March 28, 2017
Why Do We Assume Good Musicians Are Good People? Most artists are transgressive by nature, making them automatic assholes to many. That said, being an asshole does not make you an artist.
Against Chelsea Clinton. Like her mother, that she suffered horrible misogyny does not make her a good candidate for anything.
The DLC Lives: “Third Way” Democrats Are Trying to Push the Party Rightward. When you have reached bottom, start digging.
March 27, 2017
March 26, 2017
Tim Allen’s career is a metaphor for America. Much better than the headline indicates.
Ana Tijoux: ‘We can’t think of a feminism, an anti-patriarchy, without anti-capitalism’ And if you aren’t listening to Tijoux’s music, you really should be.
March 25, 2017
How Noisy Is Your Neighborhood? Now There’s A Map For That. So noisy that I constantly want to flamethrower it all to the ground. (Map does not capture of course goddamn dogs barking, my bane.)
March 24, 2017
Unless he has been spending the last few years learning Russian, speaking to Russians, interrogating Putin and his ministers, reading Putin’s speeches, analyzing what well-researched publications have to say on the subject, and the like (which of course he hasn’t), Comey isn’t qualified to make judgments of these sorts.
March 23, 2017
The Gig Economy Celebrates Working Yourself to Death. One fewer parasite mouth to feed amirite?
March 22, 2017
March 21, 2017
March 20, 2017
What if Sociologists Had as Much Influence as Economists? Economics is just terrible sociology with worthless math combined with pervasive corruption.
It’s open season on open space. Note that increased immigration also means more environmental destruction.
The State of Searcher Behavior. Gathered through unethical means, but interesting nonetheless.
March 19, 2017