Parents Threatening a Transgender Child Caused an Entire School District to Shut Down - them.
“Dear Journalists: The war on what you do is escalating.” by @dangillmor https://medium.com/@dangillmor/dear-journalists-the-war-on-what-you-do-is-escalating-eb584529a271
I made a video rejecting Jordan Peterson's claim that he is an evolutionary biologist, and hoo boy, but his fans are reaching desperately for excuses in the comments. Everything from "it was a mistake" to "he really is a biologist", and along the way I'm told to shut up, that I should kill myself, and that I'm a pedophile.
Heat: the next big inequality issue | Cities | The Guardian
Halfway to boiling: the city at 50C https://www.theguardian.com/cities/2018/aug/13/halfway-boiling-city-50c
Could treating violent crime like a disease stop it from spreading? | World Economic Forum
Looks like the bad place is full of people talking about how smug mastodon is:
Wonder how mastodon is going to cope with scaling.…
Putting it in perspective - (random chosen celeb) Chrissy Tiegen’s account on twitter has ~10x more followers than mastodon has users…
Is mastodon.social running on one server? Or is it load balanced across multiple? Is that even possible at this stage of Mastodon’s evolution?
I don't remember voting for U.S. bombs to murder little kids in Yemen, do you? | Will Bunch http://www.philly.com/philly/columnists/will_bunch/yemen-saudi-airstrike-school-bus-united-states-20180812.html
Here's what charging your electric car will look like in 2030 https://thinkprogress.org/just-how-cheap-will-electric-car-charging-be-in-2030-1c737773cde3/
Historian on comparing Donald Trump to Adolf Hitler: “My resistance … is being overcome” | Salon.com
George Orwell: The object of the war is not to make or prevent conquests of territory, but to keep the structure of society intact.
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