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The Man Who Gave Us Trench Coats and Pantsuits WSJ. I wonder what YSL would think of the way Hillary rocks one of his signature looks.
Two Dangerous Fault Lines Under San Francisco Are Connected, Study Finds Popular Mechanics (Selva)
Elvira Nabiullina hunts down Russia’s banking ‘banditry’ FT. Wouldn’t it be nice to see more equivalent zeal in the US?
Airbnb faces fight for survival in New York City FT. Readers, please consider emailing Cuomo in support of the law. Many people in NYC and elsewhere who are AirBnBing are overwhelmingly NOT people trying to pick up some cash while on vacation but are renting out their properties full-time, thus removing them from residential housing stock.
Your Driverless Ride Is Arriving MIT Technology Review
A changing climate for coral reefs Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists
The West Is Burning, And Climate Change Is Partly To Blame FiveThirtyEight (Resilc)
Greenland is Melting New Yorker
India headed for coal power overcapacity India Climate Dialogue
Why did Julian Assange lose his internet connection? New Statesman
The Silicon Valley Candidate Counterpunch
If Trump Wins, Here’s How The Map Might Look FiveThirtyEight
Tom Daschle Pushed Hillary Clinton To Back Aetna Merger While Refusing To Register As Aetna Lobbyist International Business Times
Donald Trump refuses to say if he will accept election result in final debate (furzy) Funny, I don’t recall anyone asking Bush or Gore to make a similar pledge in advance of the 2000 election.
America’s Voting Machines Are a Disaster in the Making The New Republic. Problems with US voting machines are so obvious even The New Republic weighs in.
Margaret Thatcher named worst prime minister of the century Politico (Margarita).
Imperial Decline Watch
The World Doesn’t Need More U.S. Interventionism The American Conservative (Resilc)
Does America Really Need Overseas Bases? The National Interest (Resilc)
ACLU Wants 23 Secret Surveillance Laws Made Public The Intercept
Zuckerberg group proposes changes to Obama ‘startup visas’ The Hill (Dan K)
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