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http://www.economist.com/news/leaders/21726696-u-turns-self-regard-and-equivocation-are-not-what-it-takes-donald-trump-has-no-grasp-what-it

Donald Trump is politically inept, morally barren and temperamentally unfit for office [via]

The Apple ARKit Proves the Future of Augmented Reality Will Be on Your Phone | WIRED

⚡️ “It wouldn’t be the first time that the iPhone redefined a medium" (@WIRED)[via]

Can Real Life Compete With an Instagram Playground? - The Ringer

📲 "We have pushed past the novelty of a disposable selfie into professionalized aesthetics" (@Ringer)[via]

Squarespace is dropping Richard Spencer’s think tank and other “alt-right” websites | The Outline

Squarespace is dropping Richard Spencer’s think tank and other “alt-right” websites [via]

xkcd: Eclipse Science

As an astronomer traveling to see the eclipse, I can verify this is 100% accurate. …[via]

Clinton world reacts to Trump: She tried to warn us - CNNPolitics

Hillary Clinton's supporters say she tried to warn voters of Donald Trump's behavior …[via]

Code School Free Weekend | Code School

All @CodeSchool content is free from Aug. 18–20! [via]

Here’s what white supremacy looks and sounds like now. (It’s not your grandfather’s KKK.) - The Washington Post

These researchers read 51 different alt-right websites and here's what they learned: [via]

Chill: Robots Won’t Take All Our Jobs | WIRED

Music to my ears. @JamesSurowiecki talks sense about #robots, #AI and #jobs. #WTFeconomy [via]

Lincoln Memorial Vandalized With Spray-Painted Expletive | HuffPost

Lincoln Memorial vandalized with spray-painted expletive, said National Park Service …[via]

Fox News, Daily Caller delete posts encouraging people to drive through protests - Aug. 15, 2017

Fox News, Daily Caller delete posts encouraging people to drive through protests via @CNNMoney[via]

first-person account of Charlottesville - Pastebin.com

a friend of a friend was a medic in Charlottesville. here's their account: [via]

Dev Chat Summary: August 16th (4.9 week 3) – Make WordPress Core

Looks like WordPress multisite might be getting REST API endpoints for sites/networks soon: [via]

The internet is making me sick | The Outline

the internet is a virus!!!!! [via]

Girlboss - Product Hunt

🚀 @sophiaamoruso's new venture, Girlboss: $1.2M in funding by @slow, @human_ventures, and… [via]

Interview: How Corey Long Fought White Supremacy With Fire

bless [via]

Why Casper Is The $750 Million Startup That Just Can’t Rest

😴 "[The mattress] industry was always very behind on embracing technology and anything new" (@FastCompany)[via]

Firing Steve Bannon Won’t Change Donald Trump | The New Yorker

Firing Steve Bannon won't change Donald Trump. [via]

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Can Apple End Internet Addiction?

"Our minds have been hijacked by our phones. @TristanHarris wants to rescue them." @WIRED @nxthompson [via]

Trump Lawyer Forwards Email Echoing Secessionist Rhetoric - The New York Times

From Trump's lawyer [via]

Living on Mars: the Stuff You Never Thought About | Hackaday

Living on Mars: The Stuff You Never Thought About [via]

Brazil’s Nexo Jornal sticks to its founding principles: Explanatory journalism, subscribers, and no ads » Nieman Journalism Lab

How @NexoJornal operates in a polarized political environment in Brazil [via]

Star Wars Everything: A Death Star Cross Section Coaster Set - Geekologie

Star Wars Everything: A Death Star Cross Section Coaster Set [via]

Animated GIF editor and GIF maker

Update: I ended up using ! It has a 30 second limit and quality is good.[via]

Yo, Is This Racist? | I consider myself a liberal and an ally, and I...

yooooo this reply to this @yoisthisracist post 😱 [via]

http://www.economist.com/news/international/21726276-last-week-newspaper-said-alphabets-boss-should-write-detailed-ringing-rebuttal

The e-mail Larry Page should have written to James Damore [via]

These Are the Locals Who Get The Story of Charlottesville Right

Local writers & reporters who are—and have been—doing the hard work in their own community @NellBoe #Charlottesville [via]

Max Temkin of Cards Against Humanity and the Chicago Podcast Co-Op, episode #125 of The Wolf Den on Earwolf

.@MaxTemkin of Cards Against Humanity and the Chicago Podcast Co-Op is on a NEW Wolf Den! https://t.co…[via]

Web hosting, CDN companies torn as to how to respond to racist websites | Ars Technica

Web hosting, CDN companies torn as to how to respond to racist websites by @cfarivar[via]

My Head Is Tingling!: IKEA Releases An ASMR Video - Geekologie

My Head Is Tingling!: IKEA Releases An ASMR Video [via]

If Clean Food Is for Everyone, Why Are Its Gurus All Young, Pretty Women?

