Sunday, November 10, 2019

PLATT - CURATED News


GENERAL INTEREST
This video of a runaway dog sled police chase is the most absurd, hilarious thing you'll see today
http://www.jewishworldreview.com/1119/runaway_dog_sled.php3

WSJ: The Lists Issue
https://graphics.wsj.com/image-grid/OffDutyListsIssue2019/

HEALTH CARE
Strategists say Warren 'Medicare for All' plan could appeal to centrists
https://thehill.com/policy/finance/469707-strategists-say-warren-medicare-for-all-plan-could-appeal-to-centrists

PARENTING
Parents??? Major Hang-Up: Kids on Smartphones
https://www.wsj.com/articles/parents-major-hang-up-kids-on-smartphones-11573308000?emailToken=812bae06fd1b1fbe7a87dda49b69cd6fMApjJyn5KthxmTgd/QmXOEjZ9B1pVR5REoZjunCe5Bs1YG3yjLM4pWnCGe2UILKKNCiSJd85C56YuWLE5Wcla95e4mtLyLoJLdzHaJRp6Gs%3D&reflink=article_email_share

MIND BOGGLING
She Climbed Kilimanjaro. But the Real Achievement: Keeping Her Phone Alive.
https://www.wsj.com/articles/she-climbed-kilimanjaro-but-the-real-achievement-keeping-her-phone-alive-11573242914?emailToken=0edb7cc400dc65027447857f94d78ea6XZ7ZTdfApCoDhi26ByZUsLxmd5Deyu1Tuw5LxC0mP3PF4SL12TcpoasU1K3EwXnV87NJ+GQexW/FPXjicQzOsRMidxlj9tWv/TAwEDMfaChWUC9WOpbWmGrMeHqVYHQUJt+c4z8Wd+lCcSGN4ELthA%3D%3D&reflink=article_email_share

CULTURE
If there is a true conspiracy afoot today ...
http://www.jewishworldreview.com/1119/brooks110819.php3

EDUCATION
Higher Education???s Enemy Within
https://www.wsj.com/articles/higher-educations-enemy-within-11573251941?emailToken=52b85c71b0594a180caa8168b775b931Xm8YT0r0ALfxqmw1JqqLyKvVRTy4eWekQYdVxlhDATkzFGOcsQkZ5lpFvS80zK7VB2HMpxxYU/DKSd/jqXaG9Q%3D%3D&reflink=article_email_share

De Blasio keeps trying to derail these kids??? path to college
https://nypost.com/2019/11/07/de-blasio-keeps-trying-to-derail-these-kids-path-to-college/?utm_campaign=iosapp&utm_source=mail_app

HISTORY
The fall of the Berlin Wall, 30 years later: Let us celebrate anew
https://www.washingtonexaminer.com/opinion/columnists/the-fall-of-the-berlin-wall-30-years-later-let-us-celebrate-anew?utm_source=breaking_push&utm_medium=app&utm_campaign=push_notifications&utm_source=WEX_News%20Brief_11/09/2019&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=WEX_News%20Brief&rid=5044

I Was a Reverse Commuter Across the Berlin Wall
https://www.wsj.com/articles/i-was-a-reverse-commuter-across-the-berlin-wall-11573251914?emailToken=b534d1b2bee25b88a661053a9c42fe34rnCgos4ANAP2/nfSPLh5/JDbA4IsADKxPYsjX9DjyfEvzGUn9x/W8H/uVyX2nqUs5bVjk34SFqUutTaYePaZfrSu4KWmoGUvsO9enOnEsSQ%3D&reflink=article_email_share

CLIMATE CHANGE
11,000 Scientists? Just Kidding
https://www.powerlineblog.com/archives/2019/11/11000-scientists-just-kidding.php

NATIONAL SECURITY
Intelligence community unveils plans for disclosing foreign electoral interference; promises no 'partisan politics'
https://news.yahoo.com/intelligence-community-unveils-plans-for-disclosing-foreign-electoral-interference-promises-no-partisan-politics-212106996.html

DEFENSE
Look Out America: Russia's Is Claiming To Have Smarter "Smart Bombs"
https://nationalinterest.org/blog/buzz/look-out-america-russias-claiming-have-smarter-smart-bombs-95166

Turkey's Leopard 2 Tanks Are Getting Crushed in Syria
https://nationalinterest.org/blog/buzz/turkeys-leopard-2-tanks-are-getting-crushed-syria-95396

New Pentagon technology can detect enemy nuclear attacks faster
https://www.foxnews.com/tech/new-pentagon-technology-can-detect-enemy-nuclear-attacks-faster

