Archive for May 2nd, 2018

May 2nd, 2018 - 2:34 pm § in Politics

Cambridge Analytica files for bankruptcy

The data firm at the heart of the 2016 election controversy filed for bankruptcy on Tuesday. Cambridge Analytica and its parent company SCL Elections went out of business “after losing clients and facing mounting legal fees,” AOL News reported. The company issued a statement claiming, [...]

May 2nd, 2018 - 12:53 pm § in Hypocrisy, The Ave Scene

Bezos vs Seattle: Amazon fights back

 Amazon has paused construction planning on a new downtown Seattle tower as the City Council considers a new tax on large employers  The action is a bold political move of the kind Amazon has rarely made in Seattle and could lend weight to a big-business backlash against the proposed tax.  A maj[...]

May 2nd, 2018 - 12:14 am § in Misc.

Yellowstone Geyser: NOT THE END OF THE WORLD YET

A Yellowstone geyser has experienced unusual eruptions lately, and scientists can’t explain why By Alex Horton30 April 2018  Washington Poste The Steamboat Geyser at Yellowstone National Park has erupted three times in the past six weeks, including one event on Friday in an unusual pattern th[...]