Amy’s Kitchen, an organic frozen food company, announced the abrupt closure of its San Jose, California facility where workers have been organizing to form a union with Unite Here labor union, resulting in over 300 workers losing their jobs.https://prismreports.org/2022/08/04/amys-kitchen-closes-san-jose-workers-organize/
Here are some undersea #moog synthesizer sounds along with scenes from “Coral Wonderland”, a film in the Prelinger Archives at @internetarchive.
BREAKING: How Florida Power & Light, @insideFPL, kept voters in the dark as it was secretly financing a spoiler candidate in a state Senate election. Elections lawyers say its a 'nightmare scenario', with @NickNehamas @AnaChacinc https://www.miamiherald.com/news/politics-government/state-politics/article264196761.html
iRobot's mission is to create innovative, practical products like the Roomba and iRobot OS that make customers’ lives easier. Amazon shares our passion, and I’m hugely excited to see what we can build together for customers in the years ahead.
VC Marc Andreessen has railed against cities like San Francisco for failing to build more housing.
But when his own hyper-rich, manicured SF suburb proposed a zoning change to allow a small number of multifamily homes, Andreessen and his wife wrote this. https://www.theatlantic.com/ideas/archive/2022/08/marc-andreessens-opposition-housing-project-nimby/671061/
“Doctors discovered that some stillbirths resulted from COVID-19 directly infiltrating the placenta, a condition they named SARS-CoV-2 placentitis. Cases were found even in people whose COVID-19 symptoms were mild or nonexistent.”
PLOT TWIST: Remember those old shipping logs that noted thousands of barrels of DDT waste dumped off Catalina? Turns out, the acid waste wasn't contained in physical barrels. It was poured STRAIGHT INTO THE OCEAN.
Barrels = an obscure unit of volume
WASHINGTON (AP) — Four people have been critically injured after a lightning strike outside the White House, fire officials said Thursday. https://apnews.com/article/822bd2fcd509ca66c3b244f1296020ff