A&G's Hot Links! The Wednesday May 20 Edition


Armstrong & Getty's Hot Links!

A high concentration of daily headlines directly from the A&G brain trust...

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Monday May 20

Matt Lauer: Why Ronan Farrow Is Indeed Too Good to Be True

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NYT: Is Ronan Farrow Too Good to Be True?

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How the Bay Area’s coronavirus death rate compares with other U.S. regions

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SF economy taking baby steps, but don’t expect full recovery until 2023 or 2024, top economist says

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Crazy cheap rooms available for Memorial Day in Vegas, still no casino reopening date

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Seattle schools to offer summer school to all students starting in July

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Trump’s tweet threatens federal money for Nevada over mail voting

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China’s new outbreak shows signs the virus could be changing

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How to not be a 'coronavirus jerk' during the pandemic

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College Calendars in the Pandemic: No Fall Break and Home by Thanksgiving

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During the pandemic, sequestered SDG&E grid operators living at work to keep the lights on

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L.A. is uneasy about order to move homeless people from freeways. ‘There’s ethical issues’

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Tuesday May 19

Matt Taibbi: Democrats Have Abandoned Civil Liberties

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Washington state attorney general sues 2 gyms that remain open despite coronavirus stay-home order

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SF searching its properties for new sanctioned camp sites — including park land

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Amid pandemic, crime dropped in many U.S. cities, but not all

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The biologist whose advice went viral tells us what to do next

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Pool noodle hats? Inner-tube tables? Restaurants urge social distancing in wacky ways

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No pandemic ‘fire sale’ on Bay Area homes, despite ‘breathtaking’ drop in transactions

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Trump threatens to halt WHO funding, review U.S. membership

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JCPenney will close nearly 30% of its stores as part of its bankruptcy plan

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Remember that one time...at cheerleading camp?

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Monday May 18, 2020

F.B.I. Is Said to Find Links Between Pensacola Gunman and Al Qaeda

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Washington state ordered $227.5 million in coronavirus supplies from a Chinese firm, but deliveries have trickled in

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Fareed Zakaria Experts have jobs. They need to understand those who don’t.

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Trump ramps up retaliatory purge with firing of State Department inspector general

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Justin Amash decides against running for president as 3rd-party candidate

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Trump to Salena Zito: 'Joe has absolutely no idea what’s happening'

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Checklist for Bay Area to reopen: Charts track each county’s progress on coronavirus benchmarks

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California’s prisons and jails have emptied thousands into a world changed by coronavirus

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Bowl of oranges for a bunch of basil: Strapped for cash, Angelenos turn to bartering and sharing

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Barack Obama tells class of 2020, 'This is your generation's world to shape'

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MLB projects $640G per game loss with no fans: report

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Work-from-home productivity pickup has tech CEOs predicting many employees will never come back to the office

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Matrix Creator Has Message for Elon Musk, Ivanka Trump