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  • Why the B-1 Become May Become a Hypersonic Missile Carrier

    Michael Peck Security, And you thought this old bomber was done.  The B-1 bomber’s future may be hypersonic. The U.S. Air Force is considering whether to modify the Lancer to mount hypersonic missiles. The idea is to expand the weapons capacity of the B-1, a 1970s swing-wing, supersonic bomber that once carried nuclear weapons during the Cold War and is now a bomb truck for conventional smart bombs. The aircraft has been long plagued by maintenance woes that as of June 2019, have left only a...

    The National Interest
  • Americans hate big pharma more than they do the government (but they still really dislike the government)

    The pharmaceutical industry ranks below all other public and private sectors in favorability among Americans, according to a new Gallup poll. Earlier this year, Congress grilled pharmaceutical leaders for charging high prices for prescription drugs.  Other top-hated industries include the federal government, healthcare, and the legal field. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. America hates big pharma. The pharmaceutical industry has ranked last in favorability among Americans,...

    Business Insider
  • Review: Ram Dass shares how 'Becoming Nobody' can be more challenging than becoming somebody

    'Becoming Nobody,' director Jamie Catto’s enjoyable documentary on spiritual leader Ram Dass, proves a strong and moving reminder of the man's spiritual insight.

    Los Angeles Times