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Risky Business

A Reunion Over Food And Drink: Joel Murray And Curtis Armstrong

Elysabeth Alfano | Posted 06.17.2016 | Entertainment
Elysabeth Alfano

Is there anything better than a reunion of good friends who haven't seen each other in a long time? On the most recent episode of my web series, The ...

15 Films Every Entrepreneur Must See!

Steve Mariotti | Posted 08.20.2016 | Entertainment
Steve Mariotti

Movies are magical. The good ones hold you captive in a great story, to a different time and place, and then bring you back home. In two hours, they leave you changed, having learned new things and lived a different life.

Reflections on My Reunion

Lindajoy Rose, Ph.D. | Posted 07.22.2016 | Fifty
Lindajoy Rose, Ph.D.

Last weekend I traveled to Chicago for a high school reunion that we decided to hold outside of the usual decade milestones. This was #43. I couldn't make the 40th as I had a wedding that same weekend, but it was fairly well-attended and everyone seemed amenable to getting together more often.

Movie Review: Dope -- Geeks Rule

Marshall Fine | Posted 06.16.2016 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

I've heard Rick Famuyiwa's Dope referred to as Nerdz 'N the Hood, which is apt -- although a better comparison would be Risky Business.

Super Pollutants to Face Bipartisan Battle in Congress

Michael Shank, Ph.D. | Posted 02.03.2015 | Politics
Michael Shank, Ph.D.

We already have many of the technologies needed to fight super pollutants. Given how harmful these super pollutants are on our environment, it only makes sense to use these existing technologies to reduce our emissions and slow climate change before it is too late.

Q&A with Henry Paulson: Dialogues on the Environment

Mark Tercek | Posted 11.03.2014 | Green
Mark Tercek

In this ongoing series, I talk with thought leaders about ideas and trends in the environmental movement. Next in the series is my conversation with H...

In Heartland and Beyond, Businesses Get It: Not Cutting Carbon Pollution Is Risky Business

Bob Keefe | Posted 09.01.2014 | Business
Bob Keefe

For businesses, not taking action to cut carbon pollution and address climate change is a business risk that can have serious results. According to "Risky Business," the groundbreaking new report by E2 co-chairs Michael Bloomberg, Henry Paulson, and Tom Steyer, sea-level rise and coastal storms could sap $35 billion out of our economy every year.

"Risky Business" Stands out in Growing Sea of Climate Reports

Gernot Wagner | Posted 08.25.2014 | Green
Gernot Wagner

We cannot -- must not -- ignore risk when it comes to something as global as global warming. After all, for climate, much like for financial markets, it's not over 'til the fat tail zings.

What This 'Risky Business' Star Looks Like Now | Posted 01.23.2014 | Celebrity

Rebecca De Mornay made her silver-screen debut as the lady of the night Lana -- opposite Tom Cruise -- in the '80s classic "Risky Business." Guess wha...

Risky Business: Management Wisdom Gleaned From 80s Movies

Gregg S. Lipman | Posted 11.06.2013 | Business
Gregg S. Lipman

In the ten years since I co-founded a brand agency, I've often been asked, "Who or what is your greatest professional influence?" And while I'd love to say something intellectual, the truth is, much of the wisdom I refer to on a daily basis comes from the comedic films of the 1980s.

Woman Steals Piggy Bank From Boy Who Solicited Her For Sex: Police

Posted 05.03.2013 | Chicago

Like a version of "Risky Business" gone wrong, police say a Milwaukee woman robbed a suburban Chicago teenager of his piggy bank when she came to his ...

15 Life Lessons From Teen Movies (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post | Carolyn Gregoire | Posted 07.18.2012 | Teen

When navigating the high school social landscape, there are some important rules that every teenager needs to know. And although there may not be a Su...

Risky Business

Ian Beale | Posted 05.08.2012 | Business
Ian Beale

The very real consequences of failing to keep up with the changing world include security breaches, reputation damage, regulatory fines, and even falling foul of the law.

Rock and Roll Never Forgets: An Interview With Bob Seger

Mike Ragogna | Posted 01.21.2012 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna


Ten Key Elements Make a Startup a Risky Business

Marty Zwilling | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Marty Zwilling

You have probably heard plenty of times that being an entrepreneur is a risky business. Yet everyone seems to have their own view of key risk sources for startups.

Tom Cruise Talks About Beating Disobedient Scientologists

Matthew Filipowicz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Matthew Filipowicz

Leading Scientologists, and Cruise's lawyer have disputed the claim. And now, in this exclusive video, Tom Cruise himself discusses the explosive charges. Take a look.

Standing on One's Principles: An Interview With Ron Reagan

Mike Ragogna | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Mike Ragogna

Ron Reagan is the son of a president and, weekdays on Air America, he's a voice of reason for many listeners who are trying to navigate the complexities of national and global concerns.

In Defense of Tom Cruise

Matt Littman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Matt Littman

Tom Cruise is one of those rare people -- someone who consistently gives a good product to an extremely fickle audience. I'm not saying he's a poet, but I am saying that he's great at his job.

Invisible Tragedies -- Four Construction Workers Killed Every Day Building America

Terence M. O'Sullivan | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Terence M. O'Sullivan

Construction workers face death on the job 20 times more often than miners and 10 times more often than police officers or firefighters. Yet their tragedy too often goes unnoticed.

Tom Cruise Celebrates "Risky Business" With Oprah - But The Film's Writer-Director Wasn't Invited

Fox News | Roger Friedman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

Today's Oprah, part two of a Tom Cruise special that started Friday, has been advertised as a 25th anniversary celebration of "Risky Business" and of ...