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U.S. Needs fewer college degrees. (pbs.org)
by tovarichpeter on 5 Sep 2017  54 comments, latest 25 days ago
http://www.pbs.org/newshour/up #education

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Town rejects Comcast. Will build its own municipal fiber system. (arstechnica.com)
by tovarichpeter on 11 Dec 2018  22 comments, latest 9 months ago
https://arstechnica.com/tech-p

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"Illegals" pay $12 billion in taxes. Trump pays nothing (thefiscaltimes.com)
by tovarichpeter on 20 Oct 2016  13 comments, latest 3 years ago
http://www.thefiscaltimes.com/ A new nationwide study on the fiscal implications of illegal immigration concludes that millions of undocumented immigrants are paying billions of dollar in taxes into state and local coffers,...

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Legalized pot causes Mexican drug cartels revenue to plumet (blog.sfgate.com)
by tovarichpeter on 8 Mar 2016  6 comments, latest 4 years ago
http://blog.sfgate.com/smellth Mexican manufacturers of illegal marijuana bricks have driven down prices as residents in California, Colorado, and Washington state now have safe access to reasonably affordable medical marijuana and/or recreational...

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Video “Please don’t shoot me” (nytimes.com)
by tovarichpeter on 11 Dec 2017  29 comments, latest 2 years ago
#politicshttps://www.nytimes.c

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This chat bot will argue with Comcast for you. (thepennyhoarder.com)
by tovarichpeter on 26 Jan 2018  3 comments, latest 2 years ago
https://www.thepennyhoarder.co

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Trump creates 10 million new jobs for fact checkers (newyorker.com)
by tovarichpeter on 24 Jan 2017  7 comments, latest 3 years ago
http://www.newyorker.com/humor In less than a week as President, Donald J. Trump has created ten million jobs for fact checkers, the Department of Labor has confirmed.

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Making America more like Scandinavia (theatlantic.com)
by tovarichpeter on 12 Jul 2016  118 comments, latest 24 days ago
http://www.theatlantic.com/pol A once powerful demographic group is losing ground in American politics. For most of the countrys history, white Christian Americathe cultural and political edifice built primarily by white Protestant...

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freespeechforever has bad accident in East Bay (eastbaytimes.com)
by tovarichpeter on 4 Oct 2016  4 comments, latest 3 years ago
http://www.eastbaytimes.com/20

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"Comey is trying to swing election" (businessinsider.com)
by tovarichpeter on 29 Oct 2016  26 comments, latest 3 years ago
http://www.businessinsider.com Nobel Memorial Prize-winning economist and New York Times op-ed columnist Paul Krugman slammed the FBI's "disgraceful" announcement Friday that it will reopen its investigation into Hillary Clinton's use of...

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Riders giving up on BART (sfchronicle.com)
by tovarichpeter on 10 Feb 2018  13 comments, latest 2 years ago
https://www.sfchronicle.com/ba

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SFPD keystone cops now working as terrorists for Apple, who trains them! (sanfrancisco.cbslocal.com)
by tovarichpeter on 19 Jan 2018  5 comments, latest 2 years ago
http://sanfrancisco.cbslocal.c now trains SF cops https://www.forbes.com/sites/t

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A Prop 13 overhaul would raise billions (mercurynews.com)
by tovarichpeter on 7 Feb 2018  46 comments, latest 2 years ago
http://www.mercurynews.com/201

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American cities are unlivable. Blame wealthy liberals. (nytimes.com)
by tovarichpeter on 23 May 2019  13 comments, latest 4 months ago
https://www.nytimes.com/2019/0 The demise of a California housing measure shows how progressives abandon progressive values in their own backyards. ...The basic problem is the steady collapse of livability. Across my home...

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Flight attendants union says airplane seats are torture (they’re right) (cnn.com)
by tovarichpeter on 18 Jul 2019  26 comments, latest 2 months ago
https://www.cnn.com/2019/07/17

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BART will close stations rather than clean and patrol them (sfchronicle.com)
by tovarichpeter on 7 Mar 2018  5 comments, latest 2 years ago
https://www.sfchronicle.com/ba BART says it has “No alternative”

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How Ronald Reagan raided the Social Security Trust Fund (fedsmith.com)
by tovarichpeter on 27 Jul 2015  13 comments, latest 4 years ago
http://www.fedsmith.com/2013/1 Ronald Reagan was one of the most popular presidents in modern history. As a former Hollywood actor, he had an uncommon degree of charisma. The conservatives absolutely loved Reagan...

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Polls say Trump won handily, Rubio third (thehill.com)
by tovarichpeter on 29 Oct 2015  16 comments, latest 4 years ago
http://thehill.com/blogs/ballo Drudge has Trump beating his closest competition during the event by approximately 32 points among its respondents. He earned 54 percent compared to 22 percent for Sen. Ted Cruz...

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Saudi Arabia's phoney war on terror (project-syndicate.org)
by tovarichpeter on 10 Jan 2016  5 comments, latest 4 years ago
https://www.project-syndicate. Containing the scourge of Islamist terror will be impossible without containing the ideology that drives it: Wahhabism, a messianic, jihad-extolling form of Sunni fundamentalism whose international expansion has been...

