India lacking jobs as country is set to become most populous nation in the world

On a hot summer afternoon, 23-year-old Nizamuddin Abdul Rahim Khan is playing cricket on the muddy dirt roads of the Rafic Nagar slum in Mumbai, India’s financial capital. There is little evidence of rapid growth in the Indian economy here. An estimated 800,000 people live in Rafic Nagar and the surrounding area, which border what […]

New York Times says Disney remake of The Little Mermaid is lacking “kink”

The New York Times caused an unexpected reaction on social media with the following post: Tweets calling for more “twists” A live-action remake of Disney’s classic The Little Mermaid. The paper tweeted: kids movie reviews Cultural critic Wesley Morris published excerpts on Friday accusing the film of lacking “joy, fun, mystery, danger, flavor and twists.” […]

Kroger fights antitrust case as lacking ‘real-world’ facts

Burt Flickinger, Managing Director of Strategic Resources Group, analyzes the merger of supermarket giants Kroger and Albertsons in “The Claman Countdown.” Food and drug retailer Kroger Co on Wednesday filed a consumer antitrust lawsuit alleging its proposed $24.6 billion acquisition of rival Albertsons Companies Inc would reduce competition in grocery stores and push up prices. […]