Morning Report

January 31, 2018

Decaf Trump, Big Boys Take on Healthcare, I See Blood Moon A-Risin’, Facebook Bans Bitcoin and American Express Buys Mezi

Good Wednesday Morning, Daylight – Which Trump showed up last night? Decaf Trump with a long winded speech. Sign me up for Trump’s State of the...
January 30, 2018

All Smiles State of the Union, Flu Season in May?, Entrepreneur Bites the Dust, Goodbye Chief Wahoo, Gfycat Buys Movie LaLa

Good Tuesday Morning, Daylight – Queen’s song “Another One Bites the Dust” was found to be true here as the flu bug hit this house with...
January 25, 2018

Member and Founder John Carter of Wayback Burgers and Big Ass Fans Founder Carey Smith Exit with a Sale and Off to New Adventures

Good Thursday Morning, Daylight – Founder and Chief of Big Ass Fans, Carey Smith, sold the company to a private equity firm for $500 million and...
January 24, 2018

Travis Kalanick Crashes Davos, C.O.O. Anthony Noto To Leave Twitter, France Starts Downsizing, Winter Olympics and Minnie Mouse Gets a Walk of Fame Star

Good Wednesday Morning, Daylight – Conference Crasher – Awkward – Uber founder Travis Kalanick is walking around Davos without a badge. He was not on the...
January 23, 2018

Schitt’s Creek, Trump Earthquake and an Actual Earthquake, Ten More Years of Musk and SNL Pokes Fun at the ATL

Good Tuesday Morning, Daylight – Oscar nominations are in and NPR is streaming live. Two earthquakes hit: one last night in Alaska and the other yesterday...
January 22, 2018

Davos Darlings, Jennifer Lawrence Live, 1410 Prague Clock, Amazon Dollar Store, Deadlock Deal, and Eugene

Good Monday Morning, Daylight – Two radar meetings – President Trump and the financial ilk, will gather at the Swiss ski resort of Davos for the...
January 19, 2018

Amazon’s PR Juggernaut Worries Atlanta, Merle’s Sons at Milltown Music, Highlander Buys Chicago Custom Foods, SoulShine Brightens Sunday

Good Friday Morning, Sorry to get this out so late, just got back from Charleston. Daylight – Amazon’s short list of cities for its “2nd HQ’s”...
January 18, 2018

Cold Hell At Home and Work, The Business of Granny Flats, Apple’s Coming to America, A Dark Moscow December, Porsche Event, and Love Fest in the Koreas.

Good Thursday Morning, Daylight – Colder than a well digger’s knee, snowed in, again. flightaware.com shows 1,700 flights canceled and weather.com beams Tennessee, the coldest pocket...
January 17, 2018

Morning Report: Fast Food Flu, CHIP on the Table, Coolpad’s Second Chance, SoulShiners on Sunday, $150 Million in Vidalia Onions

Good Wednesday Morning, Daylight – Ford, Flu and Government shutdowns are all over the news, so here is the skinny. First, tune out noise of a...
January 16, 2018

Detroit Car Show Surprise, The Future is Not the Past at Porsche and SoulShine is Sunday

Good Tuesday Morning, Daylight – Big news yesterday at the Detroit Auto Show – Ford announced it will more than double its investment in electric vehicles....
January 15, 2018

Morning Report: Mountaintop Morning, Prison Potential, Graduate Update, Touchdown Saturday, and Vote for Lee Heisman Now

Good Monday Morning, Daylight – Entrepreneurially remarkable, Martin Luther King Jr’s speech in Memphis – “I’ve Been to the Mountaintop” showed how he was anti-establishment in...
January 12, 2018

Doyle’s Excellent Exit Example, Delta’s 800 Million Trickle, Haiti’s Tea, Clickbait Crackdown, Join Us Live Tomorrow – Pardon the Disruption

Good Friday Morning, Daylight – We will get to the sh*tholes later. But first a TGIF booster shot thanks to the U.S. tax reforms. Delta confirms...