‘The Sopranos’ was inspired by this Newark mob family

‘The Sopranos’ was inspired by this Newark mob family

In the late 1960s, the Newark, NJ, mob was in disarray. Its leader, Anthony “Tony Boy” Boiardo, suffered from crippling ulcers. His father, family capo ­Richie “The Boot” Boiardo, nearing 80, wanted to retire, care for his garden and lounge at his gargantuan pool. But he kept getting pulled back in to help his son, […]

Boys Noize Defies Odds With Antithetical Album, “+/- (Polarity)” – EDM.com

Boys Noize Defies Odds With Antithetical Album, “+/- (Polarity)” – EDM.com

One of electronic music’s most acclaimed producers has released his most contrasting album to date. Boys Noize, a genre-transcending mastermind, tackles the intersectionality of his music head-on with his fifth studio album, +/- (pronounced “Polarity”). Boys Noize (real name Alex Ridha) has been described as a work that curbs the polar tensions between the music […]

Dua Lipa Makes Runway Debut During Versace Show – WWD

Dua Lipa Makes Runway Debut During Versace Show – WWD

Make way for Dua Lipa. The singer opened and closed the Versace show during Milan Fashion Week, strutting in two different outfits. The show also featured a number of Lipa’s hit songs, including “Physical,” which played both times she walked down the runway. The first look was a black blazer dress with a cutout design, […]

Dick’s Sporting Goods’ New CEO: Being a Female Leader Is a Huge Asset

Dick’s Sporting Goods’ New CEO: Being a Female Leader Is a Huge Asset

Lauren Hobart took the top job at Dick’s Sporting Goods Inc. earlier this year, becoming one of a few dozen female CEOs to helm America’s largest companies and the third person to run the family-owned retailer since its start in 1948. Last fiscal year, Dick’s comparable sales—those from stores and digital channels operating for at […]

Traditional Black Forest Cake Recipe

Traditional Black Forest Cake Recipe

This website may contain affiliate links and advertising so that we can provide recipes to you. Read my privacy policy. Black forest cake is just as beautiful as it is delicious! Topped with cream, cherries, and beautifully curled chocolate, this cake is a total show stopper! It will definitely get a “WOW!” out of your […]

7 Wonders of the World

7 Wonders of the World

The other day I was looking at some lists of the New 7 Wonders of the World and realized that Dave and I have been to them all. I then did some more digging to find out that we’ve also been to a lot of the 7 Natural Wonders of the World and we’ve even […]

US agrees to release Huawei’s Meng Wanzhou

US agrees to release Huawei’s Meng Wanzhou

For its part, the Chinese government has guaranteed the cost of installing Huawei equipment in an effort to dominate networks from Latin America to the Middle East. Ms. Meng came to personify that effort. Her determination to cable Tehran at a time when the West was trying to contain Iran’s nuclear program sparked protests among […]

Doja Cat Launches First Makeup Line with BH Cosmetics

Doja Cat Launches First Makeup Line with BH Cosmetics

We independently selected these products because we love them, and we hope you do too. Shop with E! has affiliate relationships, so we may get a commission if you purchase something through our links. Items are sold by the retailer, not E!. It’s Doja Cat’s world and we’re just living in it. If you’ve been […]

Below Deck Med’s Bobby Admits That He Regrets Fighting With Hannah

Below Deck Med’s Bobby Admits That He Regrets Fighting With Hannah

Dealing with the past. Bobby Giancola opened up about the circumstances that led to his fight with Hannah Ferrier during season 2 of Below Deck Mediterranean — and he admitted that he had regrets about some of what went down between them. “I wish I would have walked away. It’s one of those things where, […]

21 Savage Turns Himself In To Police Over Immigration Case

21 Savage Turns Himself In To Police Over Immigration Case

21 Savage turned himself in to local authorities on charges of drug and gun possession in connection with a 2019 immigration incident when officials arrested him. He was released on bail Thursday night, according to Buzzfeed. Born She’yaa Bin Abraham-Joseph, the rapper was initially detained by immigration and customs officials on February 3, 2019. He […]

Toast built a $30 billion business by defying Silicon Valley VCs

Toast built a  billion business by defying Silicon Valley VCs

Chris Comparato, CEO, the Toast, Inc. IPO at the New York Stock Exchange, on September 22, 2021. Source: NYSE Not long after selling software company Endeca to Oracle in 2011 for over $1 billion, Steve Papa called Bessemer Venture Partners with a hot tip. He said three of his best engineers were working on something […]

Doja Cat Just Launched A Makeup Line with BH Cosmetics

Doja Cat Just Launched A Makeup Line with BH Cosmetics

SHOW IT OFF BH Cosmetics bhcosmetics.com $12.00 If you’ve ever wondered what a world designed by Doja Cat would entail, wonder no more. The multi-hyphenate, who goes by the username Nicolas Cage on our Zoom call, is creating her own planet inspired by sci-fi movie favorites. Think of Planet Her—her third studio album—as a glimpse […]

Pharmacies Prepare for Broader Covid-19 Booster Distribution

Pharmacies Prepare for Broader Covid-19 Booster Distribution

Pharmacies and other Covid-19 vaccine providers prepared for a new surge in demand after federal officials widened booster eligibility to most people who say their health or job puts them at heightened risk of infection. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention endorsed offering booster shots to people ages 18 and older who have underlying […]

Why Hasn’t McDonald’s Put a Veggie Burger on Its U.S. Menu Yet?

Why Hasn’t McDonald’s Put a Veggie Burger on Its U.S. Menu Yet?

At the end of 2020, Ian Borden, International President of McDonald’s, announced that the fast food chain would be introducing a proprietary plant-based burger called the “McPlant” in 2021. And here we are now, almost in October, and the McPlant is still nowhere to be found on U.S. menus. To bastardize a slogan from another […]