Colman Domingo says banning books, plays and drag queens is ‘the exact opposite of what America is’

Colman Domingo is set to host the Tony Awards on Sunday, June 11, but first he has a few words to say about art, activism and self-pride. (Photo: Fred Hayes/Getty Images for SAGindie) Colman Domingo, an eponymous “theater nerd”, still can’t believe he’s friends with Audra McDonald. “It’s beyond corny,” the award-winning actor and producer … Read more

Some in Georgia GOP call for purity test as Trump appears at convention following indictment

ATLANTA (AP) — The Republican convention in the state of Georgia kicks off Friday with Donald Trump still expected on Saturday, even as a right-wing party faction seeks to punish GOP officials it sees as ideological traitors to them. banning future primary elections. Trump could harbor an air of revenge after announcing on Thursday that … Read more

DocuSign, Tesla, General Motors, NIO and other stock engines

Text size DocuSign’s fiscal first quarter revenue and billings exceeded the company’s own forecast. Courtesy of DocuSign Stock futures indicated that Wall Street would open lower on Friday, a day after the S&P500 crossed into bull market territory. These stocks were set to move on Friday: DocuSign (DOCU), the e-signature company, rose 6.3% in premarket … Read more

“We don’t play well, we know it”

May 12, 2023; Washington, District of Columbia, USA; New York Mets relief pitcher David Robertson (30) in action against the Washington Nationals in the ninth inning at Nationals Park. / Scott Taetsch-USA TODAY Sports The 2023 Mets have been an up and down team all season, but being swept by the Braves this week could … Read more

“The studio didn’t want me, nobody wanted me”

Jamie Lee Curtis (pictured center alongside Eddie Murphy and Dan Akyroyd in Commercial spaces) says being “inappropriate every second of my life” helped her transition from horror to comedy. (Photo: Everett Collection, Getty Images) It didn’t take long for Jamie Lee Curtis to be named “Queen of Scream”. Between 1978 and 1981, the rising young … Read more

Activision intervenes in Microsoft’s challenge to UK regulator blockade

LONDON (Reuters) – “Call of Duty” maker Activision Blizzard has been granted permission to intervene in Microsoft’s legal battle with Britain’s antitrust regulator over its decision to block the $69 billion takeover. Microsoft is appealing the Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) decision to veto the deal, which it did in April on the grounds that … Read more