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if speed(ing)/drugs/alcohol are not factors in the collision… then this child's death can be laid squarely on the street design
Get out your bingo cards. -Passive voice? Check -Driver "very cooperative?" Check -Speed, drugs or alcohol are not factors in the collision? Check https://t.co/XQH8YFrwQz
Warren J. Wells 🚴🏙️ @WarrenJWells
This is the funniest shit. Ever since @Scott_Wiener's SB 828 become law which increased the housing requirements for CA cities far more than previous years, NIMBYs have alleged it was artificially inflated and demanded an audit. State auditor says the numbers weren't high enough
Darrell Owens @IDoTheThinking
The media and Twitter/Facebook reactions to the hunter biden laptop story is the most blatant example of partisan bias by these institutions I can remember. bariweiss.substack.com/p/tgif-disinfo…
One of Russian military helicopters shot down over Ukraine was photographed before carrying a “to Berlin” slogan, clearly revealing Russians’ idea they are in fight against Germany as well. So much about “but please do not provoke Russia” and “it is only Putin”. From
NEWS: Russia used US dollars to payout $117 million in coupon payments on 2 Eurobonds, I'm told Treasury has said US sanctions don't prohibit these debt payments Russia says the payment on dollar bonds is w/Citigroup Follow-the-money here -->
And more than 60% of very liberal Americans believe that mask mandates should continue for the foreseeable future. Most moderates and conservatives see mandates as a temporary strategy that should end this year.
The last time the yield curve inverted all the smart people explained it’s not a reliable recession indicator and then for our sins the Macro Gods sent a plague to punish us for our lack of faith.
“It’s like YIMBYs want New Yorkers to ignore the last fifty years” The last 50 years:
The thing I don't understand about NYC YIMBYs is that no upzoning here has ever led to rents falling in that neighborhood. Quite the contrary. This is why poor neighborhoods fight upzoning. Its like YIMBYs want New Yorkers to ignore the last fifty years.
Molly Crabapple🇵🇷 @mollycrabapple
While I learned some interesting facts from this thread, I do not believe that this is the reason why women’s sports institutions exist.
3/20 Let's unpack this a little: A. Women's sport exists as a category because the dominance of men athletes was threatened by women competing. We see this over and over again in the history of sport...
Dr Sheree Bekker @shereebekker
Three Russian cosmonauts just launched to the International Space Station on a Russian rocket, from Kazakhstan. The color scheme of their space attire as they came aboard the station is rather striking.