Dave Barry's Year in Review!

Dave Barry's Year in Review!

Postby inthegobi » Sun Dec 31, 2017 8:43 pm

'We want to believe that we imagined these things. But we fear we did not.'

Yes, it's Dave Barry with his Year in Review for 2017

I haven't yet culled some good tidbits from it yet. Here's one:

January....Assisting the president as he pursues this agenda is a crack White House team that includes Steve Bannon, Sebastian Gorka, Michael Flynn, Reince Priebus and Sean Spicer, all of whom will, in the coming weeks and months, disappear like teenagers in a “Friday the 13th” movie. In the Trump White House, you never know who will get whacked next, but you know somebody will.


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Re: Dave Barry's Year in Review!

Postby seamas o dalaigh » Mon Jan 01, 2018 6:53 pm

In a similar vein, the ABC has some of the forgotten good-news stories of the year

*Scientists make old cells young again
*NASA and Uber join forces to develop flying taxis
*Muslim hackers unite to wipe ISIS off the internet
*Rats are acting as "bomb detectors" to protect elephants from landmines
*Prison inmates give their food to hungry kids
*Vomiting fungi could solve global plastic problem
*Scientists remove diseased genes from human embryo
*Facebook uses artificial intelligence to prevent suicide
*A woman finds her father after 45 years thanks to a Lateline episode
*Coral "gardening" helping to restore Great Barrier Reef
*A regional Australian company is producing bee-friendly insecticide
*New hope in the fight against Alzheimer's

http://www.abc.net.au/news/2017-12-30/t ... =good-news
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