Secret’s Out: The Senate Health Care Bill Is An Assault On The Safety Net | HuffPost

Americans are finally getting a look at the much-anticipated, heretofore-secret Senate Republican health care bill. As expected, the bill released Thursday amounts to a massive rollback of the federal commitment to promote health care access and would instead pay for hundreds of billions of dollars in tax cuts for corporations and the wealthy. huffingtonpost.com: Secret's…Read more Secret’s Out: The Senate Health Care Bill Is An Assault On The Safety Net | HuffPost

Photos: The Record-Breaking Residential Towers in Midtown Manhattan

Stephen Wilkes photographs the skyscrapers. vanityfair.com: Photos: The Record-Breaking Residential Towers in Midtown Manhattan Also see vanityfair.com:  Too Rich, Too Thin, Too Tall? Ever taller, ever thinner, the new condo towers racing skyward in Midtown Manhattan are breaking records for everything, including price. Sold for $95 million, the 96th floor of 432 Park Avenue will…Read more Photos: The Record-Breaking Residential Towers in Midtown Manhattan

The Big Lie Republicans Are Using To Defend Their Secret Health Care Bill | HuffPost

They keep saying Democrats did the same thing with Obamacare. That's not true. This is nonsense, as historians and the reporters who covered the 2009 and 2010 debate keep pointing out.  Yes, Democrats cut plenty of backroom deals and pulled plenty of legislative tricks to get their bill through Congress. That’s how complicated legislation always…Read more The Big Lie Republicans Are Using To Defend Their Secret Health Care Bill | HuffPost

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John McCain Jokes That More Russians Than Americans Have Probably Seen the Senate Health-Care Bill

Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.) got salty Tuesday when Bloomberg asked him if he'd seen his party's plan to repeal and replace ObamaCare. "No, nor have I met any American that has," McCain said, referring to the GOP-backed health-care plan. "I'm sure the Russians have been able to hack in and gotten most of it." -…Read more John McCain Jokes That More Russians Than Americans Have Probably Seen the Senate Health-Care Bill

Time Waits for No One – Not Even You

'There is one kind of robber whom the law does not strike at, and who steals what is most precious to men: TIME.' - Napoleon I    'Yesterday is gone. Tomorrow has not yet come. We have only today. Let us begin.' - Mother Teresa       'A man who dares to waste one hour…Read more Time Waits for No One – Not Even You

Russia’s Cyberwar on Ukraine Is a Blueprint For What’s to Come | WIRED

......the 2014 Ukrainian Revolution finally overthrew the country’s Kremlin-­backed president, Viktor Yanukovych (a leader whose longtime political adviser, Paul Manafort, would go on to run the US presidential campaign of Donald Trump). But many global cybersecurity analysts have a much larger theory about the endgame of Ukraine’s hacking epidemic: They believe Russia is using the…Read more Russia’s Cyberwar on Ukraine Is a Blueprint For What’s to Come | WIRED

Skyline New York (1955) and Spectacular New York (1956)

These films are only 60 years old. Look around at today's technologies and the changes in society compared to the 1950's. Technological advancements have been rapidly altering society and are expected to occur at a much faster rate in just the next decade or so. Can you imagine what the world will be like 60…Read more Skyline New York (1955) and Spectacular New York (1956)