Disney Admits It’s Feeling the Wrath of Angry Consumers in SEC Filing ☞ RedState

“We face risks relating to misalignment with public and consumer tastes and preferences for entertainment, travel and consumer products, which impact demand for our entertainment offerings and products and the profitability of any of our businesses.”
“Many of our businesses increasingly depend on acceptance of our offerings and products by consumers outside the U.S. The success of our businesses therefore depends on our ability to successfully predict and adapt to changing consumer tastes and preferences outside as well as inside the U.S.”

“While Disney isn’t naming any country in particular, we can safely assume it’s referring to China…”

GOPers To Biden: Drop Hunter’s Pal As Whistleblower Oversight Nominee ☞ The Federalist

“Sen. Marsha Blackburn and her GOP Senate Judiciary colleagues Chuck Grassley, John Cornyn, Ted Cruz, and Tom Cotton expressed ‘deep concern’ about Biden’s decision to task Hampton Dellinger with protecting ‘whistleblowers—including the IRS whistleblowers in the Hunter Biden matte’” from retaliation, due to Dellinger’s closeness with the Biden family and their influence-peddling schemes.”

What in the World Is Going on at Sky News? ☞ RedState

They were held in reasonable conditions, reportedly, though those held above ground lived with the fear of being killed in Israel’s bombardment.”

Readers added context they thought people might want to know

“From those who are back to tell, we know that ‘Every time a child cried, the terrorists threatened him with a gun to keep him quiet,’ says aunt of Eitan Yahalomi, a 12-year-old who was released. They were also beaten and forced to watch videos of the October 7 massacres.”

Aunt of the First American Hostage Released by Hamas Was Hunter Biden Art Buyer ☞ RedState

“As I wrote back in July,  she’s a Los Angeles real-estate investor and philanthropist, who is influential in California Democratic circles and has donated money to Joe Biden. She also got a plumb position from Biden…”
Naftali (the aunt) was appointed to the Commission for the Preservation of America’s Heritage Abroad in July 2022, eight months after Hunter’s first art opening. It’s not clear when the purchase was made — whether it was before or after the appointment.
In the past, Hunter Biden has privately suggested that he could arrange to have friends seated on the commission.”

Sports Illustrated Caught Using AI ☞ PJ Media

“Is this the future? So long as it’s more profitable to fake stories rather than have someone actually create them, AI-generated writing will be part of the writing landscape. Soon, AI is expected to be able to generate writing as well as many authors. Welcome to the Brave New World.”