17 Burst results for "spin master"
"spin master" Discussed on Pat Gray Unleashed
"The man. Isn't the left. Always saying we'll have a plan. Come on conservatives. Where's your plan? Where's your plan to? Everybody said that about the bomb obamacare social security and we had plans for both of them. But yeah they. Say That all the their answer now is. Let's have a conversation. Okay Good Luck Minneapolis well one of the things that they'll be doing is. Replacing, chase the COP on patrol. With. Carl the ANTIFA rioter. No according to a story from Babylon, be okay, so this could work. Maybe this could work in Minneapolis to. Babylon is predicted the future before so I should hesitate to last. They have honestly they. Predicted the future. Beloved kids show patrol my grandson. Loves patrol. But you know what it is. It's COPPA Ganda. That's what it is again to on known to. Be a word? Yes, it is. You know it's a terrible COPPA. Ganda I needed a NAP because the police officer at the German Shepherd Police officer patrol. He's Nice. He's nice and helpful. Let's definitely COPPA Ganda. You can't. You can't have your kids thinking cops. Nice, nor capitalism works. Thank you remember earlier. That was that Jihad from that professor, so patrols under fire for daring to have a police officer who's not a scumbag, chase the German shepherd amid the controversy. Production Company spin master had no. Oh, yes, okay, yes, it has agreed to remove chase and replace him with a new pup, Carl, the Anti Fa, rioter remember to Babylon. Be This is satire for now okay now, but tomorrow could be an actual story from ABC or CBS Carl's t shirt. He's got a Chigwedere assured. Little puppy. Before. That's really funny, and it's hammer and sickle on his hat. That's good stuff. Yeah, one of the the protesters. Where was that was that in the zone where they put a hammer and sickle in their graffiti? And I thought okay well. Thank you for telling us. Yeah, this is all about communism. Appreciate that. Anyway if you see a store window that needs bashing in. Just Yell for Help Says Commissioner writer in every episode. Carl is on the case, no innocent business too big, no Kami, too small Carl will patrol the town. This is Carl the ANTIFA. Carl will patrol the town and help citizens by bashing in windows, lighting things on fire punching Nazis. If he can't find a Nazi, he'll just punch the nearest person. Progressives praised the long-awaited chain from the problematic police dog to a much more moral upstanding communist canine. Finally I can let my kids watch this show, said Portland Man Jaden Dulles. Tano I mean if I had kids if I had kids. I won't because I love the planet. We hear the complaints loud and clear, said a representative for spin master nickelodeon. It was never our intention to show toddlers that police officers might be good. Sometimes, we are so so sorry Oh sorry. Love it..
"spin master" Discussed on Newsradio 970 WFLA
"To reach a coma with a ladder ropes and harnesses wants to go up exploiting tour that listen you know we want you to come down to be the best way i think turning point was we had to go to war with us says detective brian glac at a komo who emigrated to new york from the congo is charged with misdemeanor trespassing and disorderly conduct and she pleaded not guilty to those federal trespassing charges today and was released without bail but is due back in court in early august the courtroom was full of her supporters some of which represented the rise and resist nyc group of activists well there were fireworks in the raise dugout in marlin stadium yesterday the race had runners at first and second with no outs in the second inning when a ball appeared to hit carlos gomez on the right hand the plate umpire called it foul gomez then struck out on the next pitch and when he got back to the dugout he used a bat to utterly destroy a water cooler cool off in right field pretty severe display you want some to the thirty two year old gomez is having a rough season he went over three yesterday and now has a career worst one ninety five batting average oh yes some time to cool off tonight the rays have the night off they opened a series against the mets in new york tomorrow night it's five o five on newsradio nine seventy wfl a stocks advance his wall street got a peek inside the fed's meeting room the dow up one hundred eighty two points the nasdaq up eighty four and the snp up twenty three points after the minutes of june's fed meeting showed policy makers restating their intention to raise interest rates gradually even against the backdrop of trade tensions doubts posted gains hours before us tariffs against chinese goods were set to kick in as investors hoped for a deal with europe on auto tariffs cirque du soleil has bought v star the company behind paw patrol and other live kids shows based on nickelodeon and spin master brands and its subsidiary cirque dreams it's now the third biggest lines entertainment company behind live nation and.
