Even some of Trump’s surrogates and staffers seemed resigned to falling short. There was talk of how much blame to put on recalcitrant party leaders such as Speaker of the House Paul Ryan or Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell. Hour, the news from Florida and North Carolina and even Georgia suggested that new voters, and especially Hispanics, were giving Clinton a chance to win these states.
Speaking of TV, another related area Google has now entered is with their new product Chromecast, which is basically a $35 bridge that beams web video to your TV screen. One of the reasons I believe Google wanted to get into this is because Apple’s biggest seller in 2013 was Apple TV. So, of course, Google wants to get in on that.
I was on a flight last week where a guy in First got into a yelling argument with the FA about having his laptop in the seat back pocket during takeoff and landing. He swore up and down he was under the limit. Dude, you were lucky enough to pull an upgrade.
As others have already written, many in the media and the pundit class by the outcome of the election, failing to understand the forces that led to the victory of President elect Donald J. Trump over Hillary Clinton. There were multiple reasons for that, including polling that was simply off.
ZWERDLING: Marmar says when you extrapolate those findings, it suggests that more than a quarter of a million Vietnam vets still struggle every day. And Judith Broder says those findings should make you worry about what’s going to happen with the troops who fought in Iraq and Afghanistan. Broder’s also a psychiatrist.
Some of the messaging surrounding African Americans at the convention is inextricably connected to Trump’s crime rhetoric, as well. In a Monday night speech, Milwaukee County Sheriff David Clarke declared that “blue lives matter,” then sharply criticized the Black Lives Matter movement: “So many of the actions of the Occupy movement and Black Lives Matter transcend peaceful protest, and violates the code of conduct we rely on. I call it anarchy.” That same night, Trump accused the movement of “essentially calling death to police.” (The Black Lives Matter website explains that the group “is not an anti police officer movement” and “is not trying to make the world more unsafe for police officers; it hopes to make police officers less of a threat to communities of color.”)..
Martian Manhunter and Miss MartianI don like Rand books. I not an Objectivist, but I do like the handful of her essays that I read (On the Nature of Government, Man Rights, and What is Capitalism all come to mind). They all clear and concise. 23, 2018″ > >Mary J. Blige stop crying all these happy tears over her two Oscar nodsTre AndersonMusician Mary J. Blige earned her first ever Oscar nominations on Tuesday for supporting actress and original song for Dee Rees’ World War II drama “Mudbound.” The nine time Grammy Award winner reflected on her latest achievements in a morning chat with the Los Angeles Times.