Thursday, October 1, 2020

Health: What Do Patients Value Above Longevity?

The Story: A recent paper in Nature Reviews, a peer reviewed science publication , looks at the issue of the economics of dialysis, a standard...
Report: Five police officers shot in South Carolina county

“I’m Not Saying He’s Responsible for the Nine Deaths.”

The Story: Seven candidates for the nomination of the Democratic Party for President of the United States met in Charleston, South Carolina, on Tuesday February...

Alternative Energy and the ‘Mustang’ Brand Name

The Story: Ford recently announced that its new electrical vehicle (EV) SUV will take the model name "Mustang," a legendary brand. This decision may reflect...
How James Holzhauer dominates 'Jeopardy!'

Latest Candidates’ Debate Turns to Antitrust Law

The Story: On Tuesday, October 15, the leading twelve candidates for the Democratic Party's nomination for President of the United States met on a stage...

The US Senate and an Unexpected Retirement

The Story: Senator Johnny Isakson (R - Ga), who has represented Georgia in the US Senate since January 2005, announced last week that due to...

Grassroots Opposition to Deportations

The Story: An incident in Nashville, Tennessee, on July 22, shows that whatever happens in legislative halls and courtrooms, the arrest and deportation of undocumented...
Is Soros playing a role in anti-Kavanaugh protests?

An Unlikely Partnership: Koch and Soros

The Story: Both George Soros and Charles Koch believe that the foreign policy of the United States has become unhinged from any defensible conception of...

Huawei Seeks $1 Billion from Verizon

The Story: Chinese telecomm giant Huawei has sent a demand letter to another multinational telecomm giant, New York based Verizon, claiming $1 billion as a...
Ground Stop Issued At LaGuardia Airport Due To Staffing Issues | Hallie Jackson | MSNBC

LaGuardia Inspires End to Govt Shutdown

People, including those in high-stress jobs, will not work an indefinitely long time without pay. Since that is the thing the prolonged government shutdown required, something had to give.
Second Amendment supporters hit with death threats

The 2d Amendment and a Dog that Seldom Barks

The Story: In several recent announcements, the U.S. Supreme Court has declined to hear challenges to the constitutionality...