Christopher Banks

23 May 19
Fixing A Hole

(My column The Groove Abides, originally published in The Watch newspaper, May 23, 2019) Every time I go to Tyler, Texas to visit family, I make time to frequent Sunshine Records. I never leave empty-handed. Packed to the brim with crate upon crate of used records redolent of grandma’s cellar, I lose track of time […]

23 May 19
Take it in

Welcome to this week’s edition of “Take It In.” I wanted to do something a little different and present some poetry I wrote as I made my way through a dark season recently. I’ve been reading an amazing story, Tuesdays with Morrie, as of late. It has really changed my perspective on living, dying, loving, […]

23 May 19
First to Strike

  By LTC Erick J. Morales, Baton Rouge Recruiting Battalion commander Seas of colorful gowns, mortarboards with tassels in flight, “Pomp and Circumstance” echoes through the air, it is all a part of the time of year when our young men and women walk across the stage to collect their diplomas before commencing the next […]

23 May 19
Newsy Today

Good Thursday. (You want to do this by email? Sign up here.) Expands high-tech fight in China There are more companies around the world noting that they have little choice but to turn their backs on Huawei, as the technology transfer between the US and China expands. Huawei blacklisting does not affect US companies. “Under […]

23 May 19
Lowmiller Consulting Group Blog

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Pentagon on Thursday will present plans to the White House to send up to 10,000 more troops to the Middle East, in a move to beef up defenses against potential Iranian threats, U.S. officials said. The officials said no final decision has been made yet, and it’s not clear if the […]

23 May 19
TIME

Dennis Honrud’s family has been farming wheat in eastern Montana for three generations. Unashamedly old school, Honrud sows only half his 6,000 acres, leaving the rest fallow to avoid soil depletion. “There’s not many of us left,” he laments. Like many workers in the global economy, the 68-year-old needs to stay connected, in his case […]

23 May 19
News Archives Uk

Nigel Farage's latest political initiative, the Brexit Party, hit the headlines before the 2019 European elections. After its official launch in April, the party named Annunziata Rees-Mogg (Jacob's younger sister) and former Conservative MP Ann Widdecombe among its candidates, alongside the former Ukip leader. The vote, which took place from 23 to 26 May, gives […]

23 May 19
https://CloudMonk.io - AWS-Azure DevOps / DevSecOps Engineer, Java-Kotlin, InfoSec Author, Ayurvedic Doctor, Former Buddhist Monk, Permaculturist

See also Science Fiction Authors, SciFi Bibliography, SciFi, Artificial Intelligence, AI Bibliography, Robotics SIR ARTHUR C[HARLES] CLARKE (1917–2008) British author and science writer, knighted in 1998. “Probably best known for his script for and novel of 2001: A Space Odyssey (Kubrick 1968) and his role as a communicator on science and scientific progress, Arthur C. […]

23 May 19
Christopher at Coastmoor

Be mindful Probe step by step Build a structure Keep back the incendiary devices Talk quietly about risk Use that fucking-word poetics For what purpose Why to stand aside In that place I didn’t intend to be Where immaturity, indifference And need All catch me out Do not be afraid to step outside Go to […]

23 May 19
AYA Analytica financial health memo

As of May 2019, this regular podcast is available on our Andy Yeh Alpha fintech network platform.   Berkeley public economist Barry Eichengreen reconciles the nominal and real interest rates to argue in favor of greater fiscal deficits. French author and economist Thomas Piketty contends that there is an innate tendency toward wealth concentration in […]

23 May 19
The Australian

The local market finished Thursday’s session lower, snapping a six-day winning streak.

23 May 19
News Archives Uk

National Museum of Scotland, Edinburgh The museum celebrates the launch of the Edinburgh International Children's Festival (May 25-June 2) with an open house for families. Events are free and include performances, contextual facilities and arts for all ages. There will be a digital music creation as part of an interactive sensory environment Soundplay Studio, a […]