Biochemist Manas Ray wrote the poem 'Praying From A Distance' about the toll COVID-19 has taken on his family in India. He submitted it as part of our poetry callout last month. You can read it in full here:
Gavin Newsom holds onto his job as California governor, CNN projects
California's Democratic Gov. Gavin Newsom has defeated the effort to remove him from office, according to a projection from the CNN Decision Desk, capping off a recall effort that was born in partisan anger over his pandemic response but ended with a vote of confidence in his strategy to combat it.
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NPR Cookie Consent and Choicesfuck the shippers they already delay amtrak trains illegally without punishment Now let's set the job requirements as able-bodied, able to lift a 100 lbs with a 60 hr week schedule in all weather conditions to keep more than half the work force from applying. Would love to take the train more often but it only arrives at 1 am
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NPR Cookie Consent and ChoicesAwesome. How long til Boko Haram destroy them?
NPR Cookie Consent and ChoicesCould we put funding for desalination facilities into the infrastructure bill? We just have to figure out how to move the moon. That'll fix things. Weird how Death Valley was a lake and the Grand Canyon was a massive river