MDC Partners Stock Plunges After SEC Investigation Disclosure

The stock has fallen more than 30% today from its previous close ($27.98) on Monday, when the company confirmed an ongoing SEC investigation looking at several issues. The stock opened at $21.59, reaching a low of $18, before settling in around $18.50. This drop-off also follows BMO Capital Markets' report that the agency is lowering its target to $26 from $30, although there are ...


Bob Garfield: Garfield At Large
Death By Magic Beans

Hey, kids, let's play the Good News/Bad News game! At issue is the negotiations with BuzzFeed, National Geographic and "The New York Times" to host those publishers' content on Facebook itself -- not to link to ...

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Online Spin
Some Second Thoughts On Mindless Media

When I read Tom Goodwin's Online Spin last week, I immediately jumped on his bandwagon. How could I not? He played the evolutionary psychology card and then trumped that by applying it to the consumption of ...

Sideswipes: Content Is Our Greatest Asset

This week over in literature, a group of writers withdrew from the PEN American Center's annual gala in protest over giving an award to French satire magazine "Charlie Hebdo." One would think that considering the attempt ...

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