Saturday, May 18, 2019

PLATT-Curated News

Coming to Appreciate Stay-at-Home Moms
See the Wall Street Journal article, below.

How good are YOUR maths skills? Take the test that will reveal your level of everyday numeracy (and women are more likely to struggle than men) (17 / 17)

Garden in England Becomes Playground for Adorable Fox Cubs

Scientists discover why grocery store tomatoes don’t taste like anything

thanks, TM ...

Treatment targets for men with advanced prostate cancers

7 Proven Health Benefits of Brazil Nuts

WHO AFRO - Situation Report - Ebola Virus Disease Outbreak in DRC - Sitrep 41 (2019)

Bring Competition to Medicaid

Most of the profit in the health-care industry is going to drug companies — here’s why you should care

‘This Is All We Can Afford’: Shrinking Lives in the English Countryside

Disabled man says airline denied his crucial medical device: 'People in wheelchairs should be able to fly'

An elite law firm's inability to promote enough minority partners exposes the unrealistic expectations of diversity mandates

The News in Zingers

GOP angst grows amid Trump trade war

Opinion: The media is lying to you about Trump’s China tariffs

Fake history: Rashida Tlaib’s grotesque distortion of the making of Israel

Jakobshavn Isbrae: Mighty Greenland glacier slams on brakes

The elite soldiers protecting the Amazon rainforest

Photographer lay in a bog for three hours to capture precious moments as rare dragonfly sheds its old skin and unfurls its wings

We cannot evict birds with netting, say MPs

WhatsApp Rushes to Fix Security Flaw Exposed in Hacking of Lawyer’s Phone

David P. Willis: Social Security impostor scam: It's growing, and this is how they trick you

The untold heroism behind a Delta Force Marine's secret Navy Cross from Benghazi

Navy prosecutor accused of trying to spy on defense attorneys for two Navy SEALs

900-pound drug suspect had hole cut in home to get to court

Facebook Will Break One Way or Another

Tulsi Gabbard Becomes First 2020 Dem to Speak Out against Facebook Censorship

Cuban migrants try to get to U.S. through Mexico

Limpet mines were used to blow holes in tankers in UAE, say divers examining four sabotaged ships as US and Iran try to calm fears of war after Saudi Arabia claimed explosive-laden drones targeted its oil pipeline in 'act of terrorism'

Barr Assigns U.S. Attorney in Connecticut to Review Origins of Russia Inquiry

Texas Senate revives ‘Save Chick-fil-A’ bill after House kills companion proposal

House Intel to probe whether lawyers for Trump family interfered in investigation

Why Did the Anti-Trump Conspirators Throw Their Lives Away?

Against Progressive Plans to Tinker with the Senate

Other Freshmen Dem Women Are Distancing Themselves From AOC... Can You Blame Them?

"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)

FROM THE WALL STREET JOURNAL (without permission)

Coming to Appreciate Stay-at-Home Moms

During a rough patch they were there for me as my career-woman friends fell away.

May 9, 2019 7:01 p.m. ET
I’m not a mother, and at 48 I’m unlikely to become one. My whole professional life, I’ve been leaning in. It wasn’t until things went badly wrong that I realized the human-capital value of a group of women modern society tends to ignore or dismiss—stay-at-home-moms.

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