Welcome back to The Daily Courant, your afternoon crib sheet to the latest reporting from Puck.
Today, we start with Julia Alexander’s expert analysis of the nitty-gritty streaming calculations facing Bob Iger as he returns to the top of Disney’s org chart and attempts to right the company’s balance sheet amid a brutal market correction.
Then, below the fold, Teddy Schleifer identifies new casualties of the FTX implosion that illuminate S.B.F.s thwarted, colossal ambitions. Julia Ioffe spotlights a crucial Pentagon-White House rift that could suggest the endgame in Ukraine. And Matt Belloni and Lucas Shaw dive into the chaos of the T-Swift-Ticketmaster debacle on a new episode of The Town.