Situational awareness: Amazon stock is soaring after crushing sales and earnings expectations.
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Bill Cosby was found guilty today on three counts of drugging and sexually assaulting Andrea Constand back in 2004.
Why it matters: This is a landmark verdict for the #MeToo movement. A powerful man is going to jail as a result of women brave enough to come forward with their stories.
What's next: "Cosby is facing civil actions from several accusers, many of whom are suing him for defamation because, they say, he or his staff branded them as liars by dismissing their allegations as fabrications." [NYT]
P.S. Cosby cursed at the prosecutor after the verdict for suggesting he was a flight risk for having a plane: "He doesn’t have a plane, you asshole.”
Mike Pompeo with Kim Jong-un. Photos released today by the White House.
Broadway is going long, the AP's Mark Kennedy reports:
"Two parts of 'Angels in America' clock in at a total of eight hours, the two parts of 'Harry Potter and the Cursed Child' are more than a combined five hours and the revival of 'The Iceman Cometh' is just under four hours."