1. Black Panther, the first black superhero in mainstream American comics, #1 is this year’s best seller at +250,000 copies sold. Written by Ta-Nehisi Coates, the 2015 MacArthur Genius award winner.
2. The hip-hop Broadway musical about the Andrew Hamilton, “Hamilton” is in the top 5 highest-grossing shows at $74MM so far.
3. Foxconn, the world’s largest contract electronics manufacturer (known for controversy around employee management — a history of suicides occurred potentially due to working conditions), replaces 60,000 humans with robots. Foxconn most notable contract partner products include the Apple iPhone/iPod/iPad, Blackberry, Amazon Kindle, Playstation 3 & 4, Xbox One, and WiiU.