I'm very excited for this conversation... At 7:06 we'll talk with former Navy SEAL Jack Carr about lots of stuff, including his first book, a thrilling thriller (which I just finished) entitled "The Terminal List".
Here's a link to the book: https://www.amazon.com/Terminal-List-Thriller-Jack-Carr/dp/1501180819
Interesting to see an author who really gets into the details of weaponry, such as this:
On Sunday, the Chinese announced new or increased tariffs on 128 American products, including a fair number of agricultural products. I think they're trying to show Donald Trump that they will not be pushed around. I think Trump is overconfident in this arena, and I maintain the view that I've held since well before he even got the nomination that trade is his worst policy area. That said, the Chinese MUST be pushed to reform the way they coerce and steal in order to get their hands on American intellectual property.
Meanwhile, President Trump is also on a rampage against Amazon, repeating errors and lies on Twitter and getting far too many people to agree with his utterly inappropriate targeting of a great American company. The "report" that Trump talks about here allocates the USPS's pension costs to the cost of delivering a package, which is simply not the way business (or basic economics) works.
While we are on the subject, it is reported that the U.S. Post Office will lose $1.50 on average for each package it delivers for Amazon. That amounts to Billions of Dollars. The Failing N.Y. Times reports that “the size of the company’s lobbying staff has ballooned,” and that...— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) March 31, 2018
...does not include the Fake Washington Post, which is used as a “lobbyist” and should so REGISTER. If the P.O. “increased its parcel rates, Amazon’s shipping costs would rise by $2.6 Billion.” This Post Office scam must stop. Amazon must pay real costs (and taxes) now!— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) March 31, 2018
This is definitely one of the funniest April Fool's gags I saw...
Here's some other funny stuff:
Finally, I'm not upset that NY passed this law. I'm upset that they needed to. I'm inquiring as to the status of the law in Colorado: