Monthly Archives: April 2019

Everyone In The World Wants To Fix Facebook. Here’s Why No One Can

Everyone in the world wants to fix Facebook. Here’s why no one can. Mother Jones Abaca Press / AP While the United States holds congressional hearings to listen to tech giants say they want to do better, other countries are passing and promising new laws that aim to take action against the virulent spread of disinformation, violence, […]

Hubble Telescope Confirms The Universe Is Expanding Faster Than Anyone Expected ;  Faster Than It Did In Its Infancy After The Big Bang

Hubble Telescope Confirms The Universe Is Expanding Faster Than Anyone Expected ;  Faster Than It Did In Its Infancy After The Big Bang   https://fortunascorner.com      Numerous media outlets have reported in the past 24 hours, about the results from the Hubble Telescope that our known universe is expanding much faster than anyone had […]

The Overlooked Military Implications Of The 5G Debate

Excerpt: It is clear that U.S. diplomatic efforts are not working. The reality is that the bottom line is largely driving decision-making. Therefore, rather than take a purely negative approach, the United States should consider using positive inducements to make its 5G products more appealing. While the United States should not strive to mirror China’s […]

A Slimmer Belt And Road Is Even Scarier

A Slimmer Belt and Road Is Even Scarier Bloomberg · by Andrew Small · April 24, 2019 Even countries wary of Chinese investment will welcome its technology. Source: Bloomberg China’s globe-spanning infrastructure program is shrinking. The rhetoric at the second Belt and Road Forum, opening in Beijing on Thursday, is almost certain to be less triumphalist — and new plans […]

The U.S. Military: Like the French At Agincourt?

Opinion | The U.S. Military: Like the French at Agincourt? The New York Times · by Bret Stephens · April 25, 2019 The U.S. Military: Like the French at Agincourt? America risks a catastrophic defeat if it doesn’t radically change the way it thinks about war. Opinion Columnist United States Navy carrier strike groups on Wednesday in the […]

Activists Fighting North Korean Regime Face Legal Jeopardy In The U.S.

I agree with Dave’s comment below; but, would go further. We should be assisting and facilitating this nascent opposition — not hindering it. Perhaps there is a good reason that we do not know about as to why the USG has arrested some of the ringleaders and — at this point, planning to extradite them […]

Kim Jong Un Has A Fleet Of Ghost Ships Sneaking Around The High Seas To Beat Sanctions

David Maxwell Comment: “Sounds like a mission for a submarine fleet to just eliminate the capability once and for all.  What would north Korea do if these ships (which are ghosts anyway) just started disappearing in the thin air (or on the high seas).  (note sarcasm).” Kim Jong Un has a fleet of ghost ships […]

South Korea’s Surprisingly Bad Economy Threatens Moon’s Political Future

South Korea’s Surprisingly Bad Economy Threatens Moon’s Political Future Bloomberg · by Youkyung Lee · April 25, 2019 Seoul. Photographer: SeongJoon Cho/Bloomberg South Korea’s Moon Jae-in has staked his presidency on tackling two big challenges: North Korea and the economy. Both are proving stubborn foes. The country’s gross domestic product contracted 0.3 percent in the first quarter — the biggest […]

The National Background Investigations Bureau Moves To The Department of Defense

The National Background Investigations Bureau Moves to the Department of Defense 04/25/2019 11:07 AM EDT   IMMEDIATE RELEASE No. NR-105-19 April 25, 2019 The National Background Investigations Bureau Moves to the Department of Defense President Trump signed an executive order April 24, 2019 that, in combination with the National Defense Authorization Act of 2018, section […]

U.S. Navy Introducing Guidelines For Pilots To Report UFO Sightings

US Navy introducing guidelines for pilots to report UFO sightings By Barbara Starr, CNN Pentagon Correspondent          (Me:  CNN?) Updated 1834 GMT (0234 HKT) April 24, 2019      Secretive program tracked UFOs for 5 years 03:24 Washington (CNN)Navy pilots who think they may have seen unidentified flying objects will now have a detailed means of reporting unexplainable events so […]