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Kitten Survives 60 Miles Under the Hood of a Car Animal Rescue
Olive trees were first domesticated 7,000 years ago, study finds ScienceDaily (Kevin W)
Galactic Belly Flop: Mysterious “Blue Blobs” Reveal a New Kind of Star System SciTech Each day (Chuck L)
Proving GM’s longstanding place, that every Covid an infection has a well being value and so they accumulate:
Outcomes of SARS-CoV-2 Reinfection Analysis Sq.. The underlying paper, courtesy Tom H. Vital. Key part:
In comparison with non-infected controls, evaluation of the cumulative dangers of repeated an infection confirmed that the chance and burden elevated in a graded trend based on the variety of infections. The constellation of findings present that reinfection provides non-trivial dangers of all-cause mortality, hospitalization, and opposed well being outcomes within the acute and post-acute section of the reinfection.
A reinfection red flag: Why a new report is so troubling Eric Topol (Dr. Kevin). On the research above.
The very thought that there’s some profit from getting contaminated, i.e. gaining immunity from future infections, has now been proven to be incorrect.
The alternative: an an infection makes the following an infection worse, not higher.
— Yaneer Bar-Yam (@yaneerbaryam) June 21, 2022
🔴 The world is getting into a brand new wave.#COVID19
– The variety of Covid instances is growing in lots of international locations akin to Israel, Germany, France, India and Italy.
– Instances and hospital admissions started to extend quickly within the UK. pic.twitter.com/PeVbfF3hQC
— Abdulkadir YILMAZ ☣🦠 (@a__virologist) June 21, 2022
I don’t assume so & neither ought to we with SARS-CoV-2. The extra we find out about lengthy COVID, the extra evidently SARS-CoV-2 isn’t simply an acute an infection, however a persisting virus in a major proportion of individuals. And never one which one ought to take flippantly. It’s not the flu.
— Dr. Deepti Gurdasani (@dgurdasani1) June 21, 2022
Covid is misandrist lol https://t.co/3BLW80zbON
— Anthony J Leonardi, PhD, MS (@fitterhappierAJ) June 22, 2022
Despite Another Covid Surge, Deaths Stay Near Lows New York Instances. Resilc: “Nooooooooooooooooooo drawback, we now have full confidence within the cee/deecee and byedone based mostly on previous efficiency.”
The End of Pragmatic China Atlantic (resilc). But extra proof that the US is set to pull everybody right down to our stage of horrid efficiency on Covid. The (predictable, as proven by GM predicting it from the get go) well being care value of repeated Covid an infection, plus lengthy Covid, reveals that China has the higher thought. It wouldn’t matter besides we made China our manufacturing base. And whose fault is that? Not China’s.
Broadway Will Drop Mask Mandate Beginning July 1 New York Instances Resilc: “Covid righhhhhhhhhhht right here in River Metropolis……..”
Ben & Jerry’s Is Putting Their Cows on a Low Methane Emissions Diet EcoWatch (furzy). Lead cow within the image seems sorta skinny! Making milk is seemingly arduous work.
‘We worry about it disappearing’: alarm grows over Italy’s drought-hit Po River Guardian. From final week, nonetheless germane.
Gather them now: the documents you’d need to file a FEMA claim Yale Local weather Connection
Forest Service Details Errors That Led to New Mexico’s Largest Wildfire Wall Road Journal (David L)
US-China détente on the horizon Indian Punchline (Kevin W)
29 Chinese military aircraft enter Taiwan’s ADIZ Focus Taiwan
From Politico’s morning European e-newsletter:
THE WESTERN BALKANS ARE BALKING on the thought of attending tomorrow’s EU-Western Balkans summit, with the leaders of Serbia, Albania and North Macedonia threatening to not come to Brussels, 4 officers instructed Playbook. With Bulgaria vetoing the following step in North Macedonia’s accession path to the EU, Serbia and Albania are contemplating expressing solidarity by boycotting the assembly.
