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Rick and Morty Season 5 Premiere Gets Featurette, Plus Episode 2 Promo

Following the series’ return last Sunday, Adult Swim has dropped a featurette for the fifth season premiere of Rick and Morty, featuring interviews by writer Jeff Loveness (Ant-Man & The Wasp: Quantumania), co-creator Dan Harmon, and more as they take us behind-the-scenes of episode 5.01 titled “Mort Dinner Rick Andre.” They discuss the introduction of Mr. Nimbus and Morty becoming a mythical villain in another dimension called the Hoovy World. In addition, the promo teaser for the upcoming epi...
Tags: Video, Comedy, Adult Swim, TV, Movies, Sci-fi, Action, TV News, Smith, Morty, Rick, Jerry, Rick And Morty, Dan Harmon, Justin Roiland, ComingSoon

The best laid plans of mice and legislators

The normal refrain when government undertakes an initiative is, “Your tax dollars at work.” However, the latest episode from Sacramento introduces a new spin: “Your tax dollars are not at work.” The action (or inaction) in question is the state’s delayed implementation of Assembly Bill 841 (2020). That bill redirected untapped money (approximately $500 million) in a ratepayer-funded program to pay for repairs or replacement of heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC) systems and plumbin...
Tags: California, Opinion, Sacramento, Sport, Soccer, Smith, EMS, Legislature, Assembly, Margaret, California Energy Commission, Thurston, Smitty, Amy Coney Barrett, Guest Commentary, COVID

AMC+ July 2021 Lineup Includes The North Water Limited Series Premiere

Summer is heating up on AMC+, the company’s premium streaming bundle, with a robust lineup of new original series and exclusive specials in July, including the world premiere of the five-part AMC+ Original drama The North Water, from See-Saw Films, and Rhombus Media, distributed internationally by BBC Studios, starring BAFTA-winner Jack O’Connell (Unbroken, Godless), Golden Globe-winning actor Colin Farrell (In Bruges, True Detective), and SAG Award-winner Stephen Graham (Line of Duty, Boardwal...
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Court requires religious exemption but leaves many questions unanswered

This article is the final entry in a symposium on the court’s decision in Fulton v. City of Philadelphia. Holly Hollman is general counsel and associate executive director of Baptist Joint Committee for Religious Liberty. In Fulton v. City of Philadelphia, the court came to a surprisingly unanimous result: Philadelphia violated Catholic Social Services’ free exercise rights by denying it a contract based on the agency’s refusal to comply with the city’s nondiscrimination policy. How did the cou...
Tags: Featured, Law, Colorado, Css, Philadelphia, Masterpiece, Smith, Department of Human Services, John Roberts, Fulton, Roberts, Catholic Social Services, Employment Division, Baptist Joint Committee for Religious Liberty, Neil Gorsuch, Amy Coney Barrett

Automation helped kill up to 70% of the US's middle-class jobs since 1980, study says

The inside of an Amazon fulfillment center in Robbinsville, New Jersey on December 2, 2019. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson/File Photo Automation powered up to 70% of US middle class erosion in recent decades, according to a new study. Automation exacerbated wage inequality while yielding small productivity gains, the researchers said. Work has been allocated away from middle-income jobs since the 1980s, and middle-class real wages have tumbled. See more stories on Insider's business page. Wage ...
Tags: Amazon, US, Trends, Mit, Smith, Boston University, Noah Smith, Daron Acemoglu, Pascual Restrepo, Robbinsville New Jersey, Ben Winck, REUTERS Lucas Jackson File Photo Automation, National Bureau of Economic Research Between

Legendary VC Marc Andreessen's advice to 23-year-olds: 'Don't follow your passion'

"Your passion is likely more dumb and useless than anything else," Marc Andreessen says. Photo by Steve Jennings/Getty Images for TechCrunch Marc Andreessen is the cofounder of the wildly successful VC firm Andreessen Horowitz. In a recent interview, Andreessen was asked to give his best advice to a smart 23-year-old American. "Your passion should be your hobby, not your work," he said. "Do it in your spare time." See more stories on Insider's business page. Marc Andreessen is one of ...
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Podcastalooza: Three podcasts I can recommend today

Steve Hassan – Freedom of Mind First, let me introduce Steve Hassan’s interview with me regarding Christian nationalism, mind control groups, the Trump years, and, at the end, The Trinity Church in Phoenix. Hassan crafted a blog around the interview which you can read here. A warning to my readers who support Donald Trump, Steve wrote a book called the Cult of Trump about QAnon and Trump’s followers who can see no wrong in anything Trump does. By discussing people who can’t see Trump critically...
Tags: Health, Seattle, Smith, Infertility, Pedro, Trump, Trinity Church, Mike, Driscoll, Ed Stetzer, Stetzer, Mike Cosper, Tim Smith, Mars Hill, Mark Driscoll, Mars Hill Church

