Carl Quintanilla

Carl Quintanilla


@CNBC @NBCUniversal anchor / @WSJ alum / @NYCityCenter board member / “Empathy is the most essential quality of civilization." - Roger Ebert

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“Men have no idea what it’s like to be a woman," Dustin Hoffman once told @latimes . "If I didn’t have such a low threshold of pain, and the makeup didn’t take four hours to do, I’d make a sequel." Born today in 1937 Screen test, “Tootsie” (via @RealEOC )

Some all-time highs: Charter Danaher Kimberly-Clark Chegg Williams-Sonoma Facebook Best Buy Home Depot UPS T-Mobile Chipotle AMD NVIDIA Lululemon Zillow Wayfair @CNBC 

WASHINGTON — Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has warned Russia’s foreign minister against Moscow paying bounties to Taliban-linked militants and other Afghan fighters for killing American service members, U.S. officials said. (h/t @LiveSquawk ⁩)

Last yr, a WH aide “reached out to the governor’s office with a question, according to a Republican official familiar with the conversation: What’s the process to add additional presidents to Mount Rushmore?” ⁦(via @jmartNYT ⁩ @maggieNYT ⁩)

“.. Navarro pushed back, demanding an outright ban of TikTok, while accusing Mnuchin of being soft on China, the people said, speaking on the condition of anonymity .. The treasury secretary appeared taken aback, they said” (via @washingtonpost ⁩)

Trump “confronted Adelson about why he wasn’t doing more to bolster his reelection, according to 3 people with direct knowledge of the call.. Adelson's allies say it’s unclear whether the episode will dissuade [him] from helping.. down the home stretch.”

Ben Brantley reviews a new production of “Godspell” — the first professional, U.S. theatre opening since lockdowns began — and says when cast members sang, “I found my mandatory face mask was often wet with tears.” (via ⁦ @nytimesarts ⁩)

Was it common knowledge these guys worked together a lot? (via @technollama )

JPMORGAN: the White House executive orders “likely will provide stimulus of less than $100 billion, while we have been expecting Congress to add at least $1.0-1.5 trillion of spending once an agreement is reached.”

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Marvin Gaye died 36 years ago today, in Los Angeles. He was 44. His isolated vocal track from “I Heard It Through the Grapevine” (1968) remains a stunning achievement. 💯 (via @MeredithFrost )

Stock market that feared Bernie Sanders' socialist agenda now hinges on hopes for corporate rescue packages.

JPMORGAN: “.. we find a positive correlation between levels of [credit-card] activity three weeks ago and the spread of COVID-19 since then.” Of all indicators, “the highest correlation .. is the level of “card-present” (essentially in-person) restaurant spending ..”

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"Dr. Anthony S. Fauci, one of the country’s leading experts on viruses and the director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infections Diseases, told associates that the White House had instructed him not to say anything else without clearance." #covid19 

“This is an unmitigated disaster that the administration has brought upon the population, and I don’t say this lightly,” says Ashish Jha, director of the Harvard Global Health Institute. “We have had a much worse response than Iran, than Italy, than China

"The co-founder of Students for Trump pleaded guilty Tuesday to scamming consumers and businesses out of $46,000 by posing as a lawyer online and dispensing legal advice, federal prosecutors said."

At Marvel, "the only things we DON'T have room for are hatred, intolerance and bigotry. That man next to you? He's your brother. That woman over there? She's your sister." #RIP  #StanLee  (via )

JPMorgan has a devastating piece arguing that infection rates have declined — not increased — in states where lockdowns have ended, “even after allowing for an appropriate measurement lag.” (Kolonavic) (1/x)

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