Tuesday, January 1, 2019

Happy 2019 - Let The Investigations Begin


If you thought Donald Trump and his supporters yelled "Witch Hunt!" a lot in 2018, you ain't heard nothin' yet.

The Democratic Party now controls the House of Representatives. Those who scoff that "the Democratic House can't do anything without the Republican Senate" obviously don't really know how our government functions.

Tuesday, November 13, 2018

Yes, Humans Are Triggering Climate Change


Our planet is getting warmer. Average global temperatures have risen 1.4 degrees Fahrenheit since 1880, with two-thirds of this warming having taken place since 1975.

Siberia is undergoing an unprecedented thaw. In large areas, the frozen ground that for thousands of years has insulated the permafrost far below is turning to mud.

Tuesday, October 9, 2018

Farewell, Google Plus. You Deserved Better


It took a serious security bug to do it, but seven years after its launch, Google is shutting down Google+, its social network.

A software glitch caused Google to expose the personal-profile data of hundreds of thousands of Google+ users. Even worse, the company chose to not go public with the information after the bug was fixed in March 2018.