Notebook

Notebook

This category is stuff that I come across in stuff I read, or watch, or listen to, and don’t want to forget. It’s also a record of thoughts that make up my head noise.
Nov
20
⚯ Reading Notes | Mental Health & The Social order

⚯ Reading Notes | Mental Health & The Social order

[M]ental health is part, a subcategory, of the set of the public order. There is no other definition for
7 min read
Nov
18

Peng Shuai is missing

From The Skimm today: Earlier this month, [Peng Shuai] the Chinese tennis star publicly accused a former top gov official
Nov
16

⚯ Reading Notes | Miles Law via David French

In his Third Rail Email Newsletter, political commentator David French says the following: I’d like to introduce you to
2 min read
Nov
16

Cancelation is a problem, regardless of if it comes from the left or the right

From the Wait, What? Newsletter by Molly Jong-Fast (Part of The Atlantic's new email newsletter program.) Earlier this month, a
1 min read
Nov
14

It is the performance inside the legal procedure that might be more important than the legal procedure...

In an article in The Atlantic David Frum shares some well articulated insights about some of the things playing out
1 min read
Oct
26

Off track

From The Skimm newsletter today Yesterday, a UN report found that concentrations of greenhouse gases hit a record high last
Oct
15

A Myth About the Workforce in the 60s & 70s.

From an article in The Atlantic titled The Great Resignation Is Accelerating, by Derek Thompson. You may have heard the
1 min read
Sep
01
Fake Art?

Fake Art?

I saw this in the NYTimes Morning Newsletter: What happens to works of art that turn out to be fake?
1 min read
Aug
03
Expanded NOT Expedited

Expanded NOT Expedited

The Skimm reports: Yesterday, the State Dept said its expanding eligibility for Afghans seeking US refugee status. The new pathway
1 min read
Aug
03
More Satellites (more CO2...)

More Satellites (more CO2...)

Following up what I posted here about less business travel, Bryan Walsh writes Competition among commercial space companies, including SpaceX
1 min read