“This should not have happened and we are taking steps to ensure it doesn’t happen again,” the company said.
Timothy GilliganIs #Facebook now run by #MontyPython?? “Facebook apologized after its platform translated Xi Jinping from Burmese to a vulgar word in English.
When the Burmese posts were translated into English on Facebook, Mr. Xi’s name repeatedly appeared as ...”
From mass incarceration to mass deportation, our nation remains in deep denial.
Timothy Gilligan“White nationalism believes our problems will be solved if people of color are gotten rid of or controlled. Mass incarceration/deportation have less to do with crime & immigration than how we respond when black & brown people are framed as the problem.”
The drug coverage gap was widely loathed, but the new scheme may still leave some older Americans holding the bag.
Timothy Gilligan“What about those people out there who end up taking their pills three times a week instead of every day because they can’t afford them?” he asked.
Last year, Kaiser survey of people over 65 showed that, due to costs, 29% didn’t take drugs as directed.”
The statement from Lev Parnas came on his second night of TV interviews.
Timothy Gilligan“#Parnas, #Giuliani’s former business associate, said that his view of his & Giuliani's efforts in #Ukraine was: “it was all about 2020, to make sure #Trump had another 4 years. That’s the way everybody viewed it. There was no other reason for doing it."
Cats are attracted to bushfire burn scars, where they hunt vulnerable survivors with merciless impunity. It's devastating for ecosystems.
Timothy Gilligan“#Cats are scientifically, objectively, monumentally terrible for the planet. In the US alone, domestic cats kill up to 3.7 billion birds and 20.7 billion mammals a year, plus reptiles and amphibians. They are a scourge of the highest order.” #JustSayin
Reasons child care should be a key election issue.
Timothy Gilligan“Every advanced country mandates some form of paid leave for new mothers, typically three or four months — every country, that is, except America, which offers no maternity leave at all.”
Pharmaceutical companies have paid doctors billions of dollars for consulting, promotional talks, meals and more. A new ProPublica analysis finds doctors who received payments linked to specific drugs prescribed more of those drugs.
The budget gap widened despite a growing economy, hitting its highest level since 2012.
Timothy Gilligan“The federal budget deficit surpassed $1 trillion in 2019, as tax cuts & spending increases continued to force heavy government borrowing amid a record-long economic expansion.”
Deficit grew under #Regan, #Bush and now #Trump. #Republicans