Update Madness

Ideas and Issues

Pearl River     No, this is not another ranting madness update.  We hear too much of that.  What did Trump do yesterday or this morning or a minute ago?  Did he pardon a buddy? Make par on one of golf courses, finally? Announce some kind of war?  Against Iran? Against trade?  Against the virus?  Against horse …

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Drones are Scary

Ideas and Issues

New Orleans    For their Scorpio birthdays, mi companera and mi hija both got robots.  They aren’t really robots in the “Star Wars” sense.  The name of this thing though is Shark-Ion Robot, although the generic name I gather is “roomba,” and Shark is just what this one in my house is called.  In the way …

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Apps for SNAP with Both Green and Yellow Lights Flashing

Citizen Wealth Financial Justice

New Orleans   An internet application that would allow food stamp recipients participating in SNAP, or Supplemental Nutritional Assistance Program as the government calls it now, seems like a great idea.  A Brooklyn-based startup called Propel created an app that allows recipients to check on their smartphones and see how much of their benefits they have …

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