"spin master" Discussed on X96
"It plunging then your friends it's a little toy pile of poop with a face on it and then the eu everybody gets a plunger these are terrible so far i'm really liking them mattel's flushing frenzy plunge it was one of the many poop plunger games of joy fair this year but flushing frenzy also involves the application of plunging tools this time players ruled ice near which tell them how many plunges they get as heavy rain they yes i know the loser is the player who sends the if this it's a spring loaded attorney again with a face on it yeah and it got will go flying in the air why all the poop i guess i'll give you three guesses gina you complain about a constantly the trump administration you think there are a lot of yes related toys because of the trump administration yes i do spin master flush force pacific pull my finger another little thing oh it's a bank that's nice uh mr pimple popper i've seen our nearly half now we talked about is that weird me little piece of rubber the eib and here's haass is a good one no this is this is a little different it's a it's a face it's a head covered with pimm stay he wa i guess it's a game but then you can loaded up then there's this finally hasbro it's called don't stepped in it okay and it's a it's you create a ton of poop by using a mock bob link lay in a mold and then you put them on this.
"spin master" Discussed on Progressive Talk 1350 AM
"If you think that silly then let me offer you gaining frank once l u n tz frank luntz anne frank luntz is these spin master of word my stirring ever he took a the estate tax rate which taxes very very wealthy people when they die before it gets a handed down to the generation behind them uh frank want said you know let's we brand that because the estate tax you know who has an estate only rich people right the inheritance tax who inherits millions not too many people let's call to death tax all were taxing death now right none of course all the people watch fox booth the voluntarily mentally enslaved that's what they are voluntarily mentally say they voluntarily became enslaved to these people so the voluntarily mentally enslave then say yeah taxing gas it's that bad bad fat got met again right so they just they they send the the lemmings on their way in off we go and this is part of how things are done but vladimir putin vladimir putin is meddling in our internal affairs he is now nations that an amusing that phrase very deliberately because that is the phrase that is the phrase were supposed to be a coin were not supposed to be meddling and other nations internal affairs right and it's like the cops you know you'd you're in trouble with internal affairs anyway we're not supposed to be meddling in other nations internal affairs now you know and i know that every nation's always medellin everybody else internal affairs that's just the way reality is done but on this gun issue on this gun issue i'm seeing the hand of land mere putin so i want to get a wanna get into that a big big scandal broke a last night just as we were going off the air turns out jared kushner the crown prince got by my math i mean you have to.
"spin master" Discussed on KDWN 720AM
"A single moment resident raskin edges as pie faces not bad sloppy jacket sticky and kollwitz drivel wants to search the bells but she said she loves the game 'cause requires no or strategy against that one each player puts their head on i'm gonna ask it takes turns turning a handle and so one of them gets clearly there is no arguing because they kids have fun whether they're the ones during the smashing her getting the via the vegas i just made by hasbro parties became hit it was released in two thousand fifteen i had no idea they're now several versions acquitted one of three feet tall prizes those are up to launch a new category these for hasbro so he implied face toilet trouble and has those still the trump on this number com eggs on players for plastic eggs with water federal cracked over person's head they say more of these types of games are going to come out next year and these games become viral sensation online brilliant point companies which was mattel there was a toy company that was struggling trying to redefine themselves and one of their biggest competitors whose hasbro and choi companies are competing with electron extends ipads and even kids the number one toy little kids and toddlers wont is mommy's followed because mommy's gonna has everything all they have they do is ask of there is something that will satisfy their kid on mummies fault and you know it's it's blows it just blows my mind how you know the old um i don't know cowboys and indians than and playboy choi trucks and you know all sorts of stuff the kids who used to play i you just don't see kids do that anymore pick up a stick throw a rock while the can't a rock they'll get hurt cetera but what a company has to restore wood as new as realize what drives kids with drives kids is being able to put something online and make people laugh there's a toy maker spin master who has the aid hatching hatch most they made soggy doggy now soggy doggy by the way there's a.
