The Unknown Martin Luther King
- Professor Buzzkill (2018) Libsyn Directory https://directory.libsyn.com/episode/index/show/professorbuzzkill/id/17582453
Giuliani associate told ex-CIA officer a Trump pardon would ‘cost $2m’ – report | Rudy Giuliani | The Guardian https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2021/jan/17/rudy-giuliani-associate-john-kiriakou-trump-pardon
Apparently the guy known as "Mostly Harmless" has been identified. https://www.wired.com/story/unsettling-truth-mostly-harmless-hiker/
"...you’re telling me that an unauthorized, nonemployee individual was allegedly living within a secure part of the O’Hare airport terminal from October 19, 2020, to January 16, 2021, and was not detected? I want to understand you correctly,” asked an incredulous Cook County Circuit Judge Susana L. Ortiz. https://www.forbes.com/sites/suzannerowankelleher/2021/01/18/a-man-hid-undetected-at-ohare-airport-for-3-months-say-prosecutors/?sh=3dcff4b84ddb
Nearly a fifth of the world’s population doesn’t get enough protein, while people in richer countries take in far more than they need. That has big consequences for the environment. https://bit.ly/3ijVyKq https://twitter.com/techreview/status/1350155344996167682 #Tech #MIT
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Hidden in Bill Passed Over Trump’s Veto: Limits on Police Militarization
I was wondering about this. 2021 is a Cliburn competition year, and yes it has been delayed until 2022.
Tried to make some sort of Van Cliburn joke for you guys when James Clyburn was interviewed by NPR this morning. Came up empty.
religion, politics, race
From the Capitol to critical race theory, white Christians grieve declining hegemony https://religionnews.com/2021/01/13/from-the-election-to-critical-race-theory-white-christians-grieve-declining-hegemony/
"US police three times as likely to use force against leftwing protesters, data finds
Law enforcement responses to more than 13,000 protests show a clear disparity in responses, new statistics show"
The headline kind of overstates it.
Should be "Idaho ISP offers to block Facebook and Twitter for Customers."
Overeducated, underqualified. Always a dabbler, never a professional. He/him/his.
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