Category Archives: TTG

Widespread protests in Kazakhstan – TTG/

Nazarbayev stepped down from chair of the security council as part of the entire government either being fired or resigning. France 24 is saying his family may have fled the country. Officially the unrest is due to  protests over recent … Continue reading

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Notes on the 3 January DC snowstorm – TTG

The nightly news on 2 January showed the lines of plows and salt trucks ready for the expected storm. The first inkling that things weren’t going to go as planned was the announcement that no road pretreatment could be done … Continue reading

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“INSPIRING: Disabled Army veteran helping others through ‘old school’ woodworking craft” – TTG

By James Baron / The Free Lance-Star An Army colonel who found relief from post-traumatic stress disorder through an old woodworking craft hopes the same thing that helped him might help others. Roger Lintz says his eventual freedom from PTSD … Continue reading

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“Why HCQ and Ivermectin were removed from India’s Covid-19 treatment protocol” – TTG

New Delhi, 26 September 2021 The Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) and the National Task Force on Covid-19 have dropped the use of Ivermectin and Hydroxychloroquine (HCQ) drugs from their revised guidelines for the treatment of the infection. The … Continue reading

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O Tannenbaum, O Tannenbaum – TTG

I can’t remember when I first spied a decorated cedar tree along a Stafford road. It’s been at least ten years that I’ve seen this tree, or maybe a similar nearby tree. I don’t know who decorates the trees. Maybe … Continue reading

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The December 1864 Battle of Nashville – TTG

This account/essay about the 1864 Battle of Nashville was written by Matt Palmquist, a freelance writer with a great interest in the Civil War. He maintains a twitter account at @CivilWarHumor. He often writes such interesting accounts of Civil War … Continue reading

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“This is the place” – TTG

This might be the words of Elon Musk channeling Brigham Young as he contemplates the latest news about abundant water in Valles Marineris, an equatorial valley system on Mars that extends for some 4,000 kilometers. “(CNN) Mars has its own … Continue reading

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An Email from Elon to SpaceX Employees – TTG

Unfortunately, the Raptor production crisis is much worse than it had seemed a few weeks ago. As we have dug into the issues following the exiting of prior senior management, they have unfortunately turned out to be far more severe … Continue reading

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Go outside and take a walk! – TTG

This parody was put out by Inspired by Iceland, a public-private communication platform to promote Iceland and Icelandic products owned and operated by Business Iceland. They gave us Björk Guðmundsdóttir for God’s sake. Of course it’s quirky. I think it’s … Continue reading

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This all sounds familiar -TTG

Stavros Atlamazoglou Nov 18, 2021, 8:30 AM in Business Insider US special operators played an instrumental role in the fight against terrorists over the past 20 years. But the Pentagon is shifting its focus to preparing for a potential war … Continue reading

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