Yes they did !

TRUMP, PUTIN, AND THE BIG HACK

via The New Yorker by David Remnick

January 6, 2017

According to U.S. intelligence reports, Vladimir Putin “ordered an influence campaign” to undermine Hillary Clinton and work with “a clear preference” to enhance Donald Trump’s prospects.

Vyacheslav Molotov, Stalin’s foreign minister, once remarked while on a trip […]

The MSM holds prime responsibility for abetting the capture of the White House by a Twit

The malfeasance of the MSM in the run-up to the 2016 election cannot be overstated. Without the constantly echoed drumbeat of “emails” aided by FBI Director Comey’s letter, and the clearly identified subterfuge by Russian agents, we would not have to contend with Cheeto in the White House. Of course numerous other actors including […]

Study shows the change in rates of “alternate work arrangements” vs traditional jobs

The Devastating Transformation Of Work In The US

Posted by mhl on December 28, 2016

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Two of the best-known labor economists in the US, Lawrence F. Katz and Alan B. Krueger, recently published a study of the rise of so-called alternative work arrangements.

Here is what they found:

The percentage of workers engaged […]

Kerry’s valedictory address at the end of his term: Dec 29th, 2016

Kerry’s Speech: America Lost in Two-State Ether, Israel Spied on Nations Supporting UN Vote

John Kerry’s valedictory speech on Israel-Palestine (Reuters)

Today, Secretary of State John Kerry gave a valedictory address on the Obama administration’s efforts to achieve Israel-Palestine peace. There were several strange […]

On the chasm between scientific literacy and what we’ve got to work with

The Smartest Man in the Room

by Paul P. Mealing – Jan. 1, 2017 ******************

In my last post I made passing mention of Barry Jones, who is now 84 and has just written a book, Knowledge Courage Leadership. When I was a kid, growing up in the newly discovered and infinite possibilities of ‘television-land’, […]

Best Article of 2016: Number Five

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