Cities Paying The Most For Sports Teams

10. Kansas City > Public per capita stadium cost: $361 > Population: 2,049,773 (29th largest) > Number of major league teams: 3 > Number of stadiums: 3 By 2010, Kansas City spent more than $700 million in public funds on renovating Arrowhead and Kauffman Stadiums, respective homes of the Kansas City Chiefs and Royals. Despite the update, the $255…

Rogue Returns to GAMBIT at the ‘Worst Possible Moment’

from Newsarama Newsarama: James, Gambit was announced at C2E2 in April of last year, which means it’s approaching a year that it’s been coming out, and likely more than a year that you’ve been working on it at this point. What has the experience been like writing the series? You did a good amount of Marvel stuff…

THE MARKETING TACTICS OF FIREARM MANUFACTURERS

by Lisa Wade from SocImages Studying up on the literature on gun marketing for a recent interview with the New York Times, I found a 2004 article on the topic with some really interesting findings. The study — by public health scholar Elizabeth Saylor and two colleagues — asked what tactics marketers use to sell guns in a single…