Tue, 11:05 pm

related

p-bu.mp/uxh

What does April sleet bring?


Tue, 10:41 pm

related

p-bu.mp/uxg

Google might use the positive reinforcement of search rankings to encourage secure web sites.


Tue, 9:46 pm

related

p-bu.mp/uxf

Blank username, fake verification stamp, and you, too, can be the president.

Via @stefanjbecket. [ Also from @stefanjbecket. ]

(Obligatory comment about how this is as legit a representation of Barack Obama as facebook/barackobama.)


Tue, 9:17 pm

related

p-bu.mp/uxe

"Everytown for Gun Safety" is not a terrific name.


Tue, 8:39 pm

related

p-bu.mp/uxd

The gender composition of the boards of 15,000 companies. The lighter the color, the more women.

Via @ucllc. [ Also from @ucllc. ]


Tue, 7:51 pm

related

p-bu.mp/uxc

One of the most powerful films in Russian cinema is now online.


Tue, 7:49 pm

related

p-bu.mp/uxb

How much people paid in taxes by county, 2007.

Via @digg. [ Also from @digg. ]


Tue, 7:37 pm

related

p-bu.mp/uxa

Surprise: Pollution is worse in minority neighborhoods.


Tue, 7:35 pm

related

p-bu.mp/ux9

Tech already ruined San Francisco, 15 years ago.


Tue, 7:08 pm

related

p-bu.mp/ux8

Carl Sagan's daughter describes life in a compassionate, rational household and her father's immortality.


Tue, 4:21 pm

related

p-bu.mp/ux7

As with other teen fads, #FreeJahar has faded away.

It is jarring to go to JaharTsarnaevIsInnocent dot tumblr and be greeted with Pharrell's "Happy" on autoplay.


Tue, 2:24 pm

related

p-bu.mp/ux6

Hey, guess what? Your political opponents don't want their taxes paying for your stuff, either.


Tue, 2:10 pm

related

p-bu.mp/ux5

Women may not be well represented on "best of" lists, but they dominate the cover photos!


Tue, 1:07 pm

related

p-bu.mp/ux4

A useful "Twitter 101" to share with your older relatives.


Tue, 9:43 am

related

p-bu.mp/ux3

Trading in ivory, drugs, and fake pharmaceuticals, North Korea appearst to be basically the world's black market.


Tue, 8:21 am

related

p-bu.mp/ux2

If you are 25 or older, your body is already in decline.


Tue, 7:53 am

related

p-bu.mp/ux1

Starting off my day feeling horrible for Mia Neal, the "Raisin in the Sun" wigmaker brutally dismissed in a New Yorker parenthetical.

Props to the chubby tween walking to school through Union Square wearing a Velvet Underground t-shirt.


Monday

Mon, 11:47 pm

related

p-bu.mp/ux0

Long after I die, Quora will keep sending me emails, quiet unanswered lures trickling out for eternity.

I am going to click the link in Quora's ten-millionth email to me, though, just to ruin the metrics for everyone else.


Mon, 10:34 pm

related

p-bu.mp/uwz

Greenhouse gas released at fracking sites is 100 to 1000 times more than the EPA estimates.

Via @kate_sheppard. [ Also from @kate_sheppard. ]


Mon, 10:31 pm

related

p-bu.mp/uwy

Liam Neeson name-drops the Yankees to defend the Central Park carriages. Ban them immediately.


Mon, 10:05 pm

related

p-bu.mp/uwx

On the night of Lincoln's assassination, someone at the DC police department had to log the crime.


Mon, 8:54 pm

related

p-bu.mp/uww

Sheep on the lawn of the White House during World War I.


Mon, 8:41 pm

related

p-bu.mp/uwv

Chris Ware follows a penny.


Mon, 8:30 pm

related

p-bu.mp/uwu

No one really appreciates China's contributions to the MH370 search.


Mon, 8:01 pm

related

p-bu.mp/uwt

Heartbleed problems? The NSA is here to help (eventually)!


Mon, 6:13 pm

related

p-bu.mp/uws

A plurality of the current House turned 18 under presidents Nixon and Reagan.


Mon, 5:14 pm

related

p-bu.mp/uwr

The other deserving-but-unmentioned winners of the Public Service Pulitzer.


Mon, 5:02 pm

related

p-bu.mp/uwq

Marsha Blackburn is right: Republicans were champions for women (100 years ago).


Mon, 4:09 pm

related

p-bu.mp/uwp

I got "vagina plane" duty today at The Wire. The duty rotates as needed.

*drags CROPPED.JPG and UNCROPPED.JPG to the trash*


Mon, 3:05 pm

related

p-bu.mp/uwo

Congrats to the winner of the Most Retro Website Pulitzer.

Congratulations to Edward Snowden's accomplices.


load more