MILITARY
The Unbreakable Bond of the Naval Academy???s 23rd Company
https://www.wsj.com/articles/the-unbreakable-bond-of-the-naval-academys-23rd-company-11573300802?emailToken=31ab581fcbea13821ae436dfe0cba3c4pa1UCQt648TsgSvJssCSfi++agaovPbBifsodi0h6YqPe6MUcHW3a6GjneLd97jZJ2DE1v2DmU7/NjK+lN1JHiFQPwVeGIgpH65BxtdysQA3+IxhTGJjrHqixvrrK2ZH&reflink=article_email_share

HONG KONG
Hong Kong Arrests Pro-Democracy Lawmakers Ahead of Local Elections
https://www.wsj.com/articles/hong-kong-arrests-pro-democracy-lawmakers-ahead-of-local-elections-11573293361?emailToken=6e7eee464fc0b5fe9515b818a23a911c8x3QZtqifUhRIh/al7CDV89QoEVUI1/Xm5QPKQsrlwjAOayjR2Xqofl+JGkCXc3yUDrraJECCuj1iLPs+f4EILyyDtIoxJdwq7/Ic77H8N0F8nqmV9ESqui7+CGSqEFG&reflink=article_email_share

MIDDLE EAST
Iran's network of influence in Mid-East 'growing'
https://www.bbc.com/news/world-middle-east-50324912

NKOR
North Korea 'facing poor harvest' amid food shortages
https://www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-50359435

FBI GATE
Ukraine witness said Steele dossier was 'rabbit hole' and likely contained Russian 'disinformation'
https://www.washingtonexaminer.com/news/ukraine-witness-said-steele-dossier-was-rabbit-hole-and-likely-contained-russian-disinformation?utm_source=breaking_push&utm_medium=app&utm_campaign=push_notifications&utm_source=WEX_News%20Brief_11/09/2019&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=WEX_News%20Brief&rid=5044

Lindsey Graham: IG Report on FISA Abuse Will Be 'Stunning' and 'Damning'
https://pjmedia.com/trending/lindsey-graham-ig-report-on-fisa-abuse-will-be-stunning-and-damning/

IMPEACHMENT
Rising Risk of Impeachment Tests Ties Between Barr and the President
https://news.yahoo.com/rising-risk-impeachment-tests-ties-132610204.html

POLITICS
The Water???s Fine, Mr. Bloomberg
https://www.wsj.com/articles/the-waters-fine-mr-bloomberg-11573256727?emailToken=e10d29d44a38b3cb8fa1c2e0f342be98aZpBqLRJe8jPOb9YmXTotLHEiu9EGlPebFBZL+rGJHRz9wvNXUvt7Ua1yCgyzM9kA9no3BPYN34/rjhWIhimbg%3D%3D&reflink=article_email_share


"You must never confuse faith that you will prevail in the end ??? 
which you can never afford to lose ??? with the discipline to confront
the most brutal facts of your current reality, whatever they might be."
        - VAdm James Stockdale, USN (1923-2005)

Saturday, November 9, 2019

PLATT - CURATED News

Riley Green and Friends Sing ???I Wish Grandpas Never Died??? (Annotated)
http://americandigest.org/riley-green-and-friends-sing-i-wish-grandpas-never-died-annotated/#more-14409

Everyday heroes step up to help lone Waffle House employee
https://www.msn.com/en-us/foodanddrink/restaurantsandnews/everyday-heroes-step-up-to-help-lone-waffle-house-employee/ar-BBWtCcd?ocid=spartandhp

This Is The Moment A Senior Shelter Dog Knew He Was Safe
https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/good-news/this-is-the-moment-a-senior-shelter-dog-knew-he-was-safe/ar-BBWtCuH?ocid=spartandhp

GENERAL INTEREST
Keano Is N.Y.???s Most Famous and Mysterious Subway Psychic. I Found Her.
https://www.nytimes.com/2019/11/08/nyregion/keano-spiritual-consultant.html?te=1&nl=evening-briefing&emc=edit_ne_20191108?campaign_id=57&instance_id=13743&segment_id=18655&user_id=534895be791870e2f49b8be32ff6f7ab&regi_id=58935408

Vegan activist booted from London home after adopting pig
https://nypost.com/2019/11/07/vegan-activist-booted-from-london-home-after-adopting-pig/?utm_campaign=iosapp&utm_source=mail_app

