May
20
2022

Social Impact: Depp-Heard Trial

Johnny Depp’s defamation trial against ex-wife Amber Heard
May
14
2022

Wimbledon banning of Russian players

The All England Club (AELTC) -- the Wimbledon organizers -- said the decision was made to "limit Russia's global influence through the strongest means possible." —espn.com
May
08
2022

Removing censorship on Twitter

Request: Good idea or channel for hate speech?
May
05
2022

minimum wage

Legally required wage for unskilled labor.
May
04
2022

Pope's Francis position on war on Ukraine

With various positions taken, here is the current calibration.
Apr
30
2022

student loan debt forgiveness proposal

Joe Biden promised to forgive $10,000 per borrower while on the campaign trail --nerdwallet.com
Apr
30
2022

American Greatness (update)

Conservative political and news commentary
Apr
30
2022

Disinformation Governance Board (DHS)

Convened April 27th. “The spread of disinformation can affect border security, Americans’ safety during disasters, and public trust in our democratic institutions,” the department said in a statement Wednesday --apnews.com
Apr
25
2022

T/F: the US is on the verge of an economic crash

An economic collapse is most clearly identified by a widespread breakdown in normal market mechanisms and commerce. --investopedia
Apr
23
2022

Amber Heard

Actress in the tabloid news as sordid details of life and marriage with Johnny Depp are revealed in their public divorce proceedings.
Apr
21
2022

Celebration, Florida

organized under state law as a community development district. As a result, voting is restricted to local landowners. The largest landowners are entities controlled by The Walt Disney Company --wikipedia
Apr
14
2022

Elon Musk's bid to buy Twitter

Also calibrated: Twitter as a company.
Mar
25
2022

Positions on war in Ukraine

US news media, including major networks and Tucker Carlson, and government positions, including Joe Biden, Kamala Harris, Lindsey Graham and Tulsi Gabbard.
Mar
25
2022

Trump Suing Hillary, Russia Collusion Hoaxers

Calibration of the 108-page complaint filed in US District Court March 24, 2022, which seeks redress of $24 million
Mar
20
2022

The Atlantic

Culture and politics web site and magazine
Mar
19
2022

Civilian fatalities due to the 2022 Russian invasion of Ukraine

The number of civilian deaths as well as military deaths is impossible to determine with precision given the fog of war. --wikpedia
Mar
18
2022

Hunter Biden laptop real (video)

Two years ago, news and social media suppressed incriminating information on Joe Biden's son, calling the laptop a Russian hoax, which affected the 2020 Presidential election. Yesterday, the New York Times confirmed the laptop was real.
Mar
16
2022

President Zelenskyy's address to US Congress

"Remember Pearl Harbor... when your sky was black from the planes attacking you... Remember September 11... when innocent people were attacked from the air. No one expected it. You couldn’t stop it. Our country experiences the same every day."
Mar
12
2022

Planet Lockdown (2022)

"90-minute documentary... We spoke to some of the brightest and bravest minds in the world including epidemiologists, scientists, doctors, lawyers, protesters a statesman and a prince."
Mar
12
2022

Homes for Ukraine (UK government program)

Families who welcome Ukrainian refugees into their home for at least six months rent-free will receive a £350-a-month "thank you" from the government. --news.sky.com