American workers are at a cross-roads and our political leaders all seem to be leading them in the wrong direction. What the ‘Amazon effect’ means for the future of labor.
An amazing book of poetry for children where the poems are intended to be read top to bottom…
But then again from bottom to top.
Telltale Games and the Illusion of Choice
Arbitrarily, the guard cancelled his contract and left his watch and allowed the barbarians to invade. It did not matter, however, because the landlord had already revoked his lease and the communications company severed their line.
This week: Education, Football, Violence, Law, and Health!
I am told that, after the eclipse, the sun will come back.
Featuring The Five Great Empires…
Will Truman returns, as if the ending never happened…
Not a ton of links today, I just didn’t see that much of interest this week.
Some say that there are many kinds of barbeque.
Others say “those other kinds aren’t really barbeque”.
Kill Jones, but don’t shoot the armadillo.
“Where are you now?”
Remember No Man’s Sky?
Prepping for Houseguests
This week: Cities, Education, Media, Technology, and War!
Chopra is scientifically bullpucky. Atheists pon the march. Godliness in a service industry uniform.
“It’s gonna take a lot to take me away from you…”
An Assertion About Minimalist Covers
Thoughts on writing, working, and professionalism.
The Trump administration attempts to change the game on management of public resources in the West.
Move around money, watch it fly…
It seems like just yesterday that the iconic rocker was being disparaged for daring to run for office and Make America Even Greaterer Again.
Where go the tech jobs?
Sex, Death and Human Nature.
This month’s Humble Bundle has a game in it that you should play:
Cook, Serve, Delicious
The Dark Knight trilogy approach cinematic perfection.
This week: Space, Family, Health, Transportation, Creatures, and Government!
Holy cow! Is it August already?
Indeed it is.
“It’s an up-at-dawn, pride-swallowing siege that I will never tell you about!”
– J. Maguire
Dylan Marron’s highly anticipated new podcast promises to provide greater understanding across the political divide. Instead, it makes bank off of making that divide even more entrenched.
Video games make you guilty.
On casting Jodie Whittaker as the Doctor
People got to live some place, so why not an octagon?
A somewhat disappointed review of the new Alt-J album.
… and what do you get?
Why Finland? Because I got a lot of respect for Finland. Lots of the feel-good social democracy stuff of their neighbors, but still have a tradition of not taking crap from the communists next door. And everyone goes about with a puukko. I catch flak from people who freak out I carry a folding pocket knife everywhere I go.
An attempt at a new semi-regular feature.
This one asks “what shows remained good even after 100 episodes?”