Monthly Archives: September 2015

MuckRock • “He has been quite helpful.” Walt Disney’s FBI file

https://www.muckrock.com/news/archives/2015/sep/24/walt-disneys-fbi-file/ Advertisements

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From newyorker.com: Ben Carson’s Scientific Ignorance

Ben Carson’s Scientific Ignorance http://www.newyorker.com/news/news-desk/ben-carsons-scientific-ignorance

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The Search for Blind Lemon

http://www.oxfordamerican.org/magazine/item/555-the-search-for-blind-lemon?

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The Blackmail Caucus, a.k.a. the Republican Party – NYTimes.com

http://mobile.nytimes.com/2015/09/28/opinion/paul-krugman-the-blackmail-caucus-aka-the-republican-party.html?

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Dynamo

http://www.theguardian.com/culture/2015/sep/27/dynamo-magician-next-trick-live-tour-interview?CMP=fb_gu

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Inside the Medical Marijuana Industry’s Wild New Frontier | The New Republic

http://www.newrepublic.com/article/122918/wonder-drug?

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From newyorker.com: The Antique Sport of Real Tennis, and the Woman Who Dominates It

The Antique Sport of Real Tennis, and the Woman Who Dominates It http://www.newyorker.com/news/sporting-scene/the-antique-sport-of-real-tennis-and-the-woman-who-dominates-it

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How could VW be so dumb? Blame the unethical culture endemic in business on The Conversation

Hi. I found this article on http://theconversation.com that you might like: “How could VW be so dumb? Blame the unethical culture endemic in business” https://theconversation.com/how-could-vw-be-so-dumb-blame-the-unethical-culture-endemic-in-business-48137

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Antibiotic overuse might be why so many people have allergies

http://theconversation.com/antibiotic-overuse-might-be-why-so-many-people-have-allergies-48078?

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A Killer Hiding on the Appalachian Trail? – The Daily Beast

http://www.thedailybeast.com/articles/2015/09/27/a-killer-hiding-on-the-appalachian-trail.html

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A Pryor Love – The New Yorker

http://www.newyorker.com/magazine/1999/09/13/a-pryor-love?mbid=nl_Sunday+Longreads+%289%29&CNDID=21023073&spMailingID=8083750&spUserID=MjQ0MTcwMjY3OTYS1&spJobID=762150851&spReportId=NzYyMTUwODUxS0 Mark Solock

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How an 18th-Century Philosopher Helped Solve My Midlife Crisis

David Hume, the Buddha, and a search for the Eastern roots of the Western Enlightenment Read More: http://www.theatlantic.com/magazine/archive/2015/10/how-david-hume-helped-me-solve-my-midlife-crisis/403195/

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From newyorker.com: Bobby Fischer and the Difficulty of Making Movies About Geniuses

Bobby Fischer and the Difficulty of Making Movies About Geniuses http://www.newyorker.com/culture/cultural-comment/bobby-fischer-and-the-difficulty-of-making-movies-about-geniuses

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From newyorker.com: An Unfinished Prison Story

An Unfinished Prison Story http://www.newyorker.com/culture/photo-booth/an-unfinished-prison-story

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From newyorker.com: Blood and Soil

Blood and Soil http://www.newyorker.com/magazine/2015/09/21/blood-and-soil

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Why the Rich Are So Much Richer by James Surowiecki | The New York Review of Books

http://www.nybooks.com/articles/archives/2015/sep/24/stiglitz-why-rich-are-so-much-richer/?

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The Atlantic: A Year in Cuba

Reuters photographer Alexandre Meneghini has spent the past year documenting the lives of Cubans. He has captured images of students, athletes, farmers, performers, and workers in the Caribbean nation during a time of transition. Read this: http://www.theatlantic.com/photo/2015/09/a-year-in-cuba/404236/

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Britain’s Mafia State | George Monbiot

http://www.monbiot.com/2015/09/08/britains-mafia-state/

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A historian thinks he’s pinpointed the oldest known use of the f-word – Quartz

http://qz.com/501468/a-historian-thinks-hes-pinpointed-the-oldest-known-use-of-the-f-word/

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Smartphones Bring Happiness And Headaches To Myanmar : Goats and Soda : NPR

http://www.npr.org/sections/goatsandsoda/2015/09/14/424701548/smartphones-bring-happiness-and-headaches-to-myanmar

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Documenting Child Marriage for Over a Decade—and Still Going | PROOF

http://proof.nationalgeographic.com/2015/09/14/documenting-child-marriage-for-over-a-decade-and-still-going/

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The More I Learn About Breast Milk, the More Amazed I Am – Features – The Stranger

http://www.thestranger.com/features/feature/2015/08/26/22755273/the-more-i-learn-about-breast-milk-the-more-amazed-i-am

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Debtor’s Prisons

http://chicago.ssrn.com/delivery.php? SSRN-id2652557.pdf

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‘I’m Just Happy to Be Alive’ | The Marshall Project

https://www.themarshallproject.org/2015/09/10/i-m-just-happy-to-be-alive

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The dangerous idea that life is a story – Galen Strawson – Aeon

http://aeon.co/magazine/philosophy/the-dangerous-idea-that-life-is-a-story/

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