Scientists find evidence of humans making clothes 120,000 years ago Guardian (The Rev Kev)
Can Flight Attendants Tell If You Don’t Put Your Phone Into Airplane Mode? Conde Nast Traveler
Italy’s Book Doctor Craftsmanship Quarterly
Why Facebook is using Ray-Ban to stake a claim on our faces MIT Technology Review
Droplets with coronaviruses last longer than previously thought Medical Express (RM)
VIRTUAL MEETING Vaccines and Related Biological Products Advisory Committee Video of the FDA meeting.
mRNA Covid-19 Vaccines in Pregnant Women New England Journal of Medicine
Vaccine nasal sprays aim to ‘shut door’ on virus Japan Times (saywhat?)
Facebook deletes accounts of German anti-lockdown group Deutsche Welle
COVID-19 relief money could help pay for Alabama prisons Montgomery Advertiser
The tangled history of mRNA vaccines Nature (Dr. Kevin)
mRNA’s History- And Its Future Science (Dr. Kevin)
Biologists Rethink the Logic Behind Cells’ Molecular Signals Quanta (David L)
Biden Doctrine appears in the Persian Gulf Asia Times (The Rev Kev)
Joe goes MIA (again): Biden, 78, hits the beach as the Pentagon admits it killed seven kids in a drone strike, the French recall their ambassador, the FDA blows up his booster plans and 12,000 Haitian migrants set up camp under a bridge in Texas Daily Mail
Biden team ratchets up counter-terrorism talk — but to what end? Responsible Statecraft
NOVICHOK SECRET PARALYZES BRITISH DOCTORS FOLLOWING GERMAN DOCTOR’S DISCLOSURES Dances with Bears. John Helmer.
CLEARING THE TINDERBOX Science
Does America Hate the “Poorly Educated”? TK News. Matt Taibbi.
The revival of the anti-monopoly labor tradition… https://t.co/e4SUjwlDcq
— Matt Stoller (@matthewstoller) September 17, 2021
Our Famously Free Press
This is a really bad look. https://t.co/i2e5e8451y
— Matt Taibbi (@mtaibbi) September 17, 2021
The only reason the Pentagon was forced to admit its drone strike story was false is all eyes were on Kabul, which enabled the NYT’s superb investigation proving the story was false. But usually, the same thing happens and they don’t get caught – thanks to media stenographers. pic.twitter.com/vr0dXaciyi
— Glenn Greenwald (@ggreenwald) September 18, 2021
Those reports about scores of Afghan civilians killed by US troops firing wildly after the airport suicide bomb have been totally buried.https://t.co/sCxgPhGS9Q
— Mark Ames (@MarkAmesExiled) September 18, 2021
France recalls ambassadors from US and Australia in protest over submarine deal South China Morning Post
Occupy Wall Street
Occupy Wall Street at 10: It Was Annoying, But It Changed the World Jacobin. Doug Henwood.
Occupy Wall Street Changed Everything New York Magazine
— Dracula Awareness Activist (@bombsfall) September 17, 2021
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