Hidden reef behind Great Barrier Reef EarthSky (furzy)
A Definitive Ranking of US Presidents from Lamest to Coolest Vice. This is worth clicking on the for the photo of Bill Clinton playing sax with Dan Ackroyd at the 2002 opening of the Mohegan Sun casino. Its there anything the Clintons won’t do for money?
Luddites v Self-Driving Cars and Homelessness Counterpunch
Welcome, Robot Overlords. Please Don’t Fire Us? Mother Jones
Imperial Collapse Watch
Native Americans Protesting Pipeline Attacked By “Goon Squad” Using Dogs And Pepper Spray Jonathanturley.org (Chuck L)
In Kashmir, Doctors Bear Witness The Wire
Afghanistan: Pamlarena siege ends in Kabul Al Jazeera
Decisive Military Defections in Syria: A Case of Wishful Thinking War on the Rocks
There may be tech trouble ahead Politico
Europe’s Left After Brexit Jacobin. Yanis Varoufakis responds to his critics.
Heroin And One Failing Senate Campaign May Keep Mitch McConnell In Power Huffpo. See our Credentialism and Corruption: The Opioid Epidemic and “the Looting Professional Class” for further context and analysis.
Despite What Trump Tweets, FiveThirtyEight Isn’t A Pollster FiveThirtyEight
Inside Bill Clinton’s nearly $18 million job as ‘honorary chancellor’ of a for-profit college WaPo. Remind me again what’s so uniquely awful about Trump University?
Many have noted how few HRC yard signs or bumperstickers they've seen, even in liberal strongholds. It's an imprecise, anecdotal metric, but
— Michael Tracey (@mtracey) 5 September 2016
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