FIRST SCIENTIFIC STUDY OF FAKE NEWS

The science of fake news gets a boost On March 9, 2018, the largest-yet study of fake news was published in Science. Accompanying it was a second article in Science, in which scientists called for: … interdisciplinary research to reduce the spread of fake news and to address the underlying pathologies it has revealed. The large study is titled The Spread of …

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TIBET: A CINDERELLA STORY WITH AN UNHAPPY ENDING

On this day in history... March 10, 1959 TIBETAN REBELLION STARTS On this day in 1959, Tibetans band together in revolt, surrounding the summer palace of the Dalai Lama in defiance of Chinese occupation forces. After only a two-day battle, they were defeated by the Chinese communist troops. What followed was killing, looting and destruction …

ZAGITOVA: MATURITY AND POISE VS. PETULANCE AND ENVY

Except for my musical/ballet creation Chopiniada, which coincided with the Winter Olympics in Korea, I have refrained from commenting on this thoroughly corrupt event. Because these shamefully politicized and commercialized "games" are not worth even a comment. They only deserve our scorn and oblivion. I never watched any of it on live TV.  We don't …