They informed, educated & entertained me: 156

What has been preventing me from working diligently today.

As usual, links do NOT equal endorsements or even views.

Many of my post links are from the USA. I find they are excellent at informing
me on so many subjects and are regularly ahead of the curve when it
comes to the particular topic of discussion.They frequently address a
subject that is highly relevant to the UK but has yet to be broached in
any meaningful form on this side of the Atlantic.



Global refiners brace themselves as China cements its oil market dominance   Reuters


Researchers are using Google Maps and satellite images to track slaves in India  Quartz India


The nuclear bomb didn’t beat Japan — Stalin did BI_Europe


Now, there are two different bitcoin implementations—the original, and a new one called Bitcoin Cash Motherboard


How Britain fell for Wetherspoon’s  Guardian


How much did BG / MS implement though ?  WEF


Dunkin’ thinks dumping the word “Donuts” could help it transform into Starbucks  Quartz


Most men in the US and Europe could be infertile by 2060, according to a new study  Quartz