1. Of course they did.... Crude inventory build means SA needs a crisis to keep prices up.  Like clockwork in 2019... so too in 2020 it seems.  I...


  2. The Mayor argues that the citizens of D.C. do not have representation in Congress.  Good point Mayor.   Here is the solution. First some FACTS:  1. The...
      


  3. BRUSSELS (Reuters) Summits are usually a chance for European Union leaders to discuss problems and try to strengthen their union. But after two days...
      


  4. https://www.breitbart.com/politics/2021/01/04/alexandria-ocasio-cortez-considering-run-against-chuck-schumer/ 


  5. https://docs.google.com/document/d/1QuCrs0388NSmjRo9FhGbkMswa6Hhu_MQKj7e9X0AK88/edit The Amazon Is Brazil’s, Not Yours, Bolsonaro Tells Europeans Should American and European inhabitants return the land to its state before forest use and agriculture...
      


  6. (The Independent)  -  Donald Trump said he fired John Bolton, writing in a tweet he “disagreed strongly with many of his suggestions” and adding he...
      


  7. Tom Fowdy is a British writer and analyst of politics and international relations with a primary focus on East Asia. Quote   The repercussions of the new RCEP...


  8. And so the slippery slope of enforced compliance to arbitrary government mandates accelerates.  Cattle control of a mostly compliant populace. First up, from yesterday: Joe Biden Tells...


  9. Well, the title may be somewhat misleading in that it appears to be click-bait.  But that may explain why it has not been deleted...


  10. From Anatoly Karlin blog- interesting reading. This is one of best russian born bloggers living in US for more than 2 decades until coming...


  11.   https://newrepublic.com/article/155273/state-siege   "White resentment politics are driving a reinvigorated interest in pseudo-intellectual theories about democratic institutions in service of the dawning realization among conservatives that they no...


  12. Shots fired.  US DOJ issues 3 page warning letter to California governor.   “Simply put, there is no pandemic exception to the U.S. Constitution and its...


  13. https://www.wsj.com/articles/congress-sells-and-the-market-falls-11584918934 Behind a paywall, but the first paragraph and title says it all.   Also, this is the Wall Street Journal.  


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  15. UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - The Chinese government’s top diplomat said on Friday that tariffs and trade disputes could plunge the world into recession and...


  16. This is so good, I thought it deserved it's own post. It's all about time and exposure: https://www.weforum.org/agenda/2020/05/coronavirus-covid19-exposure-risk-catching-virus-germs/   Dosage: https://www.vox.com/future-perfect/2020/4/24/21233226/coronavirus-runners-cyclists-airborne-infectious-dose Superspreader lessons: https://quillette.com/2020/04/23/covid-19-superspreader-events-in-28-countries-critical-patterns-and-lessons/


  17. Sounds like a two year duration.      


  18. In the early days of the crisis, Gov. Cuomo decided that New York was entitled to ALL the ventilators in the US stockpile. Eventually these were...


  19. North Korea and the US began preliminary talks on Friday, with working-level negotiations on Saturday in Sweden.... which then ended just as abruptly as...


  20. Oil Price Fall To Under $20, Stock Market To Loss 75%, Agriculture Export Nation Currency Will Raise Min 50% Value The truth is that the...


  21. Now all of that debt is exploding.  Financial crisis here we come. S&P going to 2000.  Perhaps even lower.  


  22. Title says it all.  LOL.   I'm telling ya: Trump is a disaster for his "allies."  He's going to fuck over the Republican party for a generation. Everything...


  23. THAT'S  2  PARTIES   vs.   120 NATIONS The solidarity of 120 nations demanding thorough and transparent Investigation speaks volumes.  It's not just the U.S. it's not...


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  25. COME ON MAN" A Biden Presidency would be compromised from the start.  Joe, the working class Irish Catholic boy from Scranton PA. sold his soul to the...


  26. Well, it looks like the FBI might actually be doing their jobs, at least sometimes.  It's quite simple to set the FBI straight: Civilian...


  27. Is there a person on this planet that could have done all these  in such a short time?  in the USA.  Let the discussions begin? ...


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  29. Dunno if he can win, but I don't like the other options.  


  30. 'Cuz it sure doesn't look they're following it in DC right now.   EDIT: Also, I thought the goal was to show the other side (Antifa)...