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John McCormick


John McCormick is a reporter, /science/medical columnist and finance and social commentator, with 18,000+ bylined stories and seven major books.

Currently he writes exclusively for Newsblaze except for books published by Groundhog Press, Inc.

40+ year member of the National Press Club, Member, Press Club of Western PA, retired emergency management coordinator (25 years), physicist, member of The Union of Concerned Scientists. He is a senior NewsBlaze writer who writes incisive, investigative stories.

Medical Blog https://criticalmedicalnews.blogspot.com/

John’s recent books:

Things you thought you knew or were taught but are wrong.vol. 1 https://www.amazon.com/dp/B09NT79TTR Kindle $3.55 or free for Amazon Prime members, paperback $6.24.

Children’s book


Visitor’s guide to Groundhog Day (best as an ebook but published before Pandemic)

“Preparing for Climate Change: Coastal flooding will cost the U.S. billions of dollars within two decades.”

paperback second edition
or ebook https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B07TYTG6ZC

eBOOK “Blockchain Made Simple” Blockchain is poised to revolutionize business and government data management. https://www.amazon.com/dp/B07HCY7QPZ

“Preparing for climate change”

Other recent books are “Sheep in the Rafters,” and “Everywhere I turn There’s a Wet Nose” a book for those who see dog hair as a condiment (about the science of and love for dogs) are available on Amazon.

The list of all of his books is here: http://www.amazon.com/-/e/B00287RNFS

tanks courtesy pixabay, Michael Drummond

Urgent Need for Tanks in Ukraine Abrams vs Leopard vs Challenger

Why was Europe so slow to provide heavy weapons, particularly tanks to Ukraine particularly against Russia the biggest military threat to the EU, and what about America?
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Turkey Shortage? Shortcut Thanksgiving Turkey Roll Recipe

The Turkey shortage is not something you can blame Putin for, it is mainly due to bird flu which ran roughshod over chicken and turkey farms this year resulting in culling of entire flocks.)
who should take a Daily Multivitamin

1 Each Day? Should All Elderly Individuals Be Taking A Daily...

Could an inexpensive daily multivitamin reduce the effects of Alzheimer's, preventing or delaying it simply and easily by taking just one pill, and an inexpensive one at that?
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Is Nuclear War Imminent? Is It Time To Duck and Cover?

Despite the war-mongering by Russia's dictatorship, I think it unlikely we are headed towards a nuclear war for several reasons.However, as you read this...
flood water climate change. Photo by John McCormick.

5 Volcanoes Could Stop Climate Change

Only 5 volcanoes to save civilization?Sounds far-fetched but that claim by some futurists is backed up by solid science.Volcanos actually could reverse climate change,...
flood water climate change. Photo by John McCormick.

Mitigation and Climate Change – Stop Begging Politicians and Begin Mitigation

This article has exerpts from my first book on climate change several years ago. It did not attempt to place blame, on anthropogenic (man-made), Gaia-made (Intelligent planet), or "solargenic" (caused by the sun).
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10 U.S. Airlines, Are They Cheating You?

How 10 airlines are they cheating the flying public, as everyone is being cheated of their time with airport delays, nearly 100,000 U.S. passengers are probably delayed each day by flight cancellations.
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3rd World War Has Already Started

There were two kinds of WW III that we could experience on planet Earth. The kind that ends or comes close to ending the human species with nuclear war, and the kind that is just a shooting version of the Cold War.
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23 Dogs – Creating Puppy Love With Oxytocin

23? That's the number of dogs I have shared my life with.This is an excerpt from my book, "Everywhere I Turn There's A Wet...
Hospital protective gear.

Project Hail Mary, by Andy Weir Book Review

In Project Hail Mary, a man wakes up in a strange environment with three advanced hospital beds, two occupied, by very dead people - so dead there are no longer bad odors.
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Columbus – Discover 6 Things You Thought You Knew but Are...

Excerpt from my most recent book, John McCormick.Columbus didn't know where he was going when he set out; he didn't know where he was...
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Life After a Pandemic (a Book by John McCormick)

This may be my first rodeo but it isn't the first pandemic.By June The United States economy lost between 15 and 30 trillion dollars,...
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Trump Had a REALLY Bad Week – Learn About Cognitive Dissonance

While reading this, please remember that true Trump supporters feel so strongly about Trump that they are perfectly willing to risk YOUR life, the...
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Commentary – COVID-19 Life and Death Facts and Recommendations

EVERYTHING SHOULD BE CLOSED EVERYWHERE NOW!!!Since the plague of Justinian back at the end of the Roman Empire through the "Black Death" (a name...
Hospital protective gear.

Summer Won’t Slow the Spread of COVID-19

Warmer weather may actually make the spread of COVID-19 worse. Australia saw it spreading in warm weather (77 high/64 low in Sydney) and it...
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COVID-19 It’s ALL About the Numbers (just multiply by 2)

Tuesday, March 24 - fifty thousand Americans have a confirmed case of COVID-19 today, and, even if drastic action is taken TOMORROW then in...
Hospital protective gear.

Comparing U.S. COVID-19 Response to a Bus Filled With Grandparents Teetering...

(NOTE, although the White House has taken a few positive steps on COVID, many U.S. state governors have moved far beyond what the Federal...
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U.S. Government Grinds to a Stop from COVID-19 As Trust Fails

COVID-19 is threatening to bring the entire government to a grinding halt as more people self-quarantine.While the stock market and the country as a...
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COVID-19 Growing Anger over The Response in the United States

COVID-19 Correct response? Many experts are saying point blank, "EVERYTHING SHOULD BE CLOSED DOWN!"President Trump is still bragging about how quickly he responded a...
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COVID-19 Preparing For The Coming Pandemic

I explain about a possible COVID-19 vaccine and point out that face masks are essentially useless so hoarding is silly but you can substitute...