- Police Body Cameras Can’t Replace Camera Phones | Boston Review
- ‘The Game Done Changed’: Reconsidering ‘The Wire’ Amidst the Baltimore Upris ing | The Nation
- Chicago Is About to Offer the Nation’s First Reparations Program for Victims of Police Violence | Th e Nation
- What Racism Has Done to Baltimore – The New Yorker
- How to Stop Mass Incarceration – The New Yorker
- The Untapped Potential of Wasted Food – The New Yorker
- Charted: How history’s most creative people organized their days – The Washington Post
- American Slaughterhouse, Carson Vaughan interviews Ted Genoways – Guernica / A Magazine of Art & Politics
- Dino-bat: a new flying dinosaur with membranous wings | Why Evolution Is True
- One Disease Hits Mostly People of Color. One Mostly Whites. Which One Gets Billions In Funding? | Mother Jones
- The Biggest Misconceptions About Evolution, And What We Can Do About Them (Part 1) – Engaging Science — Engaging Science | PBS
- Ben Carson’s patients claim malpractice in star doctor’s path to politics | US news | The Guardian
- Grateful Dead Reunion: Will John Mayer Be Playing With the Band? | Billboard
- 8 Obama Jokes That Stood Out From The White House Correspondents Dinner : It’s All Politics : NPR
- Living With Being Dead — Matter — Medium
- Amusing Planet: The Mud Brick Villages of Wadi Hadramaut and Wadi Dawan
- New Vietnam Spy Tale Sheds Light on How the U.S. Lost the War
- The rise and fall of the Bombshell Bandit – BBC News
- The Boxer and the Batterer «
- The Untold Story of Silk Road | WIRED
- The American City Where Sex Offenders Live
- Raped 10-Year-Old Denied Abortion – The Daily Beast
- Doctors Disagree With The Baltimore Police About Freddie Gray’s Spinal Injuries | ThinkProgress
- Satanists Seize On Hobby Lobby To Test The Limit Of Religious Freedom | ThinkProgress
- Black Culture Is Not the Problem – NYTimes.com
- This Is My Vision Of “Life” | Edge.org
- From Ferguson to Baltimore: The Fruits of Government-Sponsored Segregation | Economic Policy Institute
- David Brooks’ Baltimore column might be his dumbest of the year (We didn’t think it was poss ible, either) – Salon.com
- Psychologists and Torture
- American Psychological Association Bolstered C.I.A. Torture Program, Report Says – NYTimes.com
- Lead paint is poisoning poor Chicago kids as city cuts millions for cleanup – Chicago Tribune
- Cruz tries to blame Obama for 2008 crash
- A Brief Guide to Gender in India – GRANTA
- 6 Shocking Facts About Poverty in Baltimore – attn:
- Are You Against Gay Marriage Because: The Bible? — The Nib — Medium
- Electronic Bidet Toilet Seat Is the Luxury You Won’t Want to Live Without – NYTimes.com
- House Republicans Go After Birthright Citizenship
- Kitten Kondos
- Goodbye to Freddie Gray and Goodbye to Quietly Accepting Injustice – NYTimes.com
- Love, Marriage and Music – NYTimes.com
- Justice Scalia’s Shameful Joke – The New Yorker
- Crazy Tentacled Caterpillar in Tambopata, Peru
- From 1350s India to 2015 Baltimore, the Evolution of the Word ‘Thug’ – The Atlantic
- The austerity delusion | Paul Krugman | Business | The Guardian
- Oliver Sacks, Before the Neurologist’s Cancer and New York Times Op-Ed | Vanity Fair
- David Simon on Baltimore’s Anguish | The Marshall Project
- Amusing Planet: The Stone Walls of Ireland
- Ted Cruz accuses Obama, first black president, of inflaming racial tensions
- Gay Marriage: Unthinkable or Inevitable? by David Cole | NYRblog | The New York Review of Books
- Traditional marriage gets a SCOTUS smackdown: The incomprehensible right-wing logic that’s poised to go down in flames – Salon.com
Daily Archives: February 19, 2012
Fact of the Day (2012-02-20) : Oxford Reference Online.
February 15: The World’s First General Purpose Digital Electronic Computer is Dedicated at the University of Pennsylvania
February 15: The World’s First General Purpose Digital Electronic Computer is Dedicated at the University of Pennsylvania.
EM Cioran, on God: “If truth were not boring, science would have done away with God long ago.”
Nanosecond Trading Could Make Markets Go Haywire | Wired Science | Wired.com.
Ski Racer Aksel Svindal – 2012 FIS World Cup | Downhill Skiing | OutsideOnline.com.
Consciousness Emerges – Science News.
Demystifying The Mind – Science News.
A Brief History of Drones | The Nation.
From The New York Times: RIFF: The Upside-Down Appeal of ‘Downton Abbey’ Is “Downton Abbey’’ perfectly attuned to these times or totally out of step? http://nyti.ms/z1kRgZ Sent from my iPad
From The New York Times: Can a Papermaker Help to Save Civilization? One man’s lifelong dedication to making “true paper,” as it’s been done for 1,800 years. http://nyti.ms/wNsg3p Sent from my iPad
From The New York Times: Dory Previn, Songwriter, Is Dead at 86 Ms. Previn, the lyricist for three Oscar-nominated songs, became famous for her own confessional albums in the early 1970s. http://nyti.ms/zlABUo Sent from my iPad
From The New York Times: John Fairfax, Who Rowed Across Oceans, Dies at 74 In 1969, after six months alone on the Atlantic battling storms, sharks and encroaching madness, Mr. Fairfax became the first lone oarsman in recorded history to … Continue reading
From The New York Times: 60 Lives, 30 Kidneys, All Linked A record chain of kidney transplants resulted from a mix of medical need, pay-it-forward selflessness and lockstep coordination among 17 hospitals over four months. http://nyti.ms/whpaUN Sent from my iPad
From The New York Times: A Jewish Hockey Player at History’s Indelible Crossroad An American hockey player from Minneapolis, whose Jewish family was decimated in Germany during the Holocaust, has returned to play in his ancestral homeland. http://nyti.ms/AvpI9l Sent from … Continue reading
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