There were updates last night.
As a danger to himself or others, @ElonMusk fulfills the conditions for a 5150 detention. But he’s rich so he gets away with it. And you should be locked up with him if you buy a @Tesla. https://t.co/ud4LoBFKvr
— David Benfell, Ph.D. (@n4rky) June 9, 2020
Instead, Elon Musk gets to manufacture automobiles, dig tunnels, and launch astronauts to the International Space Station. Seriously, how insane is this?
I’m glad to see someone somewhat agrees with me, even if their objection is primarily to how money Elon Musk would be paid.
I’m waiting for Musk-worshippers to wail about how he has a family to support, though.
Rupert Neate, “Tesla shareholders urged to oust Elon Musk over $55bn pay deal,” Guardian, June 30, 2020, https://www.theguardian.com/business/2020/jun/30/tesla-shareholders-urged-to-oust-elon-musk-over-55bn-pay-deal
I was beginning to think Binyamin Netanyahu’s promised de jure annexation announcement might come in the dead of night. But it appears there’s been a delay.
Yousef Munayyer, “Liberal Zionism paved the Israeli right’s path to annexation,” +972, June 23, 2020, https://www.972mag.com/liberal-zionism-israel-annexation/
Salem Barahmeh, “Palestinians are fighting to dismantle apartheid, not just annexation,” +972, June 29, 2020, https://www.972mag.com/jericho-annexation-jordan-valley-apartheid/
Associated Press, “Netanyahu ally confirms delays in West Bank annexation plan,” Al-Ahram, July 1, 2020, http://english.ahram.org.eg/News/373408.aspx
If you’re traveling to New York from the following states you must self-quarantine for 14 days.
The states are: AL, AR, AZ, CA, FL, GA, IA, ID, LA, MS, NC, NV, SC, TN, TX, UT.
— Andrew Cuomo (@NYGovCuomo) June 30, 2020
In the ‘this should be brain-dead fucking obvious’ department:
PAY PEOPLE TO STAY HOME THEN https://t.co/oTuS9h9W8m
— Annie Bellet (@anniebellet) June 30, 2020
Our contact tracers have noted a disturbing pattern: Only one in five people is self-isolating when they develop COVID-19 symptoms.
Close to 80% continue to circulate in the community. That needs to stop.
If you’re sick, stay home. https://t.co/22ttLXXYt7
— Dow Constantine (@kcexec) June 26, 2020
I guess it isn’t.
- David Benfell, “On kente cloth and appropriation,” Irregular Bullshit, June 9, 2020, https://disunitedstates.com/2020/06/09/on-kente-cloth-and-appropriation/↩
- Rupert Neate, “Tesla shareholders urged to oust Elon Musk over $55bn pay deal,” Guardian, June 30, 2020, https://www.theguardian.com/business/2020/jun/30/tesla-shareholders-urged-to-oust-elon-musk-over-55bn-pay-deal↩
- Associated Press, “Netanyahu ally confirms delays in West Bank annexation plan,” Al-Ahram, July 1, 2020, http://english.ahram.org.eg/News/373408.aspx↩