Where to Stream: As GameStop stock unexpectedly rises, Adam McKay‘s 2015 financial drama The Big Short is getting a bump of its own. The Academy Award winning film is getting a second wave in light of the Reddit-fueled GameStop short squeeze, in which amateur investors were able to significantly drive up the price of GameStop stock. […]
As hundreds of millions continue to be gained and lost on GameStop stock, Netflix is at work developing a movie that will pit Redditors against Wall Street. Deadline reports that Mark Boal, the Oscar-winning writer of The Hurt Locker and Zero Dark Thirty, is “in negotiations” to write a screenplay about everything happening with GameStop, […]
GameStop won’t stop — and even Trevor Noah and Margot Robbie are taking a bath Thursday after the company’s infamous $5.5 billion stock surge controversy. “The Daily Show” host digitally inserted himself into Robbie’s bubble-bath scene from 2015’s financial crash drama “The Big Short” as a way to explain the convoluted situation to the confused masses. […]
A hot potato: GameStop’s stock spiked on Friday when hedge funds sensed a drop in stock price and attempted to “short” the market. A group of redditors bolstered enthusiasm for the stock however and forced traders to quickly buy back the stock for fear of losses, leading to a massive 69 percent rise in stock […]
Trevor Noah explains the GameStop situation as Margot Robbie from The Big Short Here’s Trevor Noah as Margot Robbie in the Big Short bathtub explaining how stocks work. January 28, 2021 at 08:58 AM EST This content was originally published here.
I have read every article about what’s happening with Reddit and GameStop and Wall Street, including our own, but I still understand only 10 perfect of what’s happening. It’s turning all of us into the “Pepe Silvia” meme. If only we had Margot Robbie in a bathtub to explain everything, like she did with mortgage […]
The Monitor is a weekly column devoted to everything happening in the WIRED world of culture, from movies to memes, TV to Twitter. Wednesday night, Trevor Noah hit the bubble bath. On TV. Producers on The Daily Show, apparently, thought it would be the best way to explain the GameStop drama that has consumed the […]