It’s the coffee talking —

Bought a jar of fluorescent pink paint, months ago (prompted by a flash of inspiration that I can’t remember, now), and decided to see what it would do as a ground cover. I like the little bits that show through cracks or glow behind layers in the painting—in small amounts and under other, less-bright colours, […] via It’s the coffee talking — Continue reading It’s the coffee talking —

BitCoin A Swiss bank is now offering to buy bitcoins for its clients. As of Wednesday, investors can ask their asset manager at Falcon Private Bank, a boutique investment firm headquartered in Zurich, to purchase and store bitcoin on their behalf – a first for conventional banks. Despite the cryptocurrency’s infamous volatility, this is another indication that is […] via Swiss bank becomes first to offer bitcoin to its richest clients — peoples trust toronto Continue reading BitCoin

President Trump Air Traffic Control

Earlier today President Trump delivered remarks surrounding the latest initiative to streamline government and bring efficiency to the air travel and commercial transportation industry. […] The previous administration spent over $7 billion trying to upgrade the system, and totally failed. Honestly, they didn’t know what the hell they were doing. A total waste of money […] via President Trump Air Traffic Control Initiative… — The Last Refuge Continue reading President Trump Air Traffic Control

The Letter from President Trump

Re: Trump deserves credit for offer to help sick British baby, Letters, July 31 When we or a loved one is diagnosed with a life-threatening illness, the common reaction is to fight the sickness with all the strength, vigor and support that we can muster. The medical system advanced greatly over the last few years, […] via Letters: Trump should ensure all Americans have health care coverage — The Province Continue reading The Letter from President Trump

Cost of Solar & Wind Power Research

How should electricity from wind turbines and solar panels be evaluated? Should it be evaluated as if these devices are stand-alone devices? Or do these devices provide electricity that is of such low quality, because of its intermittency and other factors, that we should recognize the need for supporting services associated with actually putting the […] via Researchers have been underestimating the cost of wind and solar — Our Finite World Continue reading Cost of Solar & Wind Power Research

Global War on Heroin Seizers

The Indian coast guard seized 1,500 kilograms of heroin, the largest bust ever uncovered by authorities in any county, after commandeering a shady Panama-flagged vessel sailing in the Indian Ocean. The vessel, which was operating under the name MV Henry, was intercepted off the Gujarat coast near the city of Porbandar, according to Reuters. Crewmembers […] via Indian Authorities Seize Half A Billion Dollars Of Heroin — peoples trust toronto Continue reading Global War on Heroin Seizers

Will Smith Icon of Hollywood

It no longer qualifies as great insight to say that intellectual property (IP if you’re nasty) has replaced the movie star in the Hollywood ecosystem. The ongoing labor dispute between actors and producers was lost ages ago. Management won, despite those in the old guard who still insist on throwing money at Johnny Depp for […] via Will Smith Partially Nailed Why Hollywood Struggles to Create New Movie Stars These Days — We Minored in Film Continue reading Will Smith Icon of Hollywood