Feist and Hundreds of Choir Members Sing ‘Nothing Compares 2 U’ in Tribute
A lovely piece.
- Reddit finally takes its API war where it belongs: to AI companies
But it is all too late now, for me, at least. RIP, Apollo.
Why does the US military spend so much on Viagra?
Erectile dysfunction is linked to PTSD and various medical conditions. Interesting factoid.
‘The Fall of the House of Usher’ ending explained: What happens to the Ushers?
I love this show. It made me go dig out an old copy of Edgar Allan Poe and I re-read it quickly.
Running as therapy for depression?
Billionaires are out of touch and much too powerful. The planet is in trouble
Rebecca Solnit calls it as it is.
Microsoft’s ugly sweater for 2023 is Windows XP’s iconic default wallpaper
I only just learned about this. I love the Clippy one!
Swift is Time’s person of the year
This is a good read.
Young, smart and want to save lives? Become a banker, says philosopher
I was reading Michael Lewis’ book on SBF and this concept of effective altruism came up. Sounds like a nice way for a finance bro to justify himself. (I love philosophy, and sophistry is a nice sub-topic.)
5 Reasons Why Chinese Tourists Are So ‘Rude’ And ‘Uncivilized’
This came up because we have been hearing anecdotes about how the Japanese hospitality sector has been wrecked by tourists from a particular region.