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NiMB 41: News In My Briefs 1-11-2018

NiMB 41: Thursday 1-11-2018

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Ghost of Chance sitting in for El Dub today.

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This is the News in my Briefs, From the off campus studios it’s your host, the Ghost of Chance.


Guardian: where the $106bn man belongs on the all-time rich list.

From the guardian, Jeff Bezos may be the current richest man on the planet but even with the Amazon empire, due to inflation, he is nowhere near Carnegie, Rockefeller, or Ford. Another interesting contender noted, Vladimir Putin.

The guys over at project Veritas have a new video out.

“UNDERCOVER VIDEO: Sr Network Security Engineer Reveals Twitter Ready to Give Trump’s Private DMs to DOJ”. It is unknown if Twitter is doing this on their own volition or if there is a court order.

WSJ:It looks like Germany is going back to their Nazi ways and policing thought.

From the wall street journal, “Facebook, Google Have a Tough New Job in Germany: Content Cop”. The platforms could face $60 million in fines if they don’t remove offensive content.

CBS Miami: Horses Slaughtered For Meat, Ritual Sacrifice.

Cruelty investigators are looking into the matter where horse parts have been found.

Also from CBS, “Man declared dead snores to life right before autopsy”

Three Doctors in Spain certified the 29 year old man’s death before he was later determined to be alive. Makes me glad we don’t have their health care system.

From Geekwire,”Lights out at CES: Giant trade show plunges into darkness, knocks out Samsung, LG, and other booths”

As of this report, big sections of the convention are still without power. Maybe next year someone will present some backup generators at the convention.

This has been The News in my Briefs, I’m the Ghost of Chance fading away.

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