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Wonderful news…

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Beijing  is sinking  —  literally.   Its 20 million inhabitants are using up too much of the ground water in the capital,  and different areas are subsiding at different rates,  which poses a threat to infrastructure,  most notably the high-speed rail system.   The Chinese bureaucrats are aware of the pending problem,  but who knows whether they will actually do anything about it before disaster occurs?

 

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Written by timeforthorns

June 25, 2016 at 11:52 pm

Mike Flynn, R.I.P.

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Mike Flynn,  the news editor at Breitbart,  has died.  He was an original hire by Andrew Breitbart,  and like Andrew,  had a large personality and a happy  warrior attitude  when it came to defending conservatism and tirelessly promoting it.   He had a  wide range  of friends and acquaintances to tap for information on topics of interest and used them.

 

 

Written by timeforthorns

June 25, 2016 at 10:07 am