Opinion: Celebrities in politics have a head start, but their benefits can’t outweigh fundraising failures

TV personality Mehmet Oz lost his bid for senator from Pennsylvania midterm in November. And former NFL football star Herschel Walker appears to be falling further behind his opponent, incumbent Raphael Warnock, as they head into the Dec. 6 runoff election for the Georgia senator. They lose for the same reasons that the other candidates … Read more

Tom Brady to Matt Damon: Here’s how losses for celebrity-endorsed digital assets pile up

Matt Damon made headlines and drew criticism when he starred in a commercial for cryptocurrency exchange Crypto.com a year ago. Since then, the prices of many cryptocurrencies have dropped significantly. The market capitalization of crypto assets has fallen below $1 trillion from a peak of $3 trillion in November 2021. But Damon isn’t the only … Read more