The Yes Men are back with a new hoax – a parody WaPo article about Trump resigning from office in May 2019. They also pitched 64 bills that they believed the Democrats … Continue reading Activists hand out fake Washington Post newspapers at D.C. locations
It is not yet clear what caused the collapse of the Morandi bridge in the Italian city of Genoa, but several explanations have been mooted. But the bridge may have also suffered … Continue reading Genoa bridge collapse: What might be responsible?
For those of you wondering what a Job Guarantee is, here is are some frequently asked questions (and answers) by leading economist Pavlina Tcherneva, Associate Professor and Chair at the Department of Economics … Continue reading Job Guarantee FAQ
Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte on Monday instructed the army and police to shoot him if he became a dictator and stayed on beyond his term, a scenario his foes are warning against, … Continue reading ‘Shoot me’ if I become a dictator: Philippine’s Duterte tells troops to protect constitution – Channel NewsAsia
Surging shale production is poised to push U.S. oil output to more than 10 million barrels per day – toppling a record set in 1970 and crossing a threshold few could have … Continue reading U.S. oil industry set to break record, upend global trade | Reuters
Reconsidering my years as a deficit hawk. Journalist learns what government deficits really are and admits he was wrong in the past. Impressive. Source: Confessions of a Columnist – The New York … Continue reading Confessions of a Columnist – The New York Times
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1. Stop worrying about the deficit 2. Stop making policy needlessly complex. 3. Stop “targeting” government benefits at the poor. 4. Stop leaving job creation to the capitalists Source: 4 dumb ideas … Continue reading Four bad habits Democrats will have to break if they want to create truly bold economic policy
Even Fox News is getting into the debate.. and Tucker Carlson didn’t really seem to fight it that hard. Source: Do we need a federal job guarantee? | Fox News Video Continue reading Do we need a federal job guarantee?
Generating convincing audio and video of fake events Using neural networks to create a fake interview with Françoise Hardy at the rough age of 20, 53 years ago! Source: Fake news: you ain’t … Continue reading Fake news: you ain’t seen nothing yet
They complain America is running out of money only when it comes to helping the poor. Its interesting how there is not enough money to help people but when it comes to fighting wars, there is never a peep about affordability. Source: Why don’t deficit hawks care about the cost of military adventurism? – … Continue reading Why don’t deficit hawks care about the cost of military adventurism?