Daily Archives: November 13, 2020

US POLITICS: Trump’s Post-Election Tactics Put Him in Unsavory Company – NYT

Denying defeat, claiming fraud and using government machinery to reverse election results are the time-honored tools of dictators.

Credit…Doug Mills/The New York Times

MOSCOW — When the strongman ruler of Belarus declared an implausible landslide victory in an election in August, and had himself sworn in for a sixth term as president, the United States and other Western nations denounced what they said was brazen defiance of the voters’ will.

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OPINION: So Many Issues to examine: Here are three – by Francis Quamina Farrier

 — by Francis Quamina Farrier

There is a myriad of issues and topics which keep presenting themselves in competition for immediate consideration to be in this week’s feature article of mine; thus, the decision which required the above headline.

Nonetheless, this article can only accommodate three of the many issues and hot topics which are swirling around at this time.

UNNECESSARY FLOODING CONTINUES IN GEORGETOWN            Continue reading

VIDEO: Rethinking Infidelity … A talk for anyone who has ever loved – TED Talk by Esther Perel

 By Esther Perel16,050,503 views – TED2015 | March 2015

Infidelity is the ultimate betrayal. But does it have to be? Relationship therapist Esther Perel examines why people cheat, and unpacks why affairs are so traumatic: because they threaten our emotional security.

In infidelity, she sees something unexpected — an expression of longing and loss. A must-watch for anyone who has ever cheated or been cheated on, or who simply wants a new framework for understanding relationships.        Continue reading

CHINA: An Internet Survey of their Recent Achievements – By Jim Gordon

THE CHINESE ARE LEAVING US IN THE DUST!’

AN INTERNET SURVEY OF RECENT CHINESE ACHEIVEMENTS.
BY JIM GORDON.

RECENT CHINESE ACHEIVEMENTS IN
1. RAILROADS    2. DAMS   3. PORTS
4. BRIDGES        5. ROADS   6. AIRPORTS
7. AIRCRAFT      8. SPACE
9. MISCELLANEOUS STATISTICS

VIEW: THE CHINESE ARE LEAVING US IN THE DUST