Good God. “It's not just the binary (did Biden win or lose a state) that is increasingly predictive of vaccination rates, but how much Biden won the state by…. the correlation is +0.85 between Biden's 2020 margin in a state and the adult vaccination rate in a state.” https://t.co/6SSlbrNMcP
The real measure of Japan as an industrial power in WW2 wasn't it's battleships, so much as it's lack of bulldozers.
A single field in England in the summer of 1944 held more Allied earthmoving bulldozer capability than the Japanese built from 1937 - 1945.
If I were a media reporter, I would be working on a feature about how much major media outlets are spending for the privilege of a minimum of press access at the G7.
Like, who does the cost-benefit analysis on that?
China just finished 435km of railway line, through Himalayas half under tunnels, at altitudes close to Everest base camp (5000m), speeds up to 163kph as part of its infrastructure incorporation of Tibet. Now, what was that about the Jobs Plan and Amtrak? https://t.co/jy4WsCsVTAhttps://t.co/xZjOT3W1yv
“While Joe Manchin is demanding both parties agree on any further federal voting-rights legislation, a new study quantifies how completely Republicans have excluded Dems from the passage of the restrictive voting laws proliferating in red states” Exclusive https://t.co/kD2qcsZ9AE
US Park Service will take comment on whether to keep Beach Drive in Rock Creek Park closed to car traffic as it's been since CV19. Used to carry abt 6,000 vehicles per weekday. I'm among those who ride my bike on this gloriously peaceful spot in mornings. https://t.co/36fngTsJUjhttps://t.co/xtKjFmtpCy
Judiciary Chairman Nadler on the Trump DOJ subpoenas: "The Committee has been in communication with DOJ, and we have made our position clear. The Department has a very short window to make a clean break from the Trump era on this matter."
The most stressful part about a radio interview is when they want to do a sound check and ask me to say "Peter Piper picked a peck of pickled peppers." I have never in my life said that tongue twister correctly
JUST IN: WH announces intent to nominate Carlos Del Toro for secretary of the Navy. Cuba-born Del Toro is CEO and president of SBG Technology Solution. He attended Annapolis and retired a Navy commander after 22 yrs service.