- Plutocrats firehose money on primary challenger to AOC: Michelle Caruso-Cabrera, a former Reagan Republican who wants to dismantle Social Security and Medicare
- FCC will spend $9B to improve broadband…without an accurate broadband map: Reality's left-wing bias makes accurate data the enemy of conservativism.
- Buddhist monk covers western pop songs: He's like a male, solo version of Shonen Knife.
- Apple hunters recover ten "lost" varieties from forgotten farms: The Lost Apple Society needs help.
- Finding the Money: A fabulous new documentary on Modern Monetary Theory
- Evangelical pastor denied quarantine, now he wants your stimulus check: Tony Spell's death-cult has a business-model.
- Zombie movies teach us all the wrong lessons for pandemic: Not only would a zombie plague be easy to contain, but people don't turn into monsters during crises.
- Building a "web of books": What would a federated alternative to Goodreads look like?
- The Facebook Political Ad Collector: Exposing targeted advertising's fraud and conspiracy
- This day in history: 2005, 2010, 2015, 2019
- Colophon: Recent publications, upcoming appearances, current writing projects, current reading
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- Ripping the window-dressing off the .ORG selloff: It's not even an ethos.
- CDC guide to filter-mask-friendly facial hair: You're good to go with a Zappa, Villain or Hitler, but stay away from the Dali, Hulahee and the dread F(l)u Manchu.
- Don't trust Google to build Toronto's Smart City: Sidewalk Labs's sleaze has disqualified it.
- A "girls-only" social service wants to analyze your facial bone structure: "It's science!"
- Norman Rockwell turned into a radical civil rights activist: His last painting was of Nixon, too.
- Gmail's filters are blocking opt-in election emails: Mayo Pete and Andrew Yang are winning the spam-filter primary.
- Talking Radicalized with The Next Chapter: Shelagh Rogers is a national treasure.
- Neoliberalism kills, the coronavirus edition: And you thought capitalism would kill us all with climate change!
- Bernie Sanders and Public Enemy LA rally this Sunday: With Sarah Silverman and Dick van Dyke!
- Venezuelan women's "army" break into dead factories to reboot them: "Only the people can save the people."
- Meet Akil Augustine, voice of the Raptors…and Radicalized: A fighter in my corner.
- This day in history: 2019, 2015, 2005
- Colophon: Recent publications, current writing projects, upcoming appearances, current reading
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