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Make America Free Again (MAFA)

“Sientese, por favor,” I said to somebody’s ancient abuela standing at the fringes of an impromptu post-fireworks boardwalk pizza party. She glanced longingly at the four feet of open bench space next to me but hesitated, maybe wondering why an old, bald, oversized gringo would ask her to please sit down next to him. Her…

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Twitter And The Dead Internet Theory

Twitter And The Dead Internet Theory by David Reavill Yesterday, Elon Musk, the peripatetic multi-billionaire CEO of Tesla Motors, among other ventures, canceled his merger agreement with Twitter, the massive online “microblog” site. Attorneys for Mr. Musk sent a carefully worded letter to Jack Dorsey, CEO of Twitter, and the Securities and Exchange Commission. The…

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Which Countries Are Dominating Space?

Which Countries Are Dominating Space? Believe it or not, there is a lot of stuff in space. In fact, our atmosphere is filled with more than 11,000 objects that have been launched since the foray into space began. The Space Race started during the Cold War, and early on the Soviet Union dominated when it came to…