Hyperlinks 11/23/2022 | bare capitalism

British man catches completely huge goldfish Boing Boing (resilc)

Warmest Tent on Earth – Pitching within the Siberian Arctic Winter – Ненецкая палатка чум YouTube (resilc)

Nomadic life-style of the northern mountains of Iran in Winter YouTube (resilc). ZOMG, the daddy is hard! Heavy boots and a hat, sure, however no gloves and carrying what seems like a go well with (presumably with a sweater and leggings beneath, however nonetheless….)

Meta AI Bot Contributed to Pretend Analysis and Nonsense Earlier than Being Pulled Offline Gizmodo (Kevin W) versus Meta’s board game-playing AI can cross as a human in diplomacy recreation negotiations New Scientist (Dr. Kevin). Um, some people are actually unhealthy negotiators…

Does Consuming Hashish Enhance Creativity? Nautlius (Micael T)

A 48,500-year-old virus has been revived from Siberian permafrost New Scientist (Dr. Kevin)

#COVID-19

Sufficient time to make one by Christmas:

Asia

Beijing shuts parks, Shanghai tightens entry as China COVID instances rise Reuters

Coronavirus in China: ‘important second’ for Beijing with instances at file excessive South China Morning Publish

Local weather/Surroundings

Carbon Unfavorable Vitality Storage from Deserted Oil Wells Could be a Win, Win, Win Local weather Crock of the Week (Chuck L)

Esa mulls Solaris plan to beam photo voltaic vitality from house BBC. Resilc: “Too many Star Warzzzz films and the EU can’t maintain the lights on this month.”

Tiny Aerosols Pose a Large Predicament in a Warming World Wired (resilc)

China?

China Pronounces New Social Credit score Legislation MIT Know-how Assessment

Enormous Foxconn iPhone plant in China rocked by recent employee unrest Reuters

Previous Blighty

NHS bosses in Scotland focus on having rich pay for therapy BBC (resilc)

The cost sheet towards Brexit’s responsible males simply retains rising Chris Gray (guurst)

Bolsonaro contests Brazil election loss, needs votes voided Related Press (David L)

New Not-So-Chilly Warfare

Ukrainian Penalties: Vitality in Europe YouTube (resilc)

Putin’s nuclear grip on Europe might spark one other vitality disaster, skilled warns Categorical

Ukraine to hike transit charges for Russian oil to EU RT. Kevin W: Additionally issues with the Ukraine swiping fuel from Moldova’s deliveries – ‘Gazprom threatens cut-off over Ukrainian theft‘

Europe’s Wind Business Is Stumbling When It’s Wanted Most New York Occasions (resilc)

Poor French households ‘having to decide on between consuming and heating’ this winter France 24

OFAC Steering on Implementation of the Value Cap Coverage for Crude Oil of Russian Federation Origin U.S. Treasury. The “who’s liable” half is identical as we flagged earlier: Tier 1 are events who’ve direct entry to cost data like brokers and merchants. Different events can depend on their attestation as long as there isn’t a motive to suspect humorous enterprise. Mixing oil supposedly doesn’t make it non-Russia aside from residues. Ban supposedly extends to everybody concerned, like ship house owners, insurers, customs brokers, and nationwide ship registries. Nothing on enforcement or punishments.

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EU plans subsidy conflict chest as business faces ‘existential’ risk from US Politico

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Ukraine Warfare Day #272: Why Shell A Nuclear Energy Plant? Thriller Defined Terrible Avalanche (guurst)

It’s Costing Peanuts for the US to Defeat Russia CEPA. Stephen:

This delusional advertorial may be value linking to. Underlines your earlier feedback that there’s restricted / no urge for food for the US to make peace, and loads of cash being poured into the conflict get together.

Clearly, Ukrainian lives don’t rely in the associated fee profit evaluation both, in accordance with authors like this.

The foremost UK conflict business firm BAe Methods is without doubt one of the sponsors of CEPA that hosts this drivel, together with Lockheed et al. So (amazingly) is Mercedes. The cash go spherical of conflict as a enterprise appears very actual.

Ukraine to protest over Orban scarf displaying Hungary together with a part of Ukraine Reuters (resilc)

Syraqistan

Home Members Push for U.N. Oversight of Yemen Atrocities Intercept

World Cup 2022: Yemen’s Houthis congratulate Saudi Arabia for win over Argentina Center East Eye (resilc)

Saudi Arabia executes 12 folks with swords even after Crown Prince’s promise to chop again Mirror

Israel: Netanyahu requested the world to neglect the occupation. Ben-Gvir needs it entrance and centre Center East Eye (resilc)

Imperial Collapse Watch

US primacy is relegated to the sidelines at World Cup Accountable Statecraft

‘Not the progress I might have hoped for’: Pentagon fails newest monetary audit Breaking Protection. From final week, nonetheless germane.

McCarthy calls on DHS Secretary Mayorkas to resign, threatens impeachment inquiry The Hill

Blood Telegram – Bangladesh 1971 Adam Tooze (resilc)

Trump

Some Recommendation for Jack Smith, the New Particular Counsel within the Trump Investigations New York Occasions (David L)

Supreme Courtroom Clears Home Panel to Get Trump’s Tax Returns Bloomberg

Ron DeSantis must overcome Donald Trump within the 2024 GOP major Vox. Resilc: “Trump eats him for brunch.”

Biden

Biden extends scholar mortgage repayments freeze amid lawsuits BBC

Supreme Courtroom agrees to listen to Jack Daniel’s trademark case towards canine toy firm CNBC. Kevin W: “Priorities!”

Parkland dad or mum named Broward chair, replaces DeSantis appointee Miami Herald (furzy)

The Bezzle

Christie’s Pulled a $25 Million T-Rex Skeleton From Public sale After Specialists Pointed Out That Most of Its Bones Are Replicas ArtNews (Jules)

Crypto: Everybody Was Simply That Silly Heisenberger Report (resilc)

Senators press Constancy to rethink permitting bitcoin entry in 401(okay) plans MarketWatch (resilc)

With tens of hundreds of vehicles in inventory, Tesla will minimize costs Huxiu (resilc, unique right here)

Zoom Shares Plunge 90% From Peak As Pandemic Increase Fades Reuters

What Would Breaking Up Ticketmaster and Dwell Nation Really Do? New York Journal (resilc)

‘Supervisor began capping folks’: Cops say SEVEN individuals are killed together with the shooter throughout bloody Walmart rampage as employee reveals ‘supervisor’ opened hearth on workers in break room Each day Mail

As a substitute of Black Friday, attempt Purchase Nothing Day! Boing Boing

Class Warfare

Severely unwell refusing sicknotes as they can’t afford time without work, says GPs’ head Guardian

Joe Biden Is Lastly Shifting Towards Permitting Chapter to Get rid of Pupil Debt Jacobin (resilc)

Canada: Why the nation needs to usher in 1.5m immigrants by 2025 BBC

Decide orders Amazon to cease retaliating towards union organizers MarketWatch (resilc)

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