Mass anomaly detected under the moon’s largest crater Phys.org. It’s the aliens’ stranded interstellar vessel. Because Everything Is Like CalPERS, they’ve have been looking for it here on Earth; that’s why all the UFOs. Hopefully, they read Links and will redirect their search.
How to spot a recession The Economist, The Sahm Recession Indicator.
U.S. Agriculture and Forestry Greenhouse Gas Inventory 1990–2013 (PDF) USDA. Handy chart,
Hong Kong protesters begin night vigil as extradition anger mounts Agence France Presse
— Antony Dapiran (@antd) June 12, 2019
The Harcourt occupation is being extended up to level with the PLA barracks. pic.twitter.com/EAGYehZsNo
— Hong Kong Hermit (@HongKongHermit) June 12, 2019
Democracy in Hong Kong Council on Foreign Relations. Chinese media is blaming the US for the Hong Kong demonstrations. We’re not that good.
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Forget the trade war — a bigger conflict between the US and China is playing out right under our noses Business Insider. The “One China” policy.
From rare earths to soy, the trade war will force the US and China to diversify supply South China Morning Post
Apple’s US iPhones Can All Be Made Outside of China Industry Week
Paper tiger Mekong Review. On the South China Morning Post
The Conspiracy to Discredit Brazil’s Left The New Republic
Trump’s Iran Crackdown Isn’t Enough to Stop Hezbollah Foreign Policy
Boeing 737 MAX
Stabilizing 737 production is Boeing’s priority, CFO says Leeham News and Analysis
Is CBO Forecasting Good Enough for Government Work? NEJM. Requires login, but worth it for health care policy mavens.
Our Famously Free Press
Journalist Says Twitter Suspended Him for Displaying Book About Far-Right Daily Beast. David Neiwert. Shockingly bad. Grossly incompetent.
Big Brother Is Watching You Watch
Obtained Records Show ICE Is Using ALPR Databases To Reconstruct Targets’ Lives TechCrunch. ALPR: Automatic License Plate Recognition.
Jeff Bezos, Drew Houston, and a group of other tech execs traveled to a remote Italian village to meet with the fashion designer Silicon Valley is obsessed with (and whose sweaters can cost $3,000) Business Insider
Racism as a Public Health Crisis Inequality.org
What Will the Farms of the Future Look Like? Grassroots Economic Organizing
Antidote du Jour (E. Mayer):
E. Mayer’s sister writes: “Someone just posted these photos on Nextdoor from San Rafael. It was so hot out today that a raccoon was lounging on their porch in the heat like this… Too funny.” E. Mayer responds: “What I can’t figure is, wouldn’t it be cooler in a shady spot under a bush or in a burrow? All that little guy needs is a raccoon-sized drink with a little paper umbrella in it. :)”
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