It turns out all you need to get wide spread covid-19 testing is for wealthy residents of your town to fund it. I don't think that will scale.
Naomi Klein on the Pandemic shock doctrine.
There is more than a whiff of rising desperation.
Trump's handling of the pandemic, according to the Financial times.
The Trump administration is largely succeeding in rolling back regulations as they promised. How hard will it be to reinstate the regulations that turn out to be necessary?
America as a third world country:
Tim Bray on quitting Amazon:
Carl Malamud won his case about Public.Resource.Org republishing the Georgia laws: https://www.supremecourt.gov/opinions/19pdf/18-1150_7m58.pdf ("Held: The OCGA annotations are ineligible for copyright protection.")
"It’s an underthought list of tech-lust thinking."
@berkun's response to
@pmarca's essay "Time to Build"
Marc Andreessen's call to action.
This has already made the rounds, but I just read it.
A good song:
A good visualization Rt, a key measure of how fast the virus is growing.
We could have been much better prepared for Coronavirus.
Software Epistemologist, aspiring star traveler, perpetual beginner. Wallowing in accidental complexity. Insulin junkie.
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