Millions of ordinary Americans support Donald Trump. Here’s why | Thomas Frank | Opinion | The Guardian
Now, let us stop and smell the perversity. Left parties the world over were founded to advance the fortunes of working people. But our left party in America – one of our two monopoly parties – chose long ago to turn its back on these people’s concerns, making itself instead into the tribune of the enlightened professional class, a “creative class” that makes innovative things like derivative securities and smartphone apps. The working people that the party used to care about, Democrats figured, had nowhere else to go, in the famous Clinton-era expression. The party just didn’t need to listen to them any longer.
Researchers Identify Virus and Two Types of Bacteria as Major Causes of Alzheimer’s – Neuroscience News
A worldwide team of senior scientists and clinicians have come together to produce an editorial which indicates that certain microbes – a specific virus and two specific types of bacteria – are major causes of Alzheimer’s Disease. Their paper, which has been published online in the highly regarded peer-reviewed journal, Journal of Alzheimer’s Disease, stresses the urgent need for further research – and more importantly, for clinical trials of anti-microbial and related agents to treat the disease.
Sysdig | 3 ways that Kubernetes changes monitoring
As Kubernetes matures, and more companies move to leveraging containers in production, we’re seeing a change in how DevOps teams approach monitoring. As one of our customers recently blogged about, Kubernetes has significantly changed how they bring their service to market. Now we’re seeing that type of change ripple into monitoring and troubleshooting Kubernetes-orchestrated environments.
Dit is niet mijn Europa – De Standaard
Dit is niet het Europa dat ons beloofd is. Dit is een farce, en een gevaarlijke bovendien. Dit maakt mensen boos, vervreemdt ons van het Europese ideaal en spreidt het bedje van de antipolitiek. Omdat er geen andere keuze is, blijf ik desondanks een Europeaan en een voorstander van Europa. Maar vergeet niet, dames en heren in Europa, de kruik gaat zolang te water tot ze breekt.
Hunt for the grey ghost
Ten years previously in Pakistan, they had captured a snow leopard hunt on film for the first time ever. "It was a big iconic sequence for the series," says Anderson. It was his task to revisit snow leopards for the Planet Earth sequel. However, nobody knew the whereabouts of the "star" snow leopard that they had filmed before.
The Custodian of Forgotten Books – The New Yorker
In Brussels, Brad Bigelow, a former I.T. adviser for the U.S. Air Force, has made a hobby of rescuing neglected books and writers from obscurity.