2017.03.21 Recalibrate Your Bubble
It's the soft white paraffin that gets you in the end.
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Dutch election ... GroenLinks ... tolerance, integration, public transport, taxing cars ...
People setting other people on fire
Israeli nurse dies after being set alight by patient http://www.bbc.com/news/world-middle-east-39266358
Soft white paraffin (setting themselves on fire, I suppose ...)
RIP (aka Things Coming to an End ... aka The End Times)
Chuck Berry http://voyager.jpl.nasa.gov/spacecraft/music.html http://dangerousminds.net/comments/chuck_berry_reviews_sex_pistols_talking_heads_clash_and_many_more_1980 https://scontent-syd2-1.xx.fbcdn.net/v/t1.0-9/fr/cp0/e15/q65/17361511_10154099274871841_8830625039382674420_n.jpg?oh=fcc990d8e1fbdb7df985c4e390de180b&oe=5965B1D6
James Bigby https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bigbyv.Dretke
Hasyim Muzadi https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hasyim_Muzadi
Martin McGuiness Sinn Féin https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Martin_McGuinness
Downing a ($300) drone with a ($3mill) Patriot missile http://www.bbc.com/news/technology-39277940 "In fact, if I'm the enemy, I'm thinking, 'Hey, I'm just gonna get on eBay and buy as many of these $300 quadcopters as I can and expend all the Patriot missiles out there'."
Speaking of drones ... http://www.nationalreview.com/article/445708/f-35-replacement-f-45-mustang-ii-fighter-simple-lightweight http://foreignpolicy.com/2013/03/27/navy-moving-ahead-with-its-stealth-attack-drone-program/
Baltics and Balkans https://www.theguardian.com/uk-news/2017/mar/18/british-troops-land-in-estonia-for-nato-mission-to-deter-russia http://foreignpolicy.com/2017/02/09/gop-lawmaker-says-macedonia-is-not-a-country-macedonia-goes-ballistic-dana-rohrabacher-congress-balkans-diplomatic-controversy/ https://www.theguardian.com/world/2017/feb/27/balkans-foreign-policy-headache-trump-kosovo-serbia-bosnia-montenegro
Episode 3: Vinegar
New to the list: Oil of Hartshorn
Weather and Climate
Hot and wet on the East
Old new, but have you heard about the Paleocene-Eocene Thermal Maximum? Fancy that, so have I; we must listen to the same podcasts….
The Nation's Capital
Gas and Energy
Wetherill v Frydenberg
All over the place, including this treat http://abc.net.au/news/2017-03-16/alinta-energy-sold-to-chinese-after-ipo-about-face/8360374
"Gets worse folks. Norway sovereign wealth US$885bil or $170,192 per head pop; Australia US$91bil or $3744 per head pop. We've been sold out." https://twitter.com/phillipwmoore49/status/841789671680094208 https://pbs.twimg.com/media/C66jMlKVwAAhBkU.jpg
CUB and Boycott
Bananaland and Crocland
http://nymag.com/thecut/2017/03/texas-lawmaker-proposes-fining-men-usd100-every-time-they-masturbate.html "An attending physician must administer a medically unnecessary digital rectal exam and magnetic resonance imagining of the rectum before administering an elective vasectomy or colonoscopy procedure, or prescribing Viagra. This digital rectal exam and rectal sonogram must take place during the initial health care consultation before an elective vasectomy is performed, a prescription is given for Viagra, or a colonoscopy is performed." “Men have to answer for their actions and so forth,” Farrar explained to the Texas Tribune. “So if there’s going to be an emission, it would have to be done in a hospital where the semen could be preserved for future pregnancies or it would be directly deposited into the vagina of a woman.”