Links 8/28/17

BBC

 The Onion

 Business Insider

Telegraph (Oregoncharles) Reminds me of a long springtime drive I once made across Saskatchewan, during which I filled the windshield reservoir of my car 9 times. Beaucoup bugs!

 International Business Times

 Motherboard

 The Ringer

 Stat

 Guardian. Normally, I would eschew contributing to the Dianathon. So many words spilled to so little effect! But Hilary Mantel writes so well, so…. And my response to those who think I shouldn’t have included this: mea culpa.

Brexit

 Independent

 FT

 Al Jazeera

 FT

 Guardian

 Politico

 Telegraph. Hmmm. Not sure how much credence to give this, but include because Politico’s daily EU summary accorded this prominent play. Yet there’s so much magical thinking on the British side, particularly among Brexiteers….

 The Conversation

 Guardian

 Ian Welsh (martha r)

Police State Watch

 LA Times

 Ars Technica

 Relatively Interesting. The Review Kev: “Old but relevant.”

China?

 SCMP

North Korea

 TruthOut

SCMP

 NYT

 Mark St. Cyr (furzy). And, if true, not a moment too soon.

Class Warfare

 American Conservative

 This Is Money

Imperial Collapse Watch

 WSJ

Big Brother IS Watching You Watch

 Truthdig

FT

 Politico

Hurricane Harvey

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 Houston Chronicle

 Politico

 Wunderground

 Politico

 Reuters

WaPo

 New Yorker

 SCMP

 Charlotte News & Observer

 Scroll.in

Trump Transition

 Guardian

Axios

 The Hill

 The Hill

 NYT. Classic Grey Lady pearl clutching– recall that the entire dangerous and destabilizing nuclear overhaul exercise wasn’t launched on Trump’s watch.

 Axios

 FT

Syraqistan

 Moon of Alabama

 Unz Review. Patrick Cockburn. Posted this yesterday: no paywall on this version.

India

 The Wire

Antidote du jour:

See yesterday’s Links and Antidote du Jour here.

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