Anyone interested in cryptocurrencies should read @davidgraeber's Debt: the first 5000 years, empirically documenting of man's relationship with money and credit. His findings tend to mirror that of @yanisvaroufakis ex .gr finance minister https://the-crypto-syllabus.com/yanis-varoufakis-on-techno-feudalism/
The Magistrate Judge included YouTube links to SNL "The McLaughlin Group" bits in his opinion, presumably to help convey his tone.
It's really striking how well trained scent dogs can detect Covid (and #LongCovid): a randomized controlled, triple-blinded validation trial and real life study at in airport. They need to get retrained for diff't variants https://globalhealth.bmj.com/lookup/doi/10.1136/bmjgh-2021-008024 @GlobalHealthBMJ @HelsinkiUniMed
40 years ago, The Clash played in #Thailand. While there, Pennie Smith shot this classic image of them on railway tracks for the Combat Rock cover. But where exactly was it taken?
Jakom N3 NFC smart chip that you can embed under a fake nail https://www.aliexpress.com/item/1005001988656858.html
Well this was an interesting read.
This is a very valuable guide to understanding the disaster that is cryptocurrency, an interview with a serious computer scientist who has been researching crypto for years and whose honest appraisal is that the whole project needs to "die in a fire." https://www.currentaffairs.org/2022/05/why-this-computer-scientist-says-all-cryptocurrency-should-die-in-a-fire/
"My students are not ok". Great piece on the erosion of higher education during Covid-19 #highered
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