Texas child at center of transgender custody battle reportedly goes to school dressed as boy
https://www.foxnews.com/us/texas-transgender-custody-battle-james-luna-younger

HEALTH CARE
Universal Health Care Makes Politics Sick
https://www.wsj.com/articles/universal-health-care-makes-politics-sick-11573167478?emailToken=c921e5471b868420cb01108852bddc5d4Rk0JzWuv62JkXlQSebpdRJIzJSuY4wg5cEi0LURqi5bJNjFppCCXGF2MpGGG7kaYYxtc8p9hPKEDvR0mC4D7nHv6dFIp6dSHjATCgdUPKQ%3D&reflink=article_email_share

MIND BOGGLING
How to Feel Nothing Now, in Order to Feel More Later
https://www.nytimes.com/2019/11/07/style/dopamine-fasting.html?te=1&nl=evening-briefing&emc=edit_ne_20191108?campaign_id=57&instance_id=13743&segment_id=18655&user_id=534895be791870e2f49b8be32ff6f7ab&regi_id=58935408

Transgender Dating Tyranny
https://patriotpost.us/articles/66655?mailing_id=4642&utm_medium=email&utm_source=pp.email.4642&utm_campaign=snapshot&utm_content=body

SPORTS
Inside Football???s Campaign to Save the Game
https://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2019/11/08/sports/falling-football-participation-in-america.html?&te=1&nl=evening-briefing&emc=edit_ne_20191108?campaign_id=57&instance_id=13743&segment_id=18655&user_id=534895be791870e2f49b8be32ff6f7ab&regi_id=58935408

HISTORY
The most scandalous Victorian institution -- the "French Ball" -- 11/8/19
https://mailchi.mp/delanceyplace.com/prostitution-in-early-america-1148041?e=a218d00c99

FINANCIAL
The looming federal debt crisis
https://washingtontimes-dc.newsmemory.com/?token=cdced1b55e5428b74cba7ee36ff05db7_5dc5a4ab_5cd1fdb&selDate=20191108&goTo=B01&artid=0&utm_medium=Email&utm_campaign=washingtontimes-E-Editions&utm_source=washingtontimes&utm_content=Read-Button

The Great Missing Topic
https://townhall.com/columnists/monacharen/2019/11/08/the-great-missing-topic-n2556121?utm_source=thdaily&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=nl&newsletterad=11/08/2019&bcid=3cb4e56ddeac8885c78e874bb1d8f1a4&recip=27077809

BUSINESS
Automation, New Jobs and a Worker???s Duty
https://www.wsj.com/articles/automation-new-jobs-and-a-workers-duty-11573167001?emailToken=6d3f5504242ae92f6e01ab82de0c2eaf2w9vSSMcuVH+MAoGXEcwEQfslIS72i0WrRmnO8auBqLPEMacucuzn6pWQHPNox7hZYTBU30dUOcdSuFTFcAiQkCQXqjx9R7e32YMgH/Z6uk%3D&reflink=article_email_share

Google wants ???more work??? with Defense Department, top exec says
https://www.foxnews.com/tech/google-work-defense-department-top-exec-says

ENVIRONMENT
The EU Declares War on E-Waste
https://www.ecowatch.com/electronic-waste-europe-2641247364.html

TECHNOLOGY
Valentine's Day text glitch causes mass confusion
https://www.bbc.com/news/technology-50345471

CYBER SECURITY
He Thought His Phone Was Secure; Then He Lost $24 Million to Hackers
https://www.wsj.com/articles/he-thought-his-phone-was-secure-then-he-lost-24-million-to-hackers-11573221600?emailToken=1b5a95673f69489117066dde8f29c603rvaok+5b5D4Nu6FR0y44zmiL5VtAOl5lQmKlUS4Qyv1qiac2mAdsj3fi9brRJKN4mBQHoCrPCuqTwxr/vd5K8aixk0ru8Qi8j/7zzO5Fh1SSoC+MrbSmOWapO19eEmhl&reflink=article_email_share

FOREIGN POLICY
Iran Mistakenly Attempts to Bully Trump Into Lifting Sanctions
https://patriotpost.us/articles/66654?mailing_id=4642&utm_medium=email&utm_source=pp.email.4642&utm_campaign=snapshot&utm_content=body

MILITARY
9 types of profile pictures that show up just before Veterans Day
https://taskandpurpose.com/9-veterans-day-social-media-photos

The Marine Corps made an 8 minute birthday video with only 6 seconds of female Marines. So we fixed it for them
https://taskandpurpose.com/marine-birthday-video-women

