The Never-Aging Ants With a Terrible Secret Atlantic
UFOs Aren’t Real Richard Hanani’s Newsletter
In Defense Of Bird Names American Conservative
Australia offers cash to ‘work in paradise’ Asia Times
How to Vaccinate Every Country Project Syndicate
What England’s new vaccine passport could mean for covid tech’s next act MIT Technology Review
How US Intelligence Community Views Rivalry With Russia and China Valdai Discussion Club (Micael)
Judge Orders California City to Zone for Affordable Housing Capital & Main
Con of the Week: Greensill Capital Matt Taibbi TK News
Bitcoin recovers from day’s worst losses as Elon Musk says Tesla will NOT sell its holdings and the company’s crypto horde returns to the black with a net gain of $200M – and celebrities who bought early are also up big Daily Mail
Jan. 6 was overwhelmingly Trump boomers who hadn’t moved from their couch in ages. Two of them literally dropped dead of a heart attack. One died of a speed overdose. The other got shot in the neck. None brandished weapons inside the Capitol. Where is The Insurrection™ now? https://t.co/1j0lO3CoNJ
— Glenn Greenwald (@ggreenwald) May 19, 2021
Gov. Greg Abbott signs ‘fetal heartbeat’ bill banning most abortions in Texas Austin American Statesman
‘You’re a really dull class’: Joe’s Navy jokes fall flat at tough crowd Coast Guard graduation as he tells them about the time he sprayed a dorm supervisor with a fire extinguisher in college Daily Mail
A wider war spreads fast and far in Myanmar Asia Times
The Best Thing Jimmy Carter Ever Did Counterpunch
With this one, Tom Cotton should get to hold the “dumbest man in Washington” orb for at least a week. https://t.co/pgxSzavaxt
— Matt Taibbi (@mtaibbi) May 18, 2021
We published a video interviewing two journalists in Gaza and @YouTube removed it, claiming it violated its policy on “violent criminal orgs”?
Does @Google consider Palestinian journalists to be “criminals”?
— The Grayzone (@TheGrayzoneNews) May 19, 2021
Antidote du Jour (via):
See yesterday’s Links and Antidote du Jour here.