Carsten sez, "My friend, artist Camilla Brodersen created a wonderful, freely-redistributable rehash of an old Danish tourist poster, highlighting the new situation after the new police powers, as demonstrated in the heavy-handed clampdown on protesters at the recent climate change summit in Copenhagen. My friend Amila juxtaposed the mashup with the original poster on her English-language blog, creating a chilling and all too realistic contrast."
Copenhagen before and after
“Large numbers of cellphone customers across the country reported service outages on Monday. The outages impacted T-Mobile, Sprint, AT&T and Verizon customers”
• Voice of America’s director and assistant director resign • White House April 10 newsletter falsely accused VOA of using taxpayer dollars to “promote foreign propaganda” • Two miserably failed right-wing filmmakers are taking control of VOA, four months before the 2020 election, and they’re bringing Sebastian Gorka in. What could possibly go wrong?
Possibly his dumbest statement about COVID-19 ever
If you found out 10 percent of your income was just being thrown away and wasted, you’d probably be angry. Then, once the anger subsided, you’d take some steps. You’d likely investigate where that money was going and try to make sure those dollars flying out of your pocket for no reason didn’t continue. Well, […]
With just days until the official start of summer, your seasonal plans are likely much like everything else these days — unfocused, scattershot, and incredibly situational. Well, it might be time to put some structure into the next few months, which could potentially start with getting reacquainted with the great outdoors. You remember that place, […]
For the past five years, the march toward getting a smart speaker in every home has pushed methodically forward. This year, more than a third of all U.S. adults will have one of the 88 million active smart speakers in your house. That number was up 32 percent from 2019 and up 85 percent from […]