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Rain Dance | James Howard Kunstler

Mon, 2017-06-26 14:51
Photo credit: original source unknown James Howard Kunstler -- World News Trust June 23, 2017 Think of the ObamaCare reform debate now playing in the U.S. Senate as the final gurglings of polity...

In the fitness world, nice guys finish last | Mickey Z.

Sat, 2017-06-24 16:40
"Muscle" car. Photo by SandyJo Kelly. Flickr (CC BY 2.0) Mickey Z. -- World News Trust June 24, 2017 The first line of the book, Becoming a Personal Trainer for Dummies, reads as follows:...

What We Need -- and Don’t Need -- From Government in the Robot Age | Michael R. Bloomberg

Thu, 2017-06-22 19:06
Michael R. Bloomberg. Photo from chicagoideas.com/years/2012/speakers Michael R. Bloomberg on how to think about wages, health insurance, and education in the wake of technological advances. June...

Trump, Russia and a Shadowy Business Partnership | Timothy L. O'Brien

Wed, 2017-06-21 23:21
Donald Trump (ABC News) An insider describes the Bayrock Group, its links to the Trump family and its mysterious access to funds. It isn't pretty. June 21, 2017 (Bloomberg) -- The special...

Spring/Summer '67 & 2017 -- Ignorance is Bliss | Philip A. Farruggio

Wed, 2017-06-21 00:25
Philip A. Farruggio -- World News Trust June 20, 2017 Ah, to be 17 again, with so few cares in the world. Jumping from our high school graduation, with Paul Cohen wearing shorts and a tee shirt...

Absent Without Leave | James Howard Kunstler

Mon, 2017-06-19 22:51
James Howard Kunstler James Howard Kunstler -- World News Trust June 19, 2017 It ain’t bragging if it’s true. I’ve said repeatedly on this blog for years that the federal government would only...

Facebook makes everything worse | Mickey Z.

Sun, 2017-06-18 23:11
CC0 Public Domain Mickey Z. -- World News Trust June 18, 2017 Here’s how “awareness” works in 2017: Something happens. We post about. Until something else happens. We revel in the likes, shares, or...

He helps NYC’s homeless women — and hopes you will, too | Nikki M. Mascali

Sun, 2017-06-18 19:01
Photo credit: Mickey Z. Through his Helping Homeless Women GoFundMe page, Mickey Zezima aims to give everyday necessities to those women in need. June 14, 2017 (NY Metro) -- New Yorkers walk past...

This Voice of Reason Rises From the Swamp | US Sen Angus King (I-ME)

Sun, 2017-06-18 16:33
U.S. Sen. Angus King (I-ME) official portrait 113th Congress Senator Angus King is the latest in a long line of thoughtful Maine lawmakers. He talked to us about the Russia probe. June 18, 2017...

Play Ball! | James Howard Kunstler

Fri, 2017-06-16 22:06
James Howard Kunstler James Howard Kunstler -- World News Trust June 16, 2017 Historians of the future, huddled around their goose-fat lamps in muddy woolen cloaks, may cite this as the month that...

Fed Raises Rates, Maintains Forecast for One More Hike | Christopher Condon

Wed, 2017-06-14 22:29
Central bank maintained outlook for one more increase in 2017 Policy makers set out details for shrinking the balance sheet June 14, 2017 (Bloomberg) -- Federal Reserve officials forged ahead with...

Russian Cyber Hacks on U.S. Electoral System Far Wider Than Previously Known | Michael Riley & Jordan Robertson

Tue, 2017-06-13 19:12
Image from: money.cnn.com/2016/10/31/technology/internet-attack-election-day/index.html Attackers said to take measure of voting systems, databases A ‘red phone’ warning to the Kremlin from Obama...

Things To Come | James Howard Kunstler

Mon, 2017-06-12 16:06
James Howard Kunstler -- World News Trust June 12, 2017 As our politicos creep deeper into a legalistic wilderness hunting for phantoms of Russian collusion, nobody pays attention to the most...

Flag Held Hostage | Philip A. Farruggio

Mon, 2017-06-12 02:07
Philip A. Farruggio Philip A. Farruggio -- World News Trust June 11, 2017 In Barry Levinson’s 1997 satire Wag the Dog, we laugh at how the "powers that be" can manufacture a crisis to mask...

Flag Held Hostage | Philp A. Farruggio

Mon, 2017-06-12 02:07
Philip A. Farruggio Philip A. Farruggio -- World News Trust June 11, 2017 In Barry Levinson’s 1997 satire Wag the Dog, we laugh at how the "powers that be" can manufacture a crisis to mask...

The low-key passing of Manuel Noriega | Mickey Z.

Sat, 2017-06-10 16:15
Manuel Antonio Noriega Moreno was a Panamanian politician and military officer, and longtime CIA agent. He was military dictator of Panama from 1983 to 1989, when he was removed from power by the...

The “Transmission Belts” Of Misinformation | Emanuele Corso

Fri, 2017-06-09 16:54
An intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) is a guided ballistic missile with a minimum range of 5,500 kilometres (3,400 mi) primarily designed for nuclear weapons delivery (delivering one or more...

Moby Trump | James Howard Kunstler

Fri, 2017-06-09 15:27
Image from: ipadairwallpapers.com James Howard Kunstler -- World News Trust June 9, 2017 He breached out of the horse latitudes in the Great Sea of Politics last spring and destroyed all the lesser...

Why You Still Can’t Trust Your Financial Adviser | Ben Steverman

Wed, 2017-06-07 17:29
Illustrator: Josh Freydkis With the Fiduciary Rule in doubt, seeking professional advice on your money remains a dangerous proposition June 7, 2017 (Bloomberg) -- Your new financial adviser has a...

'See No Evil...' | Philip A. Farruggio

Mon, 2017-06-05 21:55
Philip A. Farruggio Philip A. Farruggio -- World News Trust June 5, 2017 Many of us live in Amerika and truly care about the America that has been stolen from us. The "theft" did not occur...

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