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The Weekender: Michigan Athletics Disgrace Continues, NBC Proposes to Put the Big Ten in Prime Time, and Mel Tucker Wants You to Buy His NFTs
Own the group chat with The Weekender, highlighting the biggest stories in college sports, standout writing from Eleven Warriors, and a glance at what’s next.… Read More »The Weekender: Michigan Athletics Disgrace Continues, NBC Proposes to Put the Big Ten in Prime Time, and Mel Tucker Wants You to Buy His NFTs
US gas prices are sliding toward $4, but hurricane season will have a big say in whether they stay lower
US average gas prices are headed to $4.00 a gallon, extending the recent run of price declines. Gas prices have dropped for more than 50… Read More »US gas prices are sliding toward $4, but hurricane season will have a big say in whether they stay lower
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Michael Saylor is down about a billion dollars on his bitcoin (BTC) bet and just stepped down as CEO at MicroStrategy (MSTR), the software company… Read More »Michael Saylor Lost Big in the Dot-Com Bubble and Bitcoin’s Crash. Now He Aims to Rebound Again
Of the thousands of exoplanets discovered so far, the most common are “super-Earths” — worlds bigger than Earth but smaller than Neptune. Some of these… Read More »Just how big can a super-Earth get while staying ‘habitable’?