Archive for August, 2018

FLAG TRIBUTE TO HONOR SEN. JOHN MCCAIN

Aug 28, 2018 No Comments by

Per a proclamation signed by President Donald J. Trump, Fresno State’s national and state flags will fly at half-staff until sunset on Sunday, Sept. 2, the day of funeral services for Sen. John McCain, who died from brain cancer on Aug. 25 at 81 years old. McCain — a two-time presidential candidate, six-term senator and [...]

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Checkers and Rally’s – Why Two Different Names?

Aug 27, 2018 No Comments by

Ever since I released a video about why Carls Jr. and Hardee’s go by two different names, I’ve been receiving an overwhelming number of people suggesting I make a similar video for Checkers and Rally’s, so here it is. It’s another set of restaurants that use the same branding and seem identical, and this video [...]

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John McCain, Senator And Former Republican Presidential Nominee, Dead At 81

Aug 25, 2018 No Comments by

Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., passed away at age 81 after a long battle with brain cancer. He has served in the Senate since 1986 and was the Republican nominee for president in 2008.

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How Did Adidas Get So Big?

Aug 10, 2018 No Comments

Behind only Nike, Adidas is the second largest business of their kind. This video attempts to answer the question of how they got so big by highlighting three things greatly contributed to their success.      

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The Decline of General Electric

Aug 06, 2018 No Comments

General Electric has helped shape the society we have today. 126 years of invention and innovation that all started with Thomas Edison, yet today they’re struggling. This video takes a look their decline and attempts to convey why it’s significant. It also explains a popular belief concerning the for this decline. It’s been a sad [...]

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FLOOR SEATS AVAILABLE FOR WILLIE NELSON, ALISON KRAUSS CONCERT AUG. 7

Aug 06, 2018 No Comments

Floor seat tickets to see Willie Nelson and Family and Alison Krauss have been made available for their show at7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 7, at the Save Mart Center. Tickets can be purchased at ticketmaster.com, by phone at 800.745.3000 or at the Save Mart Center Box Office. INFO: 559.278.3400.

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VALLEY BUSINESS INDEX FALLS FOR JULY; TARIFFS HAVING IMPACTS

Aug 06, 2018 No Comments

The San Joaquin Valley Business Conditions Index fell in July, but remains above growth neutral for the 23nd consecutive month — pointing to healthy growth in the next three to six months. The July index was at 57.5, falling from June’s 58.6. An index greater than 50 indicates an expansionary economy. The index is a [...]

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Nestle – Bigger Than You Know

Aug 03, 2018 No Comments

We all know Nestle for their chocolate but you may be surprised that they make much more than that. This, combined with the fact that they are one of the largest companies in existence, leads me to believe that they are likely much bigger than you know.      

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City of Fresno Announces New Director of Public Utilities

Aug 01, 2018 No Comments

FRESNO, CA – Mayor Lee Brand and City Manager Wilma Quan-Schecter today announced that Michael Carbajal has been named the City of Fresno’s new Director of Public Utilities, effective August 6, 2018. He replaces Thomas Esqueda, who left the City earlier this year to join California State University, Fresno as its first associate vice president [...]

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