Smith & Wesson Launches New M&P 15T II Rifle

Smith & Wesson expands its highly successful M&P15 line with a new tactical MSR U.S.A. –-( Smith & Wesson Inc. has announced the launch of its latest modern sporting rifle, the M&P15T II. Chambered in 5.56mm NATO, the new M&P15T II features premium enhancements that include a full-length aluminum M-Lok® handguard, flat face trigger, Magpul® CTR® stock, M&P grip, and more. Vince Perreault, Senior Brand Manager, said, “With the M&P15T II, we set out to include some of the latest f...
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3 templates for answering 'What are your career aspirations?' in a job interview

Before you can answer questions about your career aspirations, you'll need to figure them out for yourself. Sturti/Getty Images An interviewer will ask about your career aspirations to see if they're in line with the company's needs. Be sure you hit on what your goals are, why they're your goals, and how this job relates to them. When you're talking about the why, don't be afraid to make it personal - and be honest. See more stories on Insider's business page. W...
Tags: Work, Jobs, Careers, Trends, Strategy, Job Interview, Muse, Career Advice, Smith, Nordic, Don, Goodfellow, Athena, Jennifer Smith, Contributor, The Muse

Time To Move On From Some Of The Aging Free Agents

from Ansar Khan of Mlive, Darren Helm and Valtteri Filppula have played a combined 1,335 games for the Red Wings but might have appeared in their final game for the organization. Filppula, 37, almost surely won’t be re-signed. It remains to be seen whether Helm, 34, will be offered another contract. Helm said late in the season that he wants to continue playing. He spent most of the season on an energy line with Luke Glendening and Adam Erne, the club’s most consistent and effecti...
Tags: Sport, NHL, Smith, Red Wings, Luke Glendening, Glendening, Valtteri Filppula, Adam Erne, Helm, Filppula, Ansar Khan, Givani Smith, Mlive Darren Helm

10 Things in Politics: Matt Gaetz and Fox News broke up

Good morning and welcome to 10 Things in Politics. If this was forwarded to you, sign up here.I'm the Insider politics reporter Oma Seddiq, filling in for Brent Griffiths. Send me tips at [email protected] or @omaseddiq.Here's what we're talking about today:Inside Matt Gaetz's big breakup with Fox News;Kavanaugh ripped the NCAA in a unanimous ruling;The candidates vying to take over the Trump investigation.One thing to look out for today: It's New York's primary electio...
Tags: Utah, Spacex, Florida, New York, Supreme Court, Washington Post, New York City, US, America, Trends, Joe Biden, Iran, Fox, New York Times, New Jersey, The Times

United States: What Community Associations Should Know From HOA Attorneys - Ward and Smith, P.A.

To date, nearly 27% of the state's population lives in some type of single-family home, townhome, or condominium development governed by a homeowners' association, also known as an HOA.
Tags: News, United States, Smith, HOA Attorneys Ward

4 reasons that workers quitting at a record pace means the economy will come back stronger than ever

Roughly 40% of employees have considered quitting their job, according to a Microsoft survey. And that's a good sign for the economy. Anton Mikhmel StudioNW/Shutterstock Record-high quits suggest Americans are confident in their ability to find better jobs. The unusual labor market trend may give way to several encouraging developments for the US economy. Here are four reasons the quits surge could benefit the US, from higher pay to a productivity revolution. See more stories on Inside...
Tags: Microsoft, US, Trends, Smith, Armour, Federal Reserve Bank of New York, Noah Smith, Amazon McDonald, Ben Winck, Anton Mikhmel

In Rick and Morty's Season 5 Premiere, a Greasy Clone of Marvel's Namor Stood Tall

Rick and Morty’s Rick Sanchez has made a number of enemies during his travels across the multiverse, and while many of them have fancied themselves his intellectual equal, he’s usually found a way to disabuse them of that notion before the end of each episode. But with Mr. Nimbus, a new character introduced in Rick…Read more...
Tags: Science, Warner Bros, Smith, Morty, Rick, Jerry, Beth, Rick And Morty, Justin Roiland, Rick Grimes, Human Interest, Nimbus, Fictional Characters, Television Series, Rick Sanchez, Creative Works

Josh Smith bashes Doc Rivers in vulgar tirade after 76ers' playoff loss

Smith sounded off on his former coach in a series of profanity-laced Instagram stories.
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The New York Times has outed Tucker Carlson, who attacks journalists as 'cringing animals,' as a top anonymous source for the media

