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October 19, 2017

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October 11, 2017

Autonomous cars without human drivers will be allowed on California roads starting next year

https://www.theverge.com/2017/10/11/16458850/self-driving-car-california-dmv-regulations

September 10, 2017

In Praise of Idleness, by Bertrand Russell

Source: In Praise of Idleness, by Bertrand Russell

September 5, 2017

The Best Ice Cream Shops in the World, As Chosen By Readers

In honor of National Ice Cream Month, we asked our Twitter fans for their favorite ice cream shops around the world. Did we forget any of your favorites?

Source: The Best Ice Cream Shops in the World, As Chosen By Readers

September 3, 2017

The Human Reef – Poets Unlimited – Medium

beat poem (an effort)

Source: The Human Reef – Poets Unlimited – Medium

August 27, 2017

James Baldwin and the Ugly Moral Problem in America’s Heart — TIME

In August 1963, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. delivered his famous “I Have a Dream” speech. Over 250,000 people were in attendance and even more watched it on their television sets. Television had transformed the country since its invention in 1946. It quickly changed how Americans experienced family life, how they consumed goods, and how…

via James Baldwin and the Ugly Moral Problem in America’s Heart — TIME

February 27, 2017

Six Stories of Stunning Passports From Countries That No Longer Exist | Atlas Obscura

Yesterday’s bureaucracy is today’s curiosity.

Source: Six Stories of Stunning Passports From Countries That No Longer Exist | Atlas Obscura

December 11, 2016

Happy Hitchmas — Think for Yourself

Merry Hitchmas – Think for Yourself

Source: Happy Hitchmas — Think for Yourself

November 20, 2016

2-tree | PostSecret

Source: 2-tree | PostSecret

November 16, 2016

Dan Rather: Now, More Than Ever, We Must Stand Up for Science – Scientific American Blog Network

The Trump administration is outlining policies that put our response to climate change in deep jeopardy and threaten to change the fundamental direction of science in the U.S.

Source: Dan Rather: Now, More Than Ever, We Must Stand Up for Science – Scientific American Blog Network