"spin master" Discussed on KBNP AM 1410
"In a make little noises imperative had but we really try to look at it from how if a child perceiving their fan and for kids it's collectible it social uh it's got jeff enough technology to be philly and bring it to life so so yes every once in awhile we scratch our heads in go why did why is that working but then we put on my kid hats and look at it and say oh yeah i see how that could work you read my mind i was totally sinking of the single easiest those things disturned creeped me out i know eh eh you know what that could uruguay up it's um maybe not a surprise the it's a few of the things on the hot list on your website this year are connected to star wars and of course we're just days away from the new movie coming out is star wars just a gold mine for the toy industry i mean obviously the disney going to make their money but our our our toymakers just rooting for an endless supply of star wars movies for the next twenty years well you know that's a great question and i'm not sure um obviously star wars does very well but in a in a year when there are three in a third movie year third thirdconsecutive movie year i how many how many lightsabres can you cells so the the the toys that are really that are really moving and the ones that are really breakthrough like the little bits um droid inventor cat that's taken this this wonderful sort of stem learning system which is a little esoteric for kids when you open a box and it's just a bunch of electronic bits but when they put it in the context of of building your own our 2d to or your another robot it becomes a real active play experience and it has the star wars teams who aid gets its gets a sort of relevance from that but he really is sort of an independent play experience and i think it's that kind of innovation or something like the star wars uh droid th uh free ah from spin master photography about nineteen twenty inches tall and we'll follow you around i mean that's sort of when when they can get that kind of magic into a toy i think that that's going to really help it breakthrough let me ask you about.
"spin master" Discussed on Motley Fool Money
"Uh maybe not a surprise that it's a few of the things on the hot list on your website this year are connected to star wars and of course were just days away from the new movie coming out is star wars just a gold mine for the toy industry i mean obviously the disney company is going to make their money but our our our toymakers just rooting for an endless supply of star wars movies for the next twenty years well you know that's a great question i'm not sure i'm obviously dr warren does very well but in a in a year when there are three a third movie year third kurt consecutive movie year i how many how many lightsaber can you tell so the the the toys that are really that are really moving and the ones that are really breakthrough like that little bit um droid inventor cat that taken this this wonderful sort of stamina learning system which is a little esoteric for kids when you open up box and it's just a of electronic bit but when they put it in the context of building your own our to de to or your another robot it becomes a real active play experience and it has the star wars teams who had it gets its gets a sort of relevance from that but it really is sort of an independent play experience and i think it's that kind of innovation or something like the star wars uh droid uh from uh from spin master that's actually about nineteen twenty inches tall and we'll follow you around i mean that's sort of when when they can get that kind of magic into a toy i think that that's going to really help it breakthrough.
"spin master" Discussed on P&L With Pimm Fox and Lisa Abramowicz
"What are some of the potential obstacles from an antitrust perspective other than those license deals yes we get that these companies are so huge rate uh dan and lego are clearly the titans of the toy industry uh so that said though the tweet industry is more fragmented than we sometimes think and i think even if you look at what's going to be hot this holiday season you can see that so hashimto's are projected to be a huge seller well those are made by spin master they're not made by hasbro or mattel finger rulings are flying off shelves and or on ebay for much higher praises those are made by a small company called wow we so shop kinzer made by moose toys a small company base in australia so they're definitely will be some hurdles air since hasbro mattel are so large but the market is a bit more broken up than you might expect i'm feeling of doom and my stomach because they haven't heard of some of those things and i know my children will be asking for them so i'm i'm looking you all know you're my i'd like your molecular eyes i like giving never a brown a brown paper bag and telling them to make a puppet of dirty lastly you know i'm just wondering against a combination makes sense given the pressures but will this materially change the dynamic at all with the competent a competition from amazon and other sources might give them more power frankly and dealing with amazon could you know dictate pricing and that kind of thing so it could be helpful in that way and then i think the other thing to think about is just what this does for them in emerging markets what we know is that uh the growth of the majority of growth in the toy industry over the next five years is absolutely going to come not from north america but from emerging market and the power that these companies combined would have in dealing with alibaba for example might be helpful to them in their growth mission as well sir a house i thank you so much for joining us sarah hausa is a retail columnist with bloomberg gadfly and she joins us from our 1909 when studio in washington d c just to give you a sense of how the.
