Mon, 20 Sep 2021

"Bring it, despot"

https://digesttime.com/2021/09/19/we-are-in-a-war-against-bitcoin-says-turkeys-president/

Wed, 15 Sep 2021

So may software vulnerabilities. Are all these projects more at risk, or is everyone just on high alert?

https://thehackernews.com/2021/09/microsoft-releases-patch-for-actively.html?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+TheHackersNews+%28The+Hackers+News+-+Cyber+Security+Blog%29

Tue, 14 Sep 2021

U.K.'s National Health Service: Free Health Care's High Price

https://www.nationalreview.com/the-tuesday/the-high-price-of-free-health-care/?utm_source=Sailthru&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=TUE_20210914&utm_term=Tuesday-Smart

Forensic Methodology Report: How to catch NSO Group’s Pegasus

https://www.amnesty.org/en/latest/research/2021/07/forensic-methodology-report-how-to-catch-nso-groups-pegasus/

Mon, 13 Sep 2021

The essence of the sharing economy - Sharing economy series, part 1

https://consumerchoicecenter.org/the-essence-of-the-sharing-economy-sharing-economy-series-part-1/

Democrats To Slug Poorest Americans With Tax Hikes & Create 2.75 Million Extra Smokers

https://www.atr.org/democrats-slug-poorest-americans-tax-hikes-create-275-million-extra-smokers

Vax Mandates and the Enforcers | Yaël on Big Talker FM

https://yael.ca/2021/09/10/vax-mandates-and-the-enforcers-yael-on-big-talker-fm/

Everything Must Go! The American Car Dealership Is for Sale

https://www.wsj.com/articles/everything-must-go-the-american-car-dealership-is-for-sale-11631332812

Sun, 12 Sep 2021

Bitcoin to Bucks: Crypto Fans Borrow to Buy Homes, Cars—and More Crypto

https://www.wsj.com/articles/crypto-fans-borrow-to-buy-homes-carsand-more-crypto-11631266200?st=a5pmn2j16wibvz2&reflink=desktopwebshare_twitter

Congress ceded the power to wage wars to the president after Sept. 11. A bipartisan pair of senators want to take it back

https://www.washingtonpost.com/powerpost/congress-ceded-the-power-to-wage-wars-to-the-president-after-sept-11-a-bipartisan-pair-of-senators-want-to-take-it-back/2021/09/11/ebd083be-1260-11ec-bc8a-8d9a5b534194_story.html

Fri, 10 Sep 2021

The Ghosts of Extremism – The European Conservative

https://europeanconservative.com/articles/commentary/the-ghosts-of-extremism/

Thu, 09 Sep 2021

Meet the Self-Hosters, Taking Back the Internet One Server at a Time

https://www.vice.com/amp/en/article/pkb4ng/meet-the-self-hosters-taking-back-the-internet-one-server-at-a-time

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Michael Bloomberg has been caught with his fingerprints smeared over the Filipino vape bill

https://www.planetofthevapes.co.uk/news/vaping-news/2021-09-03_bloomberg-caught.html

Wed, 08 Sep 2021

Congratulations Bitcoin — @IOHK_Charles

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3RX3fX0PJYs

Tue, 07 Sep 2021

New Details Emerge About U.S.-Funded Coronavirus Research at Chinese Laboratory

https://theintercept.com/2021/09/06/new-details-emerge-about-coronavirus-research-at-chinese-lab/

Authoritarian Australia - Marginal REVOLUTION

https://marginalrevolution.com/marginalrevolution/2021/09/authoritarian-australia.html

Bitcoin Law Critic Arrested in El Salvador Without Warrant

https://news.bitcoin.com/bitcoin-law-critic-mario-gomez-arrested-el-salvador-without-warrant/

Mon, 06 Sep 2021

Mob Justice Is Trampling Democratic Discourse

https://www.theatlantic.com/magazine/archive/2021/10/new-puritans-mob-justice-canceled/619818/

Sat, 04 Sep 2021

South Australia drops vaccine requirement for truckers in wake of protests, freight delays

https://cdllife.com/2021/south-australia-drops-vaccine-requirement-for-truckers-in-wake-of-protests-freight-delays/

