A&G's Hot Links: News & Views on Tuesday July 6, 2021


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ARMSTRONG & GETTY'S HOT LINKS!

Headlines, data and drivel discussed during The A&G Show.

News & Views on Tuesday July 6, 2021.

China's Xi throws down gauntlet to US

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When Will China Rule the World? Maybe Never

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Former Chinese Party Insider Calls U.S. Hopes of Engagement ‘Naive’

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Ransomware Attack Affecting Likely Thousands of Targets Drags On

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In crosshairs of ransomware crooks, cyber insurers struggle

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"They are going to slaughter us": Afghan interpreter speaks out as Taliban advance

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Mysteriously skinnier Kim Jong Un berates underlings for allowing "great crisis" with COVID

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Oakland Mayor Schaaf fires back at City Council members over police funding debate

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Republican Lanhee Chen wants to jump from TV talking head to California state controller

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Before tortilla incident, Coronado residents clashed over racial equity efforts

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Courts may see spike in people wanting to serve on juries

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Rachel Nichols apologizes to Maria Taylor on ESPN after video caused firestorm

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Disney drops ‘boys and girls’ from fireworks greeting. ‘BRING IT BACK NOW!!!’, some say

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The 60-Year-Old Scientific Screwup That Helped Covid Kill

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Can 'sniff training' restore COVID survivors' sense of smell?

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The controversial approval of an Alzheimer’s drug reignites the battle over the underlying cause of the disease

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Car sales slump as vehicle prices continue to surge

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Maniac punches carriage horse, attacks two others in Central Park: driver

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CDC’s warning not to swim with diarrhea slammed for crappy animation

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Pete Davidson Says It'll Take '2 More Years' to Remove the Last of His Tattoos

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Bubbly supply halted after Moscow says champagne is Russian