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Tech workers want to leave Silicon Valley (qz.com)
by tovarichpeter on 29 Feb 2016  134 comments, latest 4 years ago
http://qz.com/627414/tech-work A growing number of engineers and tech workers from the San Francisco Bay Area are looking to leave Silicon Valley for burgeoning tech hubs such as Austin, Texas, and...

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Needing a license to work promotes inequality (money.cnn.com)
by tovarichpeter on 17 Jun 2016  2 comments, latest 3 years ago
http://money.cnn.com/2016/06/1 That 5-fold rise is due mostly to an increase in the number of professions that require a license. Like most economic policies, occupational licensing has benefits and costs. To...

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Bay Area techies want to flee far away from Bay Area (blog.sfgate.com)
by tovarichpeter on 28 Jun 2016  1 comment, latest 3 years ago
http://blog.sfgate.com/onthebl

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Saturday's Meet Up with Patrick
by tovarichpeter on 13 Jul 2016  5 comments, latest 3 years ago
Well Saturday it's either the big Gun Show at the Solano Fairgrounds, or meeting Patrick and a pastrami sandwich. I'm opting for Patrick.and pastrami.

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New Raiders stadium: If they build it YOU will pay (theguardian.com)
by tovarichpeter on 14 Jul 2016  2 comments, latest 3 years ago
https://www.theguardian.com/us Nevada if the state covers more than half of the $1.4bn construction costs for a top-of-the-line sports dome. It would be the largest taxpayer subsidy ever provided for an...

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FBI report on Clinton actually vindicates her (forbes.com)
by tovarichpeter on 2 Sep 2016  54 comments, latest 3 years ago
http://www.forbes.com/sites/ch

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Mission residents fighting affordable housing (sf.curbed.com)
by tovarichpeter on 7 Oct 2016  4 comments, latest 3 years ago
http://sf.curbed.com/2016/10/6 Mission housing development: Its 100 percent affordable units, its aimed at sheltering seniors, and its the product of not one but two non-profit developers, including the Missions own Mission...

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How the Rules of the Modern Economy Were Structured to Make the rich richer (org.salsalabs.com)
by tovarichpeter on 1 Nov 2016  4 comments, latest 3 years ago
http://org.salsalabs.com/o/967 His book shows that upward redistribution was not the result of globalization and the natural workings of the market. Rather, it was the result of conscious policies that were...

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FCC plans to end net neutrality (wired.com)
by tovarichpeter on 1 Mar 2017  3 comments, latest 2 years ago
https://www.wired.com/2017/03/ Ajit Pai, the new chairman of the FCC, doesn’t like the net neutrality rules enforced by the agency President Trump named him to lead. He voted against them as...

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Saudi Arabia exposed as murderous dictatorship (informationclearinghouse.info)
by tovarichpeter on 26 May 2017  18 comments, latest 2 years ago
http://www.informationclearing Documentary Exposes the Horror of Life in Saudi ArabiaVideoA woman beheaded in the road. Five headless corpses hanging from cranes.What the film makes abundantly clear is that the country...

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Join Bay Area YIMBY now (eastbaytimes.com)
by tovarichpeter on 25 Aug 2017  5 comments, latest 2 years ago
http://www.eastbaytimes.com/20 This apartment complex went up not long ago in Fremont’s Centerville district. But the Bay Area’s housing supply remains unusually tight and prices keep rising. Thursday, an array of...

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Scientists say global warming is almost all natural (phys.org)
by tovarichpeter on 23 Aug 2017  22 comments, latest 2 years ago
https://phys.org/news/2017-08- CC0 Public Domain Australian biologist Jennifer Marohasy and computer scientist John Abbot have published a paper in the journal GeoResJ outlining their study of climate change using neural network...

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Oprah will bring quackery to WH (latimes.com)
by tovarichpeter on 10 Jan 2018  6 comments, latest 2 years ago
http://www.latimes.com/busines

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Stunning admission by Aetna may reshape insurance industry (cnn.com)
by tovarichpeter on 12 Feb 2018  7 comments, latest 2 years ago
https://www.cnn.com/2018/02/11

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Cops lying in court! Say it’s not so (nytimes.com)
by tovarichpeter on 26 Jan 2018  12 comments, latest 2 years ago
https://www.nytimes.com/2018/0

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Why it costs so much to go to the dentist (scottsdaleindependent.com)
by tovarichpeter on 26 Jan 2018  3 comments, latest 2 years ago
https://www.scottsdaleindepend

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Testing positive for weed no longer bar to employment (bloomberg.com)
by tovarichpeter on 29 Jan 2018  5 comments, latest 2 years ago
https://www.bloomberg.com/news

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SV considers the Bay Area now “broken” (phys.org)
by tovarichpeter on 20 Apr 2018  6 comments, latest a year ago
https://phys.org/news/2018-04-

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Men On Strike. (the-american-interest.com)
by tovarichpeter on 16 Jun 2018  15 comments, latest a year ago
https://www.the-american-inter

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LA sex crimes investigator charged with rape (latimes.com)
by tovarichpeter on 20 Nov 2018  1 comment, latest 10 months ago
https://www.latimes.com/local/

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Most Americans against getting more politically correct (npr.org)
by tovarichpeter on 24 Jan 2019  10 comments, latest 8 months ago
https://www.npr.org/2018/12/19
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