Meanwhile, there’s the small matter of tracking down Woody’s lost love Bo Peep, who in between Toy Story 2 and 3 has been sold and is found in an antiques shop fending off a horde of ventriloquist dummies. This triggers another road trip buddy movie, with Pixar describing the film as a ‘standalone’ that is half adventure, half love story. … [Read more...] about Kate Wright commands attention in striped co-ords as she and fiancé Rio Ferdinand make a rare red carpet appearance at the Toy Story 4 European Premiere in London for Father’s Day
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This is remarkable, not only because he’s a self-proclaimed socialist, or a 78-year old who recently had a heart attack, but because he’s only been a Democrat since last year. His three wins in a row are as much a repudiation of the liberal establishment as a warning to Donald Trump. … [Read more...] about Unlike Corbyn, Bernie Sanders can actually win
He picked up the ball in the middle of the park, took a few strides before nonchalantly sliding the ball with the outside of his boot towards Love Island star Kem Cetinay, who moved the ball out of his feet before whipping a strike into the far corner of the net. … [Read more...] about Soccer Aid 2019: Rita Ora wows the Stamford Bridge crowd with racy halftime performance as Piers Morgan and Harry Redknapp’s World XI team win on penalties
* * * During the 80s and 90s, Foxtons created a distinctive internal culture. Heavily influenced by Hunt’s personality and working habits, it endures, little changed, to this day. In its recruitment and working patterns, in its rewards and penalties, in its use of branding and digital technology, the company has been a pioneer for many of today’s British white-collar employers.At the core of Foxtons is obsessive commitment. Opening for longer hours than rivals means longer working hours for Foxtons staff. The issue dominates whenever they talk about their jobs. “The hours are completely insane,” posted a former lettings negotiator last year on an online forum where Foxtons employees gather anonymously. “You work 12 hours a day Mon-Friday PLUS every other weekend, with no lieu days!” A former sales negotiator added: “It becomes exceptionally difficult to maintain bonds and relationships with people outside [Foxtons] EVEN IF YOU LIVE WITH … [Read more...] about Is Foxtons the estate agent London deserves?
At the league’s midseason celebration in Chicago, Silver made it clear that the ball is in China’s court. Silver added that “there continues to be enormous interest for the NBA in China,” and that his “sense is that there will be a return to normalcy fairly soon.” The All-Star events in Chicago were distributed on Tencent, with which the NBA inked a five-year, $1.5bn deal last summer to continue as the league’s exclusive Chinese digital streaming partner. Despite the ongoing blackout on CCTV, Tencent resumed showing a few NBA games every night not long after the Morey dispute, and has continued to do so since. A recent survey of sports business executives found that more than 60% believe that the firestorm surrounding Morey’s tweet will have a “non-existent” or “minor” effect on the league’s business in China five years from now. … [Read more...] about ‘The losses are substantial’: the NBA’s trouble with China, four months on