2:00PM Water Cooler 4/20/2022

By Lambert Strether of Corrente

Bird Song of the Day

This is Lyre Bird week at Naked Capitalism. Prepare yourselves for eighteen minutes of sonic splendor. (One of the calls sounds like a pinball machine!)

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Politics

“But what is government itself, but the greatest of all reflections on human nature?” –James Madison, Federalist 51

“They had learned nothing, and forgotten nothing.” –Charles Maurice de Talleyrand-Périgord

“When the going gets weird, the weird turn pro.” –Hunter Thompson

Biden Adminstration

“Biden hosts military chiefs as Ukraine crisis intensifies” [Retuers]. “President Joe Biden will convene top U.S. military leaders on Wednesday in an annual White House gathering that takes on special significance as the war in Ukraine enters a risky new phase and the United States plans more military aid…. The meeting comes amid questions about the future of NATO forces in Europe, including whether to install a permanent

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