Monthly Archives: December 2016

“Electors, Edward (Snowden), Environmentalism, and Education,” TODAY at 3 p.m. ET (12 p.m. PT)

Another alliterative show title brings together an eclectic ensemble of edification 🙂
See Program Notes, below, for all the stories, etc., I plan to discuss.

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Program Notes

The Perfect Weapon: How Russian Cyberpower Invaded the U.S.

A Hillary Clinton aide says he made a fatal typo that led to John Podesta’s email hack HT Tami Lefko

@Jack Interviews Edward Snowden on Periscope

The Case for Pardoning Snowden Just Got Stronger

Hey, brother, can you spare a retweet:

Forget AT&T. The Real Monopolies Are Google and Facebook.

Single-Use Carryout Bag Ban (SB 270)

What’s in your shopping bag? Bacteria

Trump’s education secretary pick plans to get rid of Common Core standards HT Hawk Allerby

Betsy DeVos and God’s Plan for Schools

Lawsuit challenges Texas rule requiring burial for aborted fetuses

Natural Rights & the Right to Choose

Meet the New Christian Right, Same as the Old Christian Right HT Rob Abiera

Rebuffing Trump team, Energy Dept. refuses to name climate, nuclear deal staff HT Rob Abiera

The Daily 202: Ayn Rand-acolyte Donald Trump stacks his cabinet with fellow objectivists HT Stuart Hayashi

Amazon Prime Air! HT Elan Journo

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“Hackers, Hecklers, Hearts, Hell, and Hope,” TODAY at 3 p.m. ET (12 p.m. PT)

The alliterative title returns, with news stories associated with H-keywords. Tune in for a heartfelt discussion. 🙂 See Program Notes, below, for all the stories, etc., I plan to discuss.

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Program Notes

Divisions between CIA, FBI surface in debate over Russian motives in election hacks HT Couldn’t B. Righter on Twitter

Trump Links C.I.A. Reports on Russia to Democrats’ Shame Over Election

C.I.A. Judgment on Russia Built on Swell of Evidence

Julian Assange associate: It was a leak, not a hack and the DNC insider is NOT Russian HT Donna Pozdro

McConnell Supports Inquiry of Russian Hacking During Election

McCain Calls Russian Interference ‘Warfare’ (While Trump Denies It)

VIDEO: Pastor heckles kids at TX mall: ‘There is no Santa!’

Scientists Grow Full-Sized, Beating Human Heart from Stem Cells* HT Yaron Brook, Brian Yoder

Body May Reject Transplanted Human Embryonic Stem Cells HT Liron Shaham (via Yaron Brook)

The Financial Benefits of Buying What You Love

For Women Under ISIS, a Tyranny of Dress Code and Punishment

Attack on Coptic Cathedral in Cairo Kills Dozens

Iran and Boeing Sign $16.6 Billion Deal on Sale of 80 Aircraft

Prince, Earth Day, and Reconsidering Hope

John Stossel interviews “Tiger Mom” Amy Chua HT Donna Pozdro

Self-Discipline Must Be Selfish HT Jeffrey Young

All of Richard Feynman’s physics lectures are now available free online HT Robb Wolf

Playing Lemmings on the MacBook Pro’s Touch Bar Almost Justifies the Upgrade Blame goes to Brian Yoder 😉

*Misleading headline. To be discussed during show.

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“Is Fake News a Fake Issue?” TODAY at 3 p.m. ET (12 p.m. PT)

Some argue that worries about “fake news” are just a pretext for imposing censorship or excluding consideration of non-leftist viewpoints. Is that all there is to the “war on fake news”? This and more on today’s show. See Program Notes, below, for all the stories, etc., I plan to discuss.

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Program Notes

New York Today: Remembering Pearl Harbor

The war on ‘fake news’ is all about censoring real news HT @CouldntBRighter on Twitter

Radical Capitalist Episode 74: The Media, Globalism, and Ayn Rand & God

The Sniff Test: Developing a Critical Nose for News HT Ben Bayer (the author 🙂 )

What is the source of this story and what do I know about it? HT Ben Bayer (the author 🙂 )

Did Google Just Commit ‘Fake News’? HT Stephanie Gutmann

How to Know What Donald Trump Really Cares About: Look at What He’s Insulting

Surprise! NSA data will soon routinely be used for domestic policing that has nothing to do with terrorism HT James Valliant

Lawmakers blast feds ‘unprecedented’ secrecy on refugee deal HT William Bush

Retired BB&T executive John Allison calls Trump meeting heady experience

House G.O.P. Signals Break With Trump Over Tariff Threat

Trump’s election stole my desire to look for a partner HT James Valliant

Victory for Teicholz in Battle of Butter HT @JeffreyYoung on Twitter

The United States Is Not an Apocalyptic Wasteland, Explains Steven Pinker HT Rob Abiera, Jeffrey Young

Amazon just launched a cashier-free convenience store HT Rob Abiera

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