Fri, 03 Sep 2021

Thu, 02 Sep 2021

Australia Traded Away Too Much Liberty: How long can a democracy maintain emergency restrictions and still call itself a free country?

https://www.theatlantic.com/ideas/archive/2021/09/pandemic-australia-still-liberal-democracy/619940/

Yes

https://finance.yahoo.com/news/amazon-answer-delivery-driver-shortage-140023649.html

stop the cronies

https://arstechnica.com/tech-policy/2021/09/spacex-slams-amazons-obstructionist-ploy-to-block-starlink-upgrade-plan/

Mayor suggests Helsinki declare itself an English-language city

https://www.theguardian.com/world/2021/sep/02/mayor-suggests-helsinki-declare-english-language-city-finnish

The Smart Way to Think About #Crypto Regulation

https://insidesources.com/the-smart-way-to-think-about-crypto-regulation/

Tue, 31 Aug 2021

La politisation de la vaccination au Canada

https://www.ledroit.com/chroniques/helene-buzzetti/la-politisation-de-la-vaccination-4b6a7291e7b4084b1c06c5074dfbbebc

Inside the Underground Railroad Out of Afghanistan - by Melissa Chen

https://bariweiss.substack.com/p/inside-the-underground-railroad-out?token=eyJ1c2VyX2lkIjoxMDUxOTU3LCJwb3N0X2lkIjo0MDY2NTgxNywiXyI6Im8xclliIiwiaWF0IjoxNjMwNDAzNDAyLCJleHAiOjE2MzA0MDcwMDIsImlzcyI6InB1Yi0yNjAzNDciLCJzdWIiOiJwb3N0LXJlYWN0aW9uIn0.Fu9E7lVUbUSS

Mon, 30 Aug 2021

« Nos frères » talibans : honte à Myriam Monsef

par @zahrasultani_

https://plus.lapresse.ca/screens/737a436d-b1e7-48c3-85dd-81ce9cc90daa__7C___0.html

‘The smartest person in any room anywhere’: in defence of Elon Musk, by Douglas Coupland

https://www.theguardian.com/technology/2021/aug/29/the-smartest-person-in-any-room-anywhere-in-defence-of-elon-musk-by-douglas-coupland

Fri, 27 Aug 2021

For "health" and "safety"

https://caldronpool.com/south-australia-trials-app-to-monitor-quarantine-compliance-through-facial-recognition-and-geolocation/

Biden Lectures Businesses About Vaccines While Fully Vaccinated Feds Stay Home From Work

https://reason.com/2021/08/26/instead-of-lecturing-private-businesses-biden-should-send-federal-bureaucrats-back-to-work/

The Bizarre Refusal to Apply Cost-Benefit Analysis to COVID Debates

https://greenwald.substack.com/p/the-bizarre-refusal-to-apply-cost?token=eyJ1c2VyX2lkIjoxMDUxOTU3LCJwb3N0X2lkIjo0MDQ1OTYxOSwiXyI6IkRVNHd6IiwiaWF0IjoxNjMwMDUxMDE3LCJleHAiOjE2MzAwNTQ2MTcsImlzcyI6InB1Yi0xMjg2NjIiLCJzdWIiOiJwb3N0LXJlYWN0aW9uIn0.-hUdTLKw6yNQy2

Mon, 23 Aug 2021

Californians Face Higher Rideshare Bill on Prop 22 Reversal

https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2021-08-22/californians-face-higher-rideshare-bills-with-prop-22-reversal?srnd=markets-vp

Fri, 20 Aug 2021

Something Is Wrong with the President

https://www.nationalreview.com/the-morning-jolt/something-is-wrong-with-the-president/

Wed, 18 Aug 2021

The DEA seized an innocent man's life savings without charging him with a crime

https://boingboing.net/2021/08/17/the-dea-seized-an-innocent-mans-life-savings-without-charging-him-with-a-crime.html

German parliament pens letter to Tim Cook with concerns over CSAM detection system

https://9to5mac.com/2021/08/17/german-parliament-pens-letter-to-tim-cook-with-concerns-over-csam-detection-system/

When Terrorists and Criminals Govern Better Than Governments

https://www.theatlantic.com/international/archive/2018/04/terrorism-governance-religion/556817/

