From Under the Rubble, Ep. 3, 09/07/15

TOPICS and LINKS

  1. The Migrant Invasion of Europe – Competitive Compassion
  2. Canada and Drowned Syrian Toddlers
  3. My Favourite Movies by Kevin Michael Grace, Au hasard Balthazar
  4. The Video Music Awards – Kanye, Can and Copyright
  5. Celebrity Gossip Extreme – Hollywood Babylon
  6. Blue Jays Update – Quantifying Team Chemistry

Here are some links for the stories we discuss:

THE MIGRANT INVASION OF EUROPE – COMPETITIVE COMPASSION
Foreign Policy, Sept. 3, 2015: Europe’s Migrant Crisis By the Numbers

Express, Oct. 11, 2008: Secret plot to let 50million African workers into EU

Peter Hitchen’s blog, Mail Online, Sept. 6, 2015: We won’t save refugees by destroying our own country

BBC, March 3, 2015: Oxfordshire grooming victims may have totalled 373 children

Social Matter, Sept. 6, 2015: Orban’s Defiance

Kakistocracy, Sept. 5, 2015: Submitting to Subhi

CANADA AND DROWNED SYRIAN TODDLERS
Terry Glavin, National Post, Sept. 3, 2015: Why little Alan Kurdi and his family never really had a chance of reaching Canada

Sun Media, Sept. 5, 2015: NDP’s Fin Donnelly needs to own up to his mistake

Huffington Post Canada, Sept. 6, 2015: Fin Donnelly Bemoans ‘Political Attacks’ After Syrian Refugees’ Deaths

CBC, Sept. 4, 2015: Canada’s refugee response lacking says former PC senator

MY FAVORITE MOVIES BY KEVIN MICHAEL GRACE, AU HASARD BALTHAZAR
Criterion Collection: Au hasard Balthazar

Sight and Sound, July 29, 2015: The 50 Greatest Films of All Time


THE VIDEO MUSIC AWARDS – KANYE, CAN AND COPYRIGHT
MTV VMA site

Wire Image, Aug. 30, 2015: Mariska Hargitay attends the 2015 MTV Video Music Awards

Youtube – Sing Swan Song – Can

Youtube – Drunk & Hot Girls – Kanye West

Breitbart, March 13, 2015: Music Lawsuit Frenzy: Jay-Z Latest to Settle Copyright Claim, Awards 50% Royalties to Swiss Musician


CELEBRITY GOSSIP EXTREME – HOLLYWOOD BABYLON
Blind Items Rehash

Crazy Days and Nights


BLUE JAYS UPDATE – QUANTIFYING TEAM CHEMISTRY
Blue Jay Hunter, Mar. 2, 2015:  Have the Blue Jays Actually Fixed Their Clubhouse Chemistry?

USA Today, August 24, 2015: From field to front office, many believe chemistry still matters in baseball