David Sedaris Is Bullish on Thank-You Notes

If you’ve read David Sedaris’s latest best-selling essay collection, “Happy-Go-Lucky,” you understand why he politely requests your address at the beginning of a phone interview. “When I go on a book tour, I write to everyone who interviews me, to every store and media escort,” Sedaris humbly brags in “A Speech to the Graduates,” his …

David Sedaris Is Bullish on Thank-You Notes Read More »

Mortgage rates hit 5.78%, the biggest weekly jump since 1987:

The 30-year fixed-rate mortgage averaged 5.78% in the week ending June 16, up from 5.23% the week before. Rates have risen more than two-and-a-half percentage points this year. They were at an average of 2.93% this time last year. “These higher rates are the result of a shift in expectations about inflation and the course …

Mortgage rates hit 5.78%, the biggest weekly jump since 1987: Read More »

Brazil’s Smartphone-Centric Shoppers | PYMNTS.com

Taking a different path to digitization, Brazil is a nation where more people have smartphones than they do bank accounts, creating a unique mix of mobile-first digital engagement mixed with vast opportunity to make more connections between consumers and brands. It is an engrossing case study in the digital transformation of large populations, with PYMNTS …

Brazil’s Smartphone-Centric Shoppers | PYMNTS.com Read More »

‘Rarest of Rare’ Husky and Dachshund Mix Has Internet Asking: ‘How?’

A rare Husky Dachshund mix puppy has stunned internet users with his unusual appearance. The puppy, named Todd, left Reddit users fawning after his owner shared two adorable images of him to the website’s rare puppy channel. Posting under the username u/FiestaRaquel, the dog owner shared a close up image of the lovely pet, which …

‘Rarest of Rare’ Husky and Dachshund Mix Has Internet Asking: ‘How?’ Read More »

WWE boss Vince McMahon reportedly paid $ 3 million in hush money to cover up affair

The separation agreement, which was reportedly made in January, prevents the former, unnamed employee “from discussing her relationship with Mr. McMahon or disparaging him,” according to the Journal. The investigation began in April and has “unearthed other, older nondisclosure agreements involving claims by former female WWE employees of misconduct by Mr. McMahon,” the Journal said. …

WWE boss Vince McMahon reportedly paid $ 3 million in hush money to cover up affair Read More »

Donald Cerrone responds to Anthony Smith accusing him of stealing family’s seats during UFC 235 title fight

Donald Cerrone isn’t sure what to make of Anthony Smith recently accusing him of inappropriate behavior. During an appearance on the Believe You Me podcast this past May, Smith claimed that a drunken “Cowboy” and celebrity friend Dan Bilzerian forced Smith’s family and friends out of front row seats at the start of his light …

Donald Cerrone responds to Anthony Smith accusing him of stealing family’s seats during UFC 235 title fight Read More »

Rookie Legends Car Racer Josh Dickens Chasing Dreams Of CookOut Summer Shootout Glory

Fifteen-year-old racer Josh Dickens has big dreams for his racing career. After a successful stint in go-karts, the Miami native decided to pursue US Legends Car racing in 2022 and picked up right where he left off in karts, winning this year’s Winter Nationals Road Course championship at Florida International Rally & Motorsport Park. This …

Rookie Legends Car Racer Josh Dickens Chasing Dreams Of CookOut Summer Shootout Glory Read More »