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Yes, the attack on Obamacare failed and millions will keep their health care. But Trump and the GOP still rule
From: Salon.com | By: Steven Rosenfeld, AlterNet | Wednesday, March 29, 2017
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For his Christmas party in Milan, fashion designer Philipp Plein took his 400 employees to the circus. He donned a red nose and performed magic tricks with Zippo the Clown while staff dined among lions and scantily clad tamers. To see Plein dressed in...
From: Wallpaper Magazine | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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Suddenly, Democrats are in demand.
From: Politico | By: (Bill Scher) | Wednesday, March 29, 2017
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Rigetti Computing, a leading quantum computing start-up, announced it has raised $64 million in Series A and B funding.Rigetti Computing is building a cloud quantum computing platform for artificial intelligence and computational chemistry. Rigetti recently...
From: Next Big Future | By: brian wang | Wednesday, March 29, 2017
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In Europe, a reproductive rights issue yields an unlikely partnership.
From: The Atlantic | By: Anna Momigliano | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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Trump will sign an “Energy Independence Executive Order” at the Environmental Protection Agency.
From: Politico | By: Matthew Nussbaum | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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From emerging social media channels to the rise of artificial intelligence, the exciting cyclone of change often drops us marketers into unfamiliar territory—and we have to find our way home. Thankfully, the marketing industry is flush with talented...
From: Online Marketing Blog | By: Caitlin Burgess | Wednesday, March 29, 2017
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A baby … who’s a boss! It’s a great premise for a movie, but it could have been so much more.
From: The Atlantic | By: Megan Garber | Wednesday, March 29, 2017
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Does he wash the cars too? Kushner apparently does everything in the Trump administration — when he's not skiing
From: Salon.com | By: Heather Digby Parton | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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Cities across the world are battling overpopulation, while rents skyrocket. But the Chinese People’s Architecture Office (PAO) has come up with an ingenious solution to this problem. They have recently unveiled a home intended for first time homeowners,...
From: Jetson Green | By: Christine Walsh | Wednesday, March 29, 2017
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[Editors note, March 28: GTM published a contributed article yesterday that contained an error regarding the number of shares eligible for distributions. The corrected verson follows. GTM regrets the error.] *** Solar Yieldco 8point3 Energy Partners...
From: Greentech Media | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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But it's a risky maneuver because the GOP might be blamed for the resulting chaos.
From: Politico | By: Paul Demko | Wednesday, March 29, 2017
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A new book argues that the giving patterns of today’s wealthy may present challenges to the democratic process.
From: The Atlantic | By: Alana Semuels | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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A U.S. airstrike in Mosul could have caused the largest civilian casualties since the start of the Iraq War.
From: Reason | By: Ed Krayewski | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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Those benefiting from these destructive "solutions" may think the system can go on forever, but it cannot go on when every "solution" becomes a self-reinforcing problem that amplifies all the other systemic problems. We are living in an interesting but...
From: Of Two Minds | By: Charles Hugh Smith | Wednesday, March 29, 2017
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Hiroshi Fujiwara's influence across streetwear culture in Japan is pretty much unmatched by any other brand, let alone a single person. His uncanny ability to align his own vision with new concepts year after year has proven to be inspirational across...
From: Hypebeast | By: Hypebeast | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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Donald trump's Russia problem still looms over all of us like those in-laws who overstayed their welcome on Thanksgiving. So how did we get here? Here is a good read from Mother Jones that might shed some light on that question. The Field Negro education...
From: The Field Negro | By: field negro | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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This post Trump Faces Even Bigger Debacle than Health Care appeared first on Daily Reckoning. David Stockman reveals why the coming spending debacle will dwarf the health care fiasco. Read on... The post Trump Faces Even Bigger Debacle than Health Care...
From: The Daily Reckoning | By: David Stockman | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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An artful alphabet book; a little girl imagines she has a dinosaur as a pet (don't we all?); and a Spanish-language book about a horse who is mistaken for a unicorn by the other farm animals
From: School Library Journal | By: SLJ | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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President Trump may feel liberated to pursue tax reform after the failure on health care. But the GOP’s to-do list in Congress only gets harder from here.
From: The Atlantic | By: Russell Berman | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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I wrote about young Jared for Salon this morning:For a few days last week the scuttlebutt held that President Donald Trump’s most trusted adviser might be on the outs with the boss because he decided to take the...
From: Hullabaloo | By: digby | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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Brooke and Reece first met in high school and were married in Australia in September. The main inspiration for the wedding was their venue; The Provincial Hotel in Fitzroy. It had the laid back feel they were after and had lots of rustic charm. Their...
From: Rock and Roll Bride | By: Rachel Webb | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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Can you guess what it is?Photo: garann/flickrOne of the best gotchas of financial clickbait journalism is the promise of achieving lofty goals at a young age. A young person buys a house or an apartment “on their own,” on a salary that sounds impossibly...
From: The Billfold | By: Megan Reynolds | Monday, March 27, 2017
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Westinghouse incurred billions of dollars of cost overruns building the nuclear reactors in Georgia and South Carolina, a financial disaster that threatens parent company Toshiba’s viability....
From: MarketWatch | Wednesday, March 29, 2017
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The Trump administration’s climate agenda is coming into alarming focus – this week, the president signed what’s been called a “sweeping demolition of Obama-era policies on coal mining, fracking, greenhouse gas emissions and climate change.”...
