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What If Jeff Bezos Tries to Acquire the Struggling U.S. Postal Service?

Some people think that the U.S. Postal Service won’t survive the coronavirus pandemic. While they’re in such a vulnerable place, opportunistic CEOs like Jeff Bezos could try to acquire them. What would that mean for the USPS and us? The U.S. Postal Service (USPS) has been in crisis mode for decades. Many news outlets seem…

China Tries to Dodge Blame by Doubling Down on Coronavirus Conspiracies

The Chinese Communist Party is trying to dodge blame for its mishandling of the coronavirus pandemic. China is spreading misinformation suggesting the disease originated in the United States. The plans are backfiring spectacularly as U.S. officials double-down on their criticisms of China’s regime. Since the beginning of the Wuhan coronavirus pandemic, which has grown to…

This New PS4 Game Tries to Raise Autism Awareness – It Fails Miserably

Treasure Rangers is a 3-D platformer for PlayStation 4 that features an autistic character. The game’s designer, Jon Cortazar, included the autistic character to help raise awareness for the condition, which his son has. Unfortunately, there are multiple problems with the imagery used in the game. Autism awareness is a worthy cause. The condition affects…

IRS Tries, Fails to Explain Your Crypto Tax Liabilities After a Hard Fork

For the first time since 2014, the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) has issued guidelines for calculating tax liabilities on hard forks; but it seems to raise more questions than it answers. The document attempts to explain how tax obligations arise from chain-splits; however, the IRS omitted guidance for those who do not wish to receive…