Clean eating as for-profit commercial enterprise, promoted on a multi-billion-dollar platform. @KitchenBee @guardian [via]

The Incredible Shrinking Sears - The New York Times

🛒 “The Sears brand has become largely irrelevant, and it breaks my heart to say that." (@nytimes)[via]

Why Are Police Officers More Dangerous Than Airplanes? - The New York Times

Why Are Police Officers More Dangerous Than Airplanes? [via]

https://www.theguardian.com/world/2017/aug/14/donald-trump-inauguration-protest-website-search-warrant-dreamhost

This search warrant is a deeply disturbing attack on our privacy and right to association [via]

Peanut allergy cured in majority of children in immunotherapy trial | Australia news | The Guardian

Peanut allergy cured in majority of children in immunotherapy trial [via]

https://harpers.org/archive/2017/09/public-enemy/

they do say Wu-Tang Clan ain't nothin' to fuck with [via]

“The center-right…is the least represented portion of the media spectrum” » Nieman Journalism Lab

“The center-right…is the least represented portion of the media spectrum” [via]

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Just posted a photo @ F Train [via]

You can now make free phone calls with your Google Home | TechCrunch

You can now make free phone calls with your Google Home | TechCrunch Congrats @christenduong!" & team! [via]

The AP makes the case that its wire stories overall do better on Facebook than individual publications’ stories » Nieman Journalism Lab

The AP makes the case that its wire stories overall do better on Facebook than individual publications’ stories [via]

Science mimics nature: Microsoft researchers test AI-controlled soaring machine - News Center

Experiments like this may teach more than self-driving cars about how to apply #AI in the physical world [via]

eastsideriders: "Bike clubs come out to Long Beach to pay respects to fallen cyclist."

Bike clubs come out to Long Beach to pay respects to fallen cyclist. [via]

The Lamo-Lem Manual and Inserts – Leo Ferres – Medium

The ZX80 manuals and inserts [via]

More on Dota 2

More on Dota 2 [via]

The Baking Supply Co. - Product Hunt

Blue Apron for cannabis: 👀 [via]

The Matasano Crypto Challenges (Pinboard Blog)

The Matasano Crypto Challenges (2013) [via]

Lidia Yuknavitch on Mythologies We Adopt to Make Sense of Violence

"In this country we raise all of our children on one form of violence or another." @LidiaYuknavitch @GuernicaMag [via]

Press Patron is getting readers to pay what they want for news — with an average one-time contribution of nearly NZ$50 » Nieman Journalism Lab

.@presspatron is seeing success at getting readers to pay what they want for news [via]

Welcome to Leith | Netflix

If you need a recent movie to watch about white supremacists who tried to take over a small North Dakota town: [via]

Even Better Support for React in Flow – Flow – Medium

Even Better Support for React in Flow: [via]

Trump’s Business Councils Disband After CEOs Defect - WSJ

Trump’s Business Councils Disband After CEOs Defect: [via]

An Eclipse Chaser’s Guide to Your First Eclipse - The New York Times

An Eclipse Chaser’s Guide to Your First Eclipse: [via]

Donald Trump, from His Tower, Rages at “the Other Side” in Charlottesville | The New Yorker

Her parsing is always illuminating @tnycloseread [via]

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ProtonMail Now Supports Bitcoin Payments [via]

‘Because California Moves Through You’

At @BoomCalifornia, essayist @lynellgeorge ruminates on the elusive place, space, and home that is #California: [via]

Truck Driver Gets Chest Tattoo Of A Tiny Person Driving His Body - Geekologie

Truck Driver Gets Optical Illusion Chest Tattoo Of A Tiny Person Driving His Body [via]

Kubernetes at GitHub | GitHub Engineering

Kubernetes at GitHub [via]

Historians Question Trump’s Comments on Confederate Monuments - The New York Times

Historians Question Trump’s Comments on Confederate Monuments: [via]

Why the Hatchet Men of 3G Spent $10 Million on a Better Oscar Mayer Wiener - Bloomberg

⚡️ "The 10 largest packaged-food companies have seen about $16 billion in revenue evaporate" (@BW)[via]

Thai Activist Jailed for the Crime of Sharing an Article on Facebook | Electronic Frontier Foundation

Thai Activist Jailed for the Crime of Sharing an Article on Facebook [via]

Peer-to-Peer Communication Across Network Address Translators

UDP hole punching – p2p communication across NAT (2005) [via]

Baltimore Removes Confederate Statues in Overnight Operation - The New York Times

Baltimore Removes Confederate Statues in Overnight Operation via @NYTimes [via]

Apple’s Tim Cook ‘disagrees’ with Donald Trump’s take on neo-Nazi violence in Charlottesville - Recode

Apple’s Tim Cook says he “disagrees” with Donald Trump’s take on Neo-Nazi violence in Charlottesville via @Recode[via]