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Favorite Rejects 2022-07-18
There's nothing like americans discovering that we have a pensions / insurance company whose entire image is 'you murdered your old rich husband, you need to live fabulously and we support this.'
CA paid family leave increased fertility, driven by higher order births to mothers in their 30s, as well as Hispanic mothers and those with a high school degree
Exclusive here. Synchron has put an FDA approved computing device into a person's brain for the first time. Company has a different approach to and Neauralink (which has more horsepower and deeper implant) and is now the leader with human trials
Of course they're going to give Xi a third term -- and as many more terms as he can stay alive for. The man is GREAT at consolidating power. Just pretty bad at actually using power.
"Date would be right after the 20th party congress in October. The fact that Xi is inviting European leaders to China in November indirectly confirms that he will get a third term as president.. would coincide with the G20 leaders’ summit in Bali" https://t.co/Hr0MVogXC5
Liqian Ren @liqian_ren
We should abolish local control of American schools, disband the vast majority of staff, and replace them with a national teaching force equally rigorous as the Air Force or Navy https://t.co/H4D8mr1QUk
Classroom sits half-empty even as others students want in because students who were automatically enrolled but never attended can't be unenrolled for DEI reasons. Incredible. https://t.co/XhwiAlxSCC
Alex Tabarrok @ATabarrok
Nobody uses this tech anymore, it's too popular
Everyone hates self-checkout but it's spreading anyway because capitalism. (Our local market, which we generally love, just added 8 more of these.😠) https://t.co/X0KVja7qPF
David Roberts @drvolts