25-Nov, 2022 - morning links, etc.

links, etc Gen Z Never Learned to Read Cursive - The Atlantic i’ve seen this. worse still, i have to do a bit of a doubletake every time i read cursive myself. with a personal handwriting style that’s veered towards blocks since i was in high school, i’m wondering if i started to rewire my brain on this a little sooner than i realized. How to Maintain Mental Hygiene as an Open Source Researcher - bellingcat...

November 25, 2022 · steve ulrich

31-Oct, 2022 - morning links, etc.

links, etc Why More and More Girls Are Hitting Puberty Early | The New Yorker Election 2022: Minneapolis School Board At-Large | Will Tell Stories For Food https://www.theatlantic.com/newsletters/archive/2022/10/putins-play-for-the-western-right/671930/

October 31, 2022 · steve ulrich

23-Oct, 2022 - afternoon links, etc.

links, etc When a Houseplant Obsession Becomes a Nightmare let ye who has not had a hobby get a bit out of hand, cast the first stone.

October 23, 2022 · steve ulrich

08-Oct, 2022 - afternoon links, etc.

links, etc What Does Sustainable Living Look Like? Maybe Like Uruguay - The New York Times there’s a lot to unpack in here, but the rejection of consumerism kind of just feels right. How Many Times Will You Get COVID? | The New Yorker this is not encouraging.

October 8, 2022 · steve ulrich

05-Oct, 2022 - afternoon links, etc.

links, etc Why Kanye West’s White Lives Matter T-shirt Is Racist i can’t believe we’re having this conversation.

October 5, 2022 · steve ulrich

04-Oct, 2022 - afternoon links, etc.

links, etc A near-disaster at a federal nuclear weapons laboratory takes a hidden toll on America’s arsenal | Science | AAAS nothing about this is cool. all quite terrifying.

October 4, 2022 · steve ulrich

03-Oct, 2022 - afternoon links, etc.

links, etc amicus brief from the onion probably the most amusing bit that will come through the supreme court’s docket in a while.

October 3, 2022 · steve ulrich

25-Sep, 2022 - morning links, etc.

links, etc Geek Wars - aka fear of a black hobbit conservative whining about casting is pure snowflake behavior. this quote is far too polite, but a solid argument. My contempt is not for people who love genre fiction. It’s for people who feel assaulted by the presence of women protagonists or people of color in their genre fiction. I don’t consider that a reasonable or substantive complaint about the quality of the work....

September 25, 2022 · steve ulrich