Weekly Links 2022#38

* 🎞️ Yale Historian Timothy Snyder, famed for his excellent popular history books like On Tyranny, Bloodlands, and Black Earth, and world expert on Ukraine and its history is broadcasting his fall semester course on The Making of Modern Ukraine. Super recommended++. * 🎞️ German science edutainer Mai Thi Nguyen-Kim pokes fun at homeopathy…

TGI Freestyle 2022#37

1. Lambchop - The Old Gold Shoe 2. Captain Beefheart - Electricity 3. Pere Ubu - Laughing 4. Link Wray - Rumble 5. Man or Astroman? - Destination Venus 6. Miranda Sex Garden - Open Eyes 7. The Residents - From the Plains to Mexico 8. Laika - Bedbugs 9.…

TGI Freestyle 2022#35

1. Wire - Boiling Boy (Daytrotter Session) 2. Pale Saints - Sight of You 3. Porcupine Tree - Herd Culling 4. Catherine Wheel - Broken Head 5. School of Seven Bells - Ablaze 6. Blondie - Hanging on the Telephone 7. Heart - Barracuda 8. Brian Eno - There Were…

Weekly Links 2022#35

* Some time in the next 10-15 years, the most common religion in the United States will be “none”. * Excellent Noah Smith review of the Elite Overproduction Hypothesis. * Anthony Lee Zhang on The Market for Meaning. Offering "meaning" as a side or main dish is a competitive advantage in a market…

TGI Freestyle 2022#34

1. Farflung - Unborn Planet 2. Skip & Die - Love Jihad 3. Etienne Jaumet - Metallik Cages 4. Mdou Moctar - Chismiten 5. Catherine Ribeiro - Un Regard Claire 6. Aksak Maboul - Dramascule 7. High Llamas - The Hot Revivalist 8. Frank Zappa - The Uncle Meat Variations 9.…

Weekly Links 2022#34

* If it seems to you that the people at work talking Corpspeak are being vague ... you're right. * Everything you always wanted to know about wrong number text scams. * Noah Smith on why and how GDP is a useful number after all. * Ryan Dahl (of Node fame and now Deno) on…