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An Entrepreneur's Nightmare

Paul J. McKenna | Posted 10.13.2016 | Business
Paul J. McKenna

I awoke in the wee hours of the morning to realize I was drenched in sweat, my covers and sheets twisted into knots around my body in response to my thrashing. My pillows lay on the other side of the room, thrown angrily at imaginary demons. My teeth were sore from grinding and my jaw muscles ached from clenching.

How To Make The Internet Hip? CEO Says Drop .Com (Video)

Posted 11.04.2013 | Small Business

Juan Diego Calle is looking to inject some hipness back into the Internet. Calle is the CEO of .CO, a new Internet company that offers users a new ...

30 Rock Alum Is The Greatest Ever

Posted 07.17.2013 | Comedy

Grizz Chapman of 30 Rock fame was one of two genuinely likable characters on the show, Dot Com naturally being the other. Chapman, no stranger to sket...

WATCH: The Smartest Person On '30 Rock'

Posted 01.22.2013 | Comedy

It might be easy to sound smart when your job involves explaining the difference between Questlove and Cornell West to Tracy Jordan, but that being sa...

Shooting for the Top by Aiming for the Bottom

David Besnette | Posted 02.12.2013 | Fifty
David Besnette

There's a scene in American Beauty where Kevin Spacey's character applies for work at a fast food restaurant. They assume that "Lester" is inquiring about a management position, only to be met with his classic reply, "I'm looking for the least possible amount of responsibility."

Why 30 Rock on Comedy Central Makes Sense (VIDEOS)

Posted 12.10.2011 | Comedy

"30 Rock," the immensely popular and critically-acclaimed NBC sitcom which is now six seasons deep, is now on Comedy Central. Fans can rewatch favorit...

ICANN Top Level Domain Release Won't Beat .Com Relevance

Brett Greene | Posted 08.22.2011 | Denver
Brett Greene

In theory, the availability of these new URL endings means that you'll type in '' instead of ''... or will you? It will take a lot of retraining to get us to type in anything besides dot com in a web browser.

Alex Wagner

ICANN Opens Domain Naming: Is the 'Dot Com' Boom Over? | Alex Wagner | Posted 08.21.2011 | Technology

The Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers announced on Monday one of the most significant changes to Internet naming since "dot com" was...

The Economist Joins the Tech Bubble Herd

Robert Teitelman | Posted 07.18.2011 | Business
Robert Teitelman

The closest thing to a bubble in tech these days may be the rush to declare it a bubble in the media. Even if it turns out to be the case, it would be more luck than prescience.

The 10 Worst Jobs In America

Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Though it's certainly not fair, some of the most physically challenging (and dangerous) jobs pay the worst salaries. At least that's what Careercast.c...

The Second Internet Revolution

John M. Eger | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
John M. Eger

Communities placing a premium on cultural and ethnic diversity, and reinventing their educational systems for the creative age, will likely burst with innovation and entrepreneurial fervor.

"Dotcom" Turns 25: My Predictions for What Comes Next

Arianna Huffington | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Arianna Huffington

The first 25 years of .com have been a time of online miracles and I predict more explosive wonder ahead. The challenge will be to direct our creativity to solving our needs for more truth, more transparency, and more wisdom. READ MORE Celebrating Sen. Ted Kaufman, Accidental Leader Kaufman has emerged as one of the Senate's fiercest critics of Wall Street -- and is a shining example of what can happen if we remove money as a factor in our leaders' decision making. READ MORE WATCH: Arianna and Phil Angelides Discuss Financial Reform with Dylan Ratigan I will be on The McLaughlin Group this weekend, along with Pat Buchanan, Eleanor Clift and Monica Crowley. Check your local listings for air times.

Happy 25th Birthday,!

Jose Antonio Vargas | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Jose Antonio Vargas

March 15 is the 25th birthday of the revolutionary And as the celebratory site points out: "1985's most lasting contribution turned out to be three letters and a punctuation mark."

Too Big to Succeed

John Standerfer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
John Standerfer

What we don't appear to understand yet is that no amount of money, time or regulation can possibly resolve this problem while a few banks continue to hold the entire nation hostage.


JL Silverman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
JL Silverman

The corporate ladder has rearranged itself like the staircases at Hogwarts. Now, twenty year olds can make a fortune with the Internet -- YouTube, Facebook, Google.

Traders With Higher Testosterone Make (And Lose) More Money

Bloomberg | Lisa Rapaport | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Traders who start the morning with high levels of the hormone testosterone, produced in the testes, will probably make more money that day, a study fo...