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The CEO of guitar icon Fender says the company was looking into an abyss when the coronavirus hit — but now the company expects record 2020 sales

Este Haim of the eponymous LA band Haim checks out an American Professional II bass. Fender The coronavirus pandemic and national lockdowns spurred a much-needed revival of the guitar business. Fender had been on track to post robust 2020 sales, but in March it had to idle its factories in the US and Mexico. Unexpectedly, demand for guitars skyrocketed, and now CEO Andy Mooney figures this year could set a record for sales. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. Fender CEO And...
Tags: Music, Mexico, La, US, Trends, Nike, Guitars, Haim, Fender, Mooney, Andy Mooney, Tech Insider, Stratocaster, Matthew DeBord, Este Haim, Leo Fender

Fantasy Football Waiver Wire Week 9: Damien Harris Settling Into Lead Back Role For Patriots

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Tags: Minnesota, Washington, Cowboys, Sports, NFL, Mark Ingram, Raiders, San Francisco, Chicago, Steelers, Davis, Chargers, Dallas, Detroit Lions, Fantasy Football, Jets

Guitars reportedly cool again

Despite reports of their death in the Washington Post back in 2017, it appears that guitars are, in fact, still alive — and indeed, might even be cool once more. As The New York Times reports, in the aptly titled "Guitars are back, baby!" A half-year into a pandemic that has threatened to sink entire industries, people are turning to the guitar as a quarantine companion and psychological salve, spurring a surge in sales for some of the most storied companies (Fender, Gibson, Martin, Taylor) t...
Tags: Post, News, Washington Post, Los Angeles, Economics, Economy, New York Times, Guitars, Guitar, Buddy Holly, Alex Williams, Mooney, Guitarists, Andy Mooney, Fender Guitars, Fender Musical Instruments Corporation

Mooney and Moriarty on top in Philip Walton Pro-Am at Malahide

Malahide Golf Club Experienced campaigners Damian Mooney and Colm Moriarty topped the leaderboard at the Philip Walton Pro-Am supporting St Francis Hospice at Malahide.Mooney (Damian Mooney Golf) and Moriarty (Glasson GC) posted rounds of two-under-par 69 to finish one shot ahead of Steven Quinlan (SQ Golf) and Daniel Beattie.Beattie grabbed victory i...
Tags: Sport, Golf, Moriarty, Mooney, Malahide, PGA Irish Region, Damian Mooney, Philip Walton, Malahide Golf Club, Steven Quinlan, Colm Moriarty, Philip Walton Pro Am, Francis Hospice, Malahide Mooney Damian Mooney Golf, Moriarty Glasson GC, Daniel Beattie Beattie

Keys candidate pulls out win in District 120 GOP primary, but there could be a recount

Although he trailed way behind candidates Rhonda Rebman Lopez and Alexandria Suarez in Miami-Dade County, where about half the district’s voters live, he had enough support in the Keys to pull through by about 100 votes. Late Tuesday, Mooney, a real estate agent and elected member of the Islamorada Village Council, had 4,613 votes to Rebman Lopez’s 4,506 and Suarez’s 3,977. All of the Keys is in the district, which includes some of South Dade, where Rebman Lopez and Suarez were in a tight batt...
Tags: News, Gop, Suarez, Miami Dade County, District, Mooney, South Dade, Rhonda Rebman Lopez, Alexandria Suarez, Islamorada Village Council, Rebman Lopez

Mystery and Crime Post, Melville Davisson: Walker of the Secret Service (1924); v1; 24 July 2020

Published in 1924, this is a collection of short stories published between 1920 and 1924 featuring Walker of the Secret Service. 1: The Outlaw 2: The Holdup 3: The Bloodhounds 4: The Secret Agent 5: The Big Haul 6: The Passing of Mooney 7: The Diamond 8: The Expert Detective 9: The “Mysterious Stranger” Defense 10: The Inspiration 11: The Girl in the Picture 12: The Menace 13: The Symbol Attached Thumbnails   ...
Tags: Books, ePub Books, Secret Service, Walker, Mooney, Crime Post, Melville Davisson, Secret Service Melville Davisson Post

John Mooney, an Inventor of the Catalytic Converter, Dies at 90

John J. Mooney, an inventor of the catalytic converter, the small and ubiquitous device that makes the engines that power everything from cars to lawn mowers less polluting and more fuel efficient, died on June 16 at his home in Wyckoff, N.J. He was 90. From a report: The cause was complications of a stroke, his daughter Elizabeth Mooney Convery said. Mr. Mooney was a high school graduate working as a clerk at a gas company when his colleagues encouraged him to pursue a college education. After ...
Tags: Tech, Basf, Environmental Protection Agency, Mooney, John Mooney, ISELIN, Society of Automotive Engineers, John J Mooney, Elizabeth Mooney Convery, Englehard Corporation

nextmv picks up $2.7M to optimize and test decision models for the logistics industry

