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When media lie

An Egyptian man takes a hostage at knifepoint in the Milan cathedral, threatening to slit his victim's throat. A once reputable Italian paper tells its readers that police "convinced him to lay down his weapon and release the hostage", when in fact, for everyone to see on video, police had to forcefully overwhelm him. The full and unredacted video, in turn, explodes on social media.

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Not just “Black lives matter”? “Climate change” scare a scam, too, long-time alarmist says while offering his apologies

After it has come to light that "Black Lives Matter" is a marxist - and blatantly racist - organization that could not care less about equal opportunity but that, according to rally signs exhibited by "activists", simply wants to "kill" or "eat the rich", now the climate change scare appears to be crumbling to pieces as well: It appears we now have the Edward Snowden of climate change alarmism.

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Why does the stock market keep rising when America goes up in flames?

The stock market continues to rise as we had written Thursday night was more likely than not, which does not quite seem logical given the headlines dominating world news. In a short break from pestiferous programming work, we hazard a quick attempt at a "logical" explanation "thinking around two corners".

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