Daily Archives: October 28, 2021

AOC Questions to Oil Execs – 10/28/21


greenmanbucketOct 28, 2021

Katie Porter Slams Oil Execs and Yes, She Has Props


CBC News: The NationalOct 28, 2021
Ahead of the COP26 climate change summit in Scotland, some officials, including U.K. Prime Minister Boris Johnson and U.S. climate representative John Kerry, are tempering expectations about what will be achieved because of disagreements about what to do and how quickly.

Officials temper expectations ahead of COP26


CBC News: The NationalOct 28, 2021
Ahead of the COP26 climate change summit in Scotland, some officials, including U.K. Prime Minister Boris Johnson and U.S. climate representative John Kerry, are tempering expectations about what will be achieved because of disagreements about what to do and how quickly.

Forestry sector’s carbon emissions underestimated, report alleges


CBC News: The NationalOct 28, 2021
A new environmental report suggests that Canada could be drastically underestimating the carbon emissions from the forestry sector. The report also noted that while Canada’s reporting model is used worldwide, it may not be the most accurate way of assessing the industry’s true carbon footprint.

Facebook rebrands company by changing name to Meta • FRANCE 24 English


FRANCE 24 EnglishOct 28, 2021
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg said his company is rebranding itself as Meta in an effort to encompass its virtual-reality vision for the future — what Zuckerberg calls the “metaverse.”

Meta: Mark Zuckerberg announces Facebook’s new name

Guardian News – Oct 28, 2021

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg announced the social media giant will change the name of its holding company to Meta, in a rebrand that comes as the company faces a series of public relations crises. Zuckerberg made the announcement at Facebook’s annual conference on Thursday, where he outlined his vision for the ‘metaverse’ – a digital world built over our own, comprising virtual reality headsets and augmented reality

Facebook rebranding won’t shield it from scrutiny, investor says

Reuters – Oct 20, 2021

Facebook reportedly plans to rebrand itself, but Washington Crossing Advisors Senior Portfolio Manager Chad Morganlander says ‘changing your name doesn’t mean that you change your stripes’

JUST IN: Mark Zuckerberg Announces Facebook Has Changed Its Company Name

The Hill – Oct 28, 2021

Facebook on Thursday announced that it has changed its company name at the Facebook Connect augmented and virtual reality conference

Trump ‘Coup Lawyer’ Caught On Video Boasting About Quasi-Legal Memo; Trashing Pence

MSNBC – Oct 27, 2021

Rachel Maddow shares video published by Lauren Windsor of Donald Trump attorney John Eastman boasting of the legal soundness of his memo on how Mike Pence could have overturned the election for Trump, after he seemed to disavow the memo in an interview with the National Review.

Why We Go Extinct

Nature Bats Last– Mar 19, 2021

How We Go Extinct: https://youtu.be/oYJ38lHMn64 Non-evidentiary comments are unwelcome here, including nonsensical “chemtrails” and other unfounded conspiracies. Opinions are not evidence.