Biggest risk to our agricultural strength is farmers who are not going bankrupt because of tariffs

Each individual farmer who leaves the business of producing food on American farms makes this country weaker. One of the most dangerous things Trump's agricultural tariffs have produced is a surge in bankruptcies rather than the needed surge in financial support as they attempt to develop new approaches to impending disaster. https://www.ecowatch.com/farm-bankruptcies-2641366835.html? Farm Bankruptcies Are … Continue reading Biggest risk to our agricultural strength is farmers who are not going bankrupt because of tariffs

Useful news if you have an Apple Card — 6% discount & iPhone financing

Apple offers iPhone financing for Card holders Dec. 10, 2019 9:12 AM ET|About: Apple Inc. (AAPL)| Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) Card holders can purchase an iPhone in 24 monthly payments with no interest. The payments will be bundled in with the minimum Card payment in the Wallet app. Apple is also offering a 6% discount at its retail stores for purchases … Continue reading Useful news if you have an Apple Card — 6% discount & iPhone financing

Easy eating pattern to follow and lose

The Salt What's On Your Plate Eat For 10 Hours. Fast For 14. This Daily Habit Prompts Weight Loss, Study Finds December 8, 20196:00 AM ET Heard on Morning Edition A new study finds that time-restricted eating helped overweight people who were at high risk of developing Type 2 diabetes lose about 3% of their … Continue reading Easy eating pattern to follow and lose

Thawing and melting in the Arctic is going to impact us soon & hard

It's almost a sin to look at any National Geographic article in black and white. Please just click thru and read it on the website https://www.nationalgeographic.com/science/2019/12/arctic/ Warming at the poles will soon be felt globally in rising seas, extreme weather Ice loss, permafrost thaw, fires: Trouble in the Arctic and Antarctic could cause shocks to … Continue reading Thawing and melting in the Arctic is going to impact us soon & hard

Just heard this on WQXR's Holiday channel and came to a complete stop. Find it.

If you want to just hear this fantastic version of "The 12 Days of Christmas" go to https://youtu.be/b39-JvglZic Oh my. Nothing on YouTube comes close. https://www.huffpost.com/entry/david-chase-tells-the-boston-pops-to-ring-those-christmas_b_5a242795e4b05072e8b56a1d David Chase Tells The Boston Pops To Ring Those Christmas Bells 12/03/2017 11:43 am ET David Chase, Broadway’s top arranger, music director, composer, and every other job title you … Continue reading Just heard this on WQXR's Holiday channel and came to a complete stop. Find it.

5 Best science books of 2019

Y'all know I have an insatiable thirst for new ideas for books to read. Yes, I realize there's a silliness to the search as I become more aware every year that I would never read even the books on hand before I die. But oh, the hunt! The joy of finding something that makes the … Continue reading 5 Best science books of 2019