From: NextBillion | By: James Militzer | Wednesday, March 29, 2017
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Michael Evangelista Ysasaga's construction company has put in a bid to build a massive wall along the U.S.-Mexico border. He has family members in the U.S. illegally. He talks about how they reacted.
From: NPR | Wednesday, March 29, 2017
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by Leonard Hyman and Bill Tilles for Oilprice.com International news services now report that Japan’s Toshiba Corporation (9502.T) is preparing to make a Chapter 11 bankruptcy filing in the US for its Westinghouse Electric subsidiary. For most of our...
From: Green Car Congress | By: mmillikin | Wednesday, March 29, 2017
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In 2015, Gartner famously predicted customer experience is the new battlefield for 21st century business. But many brands are still struggling when…
From: GigaOm | By: Chris Mohritz | Monday, March 27, 2017
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This Week in Politics and Resistance is a new feature on Flavorwire. It’s a consolidation of the work we started with our Daily Engagement column, which have been running (as the name suggests) daily since the election. This new feature is aimed at...
From: Flavorwire | By: Moze Halperin | Monday, March 27, 2017
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Architect Michael Jantzen has come up with a concept for a vacation home, which would allow the residents to change it’s shape according to what is best in any type of weather condition. The so-called Malleable Autonomous Retreat House would also function...
From: Jetson Green | By: Christine Walsh | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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From giant robots to massive explosions to ear-splitting sound effects, the Transformers movies have always subscribed to the notion that bigger is better. And according to director Michael Bay, Transformers: The Last Knight will be no different. The...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Oliver Gettell | Wednesday, March 29, 2017
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Ongoing nuclear projects could end up as liabilities for big utilities.
From: Business Insider | Wednesday, March 29, 2017
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I need to learn PHP for my new job, and have been given the option to take an online class paid for by work. Anybody have any recommendations? It needs to have an instructor who interacts with students in real time.I'm told that there's not necessarily...
From: Ask Metafilter | By: nirblegee | Wednesday, March 29, 2017
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Geena Davis’ Bentonville Film Festival has unveiled the lineup for its 3rd annual celebration of women in cinema, and “3 Generations,” a transgender drama starring Elle Fanning, Naomi Watts, and Susan Sarandon, has been selected as the opening...
From: The Wrap | By: Jeremy Fuster | Monday, March 27, 2017
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The city of Golden wants to install a community solar garden at Rooney Road Sports Complex, but it will need to get permission first to borrow some sun from the soccer players who use the field.
From: Denver Post | By: Josie Klemaier | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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Elon Musk wants people to willingly implant electrodes in their brains so they might upload and download thoughts, and he's building a company to make it happen.  This is Musk's latest technological frontier. He's working on an electric car revolution...
From: Mashable | By: Colin Daileda | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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Solar Yieldco 8point3 Energy Partners' (CAFD) stock has been selling off, due in part to overblown reporting comparing it with troubled renewable energy developers, SunEdison and SolarCity. SunEdison went bankrupt in an industry-shaking implosion last...
From: Greentech Media | Monday, March 27, 2017
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Other agreements signed during King Salman's visit to Amman include measures to boost power generation, tackle worsening water shortages, and improve housing and health services, Jordan's official Petra news agency said
From: The National Abu Dhabi | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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The most popular politician in America is, not surprisingly, going to star at the June progressive rally
From: Salon.com | By: Matthew Rozsa | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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Superintendent Ken Amstutz dreamed of propelling his rural Ohio school district into a high-tech future with nearly a million dollars in annual revenue from a single wind farm set to go online this year. That was until the state legislature blocked wind...
From: CleanTechnica | By: Guest Contributor | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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As the prospect of a Trump Presidency became real last year, a number of leading experts on ethics and corruption called on the U.S. General Services Administration, which oversees federal contracts, to cancel the Trump Organization’s lease to operate...
From: New Yorker | By: Adam Davidson | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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Don't hang your hopes on Ivanka Trump being your savior
From: Salon.com | By: Kali Holloway, Alternet | Monday, March 27, 2017
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Islamic State fighters in western Mosul likely herded innocent men, women and children into a building as human shields before the airstrike by the U.S.-led coalition that killed more than 100 people, a top U.S. general revealed Tuesday....
From: Fox News | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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The career of legendary writer and director Larry Cohen will be celebrated at a retrospective of his films in New York, EW can exclusively reveal. The screenings will take place on May 6 and 7 at Manhattan’s newly relaunched Quad Cinema. The retrospective...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Clark Collis | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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China has almost double the CO2 emissions of the United States for the latest figures from 2015.China 10.357 Billion tons of CO2USA 5.414 Billion tons of CO2EU28 3.509 Billion tons of CO2India 2.274 Billion tons of CO2China is slowing the addition of...
From: Next Big Future | By: brian wang | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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The suggested cuts are not official White House proposals, but they suggest the thrust of administration thinking
From: Salon.com | By: Matthew Rozsa | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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“It’s horrible. He’s got people dying in his own jails and he is nowhere to be found”
From: Salon.com | By: Joe Strupp, Media Matters | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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Niki Caro, the New Zealander director behind the upcoming Holocaust drama The Zookeeper’s Wife (in theaters this Friday), burst onto the scene back in 2002 with her debut Whale Rider, which landed Keisha Castle-Hughes a best supporting actress Oscar...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Nicole Sperling | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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