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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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Interesting Links for 30-06-2017

'EU pension' planned for people who move between countries
(tags: pensions europe )
UK in credit splurge as pay is squeezed (unsecured debt up 10%, spending power down 2%)
So, how long until the country collapses into oblivion as people frantically try and keep their lifestyles propped up despite the economy falling apart?
(tags: debt uk )
John Bercow: MPs don't need to wear ties
(tags: clothing parliament uk )
This is how sperm whales sleep
(tags: whales sleep viaSwampers )
Government U-turns on NHS abortions for Northern Ireland women
I am not looking forward to multiple years of whiplash from the government. (I am glad that this has gone through though)
(tags: abortion government uk nhs )
Buy-to-let UK property sales fall by almost 50% in a year
(tags: uk housing )
The curse of the pseudo-data: How Rotten Tomatoes is Deciding What Movies You Don't See
(tags: movies reviews data )
When whimsical wildlife photography isn't what it seems
(tags: photography animals wildlife )
David Goyer and Josh Friedman adapting Isaac Asimov's Foundation for TV
Probably won't get made. If it does then will probably be terrible.
(tags: tv asimov )
Jeremy Corbyn sacks Labour shadow ministers for voting against Brexit
(tags: Europe UK labour politics )
Female first-year students earn a higher grade when paired with at least one other female for group projects
(tags: women Education )
The German and British children who became post-war friends
(tags: children Germany uk wwii history friendship )
German parliament votes to legalise same sex marriage
(tags: lgbt marriage Germany )
Ways In Which Programming Is Like Sex
(tags: programming sex funny )
Soon after giving birth, mothers typically experience a self-esteem dip lasting at least three years
(tags: motherhood self-esteem psychology mother )
Game of Thrones' Most Beloved Relationship Was Totally Improvised
(tags: relationships gameofthrones )
Trailer for Rick and Morty season 3, streaming from July 30th
Yaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaay!
(tags: animation trailer awesome excellent )
How do you cut a monolith in half? (musings on distributed systems)
(tags: architecture programming network )
"Hidden rules that everybody knows" is not a useful mental model of how people act
(tags: society groups psychology rules )
Germany votes for 50m euro social media fines
(tags: germany censorship )

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