The Daily Populous

Saturday August 8th, 2020 day edition

image for After Elon Musk criticized Bernie Sanders' brand of socialism, Sanders took him to task for taking billions of dollars in government support

In response to an article about the bill, Musk tweeted out a meme that essentially criticized Sanders for spending other people's money to fund "free government programs.".

Sanders hit back at Musk, calling him out for criticizing programs that help the vast majority of Americans when he and his companies had benefited from billions of dollars in government assistance.

Bernie Sanders showed Friday he isn't afraid to call out hypocrisy — particularly when it comes from someone like Tesla CEO Elon Musk.

Musk on Friday tweeted out a meme critical of Sanders and his brand of socialism.

showed a picture of Sanders along with the text: "Every time the Bernster mentions a free government program, chug somebody else's beer.".

"Every time Elon Musk pokes fun at government assistance for the 99%, remember that he would be worth nothing without $4.9 billion in corporate welfare," Sanders wrote.

Elon Musk and his companies have received billions of dollars in government assistance. »

5 Best Harvard-Yale Pranks

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In reality, these pranksters had the fan section of Harvard spelling out “We Suck”.

The prank gained a lot of media attention and was featured in the ESPN documentary about the Yale-Harvard rivalry.

In 1992, the Harvard marching band attempted to X-out the Yale Precision Marching Band while the band did its tradition “Y” formation. »

U.S. Postal Service chief warns of 'dire' finances, adopts manager hiring freeze

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Postal Service (USPS) on Friday said the agency faces a “dire” financial position even as it posted a slightly narrower third-quarter loss as package demand soared during the coronavirus pandemic.

Postal Service eagle logo is pictured on a truck in the Manhattan borough of New York City, New York, U.S., July 30, 2020.

Later Friday, DeJoy said USPS has implemented a management hiring freeze and is seeking approval for early retirement offers for non-union employees. »

Successful Elimination of Covid-19 Transmission in New Zealand

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New Zealand began implementing its pandemic influenza plan in earnest in February, which included preparing hospitals for an influx of patients.

New Covid-19 Cases in New Zealand and Implementation of Epidemic-Response and Support Measures.

Implementing interventions at various levels (border-control measures, community-transmission control measures, and case-based control measures) was effective. »