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Nov 11, 2023


The Secrets and techniques of Cat Evolution Have Lastly Been Revealed ScienceAlert (Chuck L)

Effort bias: Why we overvalue fraternities, unique golf equipment, and Taylor Swift tickets Large Suppose (Micael T)

Retro strolling — or going backward — is nice for you, consultants say CNN (furzy)

Chopping of Entrapped Metallic Penile Ring With Diamond Chopping Disk and Mozart Unbelievable. Micael T: “Intercourse and engineering would be the approach to increase vocational coaching?”

Docs Full First Profitable Face and Complete-Eye Transplant Scientific American


Aussies urged to put on masks in lead-up to Christmas as Covid circumstances skyrocket Information.com.au

Local weather/Atmosphere

Pakistan is planting plenty of mangrove forests – so why are some upset? NPR (David L)

Alarm Bells Sounded For Greenland’s Ice Sheet, After The Collapse of three Ice Cabinets ScienceAlert (Chuck L)

One Enormous Contradiction Is Undoing Our Greatest Local weather Efforts Atlantic

Sand Mafias Battle for the New Gold Natilus (Micael T)

The First Small-Scale Nuclear Plant within the US Died Earlier than It May Stay Wired (Kevin W)

India and Pakistan choked by heavy smog, forcing closure of faculties, markets, parks ABC Australia (Kevin W)

Indonesia Floats Southeast Asia’s Largest Photo voltaic Plant For 50,000 Properties Fascinating Engineering

California Residence to First Direct Air Seize Carbon Removing Facility within the US Bloomberg (David L)

What does a Jordan Peterson convention say about the way forward for local weather change? Apparently we’re headed in direction of ‘human flourishing’ Guardian (Kevin W)


Nvidia’s Nice Wall of GPUs: China’s Hoarding Spree Toms {Hardware}

Outdated Blighty

UK regulator particulars plans to police on-line conduct RT (Kevin W)

Rishi Sunak faces Tory civil conflict as he holds off sacking Suella Braverman Guardian (Kevin W)

Fallout From Catastrophic Ukraine Depleted Uranium Explosion Reached England Sputnik (Kevin W)


Illness, Thirst and Starvation Unfold In Gaza / How Erdogan May Assist Ian Welsh (Micael T)

Macron calls on Israel to cease killing Gaza’s ladies and infants BBC. Lead story.

Blinken says ‘far too many Palestinians have been killed’ in Gaza Anadolu Company. The handwaving is offensive.

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‘Operation Al-Aqsa Flood’ Day 35: Tanks besiege Gaza Metropolis hospitals as Israel ramps up assaults on medical facilities Mondoweiss

Placing this hyperlink right here although it has commentary on Russia too: SITREP 11/10/23: Israeli Financial system Buckles, Russia Breaks By way of in Avdeevka Simpilicius the Thinker

Word the distinction between Simplicius in his tackle how effectively (not) the IDF is doing in clearing Gaza up to now with Jacab Dreizin. Simplicius contends that the IDF has hardly deployed infantry and due to this fact has not engaged Hamas a lot; Dreizin says the IDF has a lot drone cowl they don’t want to reveal infantry. From a day in the past and with a Every day-Mail-on-steroids headline beginning with: Israel makes broad transfer inland from Gaza coast, broadly reported to be in speedy neighborhood of three hospitals starting from Shifa in “central” Gaza Metropolis to the Nasser

A Few Notes On The Warfare On Palestine Moon of Alabama. Kevin W: “Try the Craig Murray tweet.”

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‘Nowhere and nobody is secure’ in Gaza, WHO chief tells Safety Council Information.UN. BC: “Consists of summaries of assorted nationwide positions.”

Mossad, CIA chiefs talk about Gaza hostage deal at Qatar talks France 24 (furzy)

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Biden’s ‘private attachment to Israel’ fuels its massacres in Gaza Aaron Mate

New Not-So-Chilly Warfare

Transcript of seven November interview with WION on Putin’s doubtless successor Gilbert Doctorow (Chuck L)

Russia could downgrade diplomatic relations with US, senior diplomat says TASS (guurst)

Moody’s cuts U.S. outlook to unfavourable, citing deficits and political polarization CNBC (furzy)


Secularism in Iran aeon (Micael T)

Large Brother is Watching You Watch

BC may be very sad with the surveillance implications of this system. Twitter happily on steadiness not enthusiastic:

How a Tiny Pacific Island Turned the World Capital of Cybercrime MIT Expertise Assessment

Imperial Collapse Watch

Why Do We Let Israel And Ukraine Wag The US Canine? Accountable Statecraft

Disaster Replace: How -Isms Make Warfare Moneycircus (Micael T)

‘Terrorist’ economic system: Washington is ready to create a brand new monetary catastrophe for the entire world RT. Kevin W: “Deceptive title.” Moi: Greater than that. There is no such thing as a proof that the Treasury market is in hassle on this piece (as in sloppy auctions). 5% for long-dated bonds hardly anomalous by historic requirements and the Fed just isn’t carried out with its tightening operation. The Chinese language have shifted from shopping for Treasuries to barely greater Businesses. SAMA, Saudi Arabia’s central financial institution, has reduce Treasury holdings….as its sovereign wealth fund has been shopping for them bigly. That isn’t to say there may not be hassle in Treasury auctions, however the varied factoids don’t set up that.


Jill Stein launches a long-shot Inexperienced Social gathering presidential marketing campaign, bringing again recollections of 2016 Related Press. Kevin W: “Didn’t she deplete a whole lot of Inexperienced Social gathering funds after Trump received in 2016 attempting to problem him with recounts on behalf of Hillary?”

To assist 2024 voters, Meta says it’s going to start labeling political adverts that use AI-generated imagery Related Press (Kevin W)

Shutdown Drama

US Home Republicans plan shutdown-averting measure amid credit score warning Reuters (furzy)

Home Republicans Conflict Over Spending Days Forward of Shutdown Deadline New York Occasions (furzy)

GOP divisions pressure Mike Johnson to punt on spending payments Axios (Kevin W)

GOP Clown Automotive

A Checklist of Occasions Republicans Mentioned Issues Worse Than Rashida Tlaib—however Weren’t Censured New Republic (furzy)

Mike Johnson Flies Christian Nationalist ‘Enchantment to Heaven’ Flag Rolling Stone (furzy)

Democrats en déshabillé

F.B.I. Seizes Eric Adams’s Telephones as Marketing campaign Investigation Intensifies New York Occasions

How McConnell helped engineer Manchin’s exit Politico (Kevin W)

Our No Longer Free Press

Jezebel Will Shut Down, Guardian Firm Declares New York Time (Dr. Kevin)

Overlook the S&P 500. Take note of the S&P 493 Economist (Dr. Kevin)

The Bezzle

Elon Musk advised SpaceX staff to not put on security garments as a result of he doesn’t like brilliant colours: report Enterprise Insider (Kevin W)

Class Warfare

One thing is amiss in Iowa Artwork Cullen (Chuck L). Extra essential than anodyne headline suggests.

Citi fined $25.9M for discriminating towards Armenian Individuals after authorities probe Yahoo (Kevin W)

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