Archive for May 11th, 2019

May 11th, 2019 - 1:20 pm § in Misc.

The Alternative Reality of a FB Troll

“Education comes in many forms and we have lots of republicans with higher education .” “Liberals have an agenda and teach slanted history to fit their own views. Like when you hear a college professor say that the US committed genocide like the holocaust on a 100 million Indians. [...]

May 11th, 2019 - 12:17 pm § in Donald Trump, Hypocrisy

Trump Wants US to Use Socialism to Respond to Chinese Capitalism???

Trump said on Twitter on Friday that the U.S. will use the money collected from tariffs to buy American agricultural products “in larger amounts than China ever did” and send it to “poor & starving countries” for humanitarian aid. The president indicated potential purchases of $15 billio[...]

May 11th, 2019 - 1:51 am § in China, Economics, News Media

Insights into China

As China emerges as a dominant global economic power, I find few places where I can read objective material of the new superpower. Two that I value are The Economist and Quartz. QUARTZ: Dear readers, SUBSCRIBE TO QUARTZ China is battling the United States to become the largest economy in the world, [...]

May 11th, 2019 - 1:25 am § in Misc.

THE Ave Challenge: What is Wrong With This Map?

A. It makes the Pacific Ocean the center of the earth.  B. Israel is too small to see C. Hawaii is too big D. The latitude and longitude lines are curved E.  All of the above.[...]