The lavish gifts and extreme moves wealthy parents use to get their kids into elite preschools, like recommendation letters from Bill Clinton and catering from 5-star restaurants

Summary List Placement It’s no secret that many parents who can afford it are willing to drop as much on their children’s preschool experience as some might pay for college. As Melvin Beckman wrote in The New Yorker in 2019 when highlighting the documentary “Nursery University”: “Child-rearing is a nexus of need, vulnerability, and fear […]

EBay is telling scammers to stop selling photos of the PlayStation 5 for hundreds of dollars

Summary List Placement The just-launched PlayStation 5 video game console is sold out everywhere, and only available through resellers at inflated prices, but scams abound too. The PlayStation 5 continues to sell out in seconds in the US and the UK as retailers drop new stock, some bought by bots that purchased them faster than […]

Rihanna & A$AP Rocky are really dating now, after ‘hooking up’ in January

It feels like this happened years ago, but back in January, the rumor mill was in overdrive about Rihanna and A$AP Rocky. Rocky and Rih have been friends for years, but they seemed like a lot more than friends in January. Rihanna and Hassan Jameel had recently broken up at the time, and various sources […]

How to raise a hand in Google Meet to help prevent people from talking over each other in a meeting

Summary List Placement Google Meet has recently gained prominence as a competitor for Zoom. It includes many of the same features but eliminates the time limitations that come with the free version of Zoom. More recently, Google Meet introduced the Raise Hand feature, which allows you to be called on as you would be in […]

Taking my startup completely remote has saved us over $250,000 this year. Here’s how we were able to grow more quickly while keeping our culture strong.

Summary List Placement This year has delivered many surprises, and few of them good. However, for me, one of the biggest surprises was my company’s sudden shift to a fully distributed team due to COVID-19 — and the realization that this dramatic change could accelerate my startup’s success.  The remote work transition was a complete […]

The 2-part PR and content strategy a founder uses to build brand loyalty for her sex wellness startup that just raised $3.7 million

Summary List Placement Maude CEO Éva Goicochea found she had little trouble pitching her sexual wellness startup’s line of condoms, vibrators, and lubes to investors. “I kind of walk in and talk about it the way you would talk about toothpaste,” Goicochea told Business Insider. That may be part of why Goicochea was able to recently […]

How to make butter and flour for the ultimate homemade pancakes

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George Clooney: ‘We never talked about marriage when we were dating’

For decades, George Clooney was always very honest about how he had no desire to remarry or start a family. His girlfriends through that era tended to be a certain type as well – a string of C-listers who enjoyed the free clothes, vacations and access of “being George Clooney’s girlfriend,” with zero promises of […]