Viewership data for Amazon’s ‘The Boys’ shows that the series is a major hit, but it’s still not as popular as Netflix’s biggest originals

Summary List Placement   Amazon announced last week that its gory superhero series, “The Boys,” was getting a spinoff and that its season two was its biggest global original series launch ever. Amazon said that these debut episodes grew its audience from season one by 89%. New viewership data from Nielsen released on Thursday provided […]

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What Is Coronalingus & Should You Be Having It?

The pandemic has introduced a ton of new vocab words into common discourse. There’s social distancing, Zoom (as a verb), COVID — and don’t get me started on “Quarantini.” But here’s one that was new to me: coronalingus. Though at first I assume the word had something to do with oral sex (after all, “lingus” comes […]

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While the world is gripped by COVID-19, another devastating health threat is building — this one from bacteria

Summary List Placement While the world struggles to end the COVID-19 pandemic, experts say we’re already dealing with another global infectious-disease threat. Antibiotic-resistant bacteria don’t get as much attention as COVID-19, since the diseases they cause spread slowly and steadily, rather than taking the world by storm in a short period of time. But bacteria […]

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McDonald’s hires ex-Obama advisor to lead a new team focused on ‘positive change,’ as the company doubles down on values in the midst of scandals

Summary List Placement McDonald’s is creating a new team focused on creating “positive change,” as the fast-food giant faces a slew of controversies.  On Thursday, the company announced it has named Katie Beirne Fallon as executive vice president, chief global impact officer. Fallon will lead the new Global Impact Team.  The Global Impact Team will […]

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