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Elephant Kills Big Game Hunter Theunis Botha In Africa - Talk about Irony...
by BayAreaObserver in #Irony   8 comments, latest 1 hour ago
A big-game trophy hunter was killed in Africa last week during an encounter with a herd of elephants. Theunis Botha, 51, died on Friday in Zimbabwe, South Africa’s News24 reported,...
Anyone guess what it is ?
by BayAreaObserver   18 comments, latest 1 hour ago
Saw this a day or so ago - anyone want to take a guess what it is without some research
The Onion Has Obtained Hundreds Of Classified Documents From The Trump White House...
by BayAreaObserver in #Trump   6 comments, latest 3 hours ago
The Trump Documents - The Onion has obtained hundreds of documents from an anonymous source within the White House. Latest Updates • What Is Trump Hiding? • Reince Priebus Lays...
Should the poor pay more for auto insurance?
by BayAreaObserver in #CarInsurance   1 comment, latest 4 hours ago
Car insurers say everyone will pay if a New York regulation, aimed at preventing insurers from using a widespread rating practice, makes them change their business model. New York Governor...
As Trump Travels to Saudi Arabia, the Kingdom's D.C. Lobbying Surge Is Paying Off - Bigley
by BayAreaObserver in #ForeignRelations   21 comments, latest 13 hours ago
President Trump, who less than a year ago vilified Saudi Arabia’s influence over the American political establishment, is now marching to the Saudi lobbyists’ tune. Saudi Arabia has greatly expanded...
Donald Trump Visits Riyadh, Putting Saudi Royals Before American People
by BayAreaObserver in #Trump   20 comments, latest 1 day ago
After once accusing Saudi Arabia of blowing up the World Trade Center, he arrived in Riyadh bearing gifts: $110 billion in arms sales, enhanced aid for Riyadh’s brutal war in...
Local Man Absolutely Sure There Is No Such Thing As Absolute Truth
by BayAreaObserver in #Truth   2 comments, latest 1 day ago
WESTERVILLE, OH—Stressing that there is “no doubt about it,” local man Timothy Newton reported Tuesday that he is absolutely sure there is no such thing as absolute truth. “All truth...
Saudis take 100% control of America's largest oil refinery - SHELL Martinez, CA also up for sale....
by BayAreaObserver in #Refineries   8 comments, latest 1 day ago
America's largest oil refinery is now fully owned by Saudi Arabia. Saudi Aramco, the kingdom's state-owned oil behemoth, took 100% control of the sprawling Port Arthur refinery in Texas on...
Why do people care about leaving behind a legacy?
by BayAreaObserver in #Legacy   12 comments, latest 2 days ago
“I mean, they say you die twice. One time when you stop breathing and a second time, a bit later on, when somebody says your name for the last time.”...
Roger Ailes - Tits Up in the Tulips at Age 77
by BayAreaObserver in #FauxNews   13 comments, latest 4 days ago
Roger Ailes, the ousted chief of Fox News who built the network into a conservative empire and became a kingmaker for the Republican Party before being pushed out last summer,...
The Rise and Fall of the American Middle Class - Fifteen Minute Video, April 2017 Release
by BayAreaObserver in #MiddleClass   2 comments, latest 5 days ago
William Lazonick, professor at University of Massachusetts Lowell, explains how rationalization, marketization, and globalization characterize the U.S. economy during the past 50 years, and how the behavior of companies and...
Globalization and the End of the Labor Aristocracy, Parts 1, 2, 3 and 4
by BayAreaObserver in #Globalization   Posted 5 days ago
Economist and Triple Crisis contributor Jayati Ghosh argues that imperialism has not disappeared, but changed shape. The direct military conquest and control of economic territory by the great powers has...
Mother's Day: Commercialization vs. gratitude
by BayAreaObserver in #MothersDay   2 comments, latest 1 week ago
Somehow, it always comes as a surprise - Mother's Day on the second Sunday in May. Flower shops tend to be prepared well in advance. The holiday's commercialization has been...
How Financialization and the New Economy Hurt Science and Engineering Grads
by BayAreaObserver in #STEM   1 comment, latest 1 week ago
This article is a big geeky at points by virtue of using a lot of acronyms. But be patient! It contains important information about the restructuring of the US workforce....
Rest In Peace Pepe - Hillary, you're safe now.
by BayAreaObserver in #Pepe   13 comments, latest 1 week ago
Spare a thought for poor Matt Furie, a wonderful indie comics creator whose Boys' Club comics featured a lovable frog called Pepe that was adopted by the neofascist movement (the...
Did South Park accidentally invent the alt-right?
by BayAreaObserver in #AltRight   10 comments, latest 2 weeks ago
Now 20 years old, the satire foreshadowed the counter-elite mood of today. The White House correspondents’ dinner is not proven to be the reason Donald Trump was elected president but,...
UPDATE for May: After the tweet, not a peep - until now. It's Obama's Fault !!!!!
by BayAreaObserver in #Rexnord   22 comments, latest 2 weeks ago
Not only is Rexnord moving the jobs to Mexico and the plant scheduled to close by June, but as part of a severance package announced on Friday, current employees would...
Anyone have any thoughts on replacing a mattrress ?
by BayAreaObserver in #Purchases   24 comments, latest 2 weeks ago
Looking to a replace a Novafoam mattress I bought at Costco in 2006. There are a lot more choices now with hybrid designs etc. and a lot more manufacturers. Has...
Don't say anything bad about God in Ireland or the cops will put down their drinks and arrest you
by BayAreaObserver in #Religion   13 comments, latest 2 weeks ago
GARDAI have launched an investigation after a TV viewer claimed comments made by Stephen Fry on an RTE show were blasphemous. Independent.ie can reveal that a member of the public...
Car insurance rates are set to soar
by BayAreaObserver in #economics   12 comments, latest 2 weeks ago
Are higher car insurance rates coming? Ask the residents of Georgia, where Allstate Property & Casualty Insurance has just raised some auto premiums by 58 percent. The Good Hands People...

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