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Meet world’s richest canine that’s promoting a Shs114 billion mansion, travels by non-public jet and owns a yacht Matooke Republic (Dr. Kevin)
West Texas storm chaser Laura Rowe captured the image of a lifetime, unbelievable shot of a mature supercell thunderstorm, illuminated at various heights from the setting solar. pic.twitter.com/MxHsoG7g9N
— Counts My CannaBlessings⁴²⁰🆓️ (@IntoTheShitter) August 5, 2022
A.I. Is Not Sentient. Why Do Individuals Say It Is? New York Occasions (David L)
Examine identifies broad-spectrum antibody that neutralizes SARS-CoV-2 variants of concern Information-medical.web (Kevin W)
Lengthy Covid signs have an effect on one in eight, examine suggests Agence France-Presse (resilc). Decrease quantity than different accounts.
This clip of a Covid enforcer and local weather warrior touchdown in Costa Rica for holidays together with his household all UNMASKED IN A PRIVATE JET has obtained over 1.3M views in 24hrs.
Individuals are outraged on-line about Justin Trudeau’s hypocrisy.
However not one MSM story. pic.twitter.com/SXbCvSOxyL
— Avi Yemini (@OzraeliAvi) August 5, 2022
Democrats are telling their senators to not get examined for covid to make sure they will go their $800 billion spending invoice earlier than summer time recess. They’ll’t lose a single vote so a optimistic covid check would derail the invoice. Guidelines solely apply to the peons: https://t.co/v4vnddV3w2
— Clay Travis (@ClayTravis) August 5, 2022
After repeating early COVID errors, US now has the world’s largest monkeypox outbreak USA Immediately (resilc)
The thriller virus that protects towards monkeypox BBC (Dr. Kevin)
Europe and UK pour 17,000 tons of cooking oil into autos a day Guardian (resilc)
The promise and hazard of Scotland’s bathroom BBC (David L)
Unprecedented’ rain, flooding shuts Loss of life Valley Nationwide Park Los Angeles Occasions (furzy)
Code Purple: The Human Value of China’s Rural Banking Disaster SixthTone (resilc)
Defined: How is China’s navy drills affecting key delivery routes close to Taiwan? Republic World (J-LS)
Pentagon chiefs’ calls to China go unanswered amid Taiwan disaster Politico. Yours actually hoped Xi would reject Biden’s request for a name. That may have despatched probably the most highly effective message potential that China was not on with the Pelosi go to.
Report: White Home At Odds With Lawmakers Over Taiwan Coverage Act Antiwar.com (Kevin W)
NHS 111 expects delays after cyber-attack causes system outage Guardian. Kevin W: “They’re presently again to pen and paper.”
New Not-So-Chilly Battle
Ukraine SitRep – Casualties Leak – Ukraine Admits Russian Breakthrough – Southern Entrance Paralysis Moon of Alabama (Chuck L)
Be aware the Torygraph ran this story:
This may be fairly kino but it surely’s clearly fully made up. https://t.co/V5rxQMFU3N
— Russians With Angle (@RWApodcast) August 5, 2022
Mozart Group: the western ex-military coaching Ukrainian recruits Guardian (resilc)
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Council of EU adopts regulation slicing gasoline use by 15% Interfax. Be aware voluntary.
Germany must slash gasoline use by greater than some other EU state: Evaluation Financial Occasions
Norway Considers Limiting Electrical energy Exports To Forestall Home Crunch OilPrice (Kevin W)
Be aware To Myself… Andrei Martyanov. See embedded video on Spain.
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Report on a three-week go to to St Petersburg, July 2022 Gilbert Doctorow
Duma to legislate on 90 days’ advance discover searching for permission via diplomatic channel from Moscow for overseas warships to go via Northern Sea Route that connects Europe with Asia-Pacific. https://t.co/nylgFdFFh0
— M. Okay. Bhadrakumar (@BhadraPunchline) August 5, 2022
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I don’t write these tales….and surprise why it is a speaking level now:
In a press convention yesterday, the Russian navy accused the US of assassinating Hugo Chavez with a organic weapon administered by his nurse, Claudia Díaz, who defected after Chavez’s demise. https://t.co/RF3IPkSi5i pic.twitter.com/Q11HFPokON
— 𝙂𝙐𝙈𝘽𝙔 (@gumby4christ) August 5, 2022
Orban at CPAC brings the ‘far-right worldwide’ into focus Washington Put up (resilc)
Consumer states rejoice: Arms spigot reopens for Saudi Arabia, UAE Accountable Statecraft (resilc)
On the Legality of the Strike that Killed Ayman al-Zawahiri Lawfare (David L)
Al Qaeda’s Zawahiri Would Have Made a Nice American Pundit Intercept (resilc)
Huge Brother Is Watching You Watch
Amazon shopping for iRobot to see inside your private home The Verge (Paul R)
Imperial Collapse Watch
Particulars on F.B.I. Inquiry Into Kavanaugh Draw Fireplace From Democrats New York Occasions (furzy)
Indiana passes near-total abortion ban, the primary to take action post-Roe Washington Put up (furzy). Eeek. Not the Deep South….
Democrats en déshabillé
Are Democrats Actually Settling for Joe Biden? Atlantic (furzy)
Prescription drug costs are excessive. Can the brand new Senate invoice decrease them? Grid. Resilc: “100 bil over ten yearzzzzzzzz? Joke. To be pissed away by DoD in a month.”
GOP Clown Automobile
In new advert, Dick Cheney slams Trump as a liar and a ‘coward’ MSNBC (furzy). Resilc: “Hello, I’m warfare prison Dick Cheney, vote for my child.”
Greg Abbott says Texas is now busing migrants to New York Metropolis Texas Tribune (furzy)
Counterfeits, fraud, and theft: Why Silca modified its return coverage CyclingTips (Randy Okay)
Jeff Bezos $500M yacht doing the float of disgrace.
Towed away, incomplete, as a result of the folks of Rotterdam refused his demand they disassemble a historic bridge to let it go. pic.twitter.com/eyPQp4h0uA
— Athena Coalition (@athenaforall) August 5, 2022
Having Hassle Flying With Your Canine? Constitution a Non-public Jet for Princess Wall Road Journal (Dr. Kevin)
How the Elites Use Id Politics to Wage Class Battle CounterPunch (resilc)
Antidote du jour. ChetG:
Since you’ve got kindly used one or two of my snowberry photographs, I believed you would possibly benefit from the complement, snowberry’s bigger “cousin”: the hummingbird clearwing moth.
I remorse that I don’t have any of them facet by facet (which does occur however to date these photographs aren’t sharp sufficient), however as a rule of thumb to inform the 2 aside: Snowberry has darkish legs and a black cummerbund; hummingbird clearwing has a purple cummerbund and lightweight legs.
And a bonus:
Lioness additionally love catnip pic.twitter.com/aZxzkDskx3
— 🐩wildAnimals🐎 (@Animals10wild1) August 6, 2022
And a second bonus:
Animals by no means choose do they? pic.twitter.com/u32nRT0O7m
— Meriel (@MerielMyers) August 5, 2022
See yesterday’s Hyperlinks and Antidote du Jour right here.