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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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“Trying to ‘Boil the Ocean’ & Other Worthwhile Pursuits,” Today at 3 p.m. ET (12 p.m. PT)

In an interview about his battle with Gawker, Peter Thiel said he wouldn’t fight Gawker if it wasn’t unique–that he wouldn’t “try to boil the ocean.” Is that the right approach? Why not try to “boil the ocean”? 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

Peter Thiel, Tech Billionaire, Reveals Secret War With Gawker HT Elan Journo via Motive Power on Twitter

Press Freedom Group’s Application for U.N. Accreditation is Rejected

Court to Hear Appeal From Purvi Patel, Convicted of Feticide HT Rob Abiera

Oklahoma lawmakers open to abortion veto override HT Rob Abiera

On Behalf Of The United States, Obama Apologizes For Winning WWII

P.J. O’Rourke: I’m Endorsing Hillary Clinton, the Devil We Know HT Frode Odegard

Donald Trump has exposed Marco Rubio HT Bosch Fawstin

Iranian Students Lashed 99 Times Over Party That Included Men and Women

Muslim Boys at a Swiss School Must Shake Teachers’ Hands, Even Female Ones

Professor: If You Read To Your Kids, You’re ‘Unfairly Disadvantaging’ Others HT Kira Peikoff

Senators Demand DOJ Cease Investigation Into Opponents of President Obama’s Energy Policies

“Game-Changing” Study Links Cellphone Radiation to Cancer

Sorry, There’s Nothing Magical About Breakfast

Aristotle’s 2,400-Year-Old Tomb Found at Stagira [Photos] HT James Valiant

Philosophy: Who Needs It

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Comparing the Language of Creators and Destroyers, Today at 10 a.m. PT (1 p.m. ET)

Today we’ll discuss a number of stories on the theme of how the use of language, by politicians and others, serves the cause of either creation or destruction, because it contributes to either awareness or evasion of reality.

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Program Notes

Remarks by the President in Closing of the Summit on Countering Violent Extremism

Obama: ‘Islam Has Been Woven Into the Fabric of Our Country Since Its Founding’

Salon: “If you want to know why ISIS exists, don’t bother searching Islamic texts, or examining Islamic traditions”

Sorry, Calling Terrorists ‘Islamic’ Doesn’t Solve The Problem

Eric Holder: “We’re not at a time of war”

CBS: “Is this a failure to properly identify the enemy?”

The New York Post mocks Obama’s take on ‘Islamic’ terrorism

What ISIS Really Wants

California Code Sections Describing the EERA’s “Organizational Security Arrangement”

The Shape of Things To Come: How an industrial designer became Apple’s greatest product

Journals of Ayn Rand

The science behind commonly used anti-depressants appears to be backwards, researchers say

Alaska Leads U.S. States in Well-Being for First Time

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