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STLduJour(nal) ⏳ - MMXXII:175-AM

STL: Friday, June 24, 2022

Events 📆

BuySTL 👜

Restaurants 🍲

STLfood ⚜️

Neighborhoods 🏡

  • What's in the works? Dozens of projects planned in downtown St. Louis - FOX 2

STL99 😱

  • St. Louis grocery workers help save manager's life after shooting - FOX 2
  • Grocery worker assaulted by man with gun, knife who was banned from St. Louis store - stltoday.com
  • West Nile Virus Reported in Seven Illinois Counties so far in 2022 as IDPH Warns Public to "Fight the Bite" - RiverBender

STL100 💯

  • New Laumeier Sculpture Park installation just dropped - r/StLouis

WW99 😱

Police 🚓

DotGov 🏛

  • Stingray Manufacturer L3Harris Seeking To Acquire NSO Group - Techdirt
  • California Seems To Be Taking The Exact Wrong Lessons From Texas And Florida’s Social Media Censorship Laws - Techdirt

CityGov 🏛

  • Issues with trash pickup - r/StLouis
  • Former St. Louis Alderman Melinda Long qualifies for 21st Ward race - stltoday.com
  • Elections for St. Louis Board of Aldermen President this fall - FOX 2
  • Sept. 13 primary set to begin picking a new St. Louis aldermanic president - stltoday.com
  • Special election dates set for new St. Louis Board of Aldermen president - KSDK

LocalGov 🏛

  • St. Louis County lawyer resigns after judge rips office over delays in jail death lawsuit - stltoday.com
  • 'It may be inevitable': Hazelwood faces possible bankruptcy - KSDK
  • City, county officials get blame for inaction on Board of Freeholders - KSDK
  • St. Louis County Police Park Rangers commander at center of sexual harassment accusations - KSDK

MoGov 🏛

  • Trudy Busch Valentine backs $15 minimum wage. Grant’s Farm workers start at $12. - stltoday.com
  • Lawsuit targets Missouri’s new voting restrictions - stlamerican.com
  • Lawsuit challenges Missouri voting aid restrictions - KSDK
  • Greitens RINO video spurred threats to ex-wife, lawyer says - FOX 2
  • Greitens resigned in disgrace. Here’s why he leads in Missouri’s US Senate race. - stltoday.com
  • Greitens’ ‘RINO-hunting’ video spurred threats to his ex-wife and children, lawyer says - stltoday.com
  • Eric Greitens ‘RINO-hunting’ video incited threats to his ex-wife, lawyer says in court - Missouri Independent
  • Sheena Greitens documented abuse allegations against ex-husband in 2018 - Missouri Independent

FedGov 🏛

  • Here Are All the Republicans Who Begged Trump for Pardons - VICE US
  • Biden Taps Anti-Social Security Ideologue To Oversee Program - The Lever
  • The Supreme Court Just Struck a Huge Blow to Gun Regulation - VICE US
  • Biden Signs Two Cybersecurity Bills Into Law - SecurityWeek RSS Feed
  • The Worst Reason To Brush Off Content Moderation Concerns In Antitrust Bills: Eh, The Supreme Court May Destroy 230 Anyway, So It Shouldn’t Much Matter… - Techdirt
  • Is The GOP Pro-Political Spam Bill Driven Entirely By GOP’s Favorite Spam Factory? - Techdirt
  • Senate approves landmark gun violence bill, House passage is next - FOX 2
  • Durbin Statement On Supreme Court Decision To Strike Down Longstanding Gun Law As Nation Grapples With Record-high Gun Violence - RiverBender
  • Deep inside the gun bill: A break for prescription drug middlemen - Missouri Independent
  • Rep. Kelly Urges Quick Passage Of The Bipartisan Safer Communities Act - RiverBender
  • How the Trump fake elector scheme fizzled in four states - Missouri Independent
  • Republicans Announce That If Content Moderation Is Written Out Of Antitrust Bills, They’ll Pull Their Support - Techdirt
  • FDA bans sales of Juul vape products in the US - Engadget
  • Pentagon Unveils Plan to Make 'Responsible Military AI' More Than Just a Buzzword - Gizmodo
  • A gun in every pocket: Supreme Court strikes down restrictions on concealed carry - Boing Boing
  • NASA wants nuclear reactor on the Moon by 2030 - The Register
  • Intel withholds Ohio fab ceremony over US chip subsidies inaction - The Register

History 🦕

  • Vintage KSDK: A look back at Shakespeare in the Park - KSDK


  • Building a large 40W C02 Laser For Under $700 - Make
  • Easy Upgrade Turns Teenage Engineering's Pocket Operators Into Instruments You Can Shake to Play - Gizmodo
  • New Netflix series: "How to Build a Sex Room" - Boing Boing

Sustainability ♻️

  • After Accidentally Starting Huge Wildfire, Forest Service Admits It's Stumped by Climate Change - Gizmodo
  • Lake Mead Could Soon Form a 'Dead Pool' as Water Levels Drop to Extreme Lows - Gizmodo

Infrastructure 🚽

  • AT&T Fiber project on hold after contractor strikes gas main, county permit expires - KSDK
  • Ameren aims to build natural gas power plant by 2031 amid push away from coal - stltoday.com
  • Ameren Missouri to add more renewable energy — and fracked gas — in updated plan - Missouri Independent

Ecology 🦤

Twitter 🐦

Captain's Blog 🏴‍☠️

  • Twenty Years of Flying Meat - Daring Fireball
  • Facebook Isn’t Feeling Very Patriotic - Gizmodo
  • SpaceX: 5G expansion could kill US Starlink broadband - The Register
  • SpaceX accuses Dish of 'faulty' analysis in ongoing battle over 5G spectrum - Engadget
  • Elon Musk Says Tesla's Factories in Texas and Germany Are 'Money Furnaces' - Gizmodo
  • Linus Torvalds says Rust is coming to the Linux kernel 'real soon now' - The Register
  • Totaled Tesla goes up in flames three weeks after crash - The Register
  • Yet Another Crypto Exchange Has Frozen Withdrawals Amid the Coin Crash - Gizmodo