Wednesday, February 17, 2016

Japanese stocks lead gains in Asia on Thursday

This Japanese Robot Calls the Market Better Than a Human

David Cameron faces growing rift at EU summit in Brussels

Why Teenage Girls Roll Their Eyes

Mobius Says Mexico's Peso Plunge Is an Opportunity to Profit

Gasoline Is Trading as If U.S. Nearing Recession

San Francisco tech worker: 'I don't want to see homeless riff-raff'

Airlines to Offer Cheaper Flights, but Are They Worth the Savings?

A Country Breaking Down by Elizabeth Drew

The Unemployment Rate Isn’t Used To Keep Unemployment Low

The US Has the Tech to Keep Zika Out of the Blood Supply

The Bewildering Beauty of Recycled Waste

Met to Stage Its First Opera by a Woman Since 1903

A storm is coming

How to Listen to Music

Big Banks' New Nemesis

Global Warming Crushes Records. Again.

What actual ‘caveman’ DNA says about the Paleo movement

I think you move me

Here’s How You Can Contribute to an Interstellar ‘Message in a Bottle’

Atheism has ancient roots and is not ‘modern invention’

Dow Up


Since there no actual crisis,  it is finally time to start making money.  or at least  shuffling it around.

Recess by Antonio Freixas

The Real Tchaikovsky

Fishdog River Brewing Co.’s Ultimate I.P.A.

Powerful Phrases That Will Transform Your Resume

(Canada) Tom Mulcair's electoral record bad omen for future NDP leadership

U.S. Government Calls on Cuba to Do More to Open Economy

The Failure of Money to Buy the Presidential Nomination, in One Chart

Policy Makers Grapple With Market Turmoil: Fed Minutes

Dubai’s illusive fog phenomenon

Cartoon

Cartoon
“It’s O.K., sweetheart—you can agree with Trump about something—it doesn’t mean you’re losing your mind.”

Donald Trump is now the Republican Party’s establishment-lane candidate

How to write emails if you want people to actually respond

On the Merits of Disturbing Literature

Attacks slow Cruz in SC

Welcome to the Future of Gun Control | Mother Jones

Is the Era of Small Government Over?

Is the Era of Small Government Over?
Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders

 When the baby boom gets out of the way,  yes.

One Tiny Island Nation vs. the Fishing Pirates

Uganda Moves Toward Dictatorship Light

Did Mitch McConnell Blow It?

Did Mitch McConnell Blow It? | New Republic
Understand that both the Democrats and Republicans are against the revolution that is taking place. Just because the people want democracy -  at least the younger people do -  does not mean that the elder people want any such thing.  in Mitch McConnell's case he is going to fight to the bitter end on the Reagan revolution.  and that will be the death of him,  and others  that follow him.  Because there is a very good chance that this will be a false revolution.
Republicans Are Now Waging a War on Facts, Precedent, and the Constitution | The Nation

The Brute-Force Politics of Judicial Confirmations

Five dead in Ankara car bomb, city governor says

Ratings collapse a disaster of Fine Gael’s own making

What Obama wants in a nominee

Varadkar admits Fine Gael may not be largest party after election

When asked who’s the smartest in the class...

A Trump coronation in South Carolina?

China's Subprime Crisis Is Here

Is it really all doom and gloom for Blairites?

David Cameron was right to demand reform

Hedge Funds in Asia Had Nowhere to Hide in January ‘Bloodbath’

The Coming War for the Democrats’ Caucus Archipelago

The legend of Verdun

The Double Meaning of Life

Coalition of US states pledge to accelerate renewable energy efforts

The lesser-known life of Beatrix Potter

Virtual Reality Companies Look to Science Fiction for Their Next Play

Beyond the Emissions Test at VW

Italian Lawmakers’ Vote on Same-Sex Civil Unions Stalls