TIMES COLUMNIST BLASTED BY “NASTY LEFT” FOR CLIMATE CHANGE PIECE: “After 20 months of being harangued by bullying Trump supporters, I’m reminded that the nasty left is no different. Perhaps worse,” Stephens tweeted Friday afternoon, as the hateful messages kept rolling in. “Go eat dog d—s,” fumed one Twitter user. “When is the Times going […]
WELL, GOOD: Inexpensive Drug Prevents Deaths in New Mothers, Study Finds. “An inexpensive generic drug that saves the lives of wounded soldiers and civilian car crash victims has now been shown to rescue women suffering hemorrhages in childbirth. . . . In a major six-year trial involving over 20,000 women in 21 countries, researchers showed […]
BUT OF COURSE: New Biography Says Obama ‘Considered Gayness.’
TIMELY NEWS YOU CAN USE: Seven American Movies About Messing with North Korea.
REPAIR SHOPS — THEY’RE NOT JUST FOR CARS ANYMORE! Congrats to Seth and Bethany Mandel who had their baby at an auto-repair shop in NJ.
1. Mark Zuckerberg at the Ford Rouge Plant. It is one of America’s great sights. 2. Jacques Derrida interviews Ornette Coleman (pdf). 3. Profile of the new AfD leader. 4. Jill Lepore and writing. 5. Massive wind tunnel for Shaolin monks to do their exercises there is no great Shaolin stagnation. Designed by Latvian architects. […] The post Saturday assorted links appeared first on Marginal REVOLUTION.
OBIT GIVES US AN INSIDE LOOK AT INSIDE JOURNALISM. IT’S NOT PRETTY: A new documentary about the New York Times arrives at just the moment America’s newspaper of record presents itself as something that stands not for news but for power, partisanship, and elitism. It’s titled “Obit,” perhaps in a witty response to the digital […]
NEWS FROM KNOXVILLE: World’s Fair Beer is back, 35 years later.
Marc Faber of the Gloom, Boom & Doom Report tells CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis and the "Futures Now" traders why the U.S. economy is in trouble.Marc Faber does see ways for investors to play global markets despite his view that the U.S. economic outlook is poor. In addition to emerging markets,... [[ This is a content summary Only. Please Visit http://www.marcfabernews.com or the other Marc Faber Blog http://faber-blog.blogspot.com for the full story, >>>>]]
(Don Boudreaux) TweetMr. Wilbur Ross, Secretary United States Department of Commerce Mr. Ross: Earlier this week on CNBC, in a discussion about NAFTA, you proclaimed that “It was a silly idea to let a lot of outside stuff in. The whole idea of a trade deal is to build a fence around participants inside and give them […]
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WHY IS NBC LYING ABOUT ELIZABETH WARREN? In a story headlined Trump Again Derides Elizabeth Warren …
WHY IS NBC LYING ABOUT ELIZABETH WARREN? In a story headlined Trump Again Derides Elizabeth Warren as ‘Pocahontas,’ NBC’s Daniel Arkin writes: “President Donald Trump returned to one of his most derogatory insults Friday, referring to Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren as “Pocahontas” — a jab at her Native American ancestry.” Now I’m sure that Arkin […]