Looking up at him from an elegant dinner of rack of lamb and foie gras were many of the most famous investors in the world, including executives from nearly every too-big-to-fail bank, private equity megafirm, and major hedge fund. AIG CEO Bob Benmosche was there, as were Wall Street superlawyer Marty Lipton and Alan “Ace” Greenberg, the former chairman of Bear Stearns. And those were just the returning members. Among the neophytes were hedge fund billionaire and major Obama donor Marc Lasry and Joe Reece, a high-ranking dealmaker at Credit Suisse. [To see the full Kappa Beta Phi member list, click here.] All told, enough wealth and power was concentrated in the St. Regis that night that if you had dropped a bomb on the roof, global finance as we know it might have ceased to exist. … [Read more...] about One-Percent Jokes and Plutocrats in Drag: What I Saw When I Crashed a Wall Street Secret Society
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Mueller Probe In April, the final report of Special Counsel Robert Mueller's investigation into allegations of Trump-Russia collusion in the 2016 election said it did not find evidence to determine a conspiracy between the Trump campaign and Russia. In January, the Senate Intelligence Committee said in a report that again it saw no evidence of alleged Russian interference changing any votes or manipulating voting machines in the 2016 US presidential election. … [Read more...] about US Intel Officials Told Lawmakers Russia Interfering in 2020 Campaign – Reports
Simplify language and minimize use of jargon. Emphasize simplicity and efficiency through clear information hierarchy and purposeful interaction. Pace the delivery of information and break the experience down into steps that build on each other. Guide users with clear signposts. Of course, simply putting the information out there isn’t enough. Internally, CJA is growing and saw the redesign as opportunity to show the value of what it does as a “neutral source of information” for the criminal justice system. “We felt a responsibility for information to be available in an attractive way that’s available to the public. Part of it is about giving people access to all this great data when there’s all these debates about data and criminal justice—it’s good for people to have information to improve the quality of that debate,” says Fox. “It’s not easy to figure out how to depict data.” … [Read more...] about The justice system is a black box. Can this redesign make it more transparent?
[Laughs] I’m glad that you asked that. There is a mythology behind the story that will unfold over the course of six issues. These powers and this new reality are kind of overlaid on top of the pre-existing reality so while the cybernetic organism will refer to itself as being from the future, Oliver Gray (who is Machina) is just coming into this now. When they ask the cybernetic organism how long it’s known this and they ask for more information, it will respond that it has a corrupt data archive. … [Read more...] about The Pantheon Project’s Erik Taylor on Childish Fantasies and Kickstarter
"When I first read the pilot, and then I saw the pilot, I always assumed that ["Crisis on Infinite Earths"] would be the series finale," outgoing showrunner Todd Helbing previously explained to ComicBook.com. "So yeah, I like it a lot, moving it up. Look, there are so many things we can do after that. I think it's a nice way to get to that sooner than later, and it has changed my view of the show. I think it actually sort of is going to inject a new sense of energy into the show, which in a season-six show you always want. I think the timing is perfect." … [Read more...] about The Flash EP Teases Additional Villains and a “Fun” Guest Cameo in Season 6