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Hyperlinks 10/4/22 | bare capitalism

Hyperlinks 10/4/22 | bare capitalism


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Conflict of the Titans Science. Neutrino experiments.

The Anticipated Monetary Crash Is Lastly Right here Moon of Alabama (KW).

Credit score Suisse and the hunt for the weakest hyperlink in international finance The Economist vs. No, Credit score Suisse Isn’t on the Brink Bloomberg

Andrew Smithers: Lookout! Dangerous Fashions Equal Dangerous Outcomes McAlvany Weekly Commentary. From September, nonetheless germane.

Why ethereum’s massive ‘merge’ is inflicting massive complications Agence France-Presse

Landlords of the Web: Massive Information and Massive Actual Property (preprint) Daniel Greene (paywalled at Social Research of Science). Properly value a learn:

If the web is a ‘community of networks’ then these networks will need to have bodily factors of interconnection. These factors have to be housed, guarded, and maintained, lest site visitors be disrupted and the worldwide financial system stall. Basically, somebody—Markley, Equinix, 60 Hudson Avenue Proprietor LLC—is amassing hire for working extremely specialised buildings, with state-of-the artwork local weather, safety, and energy methods, through which tenants make their networks out there for interconnection, create personal connections with strategic companions, and retailer digital property. The pace of streaming and the benefit of the cloud solely exists due to these place-based financial relations. I name corporations like Equinix and Digital Realty web landlords. On the core of the brand new financial system is among the oldest: actual property.

Local weather

Colorado’s state fish swims again from brink of extinction CNN

Pacific Surfliner, Metrolink going through 60-day service outage to Oceanside, San Diego official says Trains. “Considerations about erosion alongside a portion of the coastal rail line.”

UC researchers lastly might have solved the best way to recycle plastic baggage into one thing helpful Native Information Matter (DL).


The present of water (KW):


Extra Loss of life Charges for Republicans and Democrats Through the Covid-19 Pandemic (PDF) Jacob Wallace, Paul Goldsmith-Pinkham, and Jason L. Schwartz NBER. “The hole in extra demise charges between Republicans and Democrats is concentrated in counties with low vaccination charges and solely materializes after vaccines turned broadly out there.”

Norwegian Cruise Line drops all COVID-19 masks, vaccine and testing guidelines USA Immediately (KW).

NIH provides extra bat coronavirus funding to Wuhan lab-linked EcoHealth Washington Examiner (MA).


China’s property crash: ‘a slow-motion monetary disaster’ FT

The US-China Competitors: Who’s Successful? (video) Chas Freeman, Watson Institute for Worldwide and Public Affairs. From June. Bracing stuff.


The NUG’s Financial Battle on Myanmar’s Army The Stimson Middle

The Koreas

North Korea sends missile hovering over Japan in escalation AP

Squid Sport, Blackpink, kimchi pancakes … How did South Korea turn into such a world energy Guardian

Expensive Previous Blighty

Evaluation: UK bond market crash takes shine off Massive Bang plans for London Reuters

Tory MPs plot to avert welfare squeeze after humiliating U-turns Guardian (KW).

How Palantir will steal the NHS Cory Doctorow, Pluralistic

European Disunion

Poland calls for €1.3 trillion in WWII reparations from Germany Deutsche Welle

Warning over winter halts to German power exports FT

Considered one of Northern Europe’s largest vegetable manufacturers HAK to close down complete manufacturing for six weeks EuroWeekly (KW).

A practice ends: Paris says goodbye to iconic paper Metro tickets France24

New Not-So-Chilly Battle

In bid for brand new long-range rockets, Ukraine affords US focusing on oversight CNN

Army briefing: Which nuclear weapons may Putin use in opposition to Ukraine? FT

Sweden sends diving vessel to probe leaking Nord Stream pipelines Reuters (KW).

Frustration with Ukraine conflict spills out on Russian state TV AP

Kharkov and Mobilization Jacques Baud, The Postil

Mercenaries might have helped historical Greeks flip the tide of conflict Science

Biden Administratation

Competitors Authority Provides FTC New Instrument on Gig Employee Insurance policies Bloomberg

Justices To Look at Property Harm Claims Tied To Strikes Law360

Supreme Courtroom declines to listen to case on DOJ ‘filter groups’ utilized in Trump search The Hill

On The Cash — The looming threats to Biden’s pupil mortgage wipeout The Hill

Forex-Utilizing Governor Seeks Monetary Support from the Forex-Issuer Stephanie Kelton, The Lens (ctlieee).

US Army Huge Public Relations Machine Unable To Dig Navy out of the Crimson Hill Jet Gasoline Contamination Gap Antiwar.com (Re Silc).


OPEC+ manufacturing lower threatens fuel worth spike forward of midterms The Hill


Trump Sues CNN for $475 Million in Defamation Lawsuit Jonathan Turley

Groves of Academe

At N.Y.U., College students Had been Failing Natural Chemistry. Who Was to Blame? NYT (KLG).

Intelligence Neighborhood

The Curious Destiny of Citizen Snowden’s Archive SpyTalk

Police State Watch

The Onion and the Supreme Courtroom. Not a parody AP. From the The Onion’s submitting:

Black Injustice Tipping Level

The primary of many; learn the thread (ctlieee):

Class Warfare

Doomsday bunkers, Mars and ‘The Mindset’: the tech bros making an attempt to outsmart the top of the world The Dialog

Tech Billionaires are Truly Dumber Than You Suppose Counterpunch (Re Silc).

The Macabre Artwork of Baking ‘Individuals Pot Pies’ Atlas Obscura (KS).

What if Elon Musk loses the Twitter case however defies the Delaware courtroom? Philadelphia Inquirer

‘A fluke’: The world’s oldest webcam continues to be watching over San Franciscon SFGate

Antidote du Jour (through):

See yesterday’s Hyperlinks and Antidote du Jour right here.

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