February 16th, 2018


Interesting Links for 16-02-2018

Satire editor wearily hits “Repost” on mass shooting article again
(tags: guns satire usa OhForFucksSake viaSwampers )
Not so fast: why you should think twice before restricting your diet
(tags: health food diet )
The NY Times Fires Tech Writer Quinn Norton, and It’s Complicated
(tags: writing racism society internet journalism )
IRS struggles to convert 50-year-old assembly language to Java
(tags: computers usa programming history java tax )
Undiagnosed adult ADHD could cost UK billions a year
(tags: adhd uk )
Review of The Tyranny of Metrics
(tags: management numbers statistics )
Transgender woman breastfeeds baby in first recorded case, study says
(tags: transgender breastfeeding uk )
Every Single Word: edited down popular movies to only the words spoken by people of color.
(tags: movies race videos )
Things Corbyn has said, done or written re: foreign policy
There are a few of these where I actually agree (Although I might not have phrased it that way). But many where I really don't.
(tags: Labour politics )
Why gun control works and drugs control doesn't. (In the UK)
(tags: drugs guns law uk society )
One year ago: Trump Signs Bill Revoking Obama-Era Gun Checks for People With Mental Illnesses
(tags: guns republicans usa OhForFucksSake )
My employee insinuated I was having an affair … with my husband
(tags: relationships work advice )
The entirely unnecessary demise of Barnes & Noble (appalling, appalling management and terrible business decisions they don't understand how people work)
(tags: business books )
HMRC wins tax case against BBC presenter
(tags: BBC tax uk )
Remarkable secrets of ketamine's antidepressant effect unlocked by scientists
(tags: ketamine depression )
Why "gun training" is not the answer
(tags: guns failure )
Twitter Says Impersonating A Journalist During A Mass Shooting Doesn't Violate Its Rules
(tags: fraud journalism abuse Twitter OhForFucksSake )
See a baby learn in real time
(tags: funny video baby )
Britain's bus coverage hits 28-year low
I wonder how much urbanisation is affecting this
(tags: buses transport uk )
Isaac Asimov's 1964 predictions of 2014
(tags: thefuture Technology asimov predictions )
Sinn Fein claims released documents show DUP walked out on deal to restore Northern Ireland government
(tags: NorthernIreland )
The Alt-Right Is Killing People
(tags: politics murder racism usa )
While the Media Panicked About Campus Leftists, the Far Right Surged
(tags: usa politics racism society university )
Inequality in British society is the biggest Issue that we face
(tags: inequality uk )

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