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NBC Trump Townhall Impressions

NBC Trump Townhall Impressions

POLITICS     By George Miller *(warning: contains sarcasm, hyperbole and a dash of snark) Because the Never Trumper-Dominated Presidential Debate Commission unilaterally altered the format of the debate scheduled for October 15 to a Zoom-style event, Trump refused to abide by their arbitrary change. He said it wasn’t even a debate any more. The […]

Here’s Where Sweden Stands After Refusing To Require Strict Coronavirus Lockdowns

Here’s Where Sweden Stands After Refusing To Require Strict Coronavirus Lockdowns

  JAKE DIMA CONTRIBUTOR Sweden has largely kept its coronavirus guidelines voluntary in contrast with the U.S. and many European nations.  After scaling for population, Sweden’s total COVID-19 deaths are lower than some major European countries, data show. Sweden was criticized for its methods, and a large number of elderly Swedes died early on, Science Mag reported.  […]

Over 30,000 Health Experts Sign Declaration Against COVID-19 Lockdowns

Over 30,000 Health Experts Sign Declaration Against COVID-19 Lockdowns

BY OMID GHOREISHI Declaration by 3 epidemiologists from Harvard, Oxford, and Stanford elicits support and criticism More than 32,000 medical doctors and health scientists from around the world have signed a petition against lockdowns put in place to curb the spread of COVID-19, saying the measures are causing “irreparable damage.” As of Oct. 13, over 23,000 of the signatories were medical […]

Apple, Facebook, Google Might Be Put On European Union’s ‘Hit List’ Over Monopoly Power

Apple, Facebook, Google Might Be Put On European Union’s ‘Hit List’ Over Monopoly Power

THOMAS CATENACCI CONTRIBUTOR European Union regulators are reportedly compiling a list of Big Tech companies including Apple, Facebook and Google, which will be hit with regulations designed to reduce their power, according to The Financial Times. Companies placed on the European Union’s (EU) so-called “hit list” would face tougher regulation than their smaller counterparts, forcing them […]

AI, 5G, and How Algorithms Could Cost You More Than Your Money

AI, 5G, and How Algorithms Could Cost You More Than Your Money

BY  MARY CLARK News Analysis Data is today’s oil, and China is today’s Saudi Arabia, Chinese artificial intelligence (AI) expert Kai-fu Lee said in 2018. In commercial terms, the beneficiaries of all this data are Baidu, Alibaba, and Tencent—China’s equivalents of Google, Amazon, and Facebook—who feed it into a massive AI platform that powers algorithms to keep customers coming […]

Were Lockdowns A Mistake? (Spoiler Alert: YES!!!)

Were Lockdowns A Mistake? (Spoiler Alert: YES!!!)

    by Tyler Durden Coronavirus and Lockdowns Yesterday I was bombarded with more articles, comments, graphs, data and YouTube links following a Morning Porridge than ever before. I made a conscious effort to check as many as I could out.  Some of them were excellent. Some less so. There is still an awful lot of […]

Trump Declares ‘Historic Day for Peace’ as Middle East Deals Are Signed

Trump Declares ‘Historic Day for Peace’ as Middle East Deals Are Signed

BY JACK PHILLIPS President Donald Trump on Tuesday declared a “historic day for peace” as two historic Middle East peace deals were signed between several Gulf states and Israel. Trump said that the move will “change the course of history” and will bring about a “new Middle East,” adding that it will create an era of “peace […]

Trump Regime vs. the ICC: The Wrong Side of “Sovereignty”

Trump Regime vs. the ICC: The Wrong Side of “Sovereignty”

    By Thomas L.Knapp In June, US President Donald Trump signed an executive order providing for sanctions against persons who “have directly engaged in any effort by the [International Criminal Court] to investigate, arrest, detain, or prosecute any United States personnel without the consent of the United States.” On September 2, The US regime […]

US Customs Officials Seize Counterfeit Apple Products From China

US Customs Officials Seize Counterfeit Apple Products From China

BY FRANK FANG U.S. customs officials in Los Angeles seized 16,620 counterfeit Apple products in a recent shipment from China. Inside the shipment were 2,400 pairs of fake wireless headphone AirPods and 14,220 counterfeit Lightning charging cables, according to a Sept. 9 statement from the U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP). Lightning is a proprietary brand of computer and power […]

Is the US Going the Way of Venezuela?

Is the US Going the Way of Venezuela?

BY CATHERINE YANG Elizabeth Rogliani, who grew up under Chavez’s rule, warns about the parallels she’s been seeing When Elizabeth Rogliani opened a TikTok account to share her thoughts on recent protests and the toppling of statues, she thought of it as a blank slate, somewhere to air her thoughts without offending or getting into a debate […]