Saturday Links, Late August
Links: everything is terrible, no commentary edition.
Imminent lawless action
New York Times:
A Pardon for Arpaio Would Put Trump in Uncharted Territory
- Narrator: and here we are.
A Reformed White Nationalist Speaks Out On Charlottesville
U.S. state election officials still in the dark on Russian hacking
4 Thoughts About Trump’s Phoenix Speech And The Media
The President of Blank Sucking Nullity
Despite Disavowals, Leading Tech Companies Help Extremist Sites Monetize Hate
The Alt-Right Can't Disown Charlottesville
Globe and Mail:
There aren’t ‘many sides.’ There is only one right side, and Trump is not on it
And in more tech-related news...
Medium will now pay writers based on how many claps they get
- I clapped several times for this.
Did This Book Buy Its Way Onto The New York Times Bestseller List?
A Designer Life:
Stop Using The Cup of Coffee vs. $0.99 App Analogy
MIT Technology Review:
Eliminating the Human
The Great Tech Panic: The Internet Is the Uncanniest Valley
Data & Society:
Media Manipulation and Disinformation Online
EPJ Data Science:
Instagram photos reveal predictive markers of depression
Google will offer help when searching for 'clinical depression'
Games are fun?
Here at the End of All Things
Destroy All Monsters
And because we're all trading nuclear fallout tips now I guess?
How Washing Your Hair Could Help You Survive a Nuclear Blast
Nuclear fallout safety: Getting in a car is the worst thing you can do
Maybe some music will help:
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