The Art of the Movie Trailer: Bridge of Spies

Paying Attention:Tom Hanks in the CIA in this new thriller, due this fall. This is the first trailer, from Movie Clips. Hanks in a spy movie? We’re all going to see it. The Fine Print: Embed via YouTube. Originally posted by Movie Clips. All rights belong to their respective artists. Thanks to all for sharing. 

The Dealmakers.

Transitions: Jimmy Lee (October 30, 1952 – June 17, 2015). Kirk Kerkorian (June 6, 1917 – June 15, 2015) Last week, business lost two of its premier dealmakers, Jimmy Lee and Kirk Kerkorian. They were legends but opposites: Kerkorian the self-made investor/activist who was a major force in Hollywood and Las Vegas, and Jimmy Lee, […]

The Weekend Concert Series: Stan Getz-The Last Recording.

The Hunt for New Music:  Stan Getz is a jazz saxophonist who was born on February 2nd, 1927 and who died on June 6th, 1991. Getz is being treated in the first person—as if he were still here—because he is. It is midnight and I am listening to one of the classics of modern jazz, […]

The Official Report: Risi Comp at Sahlen’s 6 Hours of The Glen

This is the official release on this weekend’s race at Watkins Glen. Risi Competizione Ferrari 458 Italia GT No. 62: Drivers: Giancarlo Fisichella (ITA),Pierre Kaffer (DEU) Watkins Glen, N.Y. (June 28, 2015)…When the International Motor Sports Association (IMSA) TUDOR United SportsCar Championship race teams arrived at the Watkins Glen International circuit this morning, everyone was […]

The Official Report: Risi Comp at Sahlen's 6 Hours of The Glen

This is the official release on this weekend’s race at Watkins Glen. Risi Competizione Ferrari 458 Italia GT No. 62: Drivers: Giancarlo Fisichella (ITA),Pierre Kaffer (DEU) Watkins Glen, N.Y. (June 28, 2015)…When the International Motor Sports Association (IMSA) TUDOR United SportsCar Championship race teams arrived at the Watkins Glen International circuit this morning, everyone was […]

Back To The Near Future

  The Hoverboard that Marty McFly used in Back to  the Future could be coming soon, to a Lexus Dealership near you. Here’s the story, as reported in Bloomberg.  No word yet on options or pricing, but you can count on one thing: there’ll be a waiting list (and…is this a very clever move on Lexus’ […]

Morning Briefing: How to Start The Data Day

Paying Attention: There is a lot of news (from every possible corner of the globe) along with a massive number of people, companies, causes, and products vying for your attention on the internet. Here’s a list of some sites that you really should have  at the top of your bookmark file. BBC    Great source for […]