Marched to Make Juneteenth a National Holiday

Ms. Opal Lee is on the move. The 94-year-old activist from Fort Worth, Texas, who is oft-referred to as the “Grandmother of Juneteenth,” has already begun her annual Walk to D.C., as part of her efforts to see the momentous day recognized as a federal holiday. Each year on June 19, Lee makes a two-and-a-half-mile pilgrimage to commemorate the date in […]
Tags: Features, Lee, Fort Worth Texas, Juneteenth, Changemakers, Opal Lee, Changemakers Summit

The US House voted to repeal the 2002 Iraq War authorization

Tom Brenner/Reuters The House voted to repeal the 2002 Authorization for Use of Military Force (AUMF) in Iraq. The 2002 AUMF paved the way for the invasion of Iraq in March 2003. There's a growing bipartisan effort to scrap post-9/11 laws that gave presidents broad authority to wage war. See more stories on Insider's business page. The House of Representatives on Thursday voted to repeal the 2002 Authorization for Use of Military Force (AUMF) in Iraq.The resolution, sponsored by...
Tags: Politics, California, Washington, Senate, Iraq, US, Trends, Iran, House, House Of Representatives, Tehran, Iraq War, Donald Trump, George W Bush, Lee, AUMF

Hong Kong Apple Daily raid targeted 'conspiracy', claims security chief – video

Hong Kong's security chief, John Lee, accused the five Apple Daily directors arrested on Thursday of using 'journalistic work as a tool to endanger national security'. Lee said the five were arrested on suspicion of collusion with foreign countries or external elements to invite sanctions or other hostile activities. In a significant escalation in the government’s moves to rein in the Hong Kong press, Apple Daily's newsroom and offices were searched and HK$18m (US $2.3m) in assets frozenHong Kon...
Tags: Hong Kong, China, US, World news, Newspapers, Asia Pacific, Press freedom, Lee, John Lee, Apple Daily, frozenHong Kong

Seven new books on musical theater: from Hamilton to Oklahoma! [reading list]

The musical is perhaps one of the easiest forms of theater to introduce new audiences to, and with theaters around the world anticipating opening their doors again in the coming weeks and months, the joy of the curtain lifting in a real-life setting can be shared once again.Whether you’re new to the stage or eagerly counting down the days, explore some of our recent titles looking behind the scenes of musical theater. 1. Dueling Grounds: Revolution and Revelation in the Musical Hamilton edited b...
Tags: Europe, Books, Music, Featured, Congress, Americas, Broadway, Hugh Jackman, Camelot, Alan Cumming, Oklahoma, Hamilton, Sutton Foster, Bernstein, Carter, Lee

Prosecutors: Suspect in freeway shooting death of boy in Orange later brandished gun in another traffic altercation

SANTA ANA — Days after the killing of a 6-year-old boy in a road-rage shooting on the 55 Freeway in Orange, the suspects got into another traffic altercation in which the alleged shooter waved a gun at another motorist, prosecutors said in court papers filed Wednesday. Marcus Anthony Eriz, 24, and Wynne Lee, 23, are scheduled to be arraigned on Friday when Orange County Superior Court Judge Larry Yellin will consider a request from prosecutors to set bails at higher-than-usual levels. The victim...
Tags: News, Shooting, Tesla, Sport, Aiden, Soccer, Homicide, Volkswagen, Orange, Lee, Cloonan, Orange County Superior Court, Volkswagen Golf SportWagen, Yellin, Larry Yellin, Top Stories OCR

Sacramentans Brace For Excessive Heat With Triple Digit Temps Expected This Week

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United States: Lee Agrees On Easing Cost Of ESG Compliance - Cooley LLP

How often does this happen? SEC Commissioners Allison Lee (D) and Elad Roisman (R) on the same page?
Tags: News, United States, SEC, Lee, Allison Lee, Elad Roisman, ESG Compliance Cooley LLP

