Deep-Sea Ghost Shark Filmed Alive In Ocean For First Time National Geographic
Should the Super-Rich Save Climate Research from Trump? MIT Technology Review
Do Friedmans Dream of Electric Steeple? The Baffler. Another entry in the burgeoning genre of Thomas Friedman Takedowns.
India to Chair UN Group on ‘Killer Robots’, Open New Page on Arms Control Diplomacy The Wire. Opening new chapter in the history of arms control (which has thus far proven to be such a stunning success).
1917—365 days that shook the world Prospect. Mildly interesting historical recap but the framing is hooey.
The Deep State Blues Kunstler.com
Trump wins Electoral College vote Politico
Who Is Carlos Slim? Donald Trump And Mexican Billionaire Mend Fences Over Mar-A-Lago Dinner? International Business Times
The Mar-a-Lago meeting and journalism’s worst impulses CJR. Plus ça change….
Kissinger calls Trump a ‘phenomenon that foreign countries haven’t seen’ The Hill. Henry the K as unexpected booster of the Donald– obviously angling for a job.
2016 Post Mortem
Bill Clinton: Trump knows how to get ‘angry, white men to vote for him’ Politico. The Big Dog sticks to the talking points.
The Bad Losers (And What They Fear Losing) Counterpunch
Nobody for Bloomberg Jacobin
Don’t believe the Russia hype: Who profits from the new Red Scare? Black Agenda Report
Clinton’s Defeat and the Fake News Conspiracy Counterpunch
More Propaganda Than News Coming Out of Aleppo Counterpunch. Patrick Cockburn’s latest.
Big Brother IS Watching you Watch
Indian Currency Train Wreck
Antidote du jour (one of the world’s rarest ducks, a brown teal, endemic to New Zealand and called pāteke by the Maori, J-LS photo,Tiritiri Matangi Open Sanctuary, August 2016):