…and while we’re on the subject of GMOs, the BRICSA bloc, and geopolitics, check out this article shared by Mr. K. L.:
And there’s this one to ponder in the context of the main blog today as well:
Just for kicks, here is a snippet of a “town hall meeting” in Russia with President Putin, with German subtitles… it’s interesting to watch and compare with similar events in the West…
Well no sooner said than undone it seems. Adding to the speculations of behind-the-scenes diplomacy between Mr. Putin and Mrs. Merkel, and her own assurances that the Ukraine should be kept neutral (suspiciously similar to the position we blogged about concerning Mr. Mearsheimer’s article in the CFR journal Foreign Policy) we now have the coup government[More...]
Just for good measure with today’s main blog, check this one out: Scientists manipulate magnetically levitated objects Now, I suspect that in private, or rather, in secret, they’ve been manipulating “magnetically levitated” objects for quite a while, and successfully. The interesting thing to ponder is why they’re now willing to talk about it so publicly, when,[More...]
There’s been another banker death, this time in Boston, and I leave it to readers to follow the trail of details from this article. Scituate man dies after diving into Nantucket Harbor
Having suffered the indignities of once-per-semester (and oftentimes late…THANKS Jokelahoma!) paychecks as an adjunct professor, and seeing the fat paychecks of overpaid and under-talented administrators, and decline of the academy in this country, this one speaks volumes to me(thanks to our web developer Daniel DiGriz for sharing this one): What parents need to know about college[More...]
Hey everyone…. many of you emailed me about the Viking ship -Mississippi article… the article, apparently, is a hoax from a kind of online Tabloid! So thanks for the heads up to everyone that notified me! Thanks to all of you who spotted it!
Woops… here we thought we were sanctioning Russia, when all we did was add share value to their food production stocks: Stocks in Russian food companies soar amid Western food ban
My thanks to Ms. D.O. (a regular reader here) for sharing this detailed analysis of the Russian agricultural sanctions: You wanna be Uncle Sam’s bitch? Pay the price!
Here’s one to ponder: German Officer to Serve US Army in Europe as Chief of Staff But of course, this has NOTHING to do with the strained relations between the two countries… Yea… right…