Totally, utterly priceless

The story Politico told the world is totally, utterly priceless. Another member of the Trump administration caught wasting US taxpayers’ money!

This time it was Trump’s now ex-health and human services secretary, Mr. Price. Biggest surprise: it took Trump less time to fire Mr. Price once the scandal broke – than decide to lift the Jones Act for aid to reach Puerto Rico for the next ten days.

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Can’t cope? Won’t cope!

It simply beggars belief. This is not a case of cannot cope! The current US admin won’t cope. It simply refuses to help Puerto Rico.

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Those odd registered voters

A couple of months ago, Trump made one of his many weird claims. It concerned claims about voter fraud and voters registered in more than one US state. Media did some research and concluded it was one of Trump’s many bogus claims, alternative facts, fake news.

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Strange things happen

Alabama is the place where strange thing happen right now. For starters, one dotard dude promoted a political candidate called Luther Strange. The cause for the election campaign was caused by none other than Jeff Sessions being promoted.

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Rocket Man versus Dotard Dude

Seems Trump has found his match, or at least a match. Mr. Kim responded to all the insults and threats which are the only things Trump seems to be able to dish out. Trump’s rants and raves finally provoked a personal response.

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Rock solid?

Hudson’s Bay (HBC) recently opened the first two of its fifteen planned Dutch department stores.

It acquired prime locations in the country’s main towns, after Dutch retail chain V&D was declared bankrupt. HBC already operates in Germany and Belgium. Despite this expansion, analysts and others wonder how rock solid HBC and its foothold in Europe are. Continue reading

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Smart

A while ago, one Kellyanne warned the world about smart microwaves. Like towers and houses, these could be bugged.

Apparently, it was no longer smart to talk in kitchens, utility and dining rooms. Turned out, it’s not smart to talk in restaurants either; especially the ones near the New York Times and Washington Post.

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How about cleaning up?

Some media are in dramatic over-drive. Take CNN: it just posted on Facebook that the spirits of Irma’s victims are broken. Yet other media show resilient victims cleaning up, salvaging what can be salvaged, already working at rebuilding.

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Just in case you missed it …

Just in case you missed it: another European election took place this week. Norwegians had a chance to vote, yesterday. The country is no EU-member. Like a few other countries, it belongs to the special European Economic Area.

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Amazon tribe members slaughtered

The Independent just reported, members of a recently discovered Amazon tribe were slaughtered by gold prospectors. Brazilian federal prosecutors are investigating the massacre, after FUNAI reported the murders.

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