In today’s conversation, we use my post “Pandemic: The Winds of Change” as a conversation starter on who’s making money during this time (and prior) as well as who is NOT…and hasn’t been for a LONG time.
Listen in as we discuss:
The importance of NOT “panicking”….. the stock market
How a pandemic is fruitful for a select few
Crazy logic when it comes to holding Trump accountable
The fact that most of us are “fans” on the sidelines
Reaganomics and how it stunted our growth
Benefits for American workers vs. workers in other countries
In the audio, I meant to say that you must be laid off and actively seeking a job… not fired
Our refusal to be guinea pigs for a fast-tracked COVID-19 vaccine
The Scientific Method/Listening to Scientists
Normal + Coronavirus = ?
Tune back in next Wednesday for Part 3
References from the audio
In this video, an American expat shares her experiences moving from the U.S. to Europe (including key differences):Life in Sweden/ Germany
In today’s conversation, we use my post “Pandemic: The Winds of Change” as a conversation starter on how we’re trying to make the most of this Covid-19 situation.
Listen in as we touch on the following:
This is a good time to gain free knowledge
YouTube is a helluva drug
What might have happened if our predecessors had the technology that we have today. (Note: LadyG is in the kitchen washing dishes during this part)
How a Black female Mathematician from NASA, Katherine Johnson, was highly respected by astronaut, John Glenn :
As a part of the preflight checklist, Glenn asked engineers to “get the girl”—Johnson—to run the same numbers through the same equations that had been programmed into the computer, but by hand, on her desktop mechanical calculating machine. “If she says they’re good,’” Katherine Johnson remembers the astronaut saying, “then I’m ready to go.” Glenn’s flight was a success, and marked a turning point in the competition between the United States and the Soviet Union in space.
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