"spin master" Discussed on MarketFoolery
"All air hogs that garang create the the tv shows in the movies and then the characters in the games to go along with it on also owners of sketch an you know for some throwback games but a unique keep growing imagination of these kids trying to compete with ipads and things like that but certainly a long tail uh trend that were big fan seven in the canadian market we've chosen to go a spin master uh in that regard this move by hasbro doesn't surprise me it would surprise me if it was the reverse just because uh margo george janas who's the ceo at mattel she got there in january and everything i've read about her uh just sort of struck me as okay this is this is certainly an upgrade in the corner office at mattel and i just figured give her at least a year maybe even two years before you too as we would any c itoh so if this was a move by metab by her and her board that would surprise me i think has railways smart to make this move now in this regard that they might look at her and think pay before she gets a chance to really impact the culture number of things of this might be the weakest point they're going to get as long as she there she's there so let's go now yeah and the enemy chicoms from google so she has certainly i think positive exposure on the culture side certainly a tech background that can help mattel at this point so yeah i think you're right in that they're looking at mattel right now as a company that is uh down but not out in in it doesn't mean that they can't turn this renningen they do have some popular brands out there but they have put themselves in a bit of a bind up financially in in in again when you look at i mean this is a business that is one hundred percent lever to the consumer any retail environment that is just really scary right now in in they have they they have not made the investments in technology that they've needed to make a whereas hasbro has up so again you either adding hasbro's probably looking at mattel seen a company in a position of weakness they certain.
"spin master" Discussed on MarketFoolery
"You you have mattel the digits clearly it up the company in a position of weakness in that didn't happen overnight right i mean honestly this was set up by former leadership binding brian stockton a was a bigger part of the problem probably you know some people like to admit but he was he was fired for reasons i mean it routed even question as to whether he was fired initially abut but aj actually did commencing up he was fired you know he just he wasn't getting done end up i mean there was a culture problem the company certainly it it it seemed that they were failing to innovate at a pace up which kept them up with sort of the changes that technology is is implemented on the market in the enemy not i'm not saying it's easy ride emanates not clearly it's not in them but that's what you get paid big bucks for the can't do it than you need to step aside conversely when you look at hasbro i mean they have really been investing a lot in in sort of finding new ways to uh leverage there ip their toy properties through partners like disney um i i think that really the loss of that disney deal from its l was sort of the beginning of the end if this deal happens that's great honestly though the thing is i am i really am not convinced that hasbro needs this headache i mean at the end of the day it gives them some valuable property some valuable brands but i mean mattel is a mess of a company i mean there there are culture problems there are financial problems i mean there's a point now where this debt is you can't ignore it i mean operating income doesn't even cover their interest expense a threetimes over this point so it could be a lot of headaches if it has burt assad staked his own yeah this is one space we really like in stock of utter care would just recommended uh 'cause i can better spin master which owns brands such as popovich.
"spin master" Discussed on KBNP AM 1410
"That delicensed their products and their brands seeded toymakers in order to make their products whether it is a disney or moviemaker yeah i think will uh kind of the clarifying its the because um it is true that they'll have some competing licences wine we'll have a licence for dc comics we'll have a licence for marvel comics and sort of what i challenges that presents or what legal issues that presents if they were to get together i think is still clarifying at this point do you have a sense of whether the toys r s bankruptcy kind of push this into high gear i think it's fair to say that it probably did in in the sense that uh you know mattel really took a bath after its earnings report um when sales plummeted and they attribute about half of that decline in north america 11 percent of that uh eleven percent of the 22 percent decline was because of the twitter us bankruptcy and uh you know mattel just less so much market value after that and i think it suddenly became a much more attractive takeover target some of the potential obstacles from an antitrust perspective other than charles gget company here so huge right on damn and unlike dogged clearly the pie in the toy industry uh so that's dead though the coal industry is more fragmented than we sometimes think and i think even if you look at what's going to be hot this holiday season you can see that so hatem older projected to be issued feller lunar made by spin master they're not made by has real or mattel finger lang's are flying off shelves and are on ebay for much higher braces builder made by a small company called wow we go shop through made by moves toys a small company dais in australia so they're definitely will be some hurdle there since it has grown mattel are so large but the market is a more broken off than you.
