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5 of TV's most unlikely—and successful—acting duos

Showtime has picked up Billions, the drama starring Damian Lewis as a wily hedge-fund boss and Paul Giamatti as the U.S. Attorney on his trail, to series. 813 more words

502: I Refuse

Just because

what we had (and it was good, too)

blew up

over your choices

I will not

hate you.

I refuse.

I won’t blame you  or me. 50 more words


A billion here, a billion there: it adds up

Source: Information Is Beautiful

I have trouble visualizing any number that is too big to count.  As W. Edwards Deming once said, no number is meaningful except when compared with another number. 18 more words

The Passing Scene

Photos: Would you buy this watch for $18million?

This watch you are looking at cost a staggering $18million. Yes, you read it right. 21 more words


Mergers and Acquisitions--Apples and Oranges?

Photo Credit: Patrick Morrell/CBC

Interestingly enough, businesses in Canada are bought and sold almost as frequently as hamburgers and coffee in Canada.  The value of those transactions is often in the billions of dollars per. 345 more words


George R.R. Martin Gives An Update On The Next 'Game Of Thrones' Book, Joss Whedon Will Not Direct The Next 'Avengers' Film, And More

Wednesday has finally arrived, and it’s brought with it an update on what’s headed for the citizens of Westeros, the shocking loss the Avengers will face in  235 more words


Damian Lewis is Heading Back to Showtime in New Financial Drama

Good news for Damian Lewis fans! The actor—best known for playing solider/traitor/Claire Danes‘ love interest/refugee Brody on “Homeland“—is set to return to Showtime in a new drama called “Billions.” 178 more words