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Engineer Makes an attempt to Perceive How His Cat Can Sleep Via Something Besides the Opening of a Can Laughing Squid (resilc). Certainly one of my cats, Blake, stayed with a pal whereas I used to be on a international journey. She stated he although his title was the sound of the fridge door opening.
Giddyup! Beer-drinking pony elected ‘mayor’ New York Put up. Kevin W: “Perhaps he received elected as a result of the earlier mayor was an ass.”
Vermont Girl Accused of Utilizing Bear Spray on Hunters Seven Days (resilc). Lordie. They don’t shoot bears however chase them round with canine to maintain them leery of individuals. On condition that bears that get too habituated to breaking into automobiles and kitchens to eat typically get killed, that is useful, not dangerous to bears.
CDC warns lethal micro organism detected in U.S. for 1st time Axios (resilc). Eeek!
Most hypertension in youngsters and youngsters is linked with unhealthy life-style European Society of Cardiology
How omicron BA.5 turned a grasp of disguise Asia Instances
Good friend’s 25 yo daughter died all of a sudden whereas strolling her canine. Seems she and her younger husband, who’s within the Navy, had Covid a minimum of 5x. She was an organ donor however her organs had been so broken no organs had been donated. Vaccinated and boosted. Household devastated. 💔
— Nicole Rhodes (@heysissy2020) July 28, 2022
— Tommy moderna-vaX-Topher (@tommyxtopher) July 28, 2022
Sewage reveals unfold of monkeypox virus E&E Information (Dr. Kevin)
Faucets Run Dry: Warmth and Drought Ravage Monterrey, Mexico Bloomberg (ma)
Two of the Largest Freshwater Fish within the World Declared Extinct Area & Stream (Dr. Kevin) 🙁
Why Fungi May Actually Be Magic (When It Involves Local weather Change) New York Instances (resilc)
China Is Issuing The Similar “Pink Line” Warnings About Taiwan That Russia Issued About Ukraine Caitlin Johnstone (Kevin W)
“Free Commerce” Has Put America & Democracy On the Mercy of China Hartman Report (resilc)
British exporters report stagnating commerce as post-Brexit delays blamed Guardian. Resilc: “They received Bojo’d.”
FT Unique: Builders in west London face a possible ban on new housing tasks till 2035 as a result of the electrical energy grid has run out of capability to assist new houses, jeopardising home constructing targets within the capital https://t.co/8ir7JsvJAs pic.twitter.com/5KR33uWlXz
— Monetary Instances (@FinancialTimes) July 28, 2022
New Not-So-Chilly Battle
🚀Ukrainian military fired a HIMARS missile at a POW jail in Elenovka, DPR. 40+ prisoners had been killed & 130+ wounded. They actually killed their very own folks… pic.twitter.com/nRK5Ttn5vS
— AZ 🛰🌏🌍🌎 (@AZmilitary1) July 29, 2022
They had been set for battle crimes trials:
If it was HIMARS used to hit the POW camp and kill all these Azov POWs, it wasn’t an “accident”
— Mark Ames (@MarkAmesExiled) July 29, 2022
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Siemens failed to satisfy obligations: Gazprom on Nord Stream restore Enterprise Customary. That Montreal-visiting half is STILL not again. It doesn’t appear to be Gazprom is Making Shit Up in complaining about its generators going kerfluie.
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German shopper sentiment plunges to new report low – GfK Reuters
Polish July Inflation Stays Unchanged at Quarter-Century Excessive Bloomberg. 15.5%
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Video about burning wheat silos in Ukraine. In line with eyewitnesses, they had been intentionally destroyed by Zelensky regime forces.pic.twitter.com/4ghoH0yOvb
— Gonzalo Lira (@GonzaloLira1968) July 28, 2022
Syrian ship carrying ‘stolen Ukrainian barley, flour’ docks in Lebanon, Ukrainian embassy says Reuters (Kevin W). After having documentation and the cargo checked by Turkey and launched solely then…
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US Ought to Not Fund Ukrainian ‘Blacklist’ Scott Ritter, ConsortiumNews
Russia will grant US name request ‘when time permits’ RT (Kevin W). The US may need thought of that there can be penalties for the juvenile snubbing of Lavrov on the G20.
Lavrov is on Blinken’s checklist of individuals to name Indian Punchline (Kevin W). ZOMG, the headline. However Blinken overstates Lavrov’s latest remarks.
Biden Aide: ‘Extremely Unlikely’ Iran Nuclear Deal Will Be Revived Quickly Antiwar. Resilc: “Israelis say no, so USA USA received’t go.”
Large Brother is Watching You Watch
twenty first Century wire faucet? Spies may use fibre-optic broadband cables to EAVESDROP on folks from over half a mile away, examine exhibits Each day Mail (BC). One benefit of not but having fiber optic. Surprise if it may be defeated by white noise.
Imperial Collapse Watch
Emperor unclothed? Why we are able to’t anticipate ‘huge change’ from the president Andrew Bacevich, Accountable Statecraft. Putin commented on this in his interviews with Oliver Stone. He meet with presidents who made commitments that then fizzled away (the commitments, not the presidents). Putin attributed it to them being hostage to greater pursuits.
Jan. 6 texts lacking for Trump Homeland Safety secretary and deputy Washington Put up (furzy)
The Division of Justice Is Circling Donald Trump Very Slowly Charles Pierce, Esquire (reslic). How lengthy has the press talked up indictments? Wake me up once they lastly occur.
GOP Clown Automobile
‘Complete bulls***’: Anger boils over after Republicans block invoice to assist vets uncovered to burn pits Yahoo! Information (Kevin W)
Democrats en déshabillé
After Conflict, Manchin and Schumer Rushed to Reset Local weather and Tax Deal New York Instances (Kevin W)
Home Dems rally behind Manchin deal The Hill
China’s BYD was written off by Elon Musk. Now it’s beating Tesla Al Jazeera (resilc)
Brembo’s Sensify brakes are nothing in need of a small revolution Autoblog. Having mastered the abilities of braking on ice and steering out of a skid, I hate these new brakes, as a result of reflexes I discovered will put a automotive in a spin.
‘Right here we go’: FTC’s Meta case places Lina Khan’s antitrust imaginative and prescient to the take a look at Monetary Instances. Heavy-handed pro-tech-incumbent spin. Not unusual for regulators and prosecutors to lose preliminary instances in evolving areas. However the effort right here is to pressure Kahn and he FTC to again off if this primary try fails.
Powell pushing Asia into a brand new monetary disaster Asia Instances (Kevin W)
How unhealthy will the worldwide meals disaster get? Monetary Instances
Right here’s The place Personal Fairness Is Most Concerned in Medication MedPage (Carla R)
Important minerals, uncommon earths trade faces expertise scarcity Quartz. Resilc: “We’re uninvested in abilities from plumbers to EEs”
Dealer Joe’s retailer in Massachusetts turns into first to unionize Guardian (resilc)
Antidote du jour (Tracie H):
And a bonus (Ignacio). I really feel sorry for that cat. My cat Blake was very intelligent in how he skilled me to run a skinny stream for water for him, by licking at a just-turned-off faucet to get any drops. After all an attentive human would perceive what was wished and supply it.
El gato Pepe Viyuela no existe.
El gato Pepe Viyuela: pic.twitter.com/eqNiHra7R5
— empeltada (@empeltada) July 26, 2022
See yesterday’s Hyperlinks and Antidote du Jour right here.