Daily Archives: July 25, 2020

COMEDY: Sinbad – On Marriage and Relationships … Funny!! – Video

SINBAD – ON MARRIAGE  

July18, 2017 –  Over 4.1 Million views

CRICKET: West Indies-England Test series misses chance to honour the great Learie Constantine

West Indies-England Tests will now be known as the Richards-Botham series, but it would have been an opportunity to pay tribute to a man whose biggest influence came off the field – Learie Constantine

Learie Constantine was a West Indies international in the 1930s, and went on to become a barrister and member of the House of Lords.

Learie Constantine was a West Indies international in the 1930s. He went on to become a barrister and member of the House of Lords. Photograph: Central Press/Getty Images

at Old Trafford. Published onFri 24 Jul 2020 – The Guardian        

TRAVEL: Caribbean Airlines applies to GCCA for flights to Ogle Airport. Guyana

BUSINESS: Want to get — and stay — employed through 2030?: 10 jobs to consider + TED VIDEO

This post is part of TED’s “Build Back Better” series

What will the world — and specifically, the world of work — look like over the next decade?

While most of us are content to guess, there are other people who are actively figuring it out and their findings and educated assumptions could help us all prepare for the future. Among them is Ben Pring, IT futurist and cofounder of Cognizant’s Center for the Future of Work, which tracks trends across technology, business and society.

Practically every industry in the world has been forced to adapt due to the COVID-19 pandemic and ensuing lockdown and economic fallout. It’s an understandably disorienting time — but it’s also one in which new careers and jobs are emerging.        Continue reading

US Politics: The eight questions that will shape the last 100 days of the presidential campaign

Busines Insider – Friday July 24, 2020 – Commentary

Donald Trump versus Joe Biden

The election is 100 days from Sunday. This has been the weirdest of all presidential campaigns — hardly a campaign at all. Joe Biden, who seemingly has not left his basement since March, has quietly issued extraordinarily vast and progressive policy proposals.

President Trump meanwhile has been talking about all kinds of weird things, notably the dementia test he took and the urban invasions he is ordering. The pandemic rages, recession shadows the country, and Americans have scarcely noticed that we’ve entered a very, very cold war with China.

It promises to be a strange and sad sprint to November. Here are the eight things we’ll be watching in the next 100 days.        Continue reading