Feeling Lonely? Perhaps You’d Like to Talk to Some Strangers

Evidently, she was right. The program has spread to 900 cafes in Britain and four in Canada, and hopes to soon expand in America. Ms. Hoskyn recognizes that it is not a golden cure, especially for the meaningful connection some lonely people seek. “It’s very informal and casual, and there might not always be someone…

When bitcoin bros talk finance

We were so distracted by Trump’s “I’m not a fan of bitcoin” tweets, and the cryptohysteria that followed, over the weekend that we managed to miss quite a priceless tweet from another great world leader. The man is Anthony Pompliano, and the land in which he is a leader is the Brodom of Cryptoland. Better…

An ominous warning from Andreas’ London Real talk. : CryptoCurrency

I don’t see wtf it does aside from be a middleman It would allow people around the world, many of whom are unbanked and have no access to a ‘stable’ currency like USD or a peg, but who have smartphones and use facebook/whatsapp/instagram daily, who don’t have the technical know-how or on-ramps to use real…

Chasing My Shadow as a Cancer Patient in Talk Therapy

Harvard Medical School sends out an email when an esteemed faculty member passes away, and more often than not I delete it without clicking. I feel shame for not taking the time to read about the death of colleague whose life was devoted to medicine or science, but I do think about death a lot…

Conley embraces championship talk at Jazz intro

LAS VEGAS — Utah Jazz executive Dennis Lindsey sat at a table in a casino ballroom Monday morning with Mike Conley and Bojan Bogdanovic positioned at his side and pondered the jackpot he hit this offseason. “It’s a big day,” he said as the team officially introduced Conley, acquired via trade from the Memphis Grizzlies,…

Who was your sports hero? NFL stars talk Jordan, Ali and more

Jul 6, 2019 ESPN staff With the 2019 ESPYS on their way, and many of today’s sports icons set to share the stage, we asked dozens of players around the NFL to tell us who their sports heroes were growing up. Most gave fellow football players; many answered Michael Jordan (including one quarterback in Green…

Gold price drops and shares gain as trade talk hopes rise

Image copyright Getty Images The price of gold has seen its sharpest fall for a year as investors sold the precious metal amid signs of progress in US-China trade talks. Gold, often seen as a safe asset in times of uncertainty, fell 2% to $1,382 per ounce, the biggest drop since June 2018. Market watchers…

How Do You Talk to Children About Climate Change?

Hollywood has produced quite a few fictionalized depictions of dramatic climate change. Scores of people die after Manhattan freezes in 2004’s “The Day After Tomorrow.” In “Geostorm,” released in 2017, the weather goes haywire after satellites malfunction. Realistic scenarios, though, have been less frequent. Yet Sunday’s episode of “Big Little Lies,” the HBO show about…

Warriors to talk future with KD, Klay this week

OAKLAND, Calif. — Golden State Warriors general manager Bob Myers demurred when asked if he was optimistic heading into formal conversations with Kevin Durant and Klay Thompson this week regarding their respective futures with the team. “We’ll see,” Myers said during a Monday news conference to introduce Warriors rookies Jordan Poole, Alen Smailagic and Eric…

Sources — Lakers OK’d to talk with Warriors’ Adams

6:05 PM ET Ohm Youngmisuk Close ESPN Staff Writer Ohm Youngmisuk has covered the Giants, Jets and the NFL since 2006. Prior to that, he covered the Nets, Knicks and the NBA for nearly a decade. He joined ESPNNewYork.com after working at the New York Daily News for almost 12 years and is a graduate…