“Dr Fauci has a good bedside manner with the public, but he has been wrong about everything I have ever interacted with him on,” Navarro said. “Now Fauci is saying that a falling mortality rate doesn’t matter, when it is the single most important statistic to help guide the pace of our economic reopening. So when you ask me if I listen to Dr Fauci’s advice, my answer is only with caution.” … [Read more...] about Covid-19: Fauci sidelined by Donald Trump, as he steps up blunt talk on pandemic
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Many have speculated that Tencent’s grand plan is to snaffle minority stakes in all of music’s most powerful global companies. This could give it a prime seat at the table when it comes to observing how some of its rivals (hello, Bytedance/TikTok!) are treated by the music industry. It could also allow Tencent to influence licensing agreements between labels and its own digital services — which include QQ Music, one of China’s biggest music-streaming platforms. … [Read more...] about What’s Sony Planning in Music — and Will It Involve Tencent?
We’ve embraced the farm-to-fork philosophy with gusto in our daily lives, so it stands to reason that when we’re in tourist mode we’re similarly inclined. Just as wine tourism is huge in NSW, the state is also seeing more and more travellers with a penchant for the finer things, pair their wine weekenders with a spot of truffle hunting and tasting. … [Read more...] about Australia’s truffle hunting fuels a hidden tourism boom