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Technology - Internet - Computers

Business

Is French healthcare the best in the world?

https://www.france24.com/en/20190830-french-connections-france-healthcare-system-doctor-affordable-hospital-social-security?fbclid=IwAR3PXqYEqj74xUE_V1_x0NumPAViJfzXpNlNHvdmJBsChKnzYY2a-CZHd90&ref=fb By Taistealaí When it comes to healthcare, the French are very proud of their system. It’s high quality, accessible and affordable. France’s “système de

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Society & Culture

Beatnik

World of the Weird

  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CdArJ29vlaM Offbeatnik The world of the weird For the week of NAME DURATION CONTENTS INTRO 11 seconds 3 crashes World of the Weird MethaneSAT 25 seconds Poland 30 Chernobyl 35 Sugar Rush 22 Dog Wins Race 15 Snow Shoveler 23 M – In space no one can hear you fart, at least for the time being. New Zealand has announced mission control for a new satellite that will orbit the earth observing methane produced by burps or other flatulence by cows. Soon, those gases will be seen from space – more specifically, from a 350kg satellite dubbed “MethaneSAT” which

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Beatnik

Beatnik’s Pad – The False Enemies of the United States

Today we discuss the many adversaries of the United States. Today we review the various bogeyman which have haunted America over the years. Today, we note   THE FALSE ENEMIES OF THE UNITED STATES   From the very beginning, the United States had been a warrior nation. It had just defeated England to gain its independence. But at first, the original thirteen colonies had more out of common than in common   To unify such disparate viewpoints and future goals, the newly formed government knew that it needed as many uniting elements as possible. Fortunately, the then recent war of

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OIL AND HOW IT BECAME SO IMPORTANT

Welcome to the Toeg Effect. This is your host, Toeg. Today we discuss the history of what many call, “Black Gold.” Today, we look at   OIL AND HOW IT BECAME SO IMPORTANT   Clearly, before the advent of the automobile and the development of plastics, oil was only one of a large number of natural resources. Water and air have always been of the most important for without either one, our civilization will surely perish. Land is also a very important natural resource. We only need to look to areas like the Netherlands to see how the human species

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poppy cultivation 1994 - 2007
Culture

Beatnik’s Pad – The Future of Afghanistan

Welcome to the Toeg Effect. This is your host, Toeg. Today, we examine the forgotten conflict and its future. Today, we look into the effects of this conflict on the country and what lies ahead. Today, we review   THE AFGHAN CONFLICT AND THE FUTURE OF AFGHANISTAN   On October 7, 2001, the US launched its attack on the country of Afghanistan. The reason for the attack was supposedly to rid Afghanistan of the terrorist group known as al Qaeda as well as the country’s government lead by the Taliban. But an article by the BBC on September 20, 2001,

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Business

The USA Loses World Currency Status

– The Beat By 1944, nearly all of the world’s major industrialized nations were lying in heaps of rubble with but a few production hubs cranking out armament and little else. It was under this backdrop that the financial leaders from the major allied countries met at Brenton Woods in New Hampshire. Even the Soviet Union attended, though it was probably a forgone conclusion that any resultant agreement would not meet with their governmental standards of state run everything. What finally emerged from that meeting was nothing short of earth-shattering. It was decided for the first time in the history

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Science

Sport

Politics - Government - Laws

Business

Beatnik’s Pad – The Commercialization of War

– The Beatnik https://www.opednews.com/articles/THE-COMMERCIALIZATION-OF-W-by-John-Little-080825-133.html   The commercialization of War Throughout history nations have had to defend themselves from their neighboring countries constant desire to expand

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Business

It’s time for organizations to lean in to change

  https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/its-time-organizations-lean-in-change-melanie-fellay/?fbclid=IwAR3W90gQTCxbct4KHXD5-N_VFMSY148EYdB0ES1ip5Tg8kE2sDfwhU5A0wg In today’s rapidly changing and lucrative job environment, quitters are winners. At least that’s what the numbers suggest. Depending on the source, the

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Media

Business

Is French healthcare the best in the world?

https://www.france24.com/en/20190830-french-connections-france-healthcare-system-doctor-affordable-hospital-social-security?fbclid=IwAR3PXqYEqj74xUE_V1_x0NumPAViJfzXpNlNHvdmJBsChKnzYY2a-CZHd90&ref=fb By Taistealaí When it comes to healthcare, the French are very proud of their system. It’s high quality, accessible and affordable. France’s “système de

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Health

Business

Is French healthcare the best in the world?

https://www.france24.com/en/20190830-french-connections-france-healthcare-system-doctor-affordable-hospital-social-security?fbclid=IwAR3PXqYEqj74xUE_V1_x0NumPAViJfzXpNlNHvdmJBsChKnzYY2a-CZHd90&ref=fb By Taistealaí When it comes to healthcare, the French are very proud of their system. It’s high quality, accessible and affordable. France’s “système de

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Language

Geography

NUSANTARAARYĀ

SANTO SABA PILIANG HISTORICAL REVISIONISM History need not be so sacred that it cannot ever be revised. History is a continuous dialogue between past findings

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Culture

Harmless Compromise

– by Agnostic It has been an interesting day…so far. The neighbor’s kid came running home at around 9.30 AM this morning and told me

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Current Events

Beatnik

World of the Weird

  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CdArJ29vlaM Offbeatnik The world of the weird For the week of NAME DURATION CONTENTS INTRO 11 seconds 3 crashes World of the Weird MethaneSAT

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Business

Business

Beatnik’s Pad – The Commercialization of War

– The Beatnik https://www.opednews.com/articles/THE-COMMERCIALIZATION-OF-W-by-John-Little-080825-133.html   The commercialization of War Throughout history nations have had to defend themselves from their neighboring countries constant desire to expand

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NUSANTARAARYĀ

SANTO SABA PILIANG HISTORICAL REVISIONISM History need not be so sacred that it cannot ever be revised. History is a continuous dialogue between past findings

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Climate & Weather

The Arts

Culture

POW! WOW! Long Beach Style

This year’s event, a week long, paint-your-brains-out-and-party extravaganza just wrapped up in Long Beach. Artists completed 20 new murals across Long Beach during the past

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