Fox News host Tucker Carlson. Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images Fox News' Tucker Carlson frequently berates media outlets and insults journalists on his show. But according to The New York Times reports, he has acted as an anonymous source for media outlets. He has shared information about Donald Trump and internal Fox News politics, the report said. See more stories on Insider's business page. The New York Times has outed Fox News host Tucker Carlson as a frequent anonymous source o...
Tags: Politics, Media, Washington, Trends, Fbi, Washington Dc, New York Times, News UK, The Times, Fox News, The New York Times, Ben Smith, Michael Wolff, Times, Smith, Donald Trump

Makeup by Mario Wildberry Soft Pop Powder Blush Review & Swatches

Wildberry Makeup by Mario Wildberry Soft Pop Powder BlushMakeup by Mario Wildberry Soft Pop Powder Blush ($24.00 for 0.16 oz.) is a medium, rosy plum with moderate, warm undertones and a matte finish. The consistency was finely-milled and silky to the touch, but it was somewhat powdery and more prone to sheering out (particularly in comparison to other shades in the formula). It had medium, buildable pigmentation, which seemed in li...
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12 dead in Alabama due to Claudette storm, including 10 children

ATLANTA — Tropical Depression Claudette claimed 12 lives in Alabama as the storm swept across the southeastern U.S., causing flash flooding and spurring tornadoes that destroyed dozens of homes. Ten people, including nine children, were killed Saturday in a 15-vehicle crash about 35 miles south of Montgomery on Interstate 65, according to Butler County Coroner Wayne Garlock. He said the vehicles likely hydroplaned on wet roads, with eight children, ages 4 to 17, killed in a van belonging to a yo...
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Katie Ledecky, Caeleb Dressel keep winning at U.S. swimming trials

Caeleb Dressel participates in the men’s 100-meter butterfly during wave 2 of the U.S. Olympic Swim Trials on Saturday in Omaha, Neb. (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall) Caeleb Dressel participates in the men’s 100 butterfly during wave 2 of the U.S. Olympic Swim Trials on Saturday, June 19, 2021, in Omaha, Neb. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson) Caeleb Dressel reacts after winning the men’s 100 butterfly during wave 2 of the U.S. Olympic Swim Trials on Saturday, June 19, 2021, in Omaha, Neb. (AP Photo/Jef...
Tags: London, Sports, America, Sport, Soccer, Olympics, Tokyo, Omaha, Grimes, Nevada, Bacon, Swimming, Smith, Anderson, Adrian, Katie Ledecky

Night of the stars: Dressel, Ledecky keep winning at trials

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — America’s biggest swimming stars shined brightly on the next-to-last night of the Olympic trials. Their only complaint? Both wanted to go a bit faster Saturday. Caeleb Dressel added another event to his Tokyo program, powering to a dominating victory in the 100-meter butterfly. Katie Ledecky blew away the field in the 800 freestyle, winning by more than 5 seconds in a race where the battle for second provided the only drama. Ledecky locked up her fourth individual race at the ...
Tags: London, Sports, America, Sport, Soccer, Olympics, Tokyo, Omaha, Grimes, Nevada, Bacon, Smith, Anderson, Adrian, Katie Ledecky, Neb AP

Protecting free exercise under Smith and after Smith

This article is part of a symposium on the court’s decision in Fulton v. City of Philadelphia. Thomas C. Berg is the James L. Oberstar professor of law and public policy at the University of St. Thomas (Minnesota). Douglas Laycock is the Robert E. Scott distinguished professor of law at the University of Virginia.  Fulton v. Philadelphia is an important win for religious liberty. Philadelphia may not terminate its foster-care services contract with Catholic Social Services on the ground that CS...
Tags: Featured, Law, Congress, Css, United States, Philadelphia, Smith, Boy Scouts Of America, Gillette, Fulton, Dale, Barrett, Clarence Thomas, Samuel Alito, Kavanaugh, Catholic Social Services

Teenagers Costello and Coulter advance to AIG Irish Women's Close semis

Olivia Costello (Roscommon) on the 3rd during Matchplay Day 1 of the AIG Irish Women's Amateur Close Championship at Ballybunion Golf Club Picture © Golffile | Thos Caffrey Teenagers Olivia Costello and Beth Coulter lit up the AIG Irish Women’s Close as they progressed to Sunday morning’s semifinals in impressive fashion at Ballybunion.Roscommon star ...
Tags: Sport, Aig, Golf, Smith, Douglas, Foster, Emma, Byrne, Roscommon, Coulter, Killarney, Ballybunion, Valerie, COSTELLO, Elm Park, Shannon Burke

New Jersey governor signed an executive order that bars landlords from asking tenants about their criminal history

