The Register (Kevin W)
LiveScience (Dr. Kevin). Eeew! An anti-antidote, particularly if you like fireflies.
RealClearScience (Chuck L). Still better than in private equity, where 77% of the funds claim to be top quartile!
RT (Chuck L)
– New York Times. Kevin W:
‘“This is a record high rainfall which we never experienced,” Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said’. Climate change at work?
This is going to end badly:
Ten ambulances lined up inside the rescue area, four choppers down the road, the area is being quarantined of media. Steady rain overnight appears to have forced the hand of rescuers and brought forward an evacuation at
— amanda hodge (@hodgeamanda)
UPDATE: Thai and int’l divers all heading into briefing now. Rescue most likely today. Once they go in, expect up to 12 hrs of radio silence due to absence of comms. We’ll likely only know when the divers/first boys emerge whether it’s been a success
— Daniel Sutton (@danielsutton10)
NPR (David L)
BBC. You have to give them credit for evocative PR…
YouTube (Bill C)
Chronicles Magazine (Kevin W)
Bloomberg. A function of the Tories making negotiating with themselves more important than negotiating with the EU. This is going nowhere. But Bloomberg, like pretty much all of the press, s the delusion. Subhead: “Proposal makes an orderly divorce deal with EU more likely.”
New Cold War
and Moon of Alabama (Kevin W, Chuck L)
Big Brother is Watching You Watch
Guardian. Brian C:
As well as sexuality, he believes this technology could be used to detect emotions, IQ and even a predisposition to commit certain crimes. Kosinski has also used algorithms to distinguish between the faces of Republicans and Democrats, in an unpublished experiment he says was successful.
Given that the Thais recognize 13 sexualities and Harvard Law School, 12, I question the classification scheme.
Mariana Mazzucato MIT Technology Review (David L)
Asia Times (Kevin W)
Kaiser Health News
US Military Purging Foreign-Born Service Members Sputnik (Kevin W)
Politico (Kevin W)
Jonathan Turley (Chuck L)
MapLight (Chuck L)
Mike the Mad Biologist (UserFriendly)
The New York Times (UserFriendly)
The Hill. FWIW, the cab driver in Green Bay says that a lot of local companies are hiring. But who knows what the pay and benefits are like…..
New York Times. UserFriendly: “ROFL”
New York Magazine
Do any Democrats worry at all about how pervasive this warped mentality has become? Do you think it’s going to go away when Trump does? It won’t. There’s a generation of newly engaged people filled with paranoid, jingoistic, McCarthyite poison masquerading as .
— Glenn Greenwald (@ggreenwald)
Ex-Host Exposes MSNBC: ‘I Was Told Not To Cover Bernie’ YouTube. UserFriendly: “In Memory of Ed Schultz.”
Caitlin Johnstone (UserFriendly)
Paging Dr. Goebbels..
My Statesman (Kevin W)
Black Injustice Tipping Point
Tony Webster (UserFriendly)
Harvard Business Review (Dr. Kevin). Haha, I’ve regularly describe that I’ve come to recognize that I am way more gender blind than most people are….the position they advocate is in precise terms I’ve used.
Motley Fool (Kevin W)
Elektrek (Kevin W). As Lambert would say, BWAAH!
New York Times (Kevin W). I’m not sure I would call designing a T-shirt “high skilled”. An algo would not have invented the iPhone….
Los Angeles Review of Books (Dr. Kevin)
Antidote du jour (Lawrence R, from Pleasant Lake):
See yesterday’s Links and Antidote du Jour here.