These Alligators Have Gone Into Deep-Freeze Mode Motherboard
Bride added pockets into her wedding dress and bridesmaids’ dresses Metro.co.uk. I had pockets sewn into my wedding dress: doesn’t everybody?
The Secrets of Lyndon Johnson’s Archives New Yorker. Robert Caro. I’ve read the Robert Moses book, but only one volume of the LBJ bio; the others are in my to-read stack.
IN THE ERA OF ELECTRONIC WARFARE, BRING BACK PIGEONS War on the Rocks
How a California officer protected neo-Nazis and targeted their victims Guardian (Chuck L)
Canada trapped in China-US feud over Huawei extradition Nikkei Asian Review
The Illegal CIA Operation That Brought Us 9/11 Truthdig (BB)
Big Brother IS Watching You Watch
The Data Colleges Collect on Applicants WSJ. The deck: To determine ‘demonstrated interest,’ some schools are tracking how quickly prospective students open email and whether they click links. Moi: This is insane – and just one more thing prospective students shouldn’t have to worry about.
Crucial biometric privacy law survives Illinois court fight The Verge. Might have posted on this decision if I’d seen it earlier — maybe sometime soon, once I’ve had a chance to study the opinion.
Pelosi Aghast – Stone Indictment Proves That Trump Campaign Deliberately Campaigned For Trump Moon of Alabama. Missed this yesterday; still germane.
EU WILL BLINK FIRST! Brussels on brink of ‘CAVING IN’ over Brexit deal Daily Express (The Rev Kev). Thought readers might enjoy a morning chuckle.
Climate Denial Efforts Target Media, Cities Filing Liability Suits Climate Liability News
Yellow vest leader badly injured in police action during protest Al Jazeera (martha r)
There’s a wider scandal suggested by the Trump investigation The Conversation. Not exactly news to regular Naked Capitalism readers.
Stealing from the dead Philadelphia Inquirer (martha r)
Another tech bubble could be about to burst FT (David L)
Cabinet likely to approve agri-package for farmers on Monday Economic Times
Democrats in Disarray
California’s Kamala Harris plants Southern roots in quest for presidency San Francisco Chronicle
Democratic attacks on AOC expose the party’s fear of taking on moneyed interests WaPo. Matt Stoller. From last week; still germane.
The Foolish Quest to Be the Next Barack Obama Politico. I’ll say.
Pompeo Puts Elliott Abrams in Charge of Regime Change in Venezuela American Conservative
The Vultures of Caracas Craig Murray (Chuck L)
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See yesterday’s Links and Antidote du Jour here.