Mike and Me

Submitted by ub on Sun, 09/13/2020 - 18:05
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I first met Michael Bloomberg when he held his farewell swan song Christmas Party for The NYC Press Corps at Gracie Mansion. https://www.bloomberg.com/company/

Bloomberg took the time to remind journalists of his accomplishments and once again restated that he loves New York City and plans to live here forever. There was no mention of his Bermuda home.

Our AMERICA Nuestra

Submitted by ub on Sun, 09/13/2020 - 08:24
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It is our America and we’re not going anywhere. The demographics include all Americans who identify as Hispanic or Latino ancestry.

As a journalist and educator, this year, I’m going to use Hispanic Heritage Month for special purposes, to educate our 60 thousand monthly visitors, according to Google Analytics on our rich heritage that we are in danger of letting slip through our fingers and hard-working hands.

Artificial and Organic Intelligence

Submitted by ub on Sat, 09/12/2020 - 10:37
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Less than a decade after breaking the encryption machine Enigma and helping win World War II, a mathematician changed history a second time with a simple question: Are machines capable of thinking?

Artificial intelligence, organic and sometimes called machine intelligence, is not only demonstrated by machines but also natural intelligence displayed by 3-year-olds, like Matthew.

The West Roast

Submitted by ub on Sat, 09/12/2020 - 09:22

Dozens are feared dead and hundreds are homeless as tens of thousands of firefighters are battling multiple major wildfires across the west. The fires are in the states of California, Washington, Oregon, which are burning at an alarming rate and developing as an American Superfire.

This inferno is adding to the tragic loss for all Americans as monster fires burn a devastating path through our western empire. Crews battling these blazes continue to move through devastated areas. Public safety officials prepare for a mass fatality incident as wildfires rage in western states.

September 11 Memories

Submitted by ub on Thu, 09/10/2020 - 23:44
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It's difficult to fathom that 19 years ago nearly 3000 human beings were enjoying their last day of life in NYC. 9/11 Memories.

The horrible September 11 attacks were four coordinated terrorist attacks by the Islamic terrorist group al-Qaeda against the

#WeThePeople of The United States on the morning of Tuesday, September 11, 2001. I still can not accept our government's

warm and cozy relationship with Saudi Arabia, considering this was the most devastating attack on America. How could this

His Lies Create Others

Submitted by ub on Thu, 09/10/2020 - 17:37
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Truth is being in accord with facts that represent reality.

Honesty is the best policy. Spread the word to all who will listen as well as those who may not at first, but keep trying anyway.

Truth is usually held to be the opposite of falsity. The concept of truth is discussed and debated in various contexts, including philosophy, art, theology.

Western 🔥 Fires

Submitted by ub on Thu, 09/10/2020 - 14:16
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Currently, 102 large fires have burned 4.4 million acres in 12 states. More than 26,000 firefighters and support personnel are assigned to incidents throughout the country. Unprecedented weather conditions have created emergency situations near wildfires throughout California, Oregon, Washington, and other states. Almost half of the large fires reported today have evacuation orders in place.

Two hundred thirty-three soldiers from the 14th Brigade Engineer Battalion based out of Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Washington are deployed in support of the August Complex.

These Truths To Be Self Evident

Submitted by ub on Thu, 09/10/2020 - 08:33
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The crucial section of the Declaration of Independence clearly spells out the following: “We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable rights, that among these are life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness.

RAGE

Submitted by ub on Wed, 09/09/2020 - 17:24
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An unprecedented and intimate tour de force of original reporting on the Trump presidency from Bob Woodward. POTUS says he wanted to downplay #COVID19 to avoid panic. How does that square with a #CamPain of hate and fear? For years he has tried to spread fear, scare tactics, by creating panic.

Roberto Clemente Day

Submitted by ub on Wed, 09/09/2020 - 10:44
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Each and every Puerto Rican Major League Baseball players can wear the number # 21 to observe Roberto Clemente Day. 

All Puerto Rican players will be allowed to wear No. 21 on Wednesday during my Tocayo, Major League Baseball’s

Roberto Clemente Day celebration. The move to wear the number, similar to MLB’s celebration of Jackie Robinson’s No. 42

each April 15, started with the Pittsburgh Pirates https://apnews.com/f1548a799cc7a8ac7ae8cb6e0ec5b765