News Summary for Week of July 02, 2020

8/02/2020 0700 HST Global Covid Cases: 18,134,406 Global Covid Deaths: 690,787 New Deaths: 40,065 average of 5724 per day – this is down slightly from last week’s 6235 US Covid Cases: 4,783,757 US Covid Deaths: 158,094 New Deaths: 8537 average of 1,220 per day, up significantly from last week’s...

News Update for Week of 7/26/2020

7/26/2020 Global Covid Cases: 16,306,788 Global Covid Deaths: 650,122 New Deaths: 43,648 avg of 6235 per day up from 5340 last week US Covid Cases: 4,336,782 US Covid Deaths: 149,557 New Deaths: 6631 avg of 947 per day up from 764 last week Hawaii Covid Cases: 1620 Hawaii Covid...

The Week in Review for July 19, 2020

This is my weekly update for the week ending July 19, 2020. I’m sure I missed a lot of important stories so please feel free to comment on them below. Global Covid 19 Cases: 14,495,636 Global Covid 19 Deaths: 606,474 37,377 newly dead, this is an average of 5,340...

News Roundup for Week ending July 12, 2020

This is my weekly news roundup for the week of 7/12/20/   World Covid Cases: 12,925,331 World Covid Deaths: 569,097 (34084 newly dead – 4,869/day – from 4639 last week) :   US. Covid Cases: 3,380,429 US Covid Deaths: 137576 (5189 newly dead – 741 deaths per day from...

Weekly News Update – July 5, 2020

Here’s my weekly Sunday Update for the week preceding July 5th, 2020.   The pace of important news has become so rapid that it’s difficult to keep track of events from day to day. The surreal changes of the world seem to have warped time itself – so if...

Happy? Independence? Well – at least it’s a day. July 4th, 2020

My suspicion is that this will be the last Independence Day we will see with the current United States of America. There’s simply too much. Too much wealth disparity. Too much corruption. Too much greed. Too much misplaced value. Not to mention everything else. I don’t need to spell...

A Powerful Sense of Foreboding….

One can hope that it is only a by-product of our times – but this evening, I’ve been hit by an especially powerful sense of foreboding. God preserve and protect you, innocents....

The Biggest Transfer of Wealth in World History Part 1

The stock market crash caused by the pandemic was the largest transfer of wealth in the history of the world. That wealth went exactly the oppossite of how most people (99.99%) should want it. It went directly from the bottom to the top. As I write, Trump and the...

The Military Insurrection Act of 1807 Has Been Activated

A major American city is on fire – pandemic is raging still – and the fiddler on the roof is fanning the flames instead of soothing frayed nerves. We’ve always said that Trump doesn’t plan on stepping aside regardless of outcome in November’s election. First, we saw Jared Kushner’s...

A Very Good Novel (Coronavirus) – New novel by Christopher Damitio

Christopher Damitio has completed his 50,000 word pandemic novel. It’s free and worth a read even though it was written in just 25 days. It’s a strange mixture of reality that we are all living and dark fantasy. If you want to escape from Coronavirus (and Trump) this is...