Whale’s majestic transfer brings dramatic finish to marine rescue off Canada BBC (furzy). I watched 2x.
Engineer creates loopy squirrel Olympics impediment course in his yard Boing Boing (resilc)
Cat bought your tongue: Cats distinguish between speech directed at them and people EurekAlert (Anthony L)
Watch Polar Bears in Motion Polar Bears Worldwide (Chuck L). Bear cams!
Photographer Captures the Neon Great thing about Kyoto at Evening PetaPixel (David L)
Phenomenal. Bar-tailed Godwit has damaged its personal file: a first-year chook (5 months previous!) has flown 13,560 km—simply shy of the direct flight restrict of a Boeing 787—from Alaska to Tasmania, seemingly continuous, in simply 11 days (avg. velocity: c.51 km/hr). https://t.co/Q3vemnrKaF pic.twitter.com/op1ZYeKVFN
— Alex Berryman (@AlexJB497) October 25, 2022
How To Get the Most Sweet on Halloween (With out Resorting to Extortion) ScienceTech (Chuck L)
Historical 15,000-Yr-Outdated Viruses Present in Melting Tibetan Glaciers ScienceAlert (resilc)
A middlebrow cult Instances Literary Complement (Anthony L). On Terry Pratchett.
To this point, this flu season is extra extreme than it has been in 13 years Washington Put up (Kevin W)
we’re letting infants die of COVID so we will have workplace vacation events and get our nails carried out
— 🐝🍯 (@DisabledBeing) October 29, 2022
There’s been a surge of about 900,000 individuals with disabilities within the U.S. workforce since 2020, possible due to the rise in Individuals with lengthy COVID, in response to new analysis 💔
— Jess (@MeetJess) October 29, 2022
Wishful considering is exceptional. Xi’s actions have made very clear what his priorities are:
Most disappointing was the wager that Xi wld announce the tip of zero-Covid on the Social gathering Congress. The misbegotten bull case assumed an financial rebound wld be Xi’s principal purpose now. It essentially missed that Xi measures success by how properly Covid is contained not how briskly GDP rises pic.twitter.com/KDLdaGAwQ2
— Shehzad Qazi (@shehzadhqazi) October 28, 2022
Turkey’s Honey Apocalypse Is a Warning to the World Atlantic (resilc)
Past Disaster: A New Local weather Actuality Is Coming Into View New York Instances (David L)
Does China Actually Want That A lot Extra Coal-Fired Electrical energy? Sixth Tone (resilc)
Exxon strikes oil once more in Guyana with two new discoveries Reuters (resilc)
Enter Sunak, the fifth Brexit Prime Minister Chris Gray (guurst)
New Not-So-Chilly Warfare
Russian timber bypasses U.S. sanctions by way of Vietnam and China Washington Put up (resilc)
Within the grips of battle, Ukraine faces bleak demographic future Al Jazeera (resilc)
Russia’s central financial institution warns Putin’s navy draft will push up inflation Monetary Instances. *Sigh* The direct quote from the central financial institution says “may stat to have a pro-inflationary influence”.
U.S. LNG Can’t Exchange The Russian Pure Fuel That Europe Has Misplaced OilPrice. Your humble blogger and lots of others stated this from the outset, nevertheless it’s one other factor for this to be acknowledged in additional mainstream venues.
Mass demonstrations in Iran towards UK/US/EU-linked terror assaults and media regime change conspiracies. Marvel why they don’t seem to be reported in NATO nations the place TV channels are shut down and freedom of expression is prohibited? 🤔 pic.twitter.com/VoHFl7eQ7Y
— Afshin Rattansi (@afshinrattansi) October 28, 2022
Huge Brother is Watching You Watch
Iran’s Secret Handbook for Controlling Protesters’ Cellular Telephones Intercept (resilc)
Imperial Collapse Watch
US Considers Stepping Up Drone Strikes in Somalia Antiwar (resilc)
NATO within the Amazon: Petro Performs with Hearth CounterPunch (resilc)
Federal Choose Permits Activists to Stake Out Poll Bins in Arizona New York Instances (furzy)
Congress Can’t Even Do This One Factor Atlantic (resilc)
Democrats en déshabillé
Elise Stefanik Believes She Can Flip New York Right into a Republican State New York Instances (resilc)
Our No Longer Free Press
Bitcoin miner Core Scientific points chapter warning and the inventory is down 97% for the 12 months CNBC. Kevin W: “‘That’s a rattling disgrace.’”
Elon Musk’s Fortune Falls by $110 Billion in Much less Than a Yr Enterprise Insider (resilc)
By Shopping for Twitter, Elon Musk Has Created His Personal Hilarious Nightmare Intercept (furzy). The massive downside with this deal is that Musk paid manner manner manner an excessive amount of. There’s no strategy to repair that. Anything is secondary.
EU Commissioner to Elon Musk: Twitter will play by our guidelines Politico. Um, what occurs when Starlink is obtainable to European customers? I suppose the EU can attempt to block fee, however I consider they’ve been too pleasant to crypto to choke that off.
Can Mark Zuckerberg Go Broke? Heisenberger Report (resilc)
Private extra financial savings from Covid stimulus are all gone…
In the meantime client loans are growing at a really steep angle…
This may finish properly… 🔥 pic.twitter.com/DcoQhvQpAM
— Wall Avenue Silver (@WallStreetSilv) October 29, 2022
This isn’t a 3rd world nation. It’s Philadelphia. pic.twitter.com/ug2DkUnqJd
— Libs of TikTok (@libsoftiktok) October 26, 2022
Don’t shoot the pianists, defend them The Critic (Anthony L)
Two Sides of Dignity Commonweal Journal (Anthony L)
Antidote du jour (CV):
See yesterday’s Hyperlinks and Antidote du Jour right here.