Moving beyond coin voting governance

https://vitalik.ca/general/2021/08/16/voting3.html

Mon, 16 Aug 2021

Bye-Bye, Miners! How Ethereum’s Big Change Will Work

https://www.washingtonpost.com/business/bye-bye-miners-how-ethereums-big-change-will-work/2021/08/14/0e88705e-fd4b-11eb-911c-524bc8b68f17_story.html?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=referral&utm_campaign=wp_business

I figured out how DMARC works, and it almost broke me | Simon Andrews

https://simonandrews.ca/articles/how-to-set-up-spf-dkim-dmarc

The 50th Anniversary of ‘Nixon Shock:’ How Suspending the Dollar’s Convertibility With Gold Fueled Today’s Fiat World

https://news.bitcoin.com/the-50th-anniversary-of-nixon-shock-how-suspending-the-dollars-convertibility-with-gold-fueled-todays-fiat-world/

‘Pregnant People’ and the Erasure of Motherhood

https://www.commentary.org/christine-rosen/pregnant-people-and-the-erasure-of-motherhood/

Thu, 12 Aug 2021

A Black Market in COVID-19 Vaccination Cards Was Inevitable

https://reason.com/2021/08/11/a-black-market-in-covid-19-vaccination-cards-was-inevitable/

Wed, 04 Aug 2021

Leaked: Bloomberg-funded 'Campaign For Tobacco-Free Kids' Global Strategy to Ban Vaping Products By Bribing Public Bodies

via @consumerchoicec

https://consumerchoicecenter.org/leaked-bloomberg-funded-campaign-for-tobacco-free-kids-global-strategy-to-ban-vaping-products-by-bribing-public-bodies/

President Biden Announces on Live TV That He Intends to Break His Oath of Office

https://www.nationalreview.com/corner/president-biden-announces-on-live-tv-that-he-intends-to-break-his-oath-of-office/amp/

Tue, 03 Aug 2021

Hands off our crypto

https://www.washingtonpost.com/us-policy/2021/08/03/crypto-bitcoin-infrastructure-portman/

Mon, 02 Aug 2021

"I Got a Breakthrough COVID-19 Case. We Don't Need To Panic About It"

by @robbysoave

https://reason.com/2021/08/02/i-got-a-breakthrough-covid-19-case-we-dont-need-to-panic-about-it/
Link Source: Reason.com

Fri, 30 Jul 2021

"After not wearing a mask, the CDC deployed its drone to take him out"

https://www.nytimes.com/2021/07/30/us/jetpack-sighting-lax.html

Bestechung gegen Vaping: Leaks über die Bloomberg-finanzierte "Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids"

via @DFreydenker

https://www.derfreydenker.de/2021/07/29/bestechung-gegen-vaping-leaks-uber-die-bloomberg-finanzierte-campaign-for-tobacco-free-kids/

Thu, 29 Jul 2021

Joe Biden is overseeing one of the largest cuts in legal immigration in history

https://www.washingtonpost.com/opinions/2021/07/28/joe-biden-is-overseeing-one-largest-cuts-legal-immigration-history/

Tue, 27 Jul 2021

Element raises $30M to boost Matrix

https://matrix.org/blog/2021/07/27/element-raises-30-m-to-boost-matrix

Fri, 16 Jul 2021

Wed, 14 Jul 2021

Why does the Chinese Communist party want my credit history?

me via @TheSpectator

https://spectatorworld.com/topic/chinese-communist-party-credit-history-equifax/

Tue, 13 Jul 2021

Tassez-vous de là, France

https://www.ft.com/content/bffe222c-13b3-4f79-a232-d0b2c41aeeb9
Link Source: Markets

Huge #vaping win for flavors in CT!

https://vapingdaily.com/news/connecticut-flavor-vape-ban/

The answer is absolutely yes. It's long past time.

https://viewfromthewing.com/justice-thomas-will-decide-whether-to-halt-the-airline-mask-mandate/

That's a big no, dog

https://www.washingtonpost.com/technology/2021/07/12/vestager-competition-cooperation-antitrust-passariello/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=referral&utm_campaign=wp_business
Link Source: Business

The Kids Were Safe From COVID the Whole Time

https://nymag.com/intelligencer/2021/07/the-kids-were-safe-from-covid-the-whole-time.html?utm_source=fb