"spin master" Discussed on NewsRadio1620
"This from the google play store and iphone through the app store cragg at great yet more we're on both i act aniko uplift are so i understand that the originally launched as a crowd funded project on kickstarter earlier this year and you really blew past your expectations tell us about the experience this is before you you were signed on by spin master toys one of the biggest toy companies in north america but tell us about the kickstarter experience hick federal is an amazing experience it took me that's really from an api and pushed it out in a crowd wacky got a planet feedback i'm listen to people's ideas on how could get out my podcast into something even more and originally i had a call at twenty thousand dollars i thought that i'd make a few of these you know get myself new york tight they're on satellite crazy to stem read taylor and really have them to leave and they dream um so when things just started going viral my video a shared um and watched forty million timed and my good it was yeah and it's just like a crazy scary and but obviously very very fine for showing an and and i took my my idea from literally had dream and castle bound back then it is such a great idea i have to tell you having three my what are you having fun memories of reading the stories at bedtime you know this just takes it to the whole the whole other level of very magical experience it even one the attention of some celebrities i understand tori spelling that's pretty cool yeah she posted of atletico's really exciting um i think that you know now it lynch during that time where things really work by raw people were sharing that from all over the world to which you know i think made kennedy celebrities catch on i want to share that the product and care the video them out and then obviously with this kind of attention all the funds that you raised through kickstarter this caught the attention also of spin master so spin master one of the biggest way companies around they now have the exclusive distribution rights to moonlight correct that's right yeah so you know where both toronto it made and uh and.
"spin master" Discussed on ESPN Chicago 1000 - WMVP
"The back of the billecart rancour hasn't had a plate appearance since october first here's the pitch and that's down it in holiday vietnam play in either the wildcard game or in the american league division series against cleveland with gets to start against kyko the wind antle watto wang and a tapper back to them out heikal fields on the dirt at rose the first in holiday is out they actually had a seemed game yesterday to get among others holiday prepped job chasing sri needed to throw holiday said he got seven plate appearances and i said well how did it go he said i'm not gonna lie the first two were little dice he said that both those guys it felt like they were throwing a hundred but he got into at least a bit of it yeah almost wondered if he would be on the rcs roster of yuccas having been north timer to where he could a pinch hit the pitch to frazier is grounded towards third in a whole greg mid picks it up fires on the move that you quick doubts for dallas heiko yawovi i mean there were a couple of times were they coulda used holiday it italy seemed and he started to think well if you're not going to use them i ear wisely on the roster she down dow heikal spin master full so far the only blemish i'll walk the judge with one out in the first two gone here in the top of the third nothing dumping it back to the top the order and wrecked garden of in a bat a whole live here that brett gardner takes the first pitcher to matt holliday sought to pitch his first pitch frazier we don't want this to be a four pitching for dallas guy michael wind it up and fight at that what is through there for a strike never dark they're back in two thousand fifteen and brett would like to forget but he went all for three against hike goal in that wildcard loss at struck out three times which is a rarity for him lefthanded hitter at the plane down basis your seal one that one is inside maybe a little gardner struck out swinging his first up.
"spin master" Discussed on News 96.5 WDBO
"The back the bill cartwright for hasn't had a plate appearance since october first here's the pitch that's down it in holiday did not play in either the wildcard game or did he markedly division series against cleveland but gets the start against kyko but wind antle watto swearing in a tapper back to them out heikal fields on the dirt at the roles the first in holiday is out they actually had a seem game yesterday to yet among others holiday prepped job chasing sri needed to throw holiday said he got seven plate appearances and i said well how did it go said a market ally the first two were little dice he said that both those guys it felt like they were throwing a hundred but he got into at least a bit of the almaz wondered if he would be on nearly all cs roster of yuccas having been no timer to where he could a pinch hit the pitch to frazier is grounded towards third at a whole fragment picks it up fires on the moon richie quick out there for dallas heiko y'all ready i mean there were a couple of times where they could be used holiday it italy seemed to end you started to think well if you're not going to use them by year wisely on the roster to down down heikal spin master full so far the only blemish show walk the judge with one out in the first two gone here in the top of the third nothing dumping it back to the top the order and wreck dark but when a vat a whole live here that brett gardner takes the first pitcher to bat holiday sought to pitch his first pitch frazier they don't want this to be a four pitch hitting for dallas kyko michael winds it up and fight that that what is through there for a strike remember dark they're back in two thousand fifteen and brett would like to forget but he went all for three against pike goal in that wildcard loss at struck out three times which is a rarity for here left pay editor at the play to down bases empty their seal one that what is inside maybe a little gardner struck out swinging his first.
