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GLEANINGS FROM THE PASSING SCENE … (Politically Uncorrected)

The week’s selections: The economy: China’s fake numbers and the risk they pose … (Article) The economy: The U.S. shale oil companies are dead men walking? (Article) President Trump moves to block all Iranian oil exports (Report) (U.S. can decide … Continue reading

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GLEANINGS FROM THE PASSING SCENE … (Politically Uncorrected)

Our reality’s gatherings: Science: New tech monitors people through walls (Report) (Soon, only government will have secrets) Mysterious sonic attacks continue to harm U.S. diplomats (Report) Egypt: A young Lebanese tourist sentenced to 8 years for complaining (Report) Turkey: Heads … Continue reading

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GLEANINGS FROM THE PASSING SCENE … (Politically Uncorrected)

How it was: Corruption: Can Ukraine win its war on corruption? (Article) (ts independence from Russia depends upon it) Education: A Georgia school will drug test students using hair samples? (Report) (Schools more like jails) Government: A former CIA boss … Continue reading

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GLEANINGS FROM THE PASSING SCENE … (Politically Uncorrected)

Significant snippets re folk who did not get the distracting memo: The culture: Celebs, athletes, actors, pundits, politicians have millions of fake followers? (Report) (Well, we’ve evolved a fake culture, haven’t we?) Columnist suspended over fake followers (Report) Government: E-mail/texts … Continue reading

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GLEANINGS FROM THE PASSING SCENE … (Politically Uncorrected)

Your lineup from the week: Earthquakes: Working their way up the west coast of the Americas (Report) California: Democrat legislators want half corporate Fed tax savings given to the state (Report) Turkey: Has sent tankss/troops into Kurdish Syria (Report) Tanks … Continue reading

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GLEANINGS FROM THE PASSING SCENE … (Politically Uncorrected)

Scrapings from the week … Healthcare: A Bernie Sanders 1987 video saying that single payer healthcare would bankrupt the nation  (Report) (Now, he says it will save the nation) Politics: Are the two big parties obsolete? Article) The economy: Los … Continue reading

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GLEANINGS FROM THE PASSING SCENE … (Politically Uncorrected)

Your sampling of what passes these days, for news. With an opinion of two … GOP emails are now being hacked. (So the Dems can’t claim Republicans were behind their hack?) Video: Less than 14% of the Trans Pacific Partnership … Continue reading

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