Was an Asian government reading Hillary Clinton’s emails in February 2009? (WaPo). From the article:
There now seems to be a very real probability that Hillary Clinton rushed to install an encryption certificate in March 2009 because the U.S. intelligence community caught another country reading Clinton’s unencrypted messages during her February 16-21, 2009, trip to China, Indonesia, Japan, and S. Korea.Again, it's not so much a question of whether Clinton violated the law. She clearly did. (And it's perfectly valid, IMHO, to ask whether Obama himself wasn't negligent in this situation as well.) It's a question of whether, and when, she'll be indicted, and how deep the rabbit hole goes.
And then there's this:
“Beyond Top Secret” Hillary Clinton Emails Used In Russian Court Against Ukraine Pilot (eutimes.net). More evidence that Clinton's server was, in fact, leaking top-secret information to foreign eavesroppers.
How Hillary Loses (politico.com). To fumble this, she only has to make a few key mistakes. But guess what? She's already making them!
Why Trump voters are not “complete idiots”
(medium.com). When you're desperate for a change in your situation, you don't vote for a status-quo candidate. You roll the dice.
Will Sanders go Green Party? (salon.com).
Why Is a Hospital Machine Tied to Superbugs Still in Use? (bloomberg.com). A medical mystery. Great reporting by John Tozzi.
The most expensive drug in history is a money loser (technologyreview.com).
Twitter and Yahoo are talking to each other (nypost.com). Merger talk. Yup.
What animals can swim up your toilet? (BBC). Mostly rats, snakes, and spiders, it turns out. The crocodile thing is urban myth. So relax!
A former senior U.S. general again calls for abolishing the nuclear forces he once commanded (publicintegrity.org). Who knew drawing up target lists (for nuclear war) could be such a contentious business?
First you nuke 'em, then you bomb 'em again just to be sure. Of course, to prepare for this we need a $1 trillion nuclear weapons upgrade plan. (But we can't afford to expand Medicare. Too expensive!)
Evaluating the privacy properties of telephone metadata (PNAS).
This is why scientists can say comet has everything to produce life—except energy (perfscience.com). Comets are a naturally rich source of glycine.
A Molecule of Water Can Exist in Six Places at Once, Researchers Find (news.vice.com).
11 Beautiful Japanese Words That Don't Exist In English (theodysseyonline.com). For example, 森林浴 Shinrinyoku ("forest bathing") is to go deep into the woods where everything is silent and peaceful, for relaxation.
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