A company associated with the Massachusetts Institute Institute of Technology (MIT) claims to a viable fusion reactor design.

Several peer-reviewed articles in The Journal of Plasma Physics validate Commonwealth Fusion Systems’ (CFS) nuclear fusion reactor design, a press release claims. The papers are the first peer-reviewed articles that show a compact fusion device from a private company could function as a power plant, a CFS press release claims.

Scientists from CFS and MIT’s Plasma Science and Fusion Center (PSFC) wrote the articles. …


Lists of Doom has obtained exclusive access to President Donald J. Trump’s (R-Florida) secret plans to the fix the American Economy.

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Okay we made this bullshit up, but the exclusive access nonsense sounds better. Besides the White House insiders we spoke to said; “your guess is as good as ours.”

So here are President Trump’s Secret Plans to Fix the Economy

  1. Tweet about how great the stock market is.
  2. Steal whatever economic plans U.S. Senator Bernie Sanders (I-Vermont) has. When Trump proposes those plans they are capitalism. When Sanders proposes the same plans they are socialism.
  3. Go off and play golf and ignore the economy.
  4. Let U.S. Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi (D-California) worry about the economy. …


Antitrust advocates need to be careful what they wish for. Breaking Alphabet (NASDAQ: GOOG); or Google up, could make the rich richer and income inequality far worse.

The US Department and 11 state governments filed an antitrust lawsuit against Alphabet (GOOGL) on 20 October 2020. Reuters claims the suit is the biggest antitrust action since a suit against Microsoft (MSFT) in 1998.

The suit charges that Alphabet monopolizes internet traffic and suppresses rivals by manipulating Google searches. That helps Alphabet make money by enabling it to charge higher prices for advertising.

How Antitrust can make the Rich Richer

History shows that antitrust actions can make the rich richer and more powerful. For instance, a 1911 antitrust action against the Standard Oil Company made John D. Rockefeller Sr.

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Daniel G. Jennings is a writer who lives and works in Colorado. He is a lifelong history buff who is fascinated by stocks, politics, and cryptocurrency.

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