Link. Over 55 4y degrees are unusual — and cognitive decline is common. (Yes, we clearly see decline at 55.) Over 55 is particularly susceptible to FoxGOP and Trump, easy to fleece for money.
Link. Is Windows better? Computers are weird.
Link. Police almost certainly had no or little training. And some were likely cruel and stupid.
Link. Just the cost of doing business.
Link. Six years seems light for what he did. What a lousy person.
Link. Anything digital can be take. Apple makes it easy for FBI.
Link. “1. Establish rapport (no shaming). 2. Ask for a claim. 3. Ask for a measure of confidence in this claim. 4. Ask what reasoning supports this claim. 5. Ask what justifies this reasoning. 6. Then explore if those justifications are strong enough to support that level of confidence.”
Link. Casablanca class shock I suspect. Potemkin security keeps FBI happy.
Link. Fame makes heroin look like tylenol. Fb Groups are huge problem.
Link. Civilization relies on those who can do this.
Link. “Richard Cullen, Mr. Pence’s personal lawyer, called J. Michael Luttig, a former appeals court judge revered by conservatives”
Link. Readable and useful.
Link. Not only, but yes. McConnell may be cooperating in his own Slytherin way.
Link. Lost a son to drug addiction — which fits his opposition to legalizing cannabis (but his casinos served alcohol of course). Connections to China mob/government and laundered money.
Link. This is a part of his genius. To me it seems magical. He openly and honestly says what he thinks and plans — and most seem not to hear.
Link. If their voters are deprogrammed they may not vote. But the cult requires Trump.
Link. Christianity was getting dull.
Link. “The real question is why the US government bought such shoddy software for its critical networks”. Focus on this.
Link. For 6 hours Trumo did little, enjoying the show made for him.
Link. A great memory can take a mediocre mind a long way.
Link. In normal world we would learn a lot more about this. In the midst of chaos it might take a bit.
Link. A good foundation.
Link. A classic example of Cult devotion. “[Trump] …gives everyone, no matter how dirty, an opportunity to do the right thing (sometimes with warnings such as the phone call with the Georgia Secretary of State recently)”
Link. Great essay.
Link. Trumpism filled his emptiness.
Link. Blue collar, non-college, left behind. Half of America. $15 minimum wage, employment subsidies, learn from Germany … and more.
Link. Sanity is coming.
Link. Arrested with large array of ammo and weapons. Their incompetence saved so many.
Link. For us Ramsey County’s Medical Reserve Corps. This has been a state secret to date. The web site is ancient and barely runs in a modern browser. Try Chrome.
Link. We think chronic stress chops off telomeres and causes premature aging. Diet and diabetes amplify the effect. (Fears of genetic susceptibility seem unfounded.)
Link. Alzheimers is the curse of Downs.
Link. Long ago one of my hobbies was visiting cults. They were full of vulnerable people.
Link. A good overview.
Link. Xi is utterly humorless.
Link. So much more than I knew.
Link. “BitTorrent, the peer-to-peer file sharing service, stepped in to buy Dlive. BitTorrent’s parent company, Tron, is owned by Justin Sun, a Chinese cryptocurrency multimillionaire.” Shows micro-currencies can work.
Link. Evolutionary biologists and vaccine specialists cautiously optimistic. It is adapting faster than some expected however.
Link. I have some analytic objections but this is an excellent starting point.
Link. Cryptochromes is a great name.
Link. Early analysis.
Link. Fischbach and Hagedorn from MN. Remember this. One day, a monument to them in DC.
Link. Lots of arrests to come.
Link. Cruz and Hawley forever.