Links and Notes - Sun, Aug 11, 2019

Three years ago today, I considered this to be Dad's last good day.

11:12 p.m.

Aug 11, 2019 10:52 pm EDT
Weather : Overcast
Temperature : 70 F
Humidity : 76%
Wind Speed : SSW 3 mph
Barometer : 29.98 in
Dewpoint: 62 F
Visibility : 10.00 statute miles

8:18 p.m.

Great weather. Scissor-grinder Cicada orchestra is singing loudly. Impressive. Love it.

While walking Barney this morning, I saw four AMRO on a sidewalk around the corner of our house. I did not see robins in our yard, of course. "Our" robins moved on during the past week.

Date and Time: 08:15 PM, Sun, Aug 11, 2019
Summary: Partly Cloudy
Air Temp: 80 F
Dew Point: 59 F
Humidity: 49 %
Wind Direction: South-Southwest
Wind Speed: 2 mph
Wind Gust: 4 mph
Apparent Air Temp: 81 F
Pressure: 29.97 inches
UV Index: Low : 0.0
Cloud Cover: 14 % : Mostly Clear
Precip Probability: 0 %
Precip Intensity: 0.0 : No Precip
Precip Type:
Visibility: 8.918 miles
Nearest Precip Distance: 77 miles
Nearest Precip Bearing: West


Four writers who are constantly online talk about reclaiming and retraining their attention span in an economy built on capturing and manipulating it

get off social media. no more facebook, twitter, instagram, etc. EZ.

Is MSNBC no different from InfoWars, the site that runs on conspiracy theories? Well, today, they’re certainly no daylight between them.

And alas, that brings us to MSNBC host Joy Reid who alleges that Barr could be behind the death of Epstein, while other MSNBC guests and hosts inferred Russia. Put down the crack pipe, everyone

the theories will linger for YEARS.

the war on the media, executed by the sanders campaign.

In the press office, numerous journalists complained about what they saw as appalling treatment of the press.

Following the scuffle, Sanders went on to buy and consume a corn dog from a local vendor.

that's disgusting.