Link 11/29/2021 | Naked Capitalism
A weird card trick Chalk gray
The 26-year-old Guatemalan stowaway was found in the landing gear of an American Airlines flight at Miami Airport-survived a two-and-a-half-hour journey at an altitude of 33,000 feet and temperatures as low as -54F Daily mail
Sherlock Holmes and the Mystery of Fame American Conservative Party
Hampstead’s Paradise: 150 Years of the Badlands Financial Times
A masterpiece stolen by the Nazis British Broadcasting Corporation
Surveillance, companionship and entertainment: the ancient history of smart machines Readers of MIT Press
Mel Brooks writes all this New Yorker
Omicron is here. The United States must act now. now. Zenip Tufec.
Canada found two cases of Omicron variant, the first confirmed in North America French Press Agency
Covid: South African President calls for lifting of Omicron travel ban British Broadcasting Corporation
Morocco suspends all flights over Omicron Al Jazeera
Covid: Dutch police arrested fugitives in quarantined hotel British Broadcasting Corporation
This is Bill Gates’ livelihood, and his Gates Foundation takes the lead in keeping vaccine production in private, profitable hands.https://t.co/x6F77RFaZW 29/
— Corey Doctorow’s multi-pronged mentality (@doctorow) November 28, 2021
More than six months have passed since the United States first promised to give up the protection of intellectual property rights for vaccines.
Millions of people have died since April? Why is this promise different from the previous one?
Why should the world believe that the United States will keep its promises?
— Ian Goodrum (@isgoodrum) November 28, 2021
Our famous free media
JOHN KIRIAKOU: About pardoning turkeys Consortium News
The end of anesthetics? London Review of Books
The Supreme Court will take an all-or-nothing abortion fight Associated Press
The wave of unionization is reshaping museums and cultural institutions across the U.S. The truth is revealed
-Nina Turner (@ninaturner) November 28, 2021
Big brother is watching you
Tomato farmers in Chittoor: on a thin red line Indian Rural People’s Archives
Is China’s chance of success in maintaining social distancing on the world stage slim? South China Morning Post
**Diary Date** Please join us to celebrate Craig’s release on the morning of November 30, 2021 outside of HMP Edinburgh. Craig’s speech. welcome everybody. Today is St. Andrews Day-bring your Saltire. #cmCountdown #ScotlandJailsJournalists
-Craig Murray Justice Movement (@cmurrayjustice) November 17, 2021
Today’s antidote (pass through):
See yesterday’s link and antidote du Jour here.