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John Ellis
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Created 15 Apr 2019
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  • The Warmth of The Sun.
    04 Oct 2021 • < 1 min read
    Give a gift subscription 1. The United States is moving closer to its first-ever default, with neither political party in Washington yet signaling it’s ready to back down from a partisan showdown on t...
  • Worlds Apart.
    02 Oct 2021 • < 1 min read
    Give a gift subscription 1. UVA Center for Politics and Project Home Fire: Trump and Biden voters are at crisis stage. …….these positives are offset by the fact that Biden and Trump voters do not see ...
  • Web 3.0
    01 Oct 2021 • < 1 min read
    Give a gift subscription 1. Is ethereum the future of the internet? Interest in the ethereum blockchain has soared over the past year, as developers have turned to it to create a wave of decentralized...
  • Poised.
    30 Sep 2021 • < 1 min read
    1. The U.S. recovery from the latest Covid-19 wave is taking hold across the country, with cases dropping or poised to start falling in the vast majority of states. In 47 states plus the nation’s capi...
  • Welcome News.
    29 Sep 2021 • < 1 min read
    Give a gift subscription 1. With two dozen COVID-19 vaccines already in use around the world, a successful efficacy trial of yet another candidate might elicit yawns. But the findings announced by Chi...
  • Copy and Paste.
    28 Sep 2021 • < 1 min read
    Give a gift subscription 1. Much has been made of brain-computer interfaces and the singularity, with claims that our minds could be linked to cyberspace reaching an almost religious fervor at times. ...
  • Germany Votes.
    27 Sep 2021 • < 1 min read
    Give a gift subscription 1. The left-of-centre Social Democrats won a narrow victory in Germany’s election, as support for the centre-right CDU/CSU of outgoing chancellor Angela Merkel plunged to a hi...
  • Too Close To Call.
    25 Sep 2021 • < 1 min read
    Give a gift subscription 1. The race to succeed Angela Merkel as German chancellor remains completely open two days before western Europe’s most populous country goes to the polls, with the latest pre...
  • Downfall.
    24 Sep 2021 • < 1 min read
    Give a gift subscription 1. China Evergrande inched closer on Friday to the potential default that investors fear, missing a payment deadline in one of the clearest indications yet that the developer ...
  • Dollar Bonds.
    23 Sep 2021 • < 1 min read
    Give a gift subscription 1. Just a year away from an unprecedented third term in power, Xi Jinping is taking one of the biggest economic gambles of his presidency by letting Evergrande teeter on the e...
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