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Yes, Louis DeJoy is still postmaster general

Released Saturday, 13th February 2021
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It’s been a while since we’ve checked in on the U.S. Postal Service. We’re about three weeks into the Biden administration, so why is a political lightening rod like Louis DeJoy still running the post office? We’ll explain. Plus: more Elon Musk stonks and a new wrinkle in Kai Ryssdal’s vendetta against his internet provider. And, of course, we’ll finish off with a round of our favorite game, “Half Full/Half Empty.”
Here’s everything we talked about today:
How the Stock Market Works Now: Elon Musk Tweets, …” from The Wall Street Journal
Here’s ElonStocks.com, if you’re interested
Postmaster general’s new plan for USPS is said to …” from The Washington Post
Inside the making of Facebook’s Supreme Court” from The New Yorker
AT&T scrambles to install fiber for 90-year-ol…” from Ars Technica
SpaceX opens Starlink satellite internet pre-order…” from Engadget
Aunt Jemima Has a New Name After 131 Years: The Pe…” from The New York Times
How the end of slavery led to two different minimu…” from Marketplace
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