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RT @stephaniemlee: A female historian wrote a book. Two male historians went on NPR to talk about it. They never mentioned her name.

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Here, I made you a Top Ten list

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"Let’s Build A Web Server" - nice tutorial on how the web works from (almost) the lowest level

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I wrote about the TikTok party, TikTok stars, Chipotle, and how everyone is TikTok crazy at VidCon this year

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Two and a half years ago, feeling existentially adrift about the future of the planet, I sent a letter to Wendell Berry, hoping he might have answers. via Pocket

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Grown-ups who worried it was a subversive influence on America’s youth were 100 percent correct.

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Here are the results of our post-mortem on the add-ons outage, along with links to other documents with more detail:

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It is so exciting that is live. 22,000 segments of @nprfreshair. Curated by theme. You ca…

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“In the age of Trump, there is no more stupid proposition than that Nancy Pelosi is the problem.” ~⁦@maureendowd⁩

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Johnny Flores Jr., reporting for Yahoo Sports: On Wednesday, the independent Atlantic League, which is a partner of Major League Baseball, debuted the electronic strike zone during its All-Star game, making it the first American professional league to do so. Home plate umpire Brian deBrauwere wore an earpiece that was connected to an iPhone in his pocket. The earpiece relayed balls and strikes after receiving it from a TrackMan computer system utilizing a Doppler radar and deBrauwere called them as he received them. Sounds like they need to work on the latency, but this is probably the future for all professional baseball.  ★ 

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(Jabin Botsford/The Washington Post) President Trump has surrendered in his quest to rig the Census, and his allies are beside themselves with grief. Axios…

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After the world doesn't end, Hell gets Crowley and Heaven gets Aziraphale, but not for very long. [oh this is an interesting alt ending]

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In his op-ed for Forbes last year, Panos Mourdoukoutas, a professor of economics at LIU Post in New York, suggested that Amazon stores should replace libraries…

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API Wars – Strava Cuts Off Relive: Here’s What Happened

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