Optimization. Efficiency. Data-driven decisions. If I had a nickel for every time I hear these words from founders I’d be long retired. And yet, the process involved in achieving resource optimization, efficiency and making truly data-driven decisions is laborious to say the least, and usually involves an immense amount of talent and resources. And then there was nextmv. The YC-backed company, led by Carolyn Mooney and Ryan O’Neil, recently raised a $2.7 million seed round from FirstMark Capit...
Tags: TC, Uber, Tech, Dynamo, Lockheed Martin, FirstMark Capital, Firstmark, Yc, Mooney, Matt Turck, GrubHub, Operations Research, Ryan O Neil, Carolyn Mooney, Nextmv, GrubHub Mooney

Domestic-only WBBL could showcase Australia's depth - Mooney

It remains uncertain whether players from overseas will be able to travel to Australia by Octobe
Tags: Australia, Sport, Cricket, WBBL, Mooney

Petitions of the week

This week we highlight petitions pending before the Supreme Court that address, among other things, whether a local ordinance that discriminates against interstate commerce, and was enacted for a discriminatory purpose, must discriminate exclusively against nonresidents to be subject to heightened scrutiny under the dormant commerce clause; whether a claim for violation of a prisoner-patient’s 14th Amendment right to informed consent requires a showing of deliberate indifference and proof of ref...
Tags: Texas, Supreme Court, Law, Virginia, Williams, Sharp, Atkins, Woodford, Johnson, Smith, Department Of Homeland Security, Wolf, Slater, HARRIS, Hill, Inslee

Prince William Jokes About ‘Spreading Coronavirus’ at Royal Engagement in Dublin

Prince William joked about the deadly coronavirus outbreak during a royal visit to Dublin’s Guinness Storehouse in Ireland on Tuesday. “I bet everyone’s like, ‘I’ve got coronavirus, I’m dying,’ and you’re like, ‘No, you’ve just got a cough,'” the Duke of Cambridge quipped to first responder Joe Mooney, according to video footage of their exchange. He added: “It does seem quite dramatic about coronavirus at the moment. Is it being a little hyped up, do you think, by the media?” Prince Wil...
Tags: Japan, News, Uncategorized, Ireland, United Kingdom, Cambridge, Dublin, Kate, William, British Royals, Duke, Duke Of Cambridge, Queen Elizabeth, Department, Guinness Storehouse, Mooney

John Mulaney Gets Musical About Airport Sushi and Becomes a Meme on ‘Saturday Night Live’

This weekend, John Mulaney became the first person to host a Leap Day episode of Saturday Night Live. But that wasn’t the only noteworthy moment to come out of this outstanding episode of the late night sketch series. This is the third year in a row that Mulaney has hosted SNL, and I hope this becomes a tradition that Lorne Michaels continues to honor. Speaking of traditions, this episode features yet another musical sketch inspired by New York, this time by airport sushi, and it’s just one of ...
Tags: Comedy, New York, Television, Movies, Nbc, Justin Theroux, Broadway, Jennifer Lopez, Snl, Aidy Bryant, Leslie Jones, Lorne Michaels, Kyle Mooney, Bryant, Kyle, Mooney

Women's T20 World Cup highlights: Healy & Mooney see Australia to big win over Bangladesh

Half-centuries from openers Alyssa Healy and Beth Mooney see Australia to an impressive 86-run win over Bangladesh in their Women's T20 World Cup tie.
Tags: Australia, Cricket, Bangladesh, Mooney, Healy, Alyssa Healy, Beth Mooney

Hammer-weilding trans woman  escapes prison after judge hears there was no way to confirm her gender

A trans woman who threatened shop staff with a claw hammer escaped prison after a court heard there was no way to confirm her gender. Leila Le Fey, 40, admitted entering a Budgens store in Brighton last year in a bid to steal alcohol, and brandished the “terrifying” weapon at Enoch Adetayo, the shop’s manager, before assaulting him. However, she was spared a prison after a judge reversed a custodial sentence which would have sent her to a men's prison. Lewes Crown Court heard that Le Fey had...
Tags: News, Brighton, Budgens, Mooney, GRC, Lewes Crown Court, Leila Le Fey, Enoch Adetayo, Le Fey, Gender Recognition Certificate GRC, Stephen Mooney

Complete Casting Announced for Martin McDonagh's HANGMEN Starring Mark Addy, Dan Stevens and More