Senate Confirms Progressive Tech Critic Lina Khan To Become an FTC Commissioner

The Senate confirmed President Joe Biden's nominee to the Federal Trade Commission, Lina Khan, the young progressive who helped launch a reckoning amongst antitrust scholars and enforcers, in a 69-28 vote. From a report: At 32, Khan will become the youngest commissioner ever confirmed to the agency. Her confirmation also signals a bipartisan desire to impose more regulations on Big Tech companies like Facebook, Amazon, Alphabet and Apple. Khan received the support of several Republicans, includi...
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Rep. Barbara Lee says Biden putting US on course to end 'forever wars' with support for 2002 AUMF repeal

Debris are seen following a US-led coalition airstrike hits Headquarters of al Nusra Front in Aleppo, Syria on November 06, 2014. Ahmed Hasan Ubeyd/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images In 2002, Congress passed an Authorization for Use of Military Force Against Iraq. In 2020, the AUMF was cited by the Trump administration to justify killing Iranian Gen. Qassem Soleimani. The White House on Monday announced its support for repealing the law. See more stories on Insider's business page. When the T...
Tags: Obama, Congress, California, Senate, White House, Islamic State, Iraq, US, Barack Obama, Trends, Syria, Afghanistan, House, Al Qaeda, Somalia, Vietnam

Brace for more stock volatility than usual as 'quad witching' descends upon markets this week, Fundstrat's Tom Lee says

John W Banagan/Getty Images Stocks could face more choppiness than usual during the lead-up to the next so-called quadruple witching event on Friday, said Fundstrat's Tom Lee. The head of research soaring options activity in the last year could cause the witching to create more volatility. The event occurs when single stock options, single stock futures, index options, and index futures all expire on the same day. Sign up here for our daily newsletter, 10 Things Before the Opening Be...
Tags: Amc, Trends, Markets, Lee, Tom Lee, Thomas Lee, Fundstrat, Stock Market Volatility, Stock Market Outlook, Emily Graffeo, Options market, Options Expirations, John W Banagan Getty, MI Exclusive, Quad Witching, Quadruple Witching

The Daily Stream: ‘Enter the Dragon’ Plays Like a Great ’70s James Bond Movie

(Welcome to The Daily Stream, an ongoing series in which the /Film team shares what they’ve been watching, why it’s worth checking out, and where you can stream it.) The Movie: Enter the Dragon Where You Can Stream It: Netflix The Pitch: In his final completed role before his premature death, Bruce Lee plays a spy who visits an island where a martial arts tournament is taking place. He’s been tasked with gathering proof that the island’s owner, Han – a former member of Lee’s Shaolin temple, who...
Tags: Movies, Features, Netflix, James Bond, Bruce Lee, Roger Moore, Lee, Han, James Bond Movie, Action/Adventure, Featured Stories Sidebar, Enter the Dragon, Shaolin, The Daily Stream

Power and Maguire look for Sunday bounce backs after Saturday stumbles

Min Lee of Chinese Taipei hits a shot on the 9th hole during the round three of the LPGA Mediheal Championship at Lake Merced Golf Club on June 12, 2021 in Daly City, California. (Photo by Jed Jacobsohn/Getty Images) Seamus Power and Leona Maguire are looking to finish on a high today after going backwards on moving day in the United States.Power made...
Tags: Sport, Taiwan, Power, Golf, Pga Tour, Finland, Dustin Johnson, South Carolina, Lee, Maguire, Hadley, LPGA, Cavan, Chinese Taipei, Chesson Hadley, Leona Maguire

Youth, gender, mental illness, abuse, co-defendant disparity all part of Tennessee capital case perhaps nearing an execution date

This new lengthy article in the Knoxville News Sentinel, headlined "How young is too young for a death sentence? Christa Pike fights move to set execution date," discusses a remarkable case from the Volunteer State. I could imagine spending an entire semester discussing this case with students because it engages so many sentencing issues, and here are just some of the particulars: What's the difference between being 17 years old and being 18? In Christa Gail Pike's case, her lawyers say, the di...
Tags: Law, Tennessee, Lee, U S Supreme Court, Knoxville, Morristown, Peterson, Simmons, Roper, Corps, Volunteer State, University of Tennessee, Knoxville News Sentinel, Pike, Tennessee Supreme Court, Christa