https://sciencebasedmedicine.org/medicine-doesnt-come-from-the-hardware-store-dont-drink-turpentine/ So, yeah. I've now met people (people very close to me) who think this is a legitimate treatment. "Who'd a thunk it?" As we say 'round these parts.
I was surprised to discover I can't just go out and buy a copy of this film. https://www.hollywoodreporter.com/features/david-geffen-samuel-goldwyn-search-holy-grail-missing-movies-977567
“Daniel Ellsberg became one of the best-known opponents of the Vietnam War in 1971, when he leaked the Pentagon Papers, a secret Defense Department study of the war, to the 'New York Times.' He has a new memoir 'The Doomsday Machine,' about his years as a young national security analyst looking at top secret plans for nuclear war.” https://one.npr.org/?sharedMediaId=568390184:568390190 #DanielEllsberg #FreshAir #NPR #VietnamWar #IraqWar
A screed against the WSJ's paywall goes AWOL http://ranthonysteele.blogspot.com/2017/12/money-in-internet-age.html
My nomination for "Best Podcast Episode Title 2017" https://99percentinvisible.org/episode/700-foot-mountain-whipped-cream/
I added an addendum to this post https://ranthonysteele.blogspot.com/2017/12/the-information-tollway-with-demand.html from this Tim Berner-Lee Medium post https://medium.com/@timberners_lee/act-now-to-save-the-internet-as-we-know-it-ccf47ce8b39f including a contact widget for https://www.battleforthenet.com/
It’s too bad his policies have made this an impossibility http://www.texasstandard.org/stories/trump-administration-says-its-time-to-go-back-to-the-moon/
Anonymous doesn't mean what the average reader thinks it means. https://www.washingtonpost.com/lifestyle/style/how-do-you-use-an-anonymous-source-the-mysteries-of-journalism-everyone-should-know/2017/12/10/fa01863a-d9e4-11e7-a841-2066faf731ef_story.html
http://www.motherjones.com/politics/2013/11/inquiring-minds-george-johnson-cancer-myths-reality/ To paraphrase a quote from this episode, 'If you live long enough you will eventually get cancer.' The errors in cell replication that lead to cancer are the same errors that allow for genetic diversity. We get cancer because evolution occurs even within our own bodies, and most evolution produces bad outcomes.
For the non-politics-obsessed people out there. A guide to just how we got fucked over by Reagan's tax overhaul, and just how much reaming we should look forward to with this one. https://soundcloud.com/decodedc/revisiting-how-tax-reform-really-works
http://nzzl.us/xLIzhcY Fate does have a sense of humor. She is another demagogue that I blogged about at the time. http://ranthonysteele.blogspot.com/2015/09/pharisee-vs-christian.html