Modest Proposals 2/22

Immigration Update: Canada Will Leave Borders Open For Undocumented Immigrants From US, Justin Trudeau Says  Mexican man kills himself after being deported from US – BBC News  NRA-Backed Law Violates the First Amendment in the Name of Protecting the Second – Hit & Run : (9489841) Initial response to Philadelphia’s soda tax. Soda […]

Indistinguishable from Magic 2/22

New study gives weight to Darwin’s theory of ‘living fossils’  When Evidence Says No, but Doctors Say Yes – The Atlantic  The Long-Shot Bid to Put Crispr in the Hands of the People | WIRED  UK mobile carrier unveils mini-blimps for providing emergency cell coverage – The Verge  Is the Alzheimer’s “Amyloid Hypothesis” Wrong? – […]

#Resist and #Persist 2/21

What the statistics say about Sweden, immigration and crime | PolitiFact  Trump Exaggerates Swedish Crime  ACLU: What you should and shouldn’t do if you’re stopped by the police – Business Insider  Making a different case for guns as a public health issue | Ars Technica  Internet resurrects false claim that Bill and Hillary Clinton are […]

Buy, use, do, build, view 2/21

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Indistinguishable from Magic 2/21

“We Won’t Block Pirate Bay,” Swedish Telecoms Giant Says – TorrentFreak  Tesla is now claiming 35% battery cost reduction at ‘Gigafactory 1’ – hinting at breakthrough cost below $125/kWh | Electrek  For the first time ever, scientists have reanimated a cryogenically frozen mammal brain  Researchers devise method for regenerating hair cells to help reverse hearing […]

#Resist and #Persist 2/20

Don’t Read If You’re A Trump Supporter : Jokes  Milo Yiannopoulos Dropped as CPAC Speaker Amid Pedophilia Video Controversy  Seriously, don’t read if you are a Trump fan. : Jokes  Trump aide Stephen Miller called US Attorney at home to tell him how to defend Muslim ban: report  Independent Movie Theatres Will Screen ‘1984’ to […]

Buy, use, do, build, view 2/20

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