Top military appeals court to review Bergdahl case for interference by Trump and McCain
https://www.militarytimes.com/pay-benefits/2019/11/06/top-military-appeals-court-to-review-bergdahl-case-for-interference-by-trump-and-mccain/?utm_medium=social&utm_campaign=Socialflow+MIL&utm_source=twitter.com

LAW AND ORDER
Mexican cop involved in botched operation against ???El Chapo???s' son gunned down in hail of 155 bullets
https://www.foxnews.com/world/mexico-police-el-chapo-shot-155-times-cartel-killing

MEDIA
ABC Asks Viewers To Send In Evidence On Epstein So They Can Destroy It And Then Murder You
https://babylonbee.com/news/abc-asks-viewers-to-send-in-evidence-on-epstein-so-they-can-destroy-it-and-then-murder-you

FBI GATE
DiGenova: FISA Report Will Ruin Careers, "People Are Going To Be Indicted"
https://www.realclearpolitics.com/video/2019/11/07/digenova_fisa_report_will_ruin_careers_people_are_going_to_be_indicted.html

IMPEACHMENT
Rep. Jim Jordan Joins Adam Schiff's House Intelligence Committee
https://townhall.com/tipsheet/bronsonstocking/2019/11/08/rep-jim-jordan-joins-adam-schiffs-house-intelligence-committee-n2556169?utm_source=thdailypm&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=nl_pm&newsletterad=&bcid=3cb4e56ddeac8885c78e874bb1d8f1a4&recip=27077809

POLITICS
Bloomberg officially files to run in Alabama presidential primary
https://thehill.com/homenews/campaign/469690-bloomberg-files-for-alabama-presidential-primary?userid=288549

Eric Holder Takes Virginia
https://www.wsj.com/articles/eric-holder-takes-virginia-11573167564?emailToken=ade18311504b6475fb0158f746e3071fD35py7tE/jdnr5YY0+yjnuL26yU86GOL8E8bTn8gUCQXOAXjXvdm53bLbzAhNVfGtcrGtTSAavPxGojhLCeeFA%3D%3D&reflink=article_email_share


"You must never confuse faith that you will prevail in the end ??? 
which you can never afford to lose ??? with the discipline to confront
the most brutal facts of your current reality, whatever they might be."
        - VAdm James Stockdale, USN (1923-2005)

PLATT - CURATED News

Victor Davis Hanson: Socialism guarantees failure and suffering ??? So why do so many Americans support it?
https://www.foxnews.com/opinion/victor-davis-hanson-history-socialism

We Need Steady Leadership -- Not Fire-Starters -- to Guide a Divided Nation
https://townhall.com/columnists/armstrongwilliams/2019/11/07/we-need-steady-leadership--not-firestarters--to-guide-a-divided-nation-n2556067?utm_source=thdaily&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=nl&newsletterad=11/07/2019&bcid=3cb4e56ddeac8885c78e874bb1d8f1a4&recip=27077809

GENERAL INTEREST
???Paging Epstein Coverup???: Airport says message was a mistake
https://nypost.com/2019/11/07/paging-epstein-coverup-airport-says-message-was-a-mistake/?utm_campaign=iosapp&utm_source=mail_app

The Rube Goldberg Machine Law
https://blogforboys.net/2019/11/the-rube-goldberg-machine-law.html

HEALTH
I Was the Fastest Girl in America, Until I Joined Nike
https://www.nytimes.com/2019/11/07/opinion/nike-running-mary-cain.html?te=1&nl=morning-briefing&emc=edit_NN_p_20191107&section=longRead?campaign_id=9&instance_id=13673&segment_id=18588&user_id=534895be791870e2f49b8be32ff6f7ab&regi_id=58935408ion=longRead

EDUCATION
Flint???s Children Suffer in Class After Years of Drinking the Lead-Poisoned Water
https://www.nytimes.com/2019/11/06/us/politics/flint-michigan-schools.html?te=1&nl=morning-briefing&emc=edit_NN_p_20191107&section=topNews?campaign_id=9&instance_id=13673&segment_id=18588&user_id=534895be791870e2f49b8be32ff6f7ab&regi_id=58935408tion=topNews

MIND BOGGLING STUPID
Harvard Law School traces its origins to an Antiguan slave owner. Now the country is demanding reparations
http://jewishworldreview.com/1119/harvard_reparations.php3

CLIMATE CHANGE
Climate Stalinism
https://www.city-journal.org/radical-green-movement