"spin master" Discussed on KGO 810
"Free mp threes so you have to be very careful about this i mean i just think that crazy this is this is not good it will have stopped searching for free mp 3s because than your stealing from somebody right to point to think of that but makes me nervous i think that the take away is be very careful about what you were particularly it's not even sure why this is i guess because they're saying he now that yuille planning to relieve your first new alum did here he hasn't done anything in four years for that led to an increase search people were like very interested so he number one he'd be very careful all right well i will buy promise you vera gibbons that i will not be searching in my google bar for ever levin okay a he learned something thank you politi sales are expected to be associated last so that's get bank and one of the season hottest shelling item is expected to be a revised version of a hatchimal d the cabbage patch style or he bini baby i do not remember cnn once obd babies i don't think ever fully went away because my kids have some bini babies and about that old so let me go with the cabbage patch kids got that went wrong is mostly had to do that do you remember them last year there were so hot they sold out like in november everybody was like going crazy they were going on ebay they were selling for an arm and leg on ebay because everybody was ready to get dumb so the twenty maker spin master that what they're like those guys to do it they're hoping for a.
"spin master" Discussed on KBNP AM 1410
"To the world of toys and toysrus matt talents in our global business reporter for bloomberg joins us now to tell us more is this a case of there's something wrong and tori land or is it really just that the company was burdened with way too much debt and it never really was gonna make it anyway it's a mix the the company definitely has a lot of dead over five billion dollars stems from a by out in two thousand five by private equity firms like spain capital so that's been hamstrung the company for a long time but also distant toys and general you know this year has been all of a week for a big brands like lego have have been having issues so that kind of contributed to the the issues the companies had and part of the reason why father bankruptcy this week he wrote this story that i found really compelling amend the idea that matalon hasbro are very reluctant to allow toys r us to outright die this is a very interesting story to me because there are other articles talking about how the withdrawal of some of these supply is there a unwillingness to ship more product to toys r s really would lead to their filing for bankruptcy in the first place can you sort of bring these two concepts together and make it makes sense to me yeah so the bigger tori makers did not stop shipping because basically during the bankruptcy they often get paid with they were owed before the the filing because they're called critical vendors so the the vendors that were pulling back where smaller ones were ones that were you didn't have great insurance on their their shipments to towards our us which a lot of suppliers do so that's the divide put it in the day what's going to keep twitter lights on at toys r us is mattel and hasbro and jax pacific and spin master the big torch toymakers in the industry and sort of the the the theory behind why toys r s a lot of people sitas being somewhat okay here is that if you're sure hasbro the last thing you knew you want is to your biggest customers to be walmart targeted an amazon because they really don't care about toys toys for them or where to get people to their website or stores they selma losses sometimes towards us has a place where people discovered toys it's year round during the holidays they discount like everyone else but then they so basically full price the rest of the year.
"spin master" Discussed on KHNR 690AM
"The same way as you my bottom fatio refinish that we know that the thing that we have to figure out though is how far out does that's how they wanted to the outer boundaries of the dock i'd asked meshbal district killed that it is for us for species which have what we call hi site fidelity when they get larger it is true that they're likely to wander further wake hazard now they're getting to be at the top of the jane the annual they are they don't have as many enemies in the deep water as she be do rights i mean the the when you when you're when you're a big big tuna one yeah you just big and then two you've got speed ninos area spin master should fishing the sea into the i think this is also interesting there's a lot of people that are in the misconception how much yellowfin i'll he is shift on hawaii and i'm saying that most of the elephants goes even through the austin the local fish his consume locally yulia i mean there is efficient shipped out of hawaii till it's ship to the mainland in this this miss the seem to have grown up there uh you know bigeye and yellowfin they get incentive to japan fa tens of thousands of dollars well uh it out it's just simply not true the may be the occasional message that is evaluated to be worth sending tissue man because remember you gotta you gotta get it that estimate how the sheep incidentally is kinda interesting because as you know from time to time i'm able to have discussions with the folks from wicked tuna and even those reality show the were they know where their francisco on their faces is is prized cold water oil lee bluefin tuna right and that's the that's the species of choice the real discerning sushi bars outside of japan they want that fish aaron to be able to save japanese eat this is the real deal absolutely i mean there's no to no question about it blue we have our own bluefin the if they hit which unfortunately is one of the stocks that really is not doing not doing well at seoul although what are you contributing factors to that i think i think this choose that well let's say among the.