In May the US economy struggled to rebound amid shortages, there were more mass shootings, a ransomware attack on a major gas pipeline, fighting in the Middle East, Covid surges in India and Brazil, while America observes the one-year anniversary of the death of George Floyd. Read more news from May 2021 below. The Economy, … Read moreWhat Happened in May 2021?
In April the headlines showed mass shootings every day, Derek Chauvin was found guilty of murdering George Floyd, India and Brazil Covid cases exploded, and NASA flew a drone on Mars. Meanwhile, the US reported 32 million Covid total cases, or just under 10% of the population, and 576,000 total deaths. April Begins with a … Read moreWhat Happened in April 2021?
This article examines the rise of buying and collecting digital artwork known as NFT, or non-fungible tokens. Tied to the same blockchain technology used for cryptocurrency like Bitcoin, is it a fad, or here to stay? How will NFT impact buying, collecting and selling digital artwork? What about authenticated digital copies of fine art paintings? Will blockchain disrupt the fine art auction industry? Read more…
In February 2021 a winter storm sacked the South, Trump escapes second impeachment trial, Perseverance lands on Mars, and long-term unemployment is persistent in the pandemic. Winter storm Uri freezes out Texas On Valentine’s Day an arctic cold front brought record low temperatures that put nearly half the country under a winter storm warning. In … Read moreWhat Happened in February 2021?
Pro-Trump Rioters Storm Capitol to Shut Down the Electoral College Vote Count On January 6 a joint session of Congress was convened for the final Presidential vote count and certification when hundreds of pro-Trump protesters pushed through barriers and officers in full riot gear to storm the building. Just before the proceedings began, Trump hosted … Read moreWhat Happened in January 2021?