Are We Having Too Much Fun?
"In 1985, Neil Postman observed an America imprisoned by its own need for amusement. He was, it turns out, extremely prescient."
The Atlantic | Megan Garber | Apr 27, 2017
Ten years since this masterpiece came out
This article in the CBC about how the Pembina river doesn't run in a circle, because that is not how rivers work, is my favourite thing from the news today: https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/edmonton/tubing-pembina-river-circle-rcmp-1.5213862
Trump moves to eliminate nearly all asylum claims at U.S. southern border
Oh right; no Twitch today either.
"Xinjiang concentration camps good" say dictators
“We commend China’s remarkable achievements in the field of human rights,” said the letter, also signed by Myanmar, the Philippines, Zimbabwe and others.
Russia, N.Korea, Saudi, Syria and 33 other countries defend China’s Xinjiang internment camps in UN letter
// how much were these countries paid? what were the threats? shameful coercion
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