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Dollar Sends Warning That U.S. Is Losing Its Grip on the Virus

Source: Bloomberg

The dollar is flashing a warning sign to U.S. policy makers -- get a grip on the virus.
After hitting an all-time high in March, a gauge of the greenback lost 10% of its value, with declines accelerating in recent weeks as infections spread seemingly unchecked across the nation. Much of the sell-off has come during New York trading hours, suggesting domestic investors are closing out bets on U.S. strength and spurring renewed questions about the supremacy of the dollar. Meanwhile, a popular model that’s guided dollar traders for the past two decades has warped.

Read more: https://www.msn.com/en-us/finance/markets/dollar-e2-80-99s-slide-is-a-warning-that-us-has-lost-grip-on-virus/ar-BB17uloo

The other shoe is wobbly and wants to drop. With the debt pushing pass 25 Trillion and Trillions more that has to be spent soon because of the government bungling of the CV-19 crisis, if/when the day comes that the greenback is no longer the World's default Currency, that will make whatever disaster the country is going through now seem like cupcakes the day that happens. Biden has a Mt Kilimanjaro Crisis to face when he is elected.

SARS-CoV-2 Transmission and Infection Among Attendees of an Overnight Camp -- Georgia, June 2020

Source: CDC

Limited data are available about transmission of SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19), among youths. During June 17–20, an overnight camp in Georgia (camp A) held orientation for 138 trainees and 120 staff members; staff members remained for the first camp session, scheduled during June 21–27, and were joined by 363 campers and three senior staff members on June 21.

Read more: https://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/volumes/69/wr/mm6931e1.htm?s_cid=mm6931e1_w

I guess these 'geniuses' found out it's not a very good idea using Children as guinea pigs in a Covid-19 Experiment. my State again GA. Heck of a job there Brian Kemp

US ranked among worst countries to raise a family, study says

Source: New York Post

We get an “F” for family.

In case you thought America wasn’t experiencing enough turmoil of late, the United States has been named the second-worst wealthy nation in which to raise a family in 2020, according to new research by travel site Asher & Lyric.

Read more: https://nypost.com/2020/07/23/america-ranked-among-worst-countries-to-raise-a-family-study/

Just a stunning study. There was a time when an argument could be made America may be the best country in the developed world. But the fact is we are almost in last place only behind mexico. What a fall.

I have seen it...that is what makes many racists lose their minds

because if a black person is unashamed and proud to be black, some insecure white person that is less well off than that black person in society may get very angry. because all they have is their whiteness. And in the 21st century many blacks may thumb their nose at their whiteness...drives racists nuts. Insecurity is a killer.

Thousands of U.S. judges who broke laws or oaths remained on the bench

Source: Reuters

In the past dozen years, state and local judges have repeatedly escaped public accountability for misdeeds that have victimized thousands. Nine of 10 kept their jobs, a Reuters investigation found – including an Alabama judge who unlawfully jailed hundreds of poor people, many of them Black, over traffic fines.

Read more: https://www.reuters.com/investigates/special-report/usa-judges-misconduct/

Goes hand in hand with the protests. The corrupt judges and judicial system should be right up there with law enforcement with defund/dismantle reform/remake.

Confidence in Travel Slides With Less Than Half Willing to Fly

Source: Bloomberg

People are less willing to fly now than they were at the height of the coronavirus lockdown, according to research carried out for the airline industry’s main trade group.

Read more: https://www.msn.com/en-us/travel/news/confidence-in-travel-slides-with-less-than-half-willing-to-fly/ar-BB15zavJ

The flying public is more concerned now than during the height of the lockdown. Extremely bad news for airlines and also states that rely on tourism as a hefty part of their growth. Unemployment numbers will be ugly for a long time.

Michael Moore: Never Take Trump For Granted, "White Men Feel Their Grip On Power Is Quickly Fading"

Source: RealClearPolitics

Michael Moore warned Democrats not to take President Donald Trump for granted because the white men who support him feel their grip on power fading. Moore said white male Trump supporters are just as mad at the Minneapolis cop responsible for the death of George Floyd as the rest of the country, except that they are angry about the effect it will have on control of power in the future. In an interview with MSNBC's Joy Reid on Friday, Moore said white men believe the death of George Floyd "messed it up for the white male" to hold onto power.

Read more: https://www.realclearpolitics.com/video/2020/06/12/michael_moore_never_take_trump_for_granted_white_men_feel_their_grip_on_power_is_quickly_fading.html

That's what it's always been about. From the civil war to reconstruction to civil rights to dylan roof to the chauvin cop. The fear of minority rule with Jews and Blacks at the head. I can understand the fear but does not make it right.

NY Police Union Boss Rages: 'Stop Treating Us Like Animals and Thugs, and Start Treating Us With Res

Source: Mediaite

The head of New York state’s Police Benevolent Association raged at a Tuesday press conference that the media and state legislators were “vilifying” police “like animals and thugs,” despite police interactions around the country being “overwhelmingly positive.”

Read more: https://www.mediaite.com/news/ny-police-union-boss-rages-stop-treating-us-like-animals-and-thugs-and-start-treating-us-with-respect/

Pressure. Now they know what it feels like to be on the other end. Clean up your house! no one expects cops to be perfect they are human beings. But the bad cops are really rotting all cops. Hospitals do not put up with a few bad surgeons or people die. Same with the police. Weed out the bad apples...all of them. Don't tolerate any. Surgeons have life and death in their hands. So do cops. If surgeons can't get away with being a bad surgeon then neither should a cop!

Protesters Take Guillotine to Puerto Rico Governor's Mansion Amid Anger Over Unused Aid

Source: News.com.au

Thousands of protesters rallied in San Juan, Puerto Rico, on January 23 against a government that had allegedly left emergency aid supplies unused despite the deadly earthquake that recently struck the region. This video shows the protesters carrying a full-sized guillotine to the governor’s mansion, also known as La Fortaleza or ‘the fortress’.

Read more: https://www.news.com.au/national/protesters-take-guillotine-to-puerto-rico-governors-mansion-amid-anger-over-unused-aid/video/eb2b315a90d2d1fda6186922a5bfd68d

WHOA! Can you imagine if the marchers set up a guillotine in front of the White House!!! LOL. Trump would crap from here to election day!

Sasse Slams Clearing of Protesters for Trump's Church Photo Opportunity

Source: National Review

Sasse said. “Every public servant in America should be lowering the temperature and that means saying two basic truths over and over: (1) police injustice — like the evil murder of George Floyd — is repugnant and merits peaceful protest aimed at change; (2) riots are abhorrent acts of violence that hurt the innocent.

Read more: https://www.nationalreview.com/corner/sasse-slams-clearing-of-protesters-for-trumps-church-photo-opportunity/

Trump keeps pushing Republicans. Testing them and their support. Nebraska is as Red State as it gets. That collapsing creaking sound on Trump's base is getting louder by the day.
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