The complete cast for the Broadway premiere of the Royal Court TheatreAtlantic Theater Company production of Martin McDonagh's new comedy Hangmen features Mark Addy as Harry, Tracie Bennett as Alice, Ewen Bremner as Syd, Owen Campbell as Clegg, Jeremy Crutchley as Inspector Fry, Gaby French as Shirley, Josh Goulding as Hennessy, John Hodgkinson as Pierrepoint, Richard Hollis as Bill, John Horton as Arthur, Ryan Pope as Charlie and Dan Stevens as Mooney, joined by understudies Sebastian Beacon, P...
Tags: Theatre, Broadway, Dan Stevens, Martin Mcdonagh, Charlie, Mooney, Mark Addy, BWW News Desk, Richard Hollis, Mark Addy Dan Stevens, Royal Court TheatreAtlantic Theater Company, Harry Tracie Bennett, Alice Ewen Bremner, Syd Owen Campbell, Clegg Jeremy Crutchley, Shirley Josh Goulding

Mooney goes down fighting in Staysure Tour card bid

Staysure Tour Q-School graduates (L to R) Euan McIntosh, Andrew Raitt, Michael Long, David Morland IV and Carl Suneson. Picture: Getty Images Damian Mooney gave his all but came up two shots shy in his bid for one of five cards at the Staysure Tour Qualifying School in Portugal.He carded a three-under 68 to finish tied ninth on six-under-par — his bid for a card halted by a moment...
Tags: Europe, Australia, Scotland, US, Sport, Long, Golf, Pga Tour, Portugal, New Zealand, Smith, St George, Australasia, Joyner, Bennett, Hill

Dems Bank on Star Surrogates in Last Iowa Days

WATERLOO, Iowa—If you want a friend in Washington, get a dog. If you want a campaign surrogate while you’re stuck in an impeachment trial in Washington, do the same thing—just make sure that he doesn’t accidentally knock any potential supporters over.Sen. Elizabeth Warren’s campaign worked hard to keep that from happening when one of the Massachusetts senator’s most popular surrogates—her 18-month-old golden retriever, Bailey—visited her campaign’s field office in northeastern Iowa, as Warren’s ...
Tags: News, Washington, Senate, White House, Massachusetts, Elizabeth Warren, Joe Biden, Iowa, Warren, Biden, Alex, San Antonio, The Daily Beast, Castro, Cornell, Waterloo

Mooney seeks big finish; MENA Tour success for Irish; Carey third

David Morland IV. Picture: Getty Images Damian Mooney needs to go low in the final round at the Final Stage of the Staysure Tour Qualifying School to win one of just five cards on offer at Pestana Golf Resort’s Pinta Course.The big-hitting Belfast man (51) made four birdies in a two-under 69 but lies three shots outside the top five in joint 12th place on three-under-par.Canada’s ...
Tags: England, Spain, Sport, Canada, South Africa, Golf, Portugal, Dubai, Belfast, Mena, North Africa, Pretoria, McNamara, Carey, McBride, Leonard

Mooney within touching distance as Scottish amateur leads Staysure Tour Q-School

Scottish amateur Euan McIntosh. Picture: Getty Images Belfast’s Damian Mooney is just five shots off the pace at halfway in the chase for five precious cards at the Staysure Tour Qualifying School Final Stage in Portugal.Scottish amateur Euan McIntosh added a 66 to his opening 68 to lead by one stroke on eight-under-par at Pestana Golf Resort’s Pinta Course where Mooney is the be...
Tags: England, America, Spain, Sport, Ireland, Golf, Portugal, Belfast, Mcintosh, Smith, Mitchell, Denton, Bennett, Corrigan, Kilkenny, Lahinch

Irish Seniors Open set for revival as Mooney leads Irish at Staysure Tour Q-School

Car Suneson. Picture: Getty Images The Staysure Tour appears poised to announce the revival of the Irish Seniors Open as part of Ireland’s 2026 Ryder Cup countdown.The tournament, which was last staged at Carton House in 2010,  features on a provisional 2020 schedule from August 23-25 with the venue yet to be decided.Former Ryder Cup players Paul McGinley, Des Smyth and Philip Wal...
Tags: Usa, Spain, Sport, Ireland, Golf, Portugal, Belfast, Denton, Kilkenny, Mooney, Brendan McGovern, Hunsucker, Carton House, Jimmy Bolger, Damian Mooney, Philip Walton

Mooney at the buzzer sends UC Davis past Loyola Marymount

DAVIS, Calif. (AP) — Joe Mooney buried a 3-pointer at the buzzer and UC Davis capped a 67-65 second-half comeback win against Loyola Marymount on Monday night. Erik Johansson’s layup with three seconds left put the Lions up 65-64. Prior to those points, neither team had scored in 81 seconds. The Lions led 61-50 with […]
Tags: News, Sports, Davis, UC Davis, Lions, Mooney, Erik Johansson, Davis Calif, Joe Mooney, Loyola Marymount

Fender is continuing to grow its digital business by professionalizing online music instruction

