You have to play this one on double speed even if you don’t normally. Don’t know how anyone can listen to this at normal speed. But it was a good example of a character profile. Only wish it was in text. A more a more boring and less detailed overview of his character can be found here.
I used to think that no nation would go to the extreme of just stopping having any children at all. But my notions of what the lower bound is keeps getting changed by reality. South Korea recently broke its own record for the world’s lowest fertility rate. Figures released in November showed the average number of children a South Korean woman will have in her lifetime is down to just 0.79.
After recently denying a permit to an enormous U.S. refinery in St. Croix, U.S Virgin Islands, which could supply petroleum products to the Northeast, President Biden’s Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is denying a renewal permit to a coal-fired plant in Ohio that generates 11 percent of the state’s electricity.
A lot of the things they are doing toe help people in Moore County are just like what is being done for people in Ukraine.
I wonder if this will come to New York State. NJ Governor Murphy Turns to Private Sector to Take Over State Government-Run Nursing Homes for Veterans
What a loosening of restrictions! Beijing is now allowing those who test positive for COVID-19 to quarantine at home rather than at isolation centers. Authorities in the capital on Saturday, canceled the testing requirement to ride public transport, alongside the cities of Tianjin, Shenzhen and Chengdu. Beijing is no longer restricting sales of cough and sore throat medicines, which were imposed because people were using the medication to hide COVID infections.
Not something I expected big brother to do. Meet the S.H.A.R.T. machine, a device helping AI analyze toilet activities.
Today, the Foundation for Individual Rights and Expression sued New York Attorney General Letitia James, challenging a new state law that forces websites and apps to address online speech that someone, somewhere finds humiliating or vilifying.