Daring Fireball: ‘An Embarrassment From Start to Finish’
— Read on daringfireball.net/linked/2020/01/24/ars-galaxy-fold

Brutal

Daring Fireball: The New York Times’s Hypocrisy on Ad Tracking and Privacy
— Read on daringfireball.net/linked/2019/12/27/nyt-ad-tracking-hypocrisy

Anti-Impeachment Democrat To Switch Party; Dispute Could Upend Democratic Debate — The NPR Politics Podcast — Overcast
— Read on overcast.fm/+Ht-QwB4T0

Jeff Van Drew – Pro-gun, anti-choice, anti-climate… How was he a dem anyways?

For a closed system, those kinds of open connections are deeply dangerous. If anyone on Instagram can just link to any old store on the web, how can Instagram — meaning Facebook, Instagram’s increasingly-overbearing owner — tightly control commerce on its platform?
— Read on anildash.com/2019/12/10/link-in-bio-is-how-they-tried-to-kill-the-web/

(11) TRENT REZNOR & ATTICUS ROSS – LIFE ON MARS? (Music from the HBO Series) – YouTube:

A divine instrumental cover…

Passing Time at Père Lachaise Cemetery – Zoetica Ebb // Biorequiem.com
— Read on biorequiem.com/photoflurry/passing-time-at-pere-lachaise-cemetery

Stunning photography…

Elizabeth Warren calls Zuck and Thiel’s secret Trump White House dinner “corrupt” / Boing Boing:

Others have pointed out that CEOs have often met in private with presidents, but these meetings are not typically secret, and it’s hard to understand what non-corrupt purpose Trump, Zuck and Thiel could have had for failing to disclose the dinner — perhaps they knew we’d been pleasantly surprised later on and didn’t want to spoil it?

For Zuck’s part, he likes to claim that he frequently dines with political activists from “across the spectrum” but when his actual dining agenda is analyzed even cursorily, it becomes obvious that for Zuck, the political spectrum runs all the way from “very right wing” to “raving lunatic Bircher neo-Nazi right wing” with stops for all the flavors of right wing in between.