In the face of the coronavirus pandemic, GOP governors have shown leadership and independence. Their biggest obstacle may be Trump. — Read on time.com/5829498/coronavirus-gop-governors-trump/ Humpty Trumpty may have a great fall.
Aides showed the data to the president in hopes of curtailing his reliance on contentious daily coronavirus briefings. — Read on http://www.washingtonpost.com/ Short, but makes the point. What a relief
www-nytimes-com.cdn.ampproject.org/c/s/www.nytimes.com/2020/04/28/us/politics/mike-dewine-ohio-coronavirus.amp.html Good for him.
Well, I don’t know about you, but I have daily flashes of “Hey, this is coming to an end so relax”, to, “Holy crap! Am I catching it? I’m feeling something…” Each morning when I awake, for example, especially if I’ve had little sleep, I check myself for symptoms, sometimes without thinking about it. Such … Continue reading
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OTTAWA — The Royal Canadian Air Force is hoping to address a critical shortage of experienced pilots by scooping up some of the hundreds of commercial pilots whose jobs have been negatively affected by the COVID-19 crisis. — Read on nationalpost.com/pmn/news-pmn/canada-news-pmn/military-seeks-to-re-enrol-commercial-pilots-laid-off-due-to-covid-19 The shortage of recruits into the RCAF is an ongoing issue, as millennials and … Continue reading
In some places, anti-quarantine protests appear to have sprung up on their own. But others have been guided by organizers with ties to Trump — Read on time.com/5825840/anti-quarantine-protests-organizers-trump/
Mayor Bill Mauro says the move would allow the municipality to move employees from department to department as needed, important with 800 workers … Mauro considering declaring a state of emergency – City of ThunderBay
www-nytimes-com.cdn.ampproject.org/c/s/www.nytimes.com/2020/04/21/business/trump-hotel-rent-payment-coronavirus.amp.html Not looking good all ’round for the cliff-hanging Trump empire.
The two companies are engaged in a legal dispute. — Read on http://www.tbnewswatch.com/local-news/centerra-gold-rejects-offer-from-premier-gold-mines-2252018
Many landlords are telling tenants with no income they must pay regardless. — Read on http://www.tbnewswatch.com/local-news/rent-payments-jeopardize-future-of-small-businesses-2-photos-2251639
Nudity as more protection against the spread of COVID-19 than clothes. Continue reading
A worm charming festival, a nudist camp and shin-kicking contest are among the events affected. The UK’s biggest naturist festival, NudeFest, has … The eccentric events cancelled by coronavirus (via BBC News)
twitter.com/cnnpolitics/status/1249473640657309697 Narcissists much prefer to say “It takes guts!”, than to say “It takes informed reason”.
Examples range from Trump’s suggestions of withholding aid from struggling state governments to his repeated refusal to take responsibility for shortcomings in the federal response. — Read on http://www.washingtonpost.com/ This is paranoid narcissism at its worst. His relentless, self-centred and obstructive behaviour, should be grounds for impeachment.
The President’s moves to push out inspectors general have raised concerns he is trying to place loyalists in key oversight positions. This totals up to a President who is (again) completely out of control. As his expert advisors now dwindle in numbers and are replaced by lesser qualified lackies, the security of Trump’s administration is … Continue reading