Mike Pence says history will hold Trump 'accountable' for Jan. 6 riot - UPI.com
Via: TᵢG • News & Politics • 140 Comments • 12 Likes • 2 weeks ago
“Former Vice President Mike Pence said history will hold Donald Trump "accountable" for his role in the riot at the U.S. Capitol on Jan. 6, 2021, in...”
Pence himself speaking publicly. It is about time he weigh in on this.
Scientists find a way to suck up carbon pollution, turn it into baking soda and store it in the oceans | CNN
Via: TᵢG • Critical Thinkers • 163 Comments • 10 Likes • 3 days ago
“Scientists have set out a way to suck planet-heating carbon pollution from the air, turn it into sodium bicarbonate and store it in oceans,...”
Very early in the process but a seemingly doable idea is nonetheless encouraging. Given the irrational denial of AGW, a cooperative societal solution has never seemed likely. Hopefully science and technology can come through for us.
A side-by-side look at the Trump, Biden classified documents | AP News
Via: TᵢG • News & Politics • 311 Comments • 12 Likes • 2 months ago
“The revelation that potentially classified materials were discovered at think tank offices formerly used by President Joe Biden has prompted...”
Facts for those inclined to use such things.
World Cup: U.S. defeats Iran on Christian Pulisic goal to advance
Via: TᵢG • Sports • 17 Comments • 4 Likes • 4 months ago
“The United States defeated Iran on a goal by Christian Pulisic to advance to the round of 16 at the World Cup. The U.S. will face the Netherlands...”
Just had to win this one!!
By: TᵢG • Critical Thinkers • 444 Comments • 14 Likes • 4 months ago • LOCKED
“Keep defending Trump and he will secure the plurality and become the GoP nominee. He will then lose the general election and you will have...”
Trump has announced his candidacy. He is yet again running for PotUS. He seeks the GoP nomination. Most people recognize that Trump will likely lose in a general election. Thus if the GoP nominates Trump they will ipso facto place the D nominee in the oval office. Hard to imagine that a...
Rare Earth Elements: Where in the World Are They?
Via: TᵢG • News & Politics • 41 Comments • 10 Likes • 7 months ago
“Rare earth elements are the critical ingredients for a greener economy, making their reserves increasingly valuable to global supply chains.”
China's rare earth dominance gives it a major upper hand given the future of the planet depends upon rare earth elements. [ An older article but still highly relevant. ]
United States' Response to Motion for Judicial Oversight and Additional Relief
By: TᵢG • News & Politics • 109 Comments • 7 Likes • 7 months ago
“... the Government Seized Thirty-Three Boxes, Containers, or Items of Evidence, Which Contained over a Hundred Classified Records, Including...”
A legal response including a timeline for NARA attempting to get classified documents back from Trump's residence. Here is a link to an article that puts this all in context: Here is a link to the full detail of the response: Here is a summary of the timeline contained in the response:...
CNN Exclusive: 'Ludicrous.' 'Ridiculous.' 'A complete fiction.': Former Trump officials say his claim of 'standing order' to declassify is nonsense - CNNPolitics
Via: TᵢG • News & Politics • 14 Comments • 6 Likes • 8 months ago
“In the days since the FBI seized classified and top secret documents from Donald Trump's Mar-a-Lago resort, the former President and his allies...”
Not surprising that there is no evidence of a declassification.
FBI took 11 sets of classified material from Trump's Mar-a-Lago home while investigating possible Espionage Act violations
Via: TᵢG • News & Politics • 77 Comments • 12 Likes • 8 months ago
“The Justice Department removed 11 sets of classified documents from former President Donald Trump's Mar-a-Lago residence while executing a search...”
This story is growing teeth. Stay tuned.