comey don’t play that

Thursday, June 8th, 2017

watch the james comey testimony live. we hope you brought lots of beer, coffee, or tea.

cspan.org

https://www.c-span.org/video/?429381-1/former-fbi-director-comey-set-testify-russia-probe

the genius of david lynch

Wednesday, May 24th, 2017

last night the cannes film festival celebrated its 70th anniversary. the highlight of the oscar-like event was the redcarpet event. the finale being some of the greatest living filmmakers who have won the palm d’or. viewers got to watch roman polanski take selfies with his iphone. and get this, david lynch was the only american to turn up. copolla, the cohen brothers, tarantino, michael moore and scorsese were all MIA. photos are forever and in 50 years david lynch’s descendants will have photographic  proof that he was the greatest american filmmaker of the 20th century.

trump throws base under the bus

Sunday, May 21st, 2017

trump wants to cut loads of money from anti-poverty programs that many of the working poor and poor in rural areas rely on to subsist. In return his homies on wallstreet will get tax cuts and the elimination of inheritance tax. the poor always pay as they do not have the money to stay in trump tower and get a 200K membership to trump’s private club. they also paid in the usa under bill clinton when he signed the welfare reform bill setting a lifetime limit of 5 years on receiving social welfare.

marcon inauguration live

Sunday, May 14th, 2017

emmanuel macron becomes france’s president.  live on France 24 live in english:

renault affected by cyber attack

Saturday, May 13th, 2017

in france production sites had to be stopped today due to a cyber attack.

 

worldwide hack

Saturday, May 13th, 2017

everything has already been said about the worldwide ransomware hack. but this video says it best. why is the UK’s NHS running windows xp? why do large orgs take years to upgrade their operating systems? why are so many people who are adverse to change and do not believe in life long learning running IT departments? why are IT budgets continuously cut. i worked in an IT dept for a subsidiary of a well known multi-national. we had 4 people on helpdesk for 300 employees. and one office had 3 people for 500–one of whom worked part-time.

macron party suspends party member over tweets

Saturday, May 13th, 2017

according to la figaro, a center-right newspaper in france, the en marche party has suspended and decided not to run their candidate for a legislative position for charente-maritime’s 5th district after discovering his alleged anti-zionist tweets. christian gerin is (was) a television producer. according to la figaro someone pointed out gerin had tweeted and/or retweeted a tweet that supported BDS–an organization/movement that pushes divestment from israel.

comey testimony

Thursday, May 11th, 2017

last week former FBI director (now former FBI director) james comey, jr testified before congress. you can watch all 7 hours of the video on cspan.org.

yates testimony before congress

Thursday, May 11th, 2017

sally yates, former attorney general warned donald trump and the trump administration about former national security adviser michael flynn.  you can watch the video here. we think that trump fired comey to distract from this testimony and the investigation around the 2016 presidential election.

https://www.c-span.org/video/?427577-1/white-house-warned-general-flynn-compromised

trump’s impeachment march begins

Thursday, May 11th, 2017

in the USA congress, the chairman of the house oversight committee has asked the justice department to investigate the firing of FBI director james comey. when the richard nixon white house fired the special prosecutor archibald coxspecial prosecutor archibald cox investigating the  watergate breakin in 1973, they too were within their rights legally. but this began the slow drum beat of scrutiny.