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2-year-old orders 31 cheeseburgers after mother leaves cellphone unlocked CNN (Furzy Mouse).
The everlasting dream of automated cash FT. O Plato! Plato! you’ve got paved the way in which…
“They Don’t Need the Backlash”: Prime Docs Balk as Group Biden Tries to Flip the Web page on COVID Self-importance Truthful
CDC butchers even its personal bogus “neighborhood ranges” metric. A thread:
1. The extra I take into consideration this, the extra infuriating it’s.
3 in 10 folks in Florida reside in Dade, Broward, or Palm Seaside county.
3 in 10.
— Jason L. Salemi, PhD, FACE (@JasonSalemi) Could 21, 2022
No U.S. Covid Memorial Deliberate Regardless of One Million Useless NYT. One of the best memorial could be trials at The Hague, or failing that, a Fact and Reconciliation Fee. (See additionally the British Medical Affiliation’s Covid-19 Evaluation. Looks as if one thing NEJM or JAMA might be doing.)
Well being officers in elements of the U.S. see alerts in wastewater information hinting at a worsening virus wave NYT. As NC readers have identified for fairly a while, and from the information instantly, not via “officers.”
I nonetheless can’t consider it’s #Monkeypox vacation season already. I nonetheless have my Covid-19 tree up 🤦🏻♀️
— Jess ™️ (@MeetJess) Could 21, 2022
Beijing orders tens of millions extra to work at home in focused Covid containment drive South China Morning Submit
IMNSHO, if the Tatmadaw couldn’t destroy the NUG through the campaigning season simply previous, it’s unlikely they may ever be capable to (absent nice energy intervention on their behalf, and presumably not even then):
THREAD@TheEconomist appears to say we’re ‘post-truth’ in Myanmar becayse native and social media are overhyping successes of resistance
— Kim Jolliffe (@Kim_Jolliffe) Could 21, 2022
A Take a look at the Worst Errors Germany Made within the Coronavirus Pandemic Der Spiegel (Re Silc).
New Not-So-Chilly Struggle
Russian Offensive Marketing campaign Evaluation, Could 21 Institute for the Research of Struggle
That’s fairly some salient at Popasna. Makes you surprise what the Russians may do in the event that they weren’t shedding.
The Struggle in Ukraine Is Getting Sophisticated, and America Isn’t Prepared Editorial Board, NYT. Looks as if a few of the adults are sad with the vicious toddlers at State?
Mr. Biden must also clarify to President Volodymyr Zelensky and his folks that there’s a restrict to how far the US and NATO will go to confront Russia, and limits to the arms, cash and political assist they will muster. It’s crucial that the Ukrainian authorities’s selections be primarily based on a practical evaluation of its means and the way way more destruction Ukraine can maintain.
Hmm. What was that crunching sound?
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Opinion The world should not neglect Mariupol’s defenders Editorial Board, WaPo. Commentary:
A thread on “Azov”. Lots of people are speaking about them nowadays, the New York Occasions & the Pope name on them to be saved, they’re being offered as wonderful heroes. So, let’s take a brief take a look at their historical past:
— Russians With Angle (@RWApodcast) Could 21, 2022
The Defenders of Mariupol The Pill
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Becoming a member of the West New Left Evaluation. On Finland and Sweden becoming a member of NATO.
Erdogan blackmail over F-16s and F-35s Ekathimerini
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Zelensky: Solely diplomacy can finish Ukraine conflict BBC (Re Silc). If solely any individual was agreement-capable!
U.S., others stroll out of APEC talks over Russia’s Ukraine invasion Reuters. Preening all the way in which, little question.
WHY Sanctions have FAILED in opposition to RUSSIA – Inside Russia Report (video) The Saker
Provide chains are by no means returning to ‘regular’ Freight Waves
Child formulation, internationally, a thread:
This tweet/thread under bought me pondering abt what different retailer cabinets exterior of the USA seemed like proper now. So I requested some associates to ship me pics from different nations. Obvs, anecdotes =/= information, however here is a fast thread of the pics I obtained this week (thus far): /1 https://t.co/p6qjEOu2RX
— Scott Lincicome (@scottlincicome) Could 20, 2022
Sufferers hold getting charged for crying Sick Notes
Sports activities Desk
Imperial Collapse Watch
World Banks Privately Put together for ‘Harmful Ranges’ of Imminent Civil Unrest in Western Homelands Byline Occasions. Single-sourced, nonetheless. Which banks and the way?
The Buffalo Shooter Shopped at their Gun Shops The New Yorker. No aghastitude, amazingly; interviews with gun retailer homeowners. Apparently:
Two years in the past, Farzad noticed a run on weapons like nothing he’d ever seen earlier than. He bought extra weapons that yr than in his earlier eight years in enterprise mixed. “All people was involved that we’re going to have a riot, we’re going to have a civil conflict,” he mentioned. “Ammo’d up, or firearmed up, to the tooth.” This was a part of a nationwide pattern. In 2020, firearm gross sales went up an estimated sixty-five per cent. Demand was so intense that Farzad had bother protecting weapons stocked in his retailer.
Is the Center Class Musician Disappearing? The Trustworthy Dealer. Betteridge’s Legislation violation.
Caught within the Research Internet Cybernaut
Antidote du jour (through):
See yesterday’s Hyperlinks and Antidote du Jour right here.