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Published August 11, 2020 5:41 am (Mexico City time).

Coronavirus Dashboard August 11, 2020.

Latest Changes: SMA: 1 new death; 10 new cases, 102 active confirmed cases. GTO: 18 new deaths, 323 new cases. MEX: 705 new deaths. SMA: 19 deaths, 294 confirmed, 22 suspected, 173 recovered. SMA: 18 deaths, 284 confirmed, 36 suspected, 166 recovered (yesterday). 102 active confirmed cases. It...

Published by San Miguel FAQ at August 11, 2020 4:03 am.

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No, Americans Aren’t Suddenly Flying Again, Despite What the Media Said Today to Boost Stocks of Airlines and Boeing.

But another $25-billion taxpayer bailout is tucked into the stimulus package. The stock market loves bailouts and hates the effects of capitalism.

Published by Wolf Street at August 10, 2020 9:19 pm.

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the death of a friend.

News of this nature never comes at a good time. The first message I opened this morning was from my friend, Roxane David, in Villa Obregón. The message was brief and to the point. Her husband, Ed Gilliam, died around midnight today of a heart attack. No life can be easily summarized in an essay. And it is even more difficult when larger-than-life personalities enter and exit our lives. Most of us knew Ed from his art. His love was abstract expressionism, a passion he acquired while studying art at Berkeley. Art formed the core of my relationship with him. But it was not how we met. A couple of years after I moved to Mexico, I heard about a project that caught my interest. Our area of Mexico is surrounded by farms. During the planting and harvesting seasons, migrant workers from southern Mexico come to the area with their families to work in the fields. They are primarily Mixteco. My doctor at the time was instrumental in setting up a compound that provided

Published by mexpatriate at August 10, 2020 7:38 pm.

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This Airline Bailout-Acquisition Doesn’t Pass the Smell Test.

IAG, owner of British Airways and of Spain's top two airlines, seeks bailout from Spain to buy Spain's #3 airline for a near-monopoly in Spain. The family that owns the airline seeks that bailout too.

Published by Wolf Street at August 10, 2020 6:42 pm.

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Pealing bells and wanting to breathe.

Oh, my god!! It’s the bells! At first, I was oblivious to the sound until it went on for… The post PEALING BELLS AND WANTING TO BREATHE appeared first on OUR PRIME OF LIFE.

Published by Our Prime of Life at August 10, 2020 3:52 pm.

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Flowers and serpents.

A mural in progress. Jorge kept working… While Javier paused to chat and pose. Also seen August 4, 2020 in Barrio de Jalatlaco, this time on Alianza.

Published by View From Casita Colibrí at August 10, 2020 12:14 pm.

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The communication of narcissists.

Narcissism is understood as a mental disorder whereby a person has an inordinate sense of their own importance and capabilities, at the same time as a deep need to be admired and recognized by others.

Published by Nexos at August 10, 2020 8:09 am.

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All S&P 500 Sectors and Industries, by Size.

The core of the argument in last week’s discussion on Why Markets Don’t Seem to Care If the Economy Stinks surprised a few people. It is yet another reminder that the world is very complex and we don’t know what we don’t know. At times, it seems that Nobody knows anything. Which is why I… Read More __ The post All S&P; 500 Sectors and Industries, by Size appeared first on The Big Picture.

Published by The Big Picture at August 10, 2020 7:30 am.

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10 Monday AM Reads.

My back to work morning train WFH reads: • Do You Know the Difference Between Being Rich and Being Wealthy? To one man, money was a plaything. To another, it was a possibility. Guess which one came out ahead in the end? (Wall Street Journal) • Robinhood app luring and robbing amateurs — like in the… Read More __ The post 10 Monday AM Reads appeared first on The Big Picture.

Published by The Big Picture at August 10, 2020 5:45 am.

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