Bizarro World Podcast: Episode 28

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On today's episode of the Bizarro World podcast, Gerardo and Nick discuss:

2:23 – Nick & Gerardo on Gold, the Mining Value Chain, Libra Congressional Hearing, the Fed & the Global Markets

AOC Questioning: https://www.businessinsider.com/alexandria-ocasio-cortez-libra-questions-facebook-david-marcus-2019-7 

17:38 – Iran Seizes British Oil Tanker: https://www.bbc.com/news/uk-49053383 

22:56 – Jeff Epstein denied bail. Florida Attorney General now under investigation for allowing Epstein to leave jail six days a week for 12 hours: https://www.cnbc.com/2019/07/19/jeffrey-epstein-stay-in-florida-jail-under-investigation.html 

25:30 – Eric Garner: https://www.washingtonpost.com/opinions/2019/07/17/eric-garner-is-proof-that-we-need-reform-laws-excessive-force/

https://www.nydailynews.com/opinion/ny-edit-pantaleo-20190717-xkio2jdf4jdifimosqlrggoj7a-story.html

The Justice Department’s decision flies in the face of the reality we all have seen on video: Officer Daniel Pantaleo put Garner into what the prior New York Police Department commissioner acknowledged was a prohibited chokehold and, as a result, Garner died before our eyes. 

28:43 – Opioid Map: https://www.washingtonpost.com/graphics/2019/investigations/dea-pain-pill-database/

https://www.msn.com/en-us/money/companies/drug-makers-flooded-us-with-billions-of-opioid-pills-as-epidemic-surged-data-shows/ar-AAEsKZL 

32:55 – Face App Controversy

36:14 – Facebook, Google, Oracle Tracking Your Porn Habits: https://www.nytimes.com/2019/07/17/opinion/google-facebook-sex-websites.html

39:04 – New Apple: https://story.californiasunday.com/cosmic-crisp-apple-launch

46:10 – New 007: https://www.theguardian.com/film/2019/jul/15/lashana-lynch-new-007-james-bond-daniel-craig 

47:58 – Banned Words: https://www.cbsnews.com/news/berkeley-california-to-ban-gendered-language-like-manhole-manpower-and-firemen/