Tue, 06 Jul 2021

Facebook, Twitter, Google Threaten to Quit Hong Kong Over Proposed Data Laws

https://www.wsj.com/articles/facebook-twitter-google-warn-planned-hong-kong-tech-law-could-drive-them-out-11625483036?mkt_tok=ODUwLVRBQS01MTEAAAF-GqpSEnmJBVxIGd6KnQElQCJBRfqKiLa57SEzRluBpEtlWo96lgilkl4RdkBijGkXutZU_r6r-zoT3sf6QKhT3STB8lfkSkpP8AQlDqgaSEE

Mon, 05 Jul 2021

Why Is China Cracking Down on Ride-Hailing Giant Didi?

https://www.washingtonpost.com/business/why-is-china-cracking-down-on-ride-hailing-giant-didi/2021/07/05/6ab85a34-dd51-11eb-a27f-8b294930e95b_story.html?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=referral&utm_campaign=wp_business

A series of essays from the NYT that purports to examine the state of "America" or the "United States," but rather "how do we reinvigorate the federal government?"

https://www.nytimes.com/2021/07/02/opinion/america-july-4-ideas.html?utm_source=newsletter&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=newsletter_axiosam&stream=top

Les derniers Franco-Américains

https://ici.radio-canada.ca/recit-numerique/2653/derniers-franco-americains-quebec-nouvelle-angleterre-francais

Fri, 18 Jun 2021

Good on @leafly! Congrats on the widespread support and investment!

https://www.geekwire.com/2021/seattle-marijuana-startup-leafly-raises-23m-recent-legalization-boosts-cannabis-market/

Peringatan Hari Vape Sedunia, Yael Ossowski: Saatnya Budayakan Inovasi

https://wartakota.tribunnews.com/2021/06/02/peringatan-hari-vape-sedunia-yael-ossowski-saatnya-budayakan-inovasi

Wed, 26 May 2021

The Perils of Modern Revolution - European Conservative

via @EuroConOfficial

https://europeanconservative.com/2020/09/the-perils-of-modern-revolution/

Mon, 24 May 2021

As Anger Toward Belarus Mounts, Recall the 2013 Forced Landing of Bolivia's Plane to Find Snowden

https://greenwald.substack.com/p/as-anger-toward-belarus-mounts-recall?token=eyJ1c2VyX2lkIjoxMDUxOTU3LCJwb3N0X2lkIjozNjc3NDgyOCwiXyI6IlJiK3FiIiwiaWF0IjoxNjIxODg2NTQ5LCJleHAiOjE2MjE4OTAxNDksImlzcyI6InB1Yi0xMjg2NjIiLCJzdWIiOiJwb3N0LXJlYWN0aW9uIn0.xeFM6YhcPL

The man who didn’t invent Flamin’ Hot Cheetos

https://www.latimes.com/business/story/2021-05-16/flamin-hot-cheetos-richard-montanez

Tue, 11 May 2021

The origin of COVID: Did people or nature open Pandora’s box at Wuhan? - Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists

https://thebulletin.org/2021/05/the-origin-of-covid-did-people-or-nature-open-pandoras-box-at-wuhan/

Mon, 03 May 2021

36 Organizations Sign Coalition Letter Condemning Menthol Prohibition Proposal

including @consumerchoicec!

https://www.atr.org/36-organizations-sign-coalition-letter-condemning-menthol-prohibition-proposal?amp

Fri, 30 Apr 2021

George W. Bush’s immigration alternative is a welcome message for the right

https://yaeloss.substack.com/p/george-w-bushs-immigration-alternative

E-Residency joins campaign against IBAN discrimination

https://medium.com/e-residency-blog/e-residency-joins-campaign-against-iban-discrimination-5c4c083ddeb5

Thu, 29 Apr 2021

Why does the Chinese Communist party want my credit history?

https://spectator.us/topic/chinese-communist-party-credit-history-equifax/

Tue, 27 Apr 2021

Study: Body-Worn Camera Research Shows Drop In Police Use Of Force

https://www.npr.org/2021/04/26/982391187/study-body-worn-camera-research-shows-drop-in-police-use-of-force

Mon, 26 Apr 2021

Dr. Phil, what happened to you??

