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Tuesday, November 20, 2018

The five "FAANG" stocks have collectively lost more than $1 trillion in market value from recent highs through Tuesday's early trading. The FAANG stocks -- Facebook, Amazon, Apple, Netflix and Google-parent Alphabet -- all fell again on Tuesday. read more

Tuesday, November 06, 2018

[T]hree years into the emergency declarations, Seattle and King County have rarely acted as if they were responding to an emergency. Seattle's proclamation gave it extraordinary authority to bypass "time-consuming procedures and formalities prescribed by ordinance, statute, rule and regulation," but the city has used it sparingly, mostly to site tiny-house villages. King County's Board of Health only recently suggested a typical disaster response -- deploying massive tent shelters. The county and city continue to operate separate homelessness bureaucracies. read more

Monday, November 05, 2018

A billboard on Interstate 170 near St. Charles Rock Road is catching drivers' attention. A large electronic billboard that features President Donald Trump with the bible verse, "The word became flesh", can be seen along the southbound lanes of the highway. read more

The final POLITICO/Morning Consult poll prior to the midterm elections shows Republicans cutting into Democrats' lead on the generic congressional ballot. According to the poll, 43 percent of registered voters would vote for the Democratic congressional candidate in their district -- only slightly more than the 40 percent who would vote for the Republican candidate. Eighteen percent of registered voters are undecided.

A disabled veteran in Houston took to his Facebook page to post a photo of the "voter suppression" he faced when he arrived to vote early on Tuesday and found an MSNBC news crew blocking access to the handicapped-accessible parking spots. "Went to vote, and found this waiting for us. The only van accessible spot and they're filming in it," James Berrie wrote, who uses a wheelchair after his service in the Air Force. "We asked them to move, pointed out how it was wrong, then went to vote, because it takes time to load up. But came out and still there. Not even packing up, still getting ready for their shot." read more


I don't notice FishP on either of those threads in #18 telling us how the articles are inaccurate. - #31 | Posted by Corky at 2018-12-17 02:02 PM

Allow me to step in for FishP:
The first of your links is to an report submitted to the Senate from what some consider 'Anti-Conservative Academics' who have labelled any right biased news source as 'junk news'.
I suppose I'll have to weigh their report against the bias that prepared it.

As for the second, you've linked to a self described 'hypothesis' of possible wrongdoing. I'll give that the same credibility I do to the hypothesis of a flat earth until I see sufficient evidence of either.
Don't you?

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