Link. “ending the ability to defer taxes on profits earned abroad, a minimum tax on overseas profits, and closing the loopholes that make it cheaper to build a factory in Guangdong than in Ohio.”
Link. 24 v 48 fps. Change is hard
Link. Is he manic-depressive?
Link. America’s 10 year collapse.
Link. technology and politics alike – a drunk staggering towards the light
England is in free fall
the history of “manufacturing” in Ireland is funny
“We both have degrees from Harvard. I have one, he has two. What a snob.”
Nothing like it
Very weird. Now I understand where the Comics Code came from.
A 79 yo lady: “I’m not embarrassed,” she said. “I just think they’re stupid and their machinery is defective and they should learn to whisper when they’re talking about my crotch, or anyone’s crotch.””
” Atlassian, has developed a clever way to increase in-app conversion called Causium. Instead of charging users, Atlassian asks them to donate a small amount to a charity called Room to Read. The fundraising is for a good cause, but the strategy is really designed to get users to input their credit card details, thus removing a crucial barrier when you attempt to convert them to a paid subscription later.”
most people like the TSA. And don’t fly.
MI6 as bastion of lifestyle tolerance
serious cosmology for laypersons
how do people change their name?
google monopoly strengthens
people spread agriculture, not ideas
Chinese translation still sucks
help for parents, support geeks
“From 1978 to 1996, the Action Park of Vernon Township, New Jersey provided thousands of teenagers with the white-knuckle thrills only inattentive employees and poorly conceived amusement park rides can deliver. The Park’s dubiously safe rides were responsible for countless scrapes and bruises and at least six fatalities.” And we think America is the land of lawyers.
And reaction …
“The answer is, it’s two-thirds the inequality, stupid. One third of the difference is due to a technical issue involving price indexes. The rest, however, reflects a shift of income from labor to capital and, within that, a shift of labor income to the top and away from the middle.”
Poem in your pocket day 4/26
It’s time to give up on the Olympics
why not ask what I want?
Dropbox problem: Most corporations block it.
Wishing for Pinboard publish to WordPress option.
selling base camp by showing how well it’s made
some new stories
Marilyn was something.
privilege is not financial
American education is nuts
Obama big mistake