Coronavirus News, Analysis, and Opinion:
Adding mathematics and AI to batch testing may lead to cheaper, faster tests, though not all experts are convinced.
Pandemics, the authors concluded, are an existential threat on the order of a chemical or nuclear weapon, and preparing for them must be the responsibility of the highest levels of political leadership rather than only health departments, often among the least powerful of government agencies.
Cryptocurrency, Investing, Money, Economy, and Debt:
Inflation climbs at quickest pace since 2008. And, remember, the CPI grossly underreports the true level of inflation.
In a shocking retraction, the bullion bank dominated London Bullion Market Association (LBMA) has just announced that it has been overstating LBMA silver vault holdings by a massive 3,300 tonnes of silver.
Bitcoin loses 6% in an hour after Tesla drops payments over carbon concerns. Carbon concerns? Hasn’t that FUD been debunked often enough? Elon’s a smart guy, he should know better.
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Who are you going to believe, me or your lying eyes? House Republican Leader McCarthy: No one 'questioning the legitimacy' of 2020 election.
Without extraction, these people are dead: White House Weighs Evacuating Afghan Workers
“You understand how not believable your new testimony, your new version of testimony that was apparently created between the time you wrote your testimony this morning and when you came before the committee today,” Rep. Stephen Lynch said.