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The United States and Canada have lost 3 billion birds since 1970, a 29% population drop. The main causes, according to a study in @sciencemagazine : 🌅Habitat loss 😷Agricultural chemicals (which kill insects that birds eat)
Bill Weld: "Anybody would have to be crazy to suppose that the President of the U.S. would ever meet in the Oval Office w/ the Russian ambassador & TASS, the official organ of Russian publications, with no American press allowed. No one would've believed that -- but it happened."
Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has apologized again for wearing blackface in three separate incidents and said he did not know how many times he had put on racist makeup
As school buildings took on water and students were forced to shelter in place for hours, parents and teachers wondered why classes weren’t canceled today in Houston:
“You thought I forgot your name, huh?” A friendly sanitation worker makes a Louisiana boy’s day by remembering his name as he brings the man a bottle of water on a hot day.
What easily gets lost in this drama is that the Inspector General himself is in effect now operating as a whistleblower. He is operating within the legal lines but forcing the matter far, far more than top administration officials want.