Fender has launched Fender Songs, its latest digital product. Fender Songs joins Fender Play, Fender Tune, and Fender Tone to form a suite of online music tools. Fender CEO Andy Mooney called Fender Songs the 73-year-old company's "next logical" step as it seeks to grow its business. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. The Fender Musical Instruments Corporation has been around for over 70 years. But in the past few, it's entered a lively new phase of business, under the leader...
Tags: Bruce Springsteen, Trends, Nike, Jimi Hendrix, Walt Disney Company, App Store, Eric Clapton, Fender, Mooney, Andy Mooney, Fender Play, Fender Musical Instruments Corporation, Andy Mooney Fender, Mooney Fender Songs

Mooney and healthy teammates have Brey, Irish encouraged

SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — As long as John Mooney keeps putting up double-doubles and his teammates stay healthy, coach Mike Brey feels pretty good about Notre Dame’s chances this season. “Johnny carries a lot of clout in our league when you hear the other coaches,” Brey said as he prepares for his 20th season […]
Tags: News, Sports, Ap, Notre Dame, Johnny, Mooney, Brey, Mike Brey, John Mooney, SOUTH BEND Ind

The Women Ski Coaches Association Launches a Grassroots Mission Toward Gender Equity in Sport

The Women Ski Coaches Association launched in September 2019 in pursuit of gender equity in coaching. In August, the Women Ski Coaches Association (WSCA) set forth to balance the scales of gender equity in coaching. With Maria Stuber , head coach at the College of St. Scholastica (CSS) and former member of the Craftsbury Green Racing Project, at the helm, the WSCA strives to be “the voice and future of women in coaching.”  According to surveys conducted by the Tucker Center for Rese...
Tags: General, News, Sport, Css, Harvard University, Skiing, Community, Ncaa, Norway, Fis, Dartmouth College, Montana State University, St Michael, Oslo Norway, Vail CO, Middlebury College

Mooney 113 cornerstone of Australia's win as Atapattu's record ton goes in vain

The Sri Lanka captain carried her team to their highest T20I total and scored the first century for her side in the format
Tags: Australia, Sport, Cricket, Sri Lanka, Mooney, Atapattu

Historic wins for Limerick, Mullingar and New Forest in AIG Ladies Cup and Shields

New Forest’s player-manager Anne Naughton (right) leads the New Forest Haka following their win in the AIG Minor Cup Final at Knightsbrook Hotel and Golf Resort. image by Jenny Matthews/ Cashman Photography An epic final day in the AIG Ladies Cups and Shields Finals produced its usual share of joy and heartbreak at Knightsbrook Hotel, Spa and Golf Resort.Limerick and East Cork cla...
Tags: Sport, Aig, Golf, New Forest, Mccarthy, Westport, Mcgrath, Limerick, Murray, Walsh, Juan, Conway, Masterson, Heather, Edwards, Hogan

Super Saturday at Knightsbrook

Knightsbrook Hotel, Spa & Golf Resort. Darkness halted play in the AIG Ladies Cup and Shields Finals where the destiny all six green pennants will be decided on what promises to be a Super Saturday at Knightsbrook Hotel, Spa & Golf Resort.The start was delayed by two hours and 45 minutes due to torrential rain and with nine matches scheduled, the finals of the Senior Foursomes, th...
Tags: Sport, Aig, Golf, Rooney, Evans, New Forest, Kennedy, Munster, Mcgrath, Limerick, Galway, Newlands, Morris, McDermott, Conway, Murphy

563 Circumnavigating the Globe in a Pilatus

Our guests tell us about circumnavigating the globe three times in a Pilatus PC-12: eastbound, westbound, and polar. In the news, Allegiant is testing a new service offering more seat pitch, the fuel dump from a Norwegian flight ruins a runway, more 737 MAX fallout, an English Channel attempt on a hoverboard, the Senate confirms a controversial nominee to be the new FAA administrator, Congress considers the PLANE Act with positive implications for GA, and China is growing the number of carrier p...
Tags: New York, London, Congress, Senate, China, US, Los Angeles, Legislation, Portugal, Delta, Aviation, Iceland, Globe, Jack, Faa, Boeing

Ulster SFC: Blow for Down as Mooney red card appeal rejected

Caolan Mooney is suspended for Down's All-Ireland qualifier against Tipperary after his dismissal in the defeat by Armagh is upheld.
Tags: News, Ireland, Mooney, Caolan Mooney

Lawmaker’s censure sought after comments about Trump Jr.

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — Alabama lawmakers abruptly adjourned after one lawmaker called for the censure of another over comments that included calling the president’s son “evidently retarded.” Republican Rep. Arnold Mooney of Shelby County on Wednesday went to the House microphone to read a letter seeking censure of Rep. John Rogers, a Democrat. Mooney said […]
Tags: News, Alabama, Ap, Nation, House, Montgomery Ala, John Rogers, Shelby County, Mooney, Trump Jr, Arnold Mooney