Brothers in Arms
Brothers in Arms by Dire Straits, arranged by Capt Phil Trudgeon RM and performed at the Mountbatten Festival of Music 2022 in the Royal Albert Hall, London.
** Obama pushed trans surgery from a boutique medical care into a multi-billion-dollar annual enterprise in 2015 when he ordered insurance companies to cover the surgery and the pills. Dozens of children’s hospitals and the like began exploiting kids confused by puberty. New York Times reported, “Ohio lawmakers on Wednesday overrode Gov. Mike DeWine’s veto of a bill that would bar transgender minors from receiving puberty blockers, hormone therapy or gender transition surgery.
“The move by the Republican-controlled state legislature comes less than four weeks after the Republican governor’s veto. The state House voted on Jan. 10 to override Mr. DeWine’s veto, and the Senate has now cleared the way for the law to go into effect in 90 days.”
** Rep. Jamaal Bowman (D-NY) ZeroHedge
** You will only be criticized by somebody doing less than you.
** I don’t mean to brag, but cashiers always check me out.
** If you admit that you’re chubby, but you identify as skinny – are you transslender?
** Financial Times: “Chinese authorities are tightening limits on capital outflows by restricting access to funds that invest in offshore securities as the country battles a brutal market rout.
About a third of Chinese funds that invest in foreign securities under a scheme that bypasses strict capital controls have announced in stock exchange notices they have suspended or capped sales to retail investors “to maintain stable operations and protect investors’ interests.”
The Beijing-based manager of one fund focusing on US stocks said they had received informal instructions from the Shanghai Stock Exchange to reduce sales of such products targeting overseas markets after demand went “through the roof.” “
** Texas vs the USA – It’s about more than just razor wire.
** Big Volcano – “It is over 21.9 km (13.6 mi or 72,000 ft) high as measured by the Mars Orbiter Laser Altimeter (MOLA), and is about two and a half times Mount Everest’s height above sea level.”
** BREAKING – FEAR OF TUCKER CARLSON IN CANADA: Prime Minister Justin Trudeau (@JustinTrudeau) climate czar Steven Guilbeault accuses @TuckerCarlson of inciting violence in Canada last night with his speech and putting a target on his back.
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