https://vaporvoice.net/2021/04/19/dr-phil-spreads-misinformation-blames-nicotine-for-evali/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=dr-phil-spreads-misinformation-blames-nicotine-for-evali

Thu, 22 Apr 2021

Who is the racial justice case for zoning reform for?

https://www.slowboring.com/p/race-and-zoning?token=eyJ1c2VyX2lkIjoxMDUxOTU3LCJwb3N0X2lkIjozNTM3ODQ4MiwiXyI6InprQUZMIiwiaWF0IjoxNjE5MTAxOTc1LCJleHAiOjE2MTkxMDU1NzUsImlzcyI6InB1Yi0xNTkxODUiLCJzdWIiOiJwb3N0LXJlYWN0aW9uIn0.G5I-FfHFCp3-DgSfLdynFD0yJRQIsmTEBha5

Sat, 17 Apr 2021

New Rule: Give It to Me Straight, Doc

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Qp3gy_CLXho

Fri, 09 Apr 2021

Southwest Kicked A Two Year Old Off A Flight Over Masks. A Pilot Flew The Family For Free

https://viewfromthewing.com/southwest-kicked-a-two-year-old-off-a-flight-over-masks-a-pilot-flew-the-family-for-free/

Netflix's U.S. Top 10 for Q1 Shows Importance of Licensed Content for Streamers

https://morningconsult.com/2021/04/08/netflix-top-10-licensed-original-films/?mkt_tok=ODUwLVRBQS01MTEAAAF8UnnCFIWfHa7rQir2pKAsGuQzz_BA7zyNO811dcoxfxEn2dhr6SSwSQUg7ochGuIsl3Yq3DTGsYDUPc09xc1tyy63eM-h4z-loiId8hLzrQ

Thu, 08 Apr 2021

The Pendulum Always Swings Back

https://www.washingtonpost.com/health/2021/04/07/biden-covid-response-fourth-wave/?utm_campaign=wp_post_most&utm_medium=email&utm_source=newsletter&wpisrc=nl_most&carta-url=https%3A%2F%2Fs2.washingtonpost.com%2Fcar-ln-tr%2F31c208d%2F606dd94e9d2fda1e56e5e9

Wed, 07 Apr 2021

I say that's a steal, VSCO girls

https://www.nytimes.com/2021/04/02/technology/pinterest-vsco.html?utm_source=morning_brew

The case against the EU vaccine passport

by @wirtzbill for @brussels_report

https://www.brusselsreport.eu/2021/04/07/the-case-against-the-eu-vaccine-passport/

Le marché légal du cannabis en Europe devrait atteindre 3,2 milliards d'euros d'ici 2025

https://www.newsweed.fr/marche-legal-cannabis-europe-2025/?goal=0_8cdbaf977b-34daec1417-157078195&mc_cid=34daec1417

Tue, 06 Apr 2021

Throwing Away Drug Patents Won't Cure Anything

https://insidesources.com/throwing-away-drug-patents-wont-cure-anything/

Ron DeSantis Has All the Right Enemies

https://www.nationalreview.com/2021/04/ron-desantis-has-all-the-right-enemies/?taid=606c5505c8c94b00018576fb&utm_campaign=trueanthem&utm_medium=social&utm_source=twitter

No bailouts

https://viewfromthewing.com/massive-new-bailout-of-air-france-including-funds-from-china/

Leave Walgreens Alone. They're Doing a Better Job Than the FDA and the CDC.

https://reason.com/2021/04/06/leave-walgreens-alone-theyre-doing-a-better-job-than-the-fda-and-the-cdc/
Link Source: Reason.com

U don't say

https://www.washingtonpost.com/business/2021/04/04/cares-act-oversight-spending/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=referral&utm_campaign=wp_business

Fri, 02 Apr 2021

Nuclear should be considered part of clean energy standard, White House says

https://arstechnica.com/tech-policy/2021/04/nuclear-should-be-considered-part-of-clean-energy-standard-white-house-says/

Wed, 31 Mar 2021

Are you telling me...

that the WHO dropped the ball and sang China's tune?

https://www.wsj.com/articles/countries-call-for-pact-to-improve-response-to-next-pandemic-11617100287?mod=djemwhatsnews