HELLO DARKNESS, MY OLD FRIEND How the President of Trinity University Philosophical Society Rectified an Error

How the President of Trinity University Philosophical Society Rectified an Error On 14 July 2018, I was informed by Sorcha Ryder, President of the Trinity University Philosophical Society (Dublin), that I was “chosen to receive the Honorary Patronage of the University Philosophical Society” and that I had “topped the lists of elected Patrons voted on by Fellows, Staff and Students of the College.”

Opinion: How Is It OK for CNN to Hire Possible Presidential Contender John Kasich?

Facial Recognition and Social Media’s ‘10 Year Challenge’ (Dan)

Need another reason to question putting personal information and photos on social media? .

Nasty or Frugal? Key Democrats Out to Stop House Members From Living in Offices (Reader Steve)

China Says Its 2018 Trade Surplus With US Was Highest in More Than a Decade

Tulsi Gabbard Is Not Your Friend (Russ)

ICYMI from : “Tulsi Gabbard is hailed as a progressive champion. But her views on Islam and support for far-right leaders suggest otherwise.”

This 1958 TV Episode Is About a Con Man Named Trump Selling a Wall to Hysterical Townspeople (Reader Jill)

Chinese Admiral Suggests Sinking Two US Aircraft Carriers Might Settle Disputes

At the Peak of the Holocaust, Nazis Murdered More Than 14,000 Jews a Day, Scholar Says (Reader Steve)

The author , “In the ledger of evils perpetrated by humans, Operation Reinhard holds a special place.”

Bolsonaro Says Brazil May Host US Base, Calls Trump ‘Most Powerful Man in the World’ (Jimmy)

Why a Transgender James Bond Completely Misses the Point

After actor Dominic West suggested that the next James Bond be transgender the commentariat have gone batshit arguing over whether this is a key moment in the struggle for trans rights or another sign that the entertainment industry is dominated by damn commie libe

Incoming Democrats May Curb Presidential War Powers

How the Son of Immigrants Quit Wall Street to Feed the Hungry (Russ)

From : “A small non-profit is saving high-quality leftover food before it gets thrown away and diverting it to needy New Yorkers.”

Why It’s Hard to Escape Amazon’s Long Reach (Gerry)

Fallen Through the Cracks: 2018 Stories Worthy of Your Attention

As 2018 draws to a close, we want to highlight a few of the hundreds of articles WhoWhatWhy published throughout the year. While we are proud of all our stories, there are some that we think are particularly deserving of another look. And don’t worry if you feel that our podcasts and cartoons are underrepresented or that stories on election integrity are missing. We will have separate lists for them in the coming days.

From a Correspondent. (He’s right. The comments are UNBELIEVABLE!)

I think the BDS and its controversies have pushed Israel lobby hands to do something that has divided further American jews on the question of Israel. 
A look at the comment section gives a feel that AIPAC and their agents have shot themselves in the foot using U.S. lawmakers. 

Finkelstein to Speak in Philadelphia on January 10 at 5:00 pm

DATE: Thursday, January 10th PLACE: District 1199C Union Hall (1319 Locust St, Philadelphia PA, 19107) TIME: 5PM SPONSOR: The Saturday Free School, The Year of Du Bois