There was a time (the 1990s, to be precise) when the concept of shareholder value made a bit of sense: Corporations focused on keeping shareholders happy, and their stock prices rose through the roof.

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Elite Daily
We Debunked Every SPF Myth You've Ever Heard Just In Time For Summer
Elite Daily
Summer is just a few weeks away, which means we technically should all be gearing up for a daily routine of slathering on some serious SPF several times a day to protect our skin from those harmful UV rays. This is of course if you aren't already doing ...

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Rail myth of a rail legend
Rail Engineer
One of the more intriguing myths that surround Isambard Kingdom Brunel is that he aligned Box tunnel, on the Great Western main line, so that the rising sun would shine directly through from one end to the other on his birthday every year ? 9 April.



MTV.com
Snoop Dogg And The Myth Of The Black Outlaw
MTV.com
As sophomoric as it seems now, it's hard to overstate the ubiquitousness of ?-izzle? in the popular culture of the 2000s. For a while there, ?-izzle? was America's go-to black-linguistic-enhancement tool ? the zz sound just made shit flow. It let ...



Lexology (registration)
Corporate tax cuts - myth?
Lexology (registration)
The Australian Government has shown its commitment to the 2016-17 budget and secured a deal to reduce the corporatetax rate from 28.5% to 27.5% for small business companies and also increase the annual turnover threshold to qualify as a small ...



CNBC
Op-Ed: Why Trump's $1 trillion infrastructure plan may be 'dead on arrival'
CNBC
But, America will never have the workforce it needs to meet the demand for skilled workers if we can't quickly debunk the myths surrounding the skilled trades, and get young people excited about a career in the trades today. A 2016 report from staffing ...

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KREM.com
5 lightning myths and what you should actually do during a thunderstorm
KREM.com
With the help of the National Weather Service, the StormTracker 2 Team broke down five common myths about lightning. 1. MYTH: If you are caught outside during a thunderstorm, you should crouch down to reduce your risk of being struck by lightning.



Artery clogging saturated fat myth challenged in worlds top medical journal
Diabetes.co.uk
In a new op-ed from the British Medical Journal, two leading doctors and a cardiology expert reignite the debate about the link between fat, cholesterol and coronary disease. The authors, Drs Aseem Malhotra, Rita Redberg and Pascal Meier, argue that ...

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EURACTIV
Debunking the myth of a 'no-go zone' in Malmö
EURACTIV
Few European cities are as disparaged for their multicultural makeup as much as Malmo. With over 20% of its residents estimated to be Muslim, Malmö is an ideal whipping boy for populists. The reality is something else. EURACTIV's media partner Gazeta ...



'The dividend growth myth'
The Globe and Mail
I agree with National bank analyst Gabriel Dechaine ? the evaporation of Home Capital Group Inc.'s share value is not the start of a financial crisis,. ?The market's reaction clearly suggests that HCG's issues could spread across the sector. For ...

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Media Matters for America (blog)
ESPN's Repeated Airing Of Duke Lacrosse Documentary Reinforces Myths About Sexual Assault
Media Matters for America (blog)
By frequently airing Fantastic Lies and not covering current cases fully, the ESPN networks are feeding into the conservative myth that women often falsely accuse men of sexual assault. For years, right-wing media figures have been pushing this myth to ...






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