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Some News

Space Junk removal mission
http://www.bbc.com/news/science-environment-41973646

Modern US Attack Submarines (way nicer than the boat I served on in the 80’s)
http://www.businessinsider.com/uss-john-warner-submarine-tour-2017-12/#eichenlaub-shows-us-the-xos-sleeping-quarters-in-this-short-video-26

Oregon’s traffic lights suck (The Ox don’t care)
http://reason.com/blog/2017/12/07/licensing-board-admits-they-cant-silence

Thanks Climate Change: Take a cruise thru th Northwest Passage
https://www.cruisecritic.com/news/news.cfm?ID=8261

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News Of The World

We are so screwed (robots)

Oh, Turtles are cool..
https://theconversation.com/the-secret-to-turtle-hibernation-butt-breathing-86727?utm_campaign=Echobox&utm_medium=Social&utm_source=Twitter#link_time=1511335106

Pakistan calls in the Army due to blasphemy riots
http://www.aljazeera.com/news/2017/11/pakistan-police-clash-anti-blasphemy-protesters-171125152436525.html

Japan doesn’t know what to do with the many tons of Radioactive water from Fukushima
https://www.japantimes.co.jp/news/2017/11/25/national/japan-stalemate-fukushima-radioactive-water-grows-150-tons-day/

EU pulling out of the UK ahead of likely hard Brexit
https://www.citylab.com/equity/2017/11/brexit-just-got-real/546461/


News To You (video)

Extermination of an ISIL convoy (brutal);
https://www.liveleak.com/view?i=044_1498858883

Cool, Supersonic Parchute!

https://www.jpl.nasa.gov/news/news.php?feature=6999

Open carry Swrords or Machete’s in Texas;
http://abc13.com/2265959/

Heard of Morgellons?


World News

Near 30′ waves recorded on Lake Superior, a record for all the Great Lakes..
http://news.wbfo.org/post/great-lakes-record-biggest-wave-ever

Oh hey, Monkey Pox..
https://www.washingtonpost.com/graphics/2017/national/health-science/monkeypox/?tid=sm_tw&utm_term=.f7bc6fd6bee1

Zimbabwe’s Mugabe fired his deputy because she plotted with witchcraft
https://apnews.com/966a6953cbef4dfb9a06894cc935eb6a/Zimbabwe’s-Mugabe-says-fired-deputy-plotted-via-witchcraft

Mike Tyson kicked out of Chile
http://santiagotimes.cl/2017/11/09/u-s-boxer-mike-tyson-denied-entry-into-chile-over-criminal-history/

Women in UK Politics speak out about harassment
https://www.csmonitor.com/World/Europe/2017/1110/As-Weinstein-aftershocks-hit-Westminster-a-watershed-for-British-politics


New News

Iraq’s Arm re-takes Kirkuk without a fight
https://www.theguardian.com/world/2017/oct/17/kurdish-forces-abandon-long-held-lands-to-iraqi-army-and-shia-fighters?CMP=share_btn_link

The proper way to have handled this, would be to ask the Kurds to hand security of Kirkuk back to Iraqi forces and then start negotiating the autonomous lines for their territory.

Um, the US Navy is using X-Box controllers for their Submarine Periscopes.
https://share.america.gov/this-controller-does-double-duty-on-submarine/

UK, you don’t get ti see the Brexit impact study you paid for..
http://www.bbc.com/news/uk-scotland-scotland-politics-41749270

Digging for water in the streets of Tripoli Libya
https://www.reuters.com/article/us-libya-security-tripoli/libyans-dig-for-water-in-latest-test-for-capitals-residents-idUSKBN1CW2SH


Weekly News

114 Pigs suvive truck crash in Ireland, still get slaughtered
https://grapevine.is/news/2017/10/12/114-pigs-get-into-a-car-crash/?utm_content=buffereab63&utm_medium=social&utm_source=twitter.com&utm_campaign=buffer

A Terrorist attempt in North Carolina that got no press, because the guy is white
https://theintercept.com/2017/10/11/terrorist-donald-trump-airport-bomber-estes-asheville/

A Nutty Wedding Day
http://www.bbc.com/news/uk-england-northamptonshire-41609095

Our Bats are dying

https://earther.com/in-a-cave-once-filled-with-bats-nothing-but-eerie-sile-1819377243


New News To Yous

UK Airline Monarch Totally Fails
http://www.bbc.com/news/business-41477267

Russian Soldiers banned from Selfies after being Id’ in Ukraine
http://www.bbc.com/news/world-europe-41510592

Trump leaving Las Vegas this week. Form your own opinion of the “meaning” of the photo. I think it’s leaving before the problem is fixed.

Nazi brain experiments