capitalism

‘Hustlers’ Is a Dark Portrait of American Greed in a G-String

A few weeks ago, I was at an advance screening of Hobbs & Shaw — there was an empty seat next to me, and a…

Our 30-Year History of Trolling the Wall Street Bull

In investing terms, a “bull market” — when share prices rise and people are encouraged to buy more — begins in a moment of great…

Keep Fredo’s Name Out of Your Mouth

An interesting assumption on the far right of American politics is that the progressive left has any love for guys like Joe Biden, Bill Maher…

Why the Death of r/NBAstreams Hurts So Bad

It was a cold November night in Austin, Texas, when Jordan, a fed-up 25-year-old Dallas Mavericks fan living away from home, triple-checked an angry email…