Category Archives: Politics

Political posts.

The curious case of COVID-19 and transit: things run efficiently!

It has been a running joke that the CCT 30 is consistently 30 minutes late. Some people have lost their jobs due to that route being both unpredictable & behind schedule. Today, it was different. The bus was quick & … Continue reading

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#COVID19 Math: Five ways the virus spread so fast, plus 12 ways to operate economies & governments while socially distancing.

How many people can be infected with COVID-19 via a single scenario? Several major pieces in our economy are examined, and twelve ideas to minimize the impact to the economy are presented. Continue reading

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COVID-19: Uninsured people are paying BIG bucks for a free test.

Some health care centers are charging a LOT of money to the uninsured for the same test that can be obtained free of charge – here’s how to get tested for free or for a low cost. Continue reading

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Sterigenics Scandal: What do the studies have to say?

This article provides a collection of scientific studies, articles, and government documents regarding Ethylene Oxide, a chemical related to the Sterigenics scandals. Continue reading

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Is PACER’s paywall finally coming down?

H.R.6714 – Electronic Court Records Reform Act of 2018 seeks to eliminate fees after they became a slush fund. It was discovered that PACER raked in approximately 150 Million dollars in 2016, according to article posted on ARS Technica. That’s … Continue reading

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