Ringo Starr’s ‘Beats & Threads’ Offers Fans a Colorful Tour of His Past

Ringo Starr’s latest project, ‘Beats & Threads,’ is a visually captivating 312-page book that takes fans on an illustrated journey through his decades in show business, showcasing his iconic drum kits and trend-setting wardrobe. The book, priced at $80, also includes never-before-seen intimate moments of Ringo’s life and career. Proceeds from the book sales will be donated to the Lotus Foundation, supporting charitable projects.

The Reality of ‘Squid Game’ in Real Life

The new reality competition series ‘The Challenge’ by Netflix, based on the hit show ‘Squid Game,’ offers a non-murderous and tamer version for real people, but falls short in delivering the depth and impact of its source material.

Retailers Brace for a Slowdown in Holiday Shopping

Retailers gearing up for the holiday season are worried about a spending slowdown despite initial resilience shown by shoppers, as they face increased financial pressure from reduced savings, rising credit card debt, and persistent inflation.

Toy Companies Shift Focus to Older Adults

Toy companies are introducing new products and revamping classic games to cater to adults over 65, aiming to provide mental stimulation and combat loneliness, but experts have raised doubts about the efficacy of these products.