SPACE
Kilometer-Long Space Tether Tests Fuel-Free Propulsion
https://www.scientificamerican.com/article/kilometer-long-space-tether-tests-fuel-free-propulsion/?te=1&nl=morning-briefing&emc=edit_NN_p_20191107&section=backStory?campaign_id=9&instance_id=13673&segment_id=18588&user_id=534895be791870e2f49b8be32ff6f7ab&regi_id=58935408on=backStory

TECHNOLOGY
Teenager Wins $25,000 for Science Project That Solves Blind Spots in Cars
https://www.nytimes.com/2019/11/07/us/blind-spots-science-project.html?te=1&nl=evening-briefing&emc=edit_ne_20191107?campaign_id=57&instance_id=13699&segment_id=18618&user_id=534895be791870e2f49b8be32ff6f7ab&regi_id=58935408

Wanted: 'Friendly' human face for global army of humanoid robots. Apply within
http://www.jewishworldreview.com/1119/humanoid_robot_faces.php3

CYBER SECURITY
FBI warns of new cyber threat to US that involves 'whole variety' of actors from China
https://www.foxnews.com/tech/fbi-warns-new-cyber-threat-china

NATIONAL SECURITY
A Military Camera Said ???Made in U.S.A.??? The Screen Was in Chinese.
https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/us/a-military-camera-said-made-in-usa-the-screen-was-in-chinese/ar-BBWqJkv?ocid=spartandhp

Could the world cope if GPS stopped working?
https://www.bbc.com/news/business-49985957

FOREIGN POLICY
Testimony: How Trump helped Ukraine
https://www.washingtonexaminer.com/opinion/columnists/testimony-how-trump-helped-ukraine?utm_source=breaking_push&utm_medium=app&utm_campaign=push_notifications&utm_source=WEX_News%20Brief_11/07/2019&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=WEX_News%20Brief&rid=5044

MILITARY
Profiles of Valor: U.S. Army Master Sgt. Matthew Williams
https://patriotpost.us/articles/66631?mailing_id=4639&utm_medium=email&utm_source=pp.email.4639&utm_campaign=snapshot&utm_content=body

LAW AND ORDER
Death sentence for fentanyl trafficker in China after tip-off from the United States
https://www.scmp.com/news/china/society/article/3036720/death-sentence-fentanyl-trafficker-china-after-tip-united-states

IRAN
Iran cancels accreditation of IAEA nuclear inspector
https://www.bbc.com/news/world-middle-east-50329647

IMPEACHMENT
Legal scholars see no [illegal] ???quid pro quo??? crime
https://washingtontimes-dc.newsmemory.com/?token=fce3cadeda778445143f0b9efc6f6694_5dc45315_5cd1fdb&selDate=20191107&goTo=A01&artid=0&utm_medium=Email&utm_campaign=washingtontimes-E-Editions&utm_source=washingtontimes&utm_content=Read-Button

"Whistleblower" attorney exposed as a leftist hack who called for a coup against Trump.
https://patriotpost.us/articles/66643?mailing_id=4639&utm_medium=email&utm_source=pp.email.4639&utm_campaign=snapshot&utm_content=body

Whistleblower not entitled to anonymity ??? He???s an informant acting as a Democratic operative
https://www.foxnews.com/opinion/gregg-jarrett-whistleblower-not-entitled-to-anonymity-hes-an-informant-acting-as-a-democratic-operative

Senate Republicans consider including Bidens in Trump impeachment trial
http://www.jewishworldreview.com/1119/biden_impeachment.php3

POLITICS
A nightmare scenario for 2020: A tie that can't be broken. It's conceivable
http://www.jewishworldreview.com/1119/lane110719.php3

Has Elizabeth Warren Wrecked the Left?
https://www.wsj.com/articles/has-elizabeth-warren-wrecked-the-left-11573084685?emailToken=691aa54167ad2aabd7461cbee0601008me8fF/NyaTnBzKqh++VVCwFUq/MSjeL5glyENE4kVeC17BuT17MAHuQcp+y3Zh+MDqf/QzWXgwap2I4VCei174kJly1T4ecsEs9MeIQXHGs%3D&reflink=article_email_share

Bill Gates takes on Elizabeth Warren over tax policy, 'not sure how open-minded she is'
https://www.foxnews.com/tech/bill-gates-attacks-elizabeth-warren-tax-policy

"You must never confuse faith that you will prevail in the end ??? 
which you can never afford to lose ??? with the discipline to confront
the most brutal facts of your current reality, whatever they might be."
        - VAdm James Stockdale, USN (1923-2005)