By Walt Hickey Very fun announcement: for the month of March, you can claim a free Numlock sticker pack! Either follow the link or see down below for t…
By Walt Hickey Good Condition A study from the Special Inspector General for Afghanistan Reconstruction reviewed the $7.8 billion spent on buildings an…
By Walt Hickey Welcome back! Cat and Mouse A gripping, timely film about the tribulations of the hospitality and event planning business amid unprecede…
By Walt Hickey Welcome to the Numlock Sunday edition. This week, I spoke to Rebecca Jennings who wrote “Figure skating is on thin ice. Here’s how to fi…
By Walt Hickey Have a great weekend! Fish on Fridays Right now backlogs at U.S. ports are stranding frozen fish just offshore at the worst possible tim…
By Walt Hickey Let’s Go Party Mattel’s sales of Barbie hit $1.35 billion in 2020, the doll brand’s best sales growth in two decades, and a steep rise f…
By Walt Hickey Furniture In 2018, Americans sent 9.7 million tons of furniture to landfills, which was up from 6.5 million tons in 2000, and was equiva…
By Walt Hickey Clothing At the onset of the pandemic, major U.S. clothing brands abruptly cut their orders to manufacturers, which sent a destructive r…
By Walt Hickey Welcome back! This weekend was another podcast version of the Sunday edition. If you want to subscribe to those occasional audio edition…
Numlock Sunday: Abraham Riesman on True Believer: The Rise and Fall of Stan LeeListen now (24 min) | By Walt Hickey Welcome to the Numlock Sunday edition. This week, I spoke to Abraham Riesman, the author of the electric new book …
By Walt Hickey Have a wonderful weekend! Nurses Enrollment in baccalaureate nursing programs rose 6 percent in 2020 according to a survey of 900 nursin…
By Walt Hickey Dogecoin Kingpin Cryptocurrencies are digital currencies that have become highly speculative and often volatile markets. One of these cr…