The Daily Populous

Thursday September 23rd, 2021 evening edition

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(CNN) Humanity needs to "grow up" and deal with the issue of climate change, British Prime Minister Boris Johnson told world leaders at the United Nations General Assembly in New York on Wednesday.

Johnson, a last-minute addition to the speakers' list that day , slammed the world's inadequate response to the climate crisis and urged humanity to "listen to the warnings of the scientists," pointing to the Covid-19 pandemic as "an example of gloomy scientists being proved right.".

"We still cling with parts of our minds to the infantile belief that the world was made for our gratification and pleasure," he said.

"And we combine this narcissism with an assumption of our own immortality.".

"We believe that someone else will clear up the mess, because that is what someone else has always done," he added.

"We trash our habitats, again and again, with the inductive reasoning that we've gotten away with it so far, and therefore, we'll get away with it again.

"My friends, the adolescence of humanity is coming to an end and must come to an end. »

Man Ejaculates From Anus, Urinates Feces for Two Years Before Seeking Help

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The man, aged 33, turned up for medical care after experiencing pain in one of his testicles for the previous five days.

He also said he had been passing a "substantial" amount of urine and sperm from his rectum over the previous two years.

Doctors found that the man's vital signs were normal, and they decided to carry out further tests to see what was going on. »

What Does Evergrande Meltdown Mean for China?

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That is why Chinese regulators have decided to have a showdown with creditors over Evergrande.

To erase the assumption of moral hazard would mean wiping out the structural underpinnings of the country’s credit markets.

The third problem with allowing Evergrande to fail and refusing to support creditors is the most fundamental problem of all. »

Lauren Boebert paid rent and utilities with campaign funds, FEC filings show

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Republican U.S. Rep. Lauren Boebert paid rent and utility bills with campaign funds in violation of federal campaign finance laws, new filings with the Federal Election Commision show.

The filings, submitted to the FEC on Tuesday, also indicate that Boebert reimbursed her campaign for the $6,650 worth of payments.

The latest discrepancy appeared in a July campaign finance report for the committee Lauren Boebert for Congress. »

French study warns of the massive scale of Chinese influence around the world

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The 650-page report, entitled "Chinese influence operations - a Machiavelli moment" digs through the layers of secret and not-so-secret institutions, actions and designs used by Beijing to manipulate western opinion.

"Its influence operations have hardened considerably in recent years and its methods increasingly resemble those employed by Moscow," according to the report.

The report, issued by an influential outlet of the French military establishment, illustrates the increased scepticism with which China is viewed. »