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The 7 Habits of Highly Overrated People

I remember having a discussion with a more tenured coworker, with the subject being the impending departure of another coworker. I said, “man, it’s …

HOWTO make slime

Household Hacker presents a simple way to make a gorgeous slime from borax and polyvinyl alcohol (buy 'em): "This links the atoms and molecules …

Opening credits for "Eltávozott nap" (The Girl, 1968)

"Eltávozott nap" (The Girl) is a 1968 Hungarian film starring rock singer Kati Kovács. I haven't yet seen the film, about a working class girl's …

Simple map design tool from Stamen

The supremely creative design/data experimentalists at Stamen launched Map Stack, a fascinating and super-simple tool to design your own maps and …

How the Robots Lost: High-Frequency Trading's Rise and Fall

Steve Swanson was a typical 21-year-old computer nerd with a very atypical job. It was the summer of 1989, and he’d just earned a math degree from …

Dad’s company made burgers. Mine just eats them – James Somers | Aeon Essays

There’s this great moment in the documentary <i>Jiro Dreams of Sushi</i> (2011) when the world’s most celebrated sushi chef turns to his son, who is leaving …

“The Unwinding”: What’s gone wrong with America

A deeply-reported exploration of the past 35 years of American life gauges the human cost of “freedom”<p>Think of George Packer's new book, "The Unwinding: An Inner History of the New America" as the un-Internet take on the transformation this country has undergone in the past 35 years. It's wide …