Entrepreneurs who appear on ‘Shark Tank’ hope to walk away with a big-name investor and a pile of cash, but many say money is just icing on the cake

“Shark Tank” alumni, including the founders of Bombas and Coffee Meets Bagel, say their experience on the show was valuable even beyond getting an offer. For example, it forced the entrepreneurs to think about their business more carefully as they prepared for their appearance. Those founders who received offers say it confirmed that they had a compelling business idea. Few if any “Shark Tank” alums will say they didn’t care about the prospect of making a deal with one of the investors. But many entrepreneurs have told Business Insider that their experience in the tank was valuable not solely for financial reasons. Consider Randy Goldberg, cofounder of sock company Bombas.… Read More

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Twitter reacts to Theresa May’s Dancing Queen moment

Credits Anthony Devlin/Getty Images Alt Text Theresa May PM entered Tory party conference jiving to Abba classic One-Minute Read Wednesday, October 3, 2018 – 2:40pm Theresa May astonished Conservative party members by beginning her keynote speech at the party’s conference by dancing to Abba. See related EU referendum: How Twitter reacted to Brexit Twitter reacts to MPs’ official portraits The prime minister boogied her way onto the stage to the Swedish pop group’s 1976 hit Dancing Queen – a tongue-in-cheek reference to the PM’s visit to Africa last month, where her attempts to dance with schoolchildren elicited comparisons with a robot. The novel entrance was caught by news cameras and… Read More

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A photo posted by actress Rebel Wilson has fans convinced that ‘Pitch Perfect 4’ is in the works

In an image posted to Twitter, actress Rebel Wilson hinted at the possibility of a “Pitch Perfect 4.” Fans previously believed that the third film would be the last. There is no official word yet on the making of “Pitch Perfect 4.” Since its release in 2012, “Pitch Perfect” has become a phenomenon. The blockbuster film soared at the box office and launched two sequels: “Pitch Perfect 2” was released in 2015 and “Pitch Perfect 3” was released in 2017. Fans thought they’d reached an end to the franchise after the 2017 film but now, an image posted by actress Rebel Wilson, who plays “Fat Amy” in the films, has… Read More

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Jenelle Evans to Nathan Griffith: You Will NEVER Take Kaiser From Me!

Every time we think the custody battle between Jenelle Evans and Nathan Griffith has reached its ugliest point, it somehow gets worse. And because these two insist on duking it out on Twitter, we know pretty much everything that’s transpiring between them. There was a time when it looked like Nathan would have no problem attaining full custody of son Kaiser, but these days Jenelle thinks she has the upper hand. Check out the gallery below for our full breakdown of this contentious situation … 1. Stuck In the Middle Poor Kaiser is at the heart of an increasingly combative feud between his parents — and it looks as though… Read More

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Sonic is giving away mozzarella sticks for 99 cents — here’s how to get some (SONC)

Sonic is selling mozzarella sticks for just 99 cents all day on Wednesday. Typically, a four-piece mozzarella stick order would cost about $2.50 at the fast-food chain. Sonic made headlines last week when news broke that Arby’s parent company, Inspire Brands, would be acquiring the burger chain. Sonic is selling mozzarella sticks for less than a dollar all day. On Wednesday, the fast-food chain is slashing the price on four-piece orders of mozzarella sticks to 99 cents all day. Typically, a four-piece mozzarella stick would cost about $2.50. There isn’t much fine print or work you have to do to get the mozz sticks. The $0.99 price tag doesn’t include… Read More

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Feds restarting Indigenous talks over pipeline, won’t appeal Trans Mountain court decision

OTTAWA — The federal government will not appeal the court decision that tore up cabinet approval for the Trans Mountain pipeline expansion and is appointing former Supreme Court Justice Frank Iacobucci to oversee a new round of consultations with Indigenous communities. Natural Resources Minister Amarjeet Sohi says the government does not intend to start the phase-three Indigenous consultations from the beginning, but will use them to address the weaknesses that led to the Federal Court of Appeal decision in August. The court found that while the government did spend several months in 2016 meeting with Indigenous communities concerned about the pipeline, those consultations were largely note-taking exercises and the government… Read More

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Burke rips his 2009 Maple Leafs ‘selfish, arrogant & lazy’

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Melania Trump visits ex-slave holding facility in Ghana

CAPE COAST, Ghana (AP) — Melania Trump said Wednesday that she “will never forget” her visit to a former slave holding facility on Ghana’s coast. She called it “very emotional” and “really something that people should see and experience.” The U.S. first lady spent nearly an hour on a guided tour of the 17th-century castle, which originally was built by the Swedes for the trading of timber and gold but eventually became a warehouse for slaves shipped to the New World. …read more Source:: AOL.com       

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Some Tesla board members reportedly want James Murdoch to take over as chairman (TSLA)

Telsa board members have proposed 21st Century Fox CEO James Murdoch succeed Elon Musk as chairman. Murdoch previously came under fire, ahead of his re-election to the board in May, due to a lack of relevant experience. Follow Tesla in real-time here. Some members of Tesla’s board of directors have proposed 21st Century Fox CEO James Murdoch take over the role of chairman following Elon Musk’s settlement with the Securities and Exchange Commission to relinquish his top boardroom role, the New York Times reported late Tuesday. Murdoch — son of media mogul Rupert Murdoch – has served on the board since 2017, but hasn’t yet volunteered himself for the role… Read More

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