I’m not going to be clutching my pearls over the demise of monoculture. Somehow, I survived into adulthood without watching Seinfeld, Friends, The Office, etc. and if I was eager for shallow shared experiences I’d watch sports.
This good but too long takedown of how we’re accounting for climate change is worth it for the WWII analogy: https://via.hypothes.is/https://theweek.com/articles/850637/deadly-hidden-risks-within-most-prominent-economic-model-climate-change#annotations:BzPUXCZVEeqSNOM8u-HBxA
R.I.P. Chuck Peddle
A few things we’re worrying about in the Netherlands this Christmas:
Twitter violence predicts real life violence. https://doi.org/c9qh
Some hope, for…
…redressing of the bias reportedly present in ‘predictive policing’ efforts, by refocussing the algorithmic lens away from those historically targeted by police, onto those that perpetrate harms