A 1962 Ferrari 250 GTO became the most expensive car ever to have the gavel dropped on it at an RM Sotheby’s auction during Monterey Car Week. How much did the the cavallo rosso sell for? A jaw-dropping $ 48.4 million. That’s the kind of money you’d expect someone to spend on a second-hand jet fighter, […]
Iran, Venezuela & Turkey reveal gold’s true value when paper money becomes worthless – analyst to RT
The world will inevitably dip into crisis, with gold and silver again emerging as real money, Claudio Grass, an independent precious metals adviser and Mises ambassador told RT. “People today, especially in the West, have forgotten that paper money used to be a mere property title for a certain amount of gold or silver. Today, […]
After more than 15 years of war, the US appears more open to dialogue with the Taliban. RT’s Ilya Petrenko explores why the US has cooled its rhetoric about the “barbarian” enemy that now controls large parts of Afghanistan. As Petrenko reveals, Washington’s longtime adversary in Afghanistan is becoming more palatable by the month, with […]
A cheeky ‘zero-euro’ bill, issued by a German tourism agency to commemorate the bicentenary of Karl Marx’s birth, has become a runaway success, with more than 100,000 wealth re-distributing purchases on record. Printed by Trier Tourism and Marketing in honor of Marx’s 200th birthday, the original 5,000 ‘zero euro’ notes sold out in less than […]
Superhero Bits: ‘Aquaman’ Poster Becomes a Meme, Life-Size LEGO Thanos, ‘Marvel Rising’ Trailer & More
How many bricks does it take to build a life-size LEGO version of Thanos? Who will play Elasti-Woman in the Titans and Doom Patrol shows on the DC Universe streaming service? Wanna see the first trailer for the animated Marvel Rising: Initiation? How are fans playing with the new Aquaman teaser poster online, and why […]
A Canadian science communicator wanted to show how people’s emotions and desire for easy answers can be manipulated when it comes to science and health information. His fake video with a very real message now has millions of views.
One in five Britons now suffer unmanageable stress with the UK ranking the fifth worst in the world. More than a quarter blame work. Fewer than one in 10 employees have a workplace well-being programme which they use. This compares to over one in five employees globally reporting they use such programmes. The news comes […]
MORE than eight out of 10 workers have suffered a mental health condition but only a quarter received support from employers, new figures show.
Roe v. Wade probably won’t get overturned — but here’s what could happen to slowly chip away at abortion rights if the Supreme Court becomes largely conservative
Win McNamee/Getty Images President Donald Trump’s nomination of Judge Brett Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court would solidify a 5-4 conservative majority if he were confirmed. This makeup of the court has many pro-abortion-rights activists concerned that abortion access and even the landmark case Roe v. Wade could be in danger. Legal experts, however, told Business […]
Superhero Bits: ‘Deadpool 2’ Already Set a Box Office Record, Captain America PSA Becomes a Meme & More
Want to see how an interview with Deadpool went? What DC Comics superheroes are mashing up with Hanna-Barbera characters in some new comics books? What box office record did Deadpool 2 already break? Did you see the Captain America PSA from Spider-Man: Homecoming has become a meme? When does The Death of Superman arrive on […]