Thursday 28th of January 2021

Gus Leonisky's blog

this is america: popeye biden is in front...

america has a major toothache...

Does Moscow want a Biden or Trump victory? For Russia, it really makes no difference who wins the US election. Here’s why

 

donald trump nach der us wahl der hausbesetzer....

defending

In the history of the U.S., no president has ever moved from the White House into prison. But after four years of Trump, that scenario is not completely implausible.

covid-19 — science...

spikes   The severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) spike protein enables viral entry into host cells by binding to the angiotensin-converting enzyme 2 (ACE2) receptor and is a major target for neutralizing antibodies. About 20 to 40 spikes decorate the surface of virions.

the two ingredients of a generalised revolution?...it won't happen...

order

The Western model, based on capitalism and democracy, no longer manages to defend the general interest or guarantee popular sovereignty. By accumulating these two failures, it brings together the two ingredients of a generalized revolution.

every votes in rorttown and miraclesports-city must be counted...

saint scott

Prime Minister Scott Morrison says he has "great confidence" in the US, despite uncertainty around the presidential election.

 

before fake news and twittering presidential fingers...

jean

This extract from Jean Shepherd book, "In God We Trust, All Others pay Cash" reminds us that America, this fierce nation of superior philosophers escaped from the zoos of Europe, was full to the brim with the up and coming ancestors of present gamers.

 

anyone for world title biffo?

navy   The 2020 presidential campaigns have ignored foreign policy more this year than in any election since the turn of the century, but the 2020 election will have significant foreign policy consequences no matter the outcome.

for a national climate adaptation policy...

bushfire

The Royal Commission into National Natural Disaster Arrangements (Bushfire RC) report is eagerly awaited not only by eminent fire fighter Greg Mullins who hopes it will lead to action to reduce climate change emissions but by all anxious Australians who recognise our government’s negligence by not preparing a national climate adaptation plan. Hopefully the Bushfire RC report will be a first step in its delivery.

 

putting science to work for peace...

peace

Having seen groups in conflict all over the globe, Bruneau began to reflect on how the antipathy people have about opposing groups was surprisingly consistent. 

still looking to make the beast of democracy work…

dick    Everyone knows (everyone should) the joke about the pheasant plucker. But no-one told it so well as Dick Emery.

good news

states

HORRORSCOPE...

horroscope2

Donald Trump is a Gemini—the clever, fast-talking sign governed by Mercury the messenger. Love him or loathe him, you have to give it to the Donald: The man has coined some snappy soundbites. 

 

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