On a Wing and a Song—Bats Belt Out High-Pitched Tunes to Woo Mates Scientific American
Vollgeld defeat comes as a relief to central bankers FT. Speaking of bats…
Daimler Trucks lowers expectations on self-driving tech FT. Note: “Mr Musk told shareholders last week that “fully-enhanced self-driving” in its passenger cars would be available in a couple of months.” Wrong. Musk tweeted “we will begin to enable full self-driving ,” whatever that means.
Domino’s Pizza unveils U.S. infrastructure project filling potholes Yahoo Finance. Oh for pity’s sake.
Trump and Kim sign ‘comprehensive’ document to end summit The Hill. “[T]he contents of which remain unknown.” Frankly, I’m surprised Bolton allowed anything to be signed.
Why Do Democrats Want to Sabotage North Korea Talks? Counterpunch (EM).
Tearful Rodman claims vindication for Kim ties Agence France Presse. While hawking his coin operation his T-shirt, I am sad to say.
The Hard Part for Trump: Making North Korea Keep Its Summit Promises WSJ. And vice versa, surely, given that the United States is not agreement-capable.
This Is Bigger Than a Meeting With Kim Jong Un Defense One
Trump’s Creative Destruction of the International Order Foreign Policy
Donald Trump’s New World Order The New Yorker
New Cold War
There’s actually lots of evidence of Trump-Russia collusion Matthew Yglesias, Vox
Soft Power Irrussianality
G7: the most honest summit – ever! The Interpreter. From the heart of the Australian national security establishment….
Democrats in Disarray
Net Neutrality Loss Could Rekindle ISP Alternatives for Internet Access Scientific American. If only one of them could serve Yves’ apartment!
Police State Watch
Imperial Collapse Watch
Seattle City Council to consider repeal of head tax less than a month after approving it Seattle Times. That was fast.
A Tale Of Two Tonys The American Conservative
Before Colin Kaepernick, There Was Eartha Kitt Medium (GF). GF: “I hadn’t heard this story before even though I was part of the protest generation in 1968. It is amazing!”
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See yesterday’s Links and Antidote du Jour here.