Affirmation at midday: Serbia’s President Aleksandar Vučić appeared to substantiate the menace on Tuesday, tweeting that he had consulted with Albanian Prime Minister Edi Rama and the Prime Minister of North Macedonia Dimitar Kovačevski about whether or not to attend the summit. “We’ve got determined to announce our determination tomorrow at midday on whether or not or not we’ll attend this assembly,” Vučić said Tuesday.
“Latin America’s turning tide.” Patrick Lawrence
New Not-So-Chilly Battle
Ukraine Russia War Update – Col Douglas Macgregor YouTube (guurst)
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IEA chief warns Europe to prepare for total shutdown of Russian gas exports Monetary Instances
Explainer: Why Germany is reviving dirty coal to counter Russian gas cut DW. Resilc: “As a result of the wind blows towards Russia?”
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London sent note to Moscow over captured mercenaries in DPR, Russian envoy says: “They sent a note, which was written in an arrogant and lecturing manner,” Andrey Kelin noted TASS. Apart from the purpose that this can be a DPR matter, not a Russian Federation matter (and nobody desires to speak to the DPR as a result of not acknowledged), I’m stunned that if these mercenaries truly had been a part of Ukrainian armed forces (as in legit POWs and subsequently entitled to correct care and feeding), why has Ukraine been silent?
Networks covered the war in Ukraine more than the US invasion of Iraq Accountable Statecraft (alex f). From April, nonetheless germane. As a result of blond Europeans?
Huge Brother Is Watching You Watch
Smart jacuzzis hacked Boing Boing (resilc)
Hidden Anti-Cryptography Provisions in Internet Anti-Trust Bills Bruce Schneier (David L)
The Open Secret of Google Search Atlantic (David L)
‘What the F-ck Is This?’: Team Trump Blindsided by Jan. 6 Committee Getting Doc Footage Rolling Stone (David L)
EXCLUSIVE: Police Report Proves Plainclothes Electronic Surveillance Unit Members Were Embedded Among Jan. 6 Protesters Epoch Instances (resilc). Simply because it’s Epoch Instances doesn’t imply it might probably’t learn a police report and summarize it.
Present state of affairs … in a single phrase.
Sound ON pic.twitter.com/OTH2RjdNGP
— Wall Road Silver (@WallStreetSilv) June 21, 2022
GOP Clown Automotive
FDA Targets Removal of Most Nicotine From Cigarettes
Wall Road Journal
Connecticut Put A Probably Innocent Guy Behind Bars For 70 Years Cracked (Invoice F). 🙁
Our No Longer Free Press
Twitter is hiring a TON of FBI brokers. Looking employment web sites, it’s clear Twitter has been extensively recruiting from the FBI, using a dozen former feds.
— Alan MacLeod (@AlanRMacLeod) June 21, 2022
WAPO DEMOTES Taylor Lorenz After Lies Breaking Factors with Krystal and Saagar, YouTube. I don’t perceive why she has a job, though I assume the Put up is making an attempt to get her give up. Why is it so unacceptable to fireside awful white collar workers?
“Timber prices going up daily” in Europe due to Ukraine war Dezeen (resilc)
UK inflation hits 9.1% as food prices jump Monetary Instances
German producer prices rise at record speed in May Politico. From begin of the week, nonetheless germane.
Old Is Gold: Sky-High Cost of Ageing Ships Sounds Inflation SOS qCaptain (guurst)
Protest on the runway: Southwest Airlines pilots line up in anger at poor staffing and long hours as airport chaos continues across the nation with 200 flight canceled today after 14,000 over the weekend Each day Mail
Airbnb Rentals Turn Into Real Estate Goldmines With Easy-Money Mortgages Bloomberg (resilc)
Tesla broke US law by not providing 60-day notice before mass layoff ars technica (Kevin W)
Antidote du jour. Timotheus ship a pleasure kitty:
And a bonus (Chuck L):
This husky is a comfort-dog assistant who makes different canines really feel comfy when they’re present process remedy 😭 … pic.twitter.com/kVcdAoDIgi
— Puppies 🐶 (@PuppiesIover) June 21, 2022
See yesterday’s Hyperlinks and Antidote du Jour here.