Cobra Kai EPs Talk [Spoiler]’s Overdue Return and How the Reunion Was ‘the Force’ Johnny Needed to Move Forward

A major Karate Kid character has finally made her Cobra Kai debut. Season 3 of the martial arts dramedy hit Netflix Friday, and along with it came the return of a Miyagi-verse favorite. Elisabeth Shue’s Ali Mills, a former love interest of both Johnny and Daniel’s, returned to the Valley to reconnect with her exes, offering […]

A debate about central-bank independence is overdue

THE FEDERAL RESERVE has heard worse. But when the president complains that it has gone “crazy” by tightening monetary policy, as Donald Trump did on October 10th, Americans fret that another norm is about to be overturned. An independent central bank is considered a pillar of a modern economy; presidents are supposed to mutter any […]

Berlin's money-guzzling airport could open 8 years overdue with ‘prefab metal box’ for terminal

Published time: 14 Dec, 2017 00:47 A desperate plan to speed up the opening of Berlin’s infamously over-budget, behind-schedule airport calls for the use of a “prefab metal box” in lieu of the much-anticipated but incomplete main terminal. Under the plan, Berlin-Brandenburg Airport (BER) could open in 2020. BER Director Engelbert Lütke Daldrup, the fourth […]

Was Empire Kiss Way Overdue? Does S.H.I.E.L.D.'s Yo-Yo Delight? Where Did Good Doctor Go? And More TV Qs!

We’ve got questions, and you’ve (maybe) got answers! With another week of TV gone by, we’re lobbing queries left and right about shows including Lucifer, Empire, Supernatural and Psych: The Movie! 1 |Does Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.‘s Kasius allllmost look like if he wiped off his “make-up,” he could be Grant Ward? And has Yo-Yo officially […]

Hockey Hall induction long overdue for Alberta's Clare Drake

The banner that hangs in the University of Alberta campus arena that is named after him reads: CLARE DRAKE Canadian University Hockey’s Most Successful Coach 28 Seasons 697 Wins 296 Losses 37 Ties 6 National Championships 17 Conference Championships U of A would need more than a dozen banners to highlight Drake’s long list of […]

The stock market is vulnerable to an ‘overdue fragility event’ — here’s how to protect yourself

Reuters Stock market volatility is locked near record lows. Bank of America Merrill Lynch says there’s never been a better time to protect against an imminent market shock.   At this point, anyone following the stock market knows that price swings are non-existent. The CBOE Volatility Index (VIX) is locked near record low levels. The benchmark […]

The teaching of economics gets an overdue overhaul

ECONOMISTS can be a haughty bunch. But a decade of trauma has had a chastening effect. They are rethinking old ideas, asking new questions and occasionally welcoming heretics back into the fold. Change, however, has been slow to reach the university economics curriculum. Many institutions still pump students through introductory courses untainted by recent economic […]