Memoir of Sharon Gans’ NYC Cult Member Reveals Fight Clubs and Broken Lives

It was 1991 and Spencer Schneider, a 31-year-old corporate lawyer, found himself face to face in the boxing ring with Morton, an “Ivy League nebbish” who suddenly punched him in the face with shocking ferocity. “I looked at my brown gloves, which were now wet with blood,” Schneider writes in his book, “Manhattan Cult Story: … Read more

Memoir of Sharon Gans’ NYC Cult Member Reveals Fight Clubs and Broken Lives

It was 1991 and Spencer Schneider, a 31-year-old corporate lawyer, found himself face to face in the boxing ring with Morton, an “Ivy League nebbish” who suddenly punched him in the face with shocking ferocity. “I looked at my brown gloves, which were now wet with blood,” Schneider writes in his book, “Manhattan Cult Story: … Read more

Exploring Final Fantasy 16’s Action Fight System with Producer Naoki Yoshida

When Clive Rosfield takes to the battlefield in the latest Final Fantasy 16 Dominance trailer (opens in new tab), a barrage of attacks explodes across the screen. It’s a spectacle, where the protagonist flies into the air with an enemy, dealing damage quickly thanks to Geruda’s elemental wind forces. Shortly before that, another series of … Read more

“I Trusted Them With My Savings:” Crypto Investors Fight Over Frozen Accounts

Months ago, Hamish Tipene from Sydney, Australia took out two loans from Celsius Network. When he bought a new home above his pre-approval rate, he staunchly supported the crypto lender’s “Unbank Yourself” motto, using his crypto holdings as collateral rather than selling them for cash. But when the value of crypto started declining a week … Read more