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OMG, Someone Actually Conquered Halo 2's 'Impossible' $20,000 Challenge

OMG, Someone Actually Conquered Halo 2’s ‘Impossible’ $20,000 Challenge

Screenshot: Bungie / IGDB They said it was impossible and, for nearly two decades, that seemed to be the case. But last night, a streamer named Jervalin beat Halo 2’s “LASO deathless” challenge, earning a cool $20,000 in the process. Talk about finishing the fight. Let’s rewind. Earlier this summer, the YouTuber Charles “Cr1tikal” White …

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White House goes on offense to argue that the U.S. is not in a recession

White House goes on offense to argue that the U.S. is not in a recession

U.S. President Joe Biden delivers remarks on the Inflation Reduction Act of 2022 at the White House in Washington, U.S., July 28, 2022. Elizabeth Frantz | Reuters WASHINGTON — The White House responded to second-quarter negative GDP growth with a full slate of events and a well-coordinated message: Despite what everyone is saying, the U.S. …

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White House downplays recession fears ahead of upcoming GDP report | CNN Politics

White House downplays recession fears ahead of upcoming GDP report | CNN Politics

CNN  —  President Joe Biden’s advisers are downplaying recession fears ahead of a highly anticipated report that could show the economy shrinking for a second consecutive quarter. While there is no steadfast rule governing what defines a recession in the US, it is commonly understood to be two consecutive quarters of GDP shrinking. But a …

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Who decides if the US is in a recession? Eight White economists you've never heard of

Who decides if the US is in a recession? Eight White economists you’ve never heard of

That’s because, in the United States, the economy isn’t broadly and officially considered to be in a recession until a relatively unknown group of eight economists says so. There is a clear lack of racial diversity amongst the eight members, and NBER has never had a member who has been a racial minority, according to …

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New White House partnership aims to speed construction of offshore wind farms

New White House partnership aims to speed construction of offshore wind farms

The White House and 11 governors from East Coast states forged a new partnership on Thursday to build up domestic supply chains for offshore wind farms and related infrastructure. The new Federal-State Offshore Wind Implementation Partnership includes governors from Connecticut, Delaware, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, and Rhode …

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"White guy" case against AT&T can move forward, judge says

“White guy” case against AT&T can move forward, judge says

A former AT&T employee is suing the telecommunications giant, alleging the company’s diversity hiring practices discriminated against him because he is a middle-aged White man. Joseph DiBenedetto, a Georgia resident who worked for two decades as an assistant vice president inside the company’s tax research department, filed an age, gender and race discrimination lawsuit against AT&T after …

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