New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy. Anne-Marie Caruso/The Record via AP, Pool New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy passed legislation that bars landlords from asking prospective tenants about their criminal history. The new law is an attempt to make housing more equitable for people of color. Landlords can only inquire about criminal history if an applicant has met certain parameters, like registration as a sex offender. See more stories on Insider's business page. New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy on Frida...
Tags: Politics, News, Housing, Trends, United States, New Jersey, Discrimination, Smith, Murphy, Phil Murphy, Juneteenth, Yelena Dzhanova, Phil Murphy Anne Marie Caruso, Richard T Smith, NAACP New Jersey State Conference

Steven Souza’s emotional moment lifts Dodgers past Diamondbacks

PHOENIX — Steven Souza Jr. returned to the scene of the crime Friday night, the spot where he thought his baseball career might have been stolen from him. A slugging outfielder for the Arizona Diamondbacks in March 2019, Souza slipped on home plate during an exhibition game at Chase Field and tore up his knee so extensively that he missed the entire 2019 season and thought he might be done playing baseball after washing out with the Chicago Cubs last season and the Houston Astros this spring. Th...
Tags: Sports, Sport, Soccer, Mlb, Smith, Los Angeles Dodgers, Houston Astros, Chicago Cubs, Arizona Diamondbacks, Phoenix, Don, DAVE ROBERTS, Bauer, Dodgers, Souza, Chase Field

ATF Halts All New Opinion Letters For Unfinished Frames and Receivers

Polymer 80 Glock Pistol Build with Jig Finished WASHINGTON D.C. –-( Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives (ATF) has halted all issuances of new opinion letters to any company submitting samples for “non-firearms” items. JSD Supply sent an email to the ATF inquiring about its request for an opinion letter from The Firearms and Ammunition Technology Division (FATD) about its new unfinished Smith and Wesson M&P, CZ Scorpion Evo, and Sig Sauer p365 products. The AT...
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Fulton quiets Tandon’s thunder: A free exercise puzzle

This article is the first entry in a symposium on the court’s decision in Fulton v. City of Philadelphia. Jim Oleske is a professor of law at Lewis & Clark Law School. His research focuses on the intersection of religious liberty and other constitutional values. Ten weeks ago, acting on an emergency application for injunctive relief in the COVID-19 case of Tandon v. Newsom, the Supreme Court issued an unsigned opinion that appeared to resolve one of the two major free exercise issues previously...
Tags: Featured, Law, Court, Philadelphia, Smith, Rube Goldberg, Trump, Thomas, Fulton, Alito, Barrett, U S Court of Appeals, Stephen Breyer, Clarence Thomas, Tandon, Kavanaugh

From the court, a vindication of faith-based service. From Alito, a blueprint for the future.

This article is part of a symposium on the court’s decision in Fulton v. City of Philadelphia. Andrea Picciotti-Bayer is the director of the Conscience Project and previously was the legal adviser to the Catholic Association. Anti-Catholic bigotry is not a thing of the past. When the city of Philadelphia severed ties with Catholic Social Services, a church-run foster-care program, it was the equivalent of hanging a “Catholics Need Not Apply” sign outside of its Department of Human Services. Cit...
Tags: Featured, Supreme Court, Law, America, Css, United States, New York Times, Catholic Church, Philadelphia, Catholic, Biden, Smith, John Roberts, Fulton, American Civil Liberties Union, Hill

Rick and Morty Season 5 Cold Open Clip Introduces Rick’s Nemesis

Adult Swim has released the opening sequence for the highly-anticipated fifth season premiere of Rick and Morty, which is slated to make its return this Sunday, June 20. The video, which you can check out below, begins with a badly injured Rick as Morty tries to save them from their ship’s failing engine. It also features the arrival of Mr. Nimbus, who introduces himself as Rick’s nemesis from the sea.  RELATED: Tuca & Bertie Season 2 Trailer Teases Its Adult Swim Debut Rick and Morty is a...
Tags: Video, Comedy, Adult Swim, TV, Movies, Sci-fi, TV News, Smith, Morty, Rick, Jerry, Rick And Morty, Dan Harmon, Justin Roiland, Nimbus, Sarah Chalke

New M&P Spec Series Kit Introduced by Smith & Wesson

Smith & Wesson’s line of M&P handguns have sold phenomenally well since the first model was released in 2005. Over its sixteen-year history to date, the collection has expanded to include a vast array of variants and options covering a half-dozen calibers. It has spawned offshoot versions like the Shield and Shield EZ offerings (and […] Read More … The post New M&P Spec Series Kit Introduced by Smith & Wesson appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: News, Guns, Smith, Special Edition, Daily News, Smith & Wesson, Wesson, Handgun, Pistols, Pistol, M&P, S&W, Product Announcement, Semi-Auto, Spec Series Kit

Ammo shortage shows no sign of improving: Smith & Wesson

Ammunition inventories that were depleted during the pandemic are showing no sign of improving, according to Smith & Wesson Brands CEO Mark Smith.
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