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No One Owes You an Explanation About Their Vaccine

(vice.com)
I interviewed people struggling with vaccine guilt as others harass them about whether they "deserve" to get it via

The George Floyd Act wouldn't have saved George Floyd’s life. That says it all | Derecka Purnell

(theguardian.com)
“The George Floyd Act, named after someone who died because he didn’t have money to cover cigarettes, gives millions of dollars to police in grants. via

New ICC framework sidelines local government participation in energy code development - New Buildings Institute

(newbuildings.org)
The International Code Council has voted to eliminate role of local governments in voting on new energy codes. They are dressing it up in greenwash language, but this is a complete sellout to the home builders. Appalling. via

My Two-House, Duffel-Bag Life

(nytimes.com)
Her email said: "Hello, my name is Natalie Munoz and I am a high school student. I've never written anything before except for English papers, but I love the Modern Love column so I thought I'd give this a shot." via

The Cuomo sexual harassment claims appear to follow a disturbing pattern | Moira Donegan

(theguardian.com)
I wrote about the sexual harassment allegations against Andrew Cuomo. They describe a pattern of behavior that is not distinct from his cruel management and governing styles, but rather an extension of them: via

The J&J Vaccine at the FDA

(blogs.sciencemag.org)
Encouraging words from @Dereklowe about the current state of the pandemic via

Analysis & updates | Where to Find Simple COVID-19 Data for the US

(covidtracking.com)
If you've relied on @COVID19Tracking data and interpretation over the past year, I wrote this for you: here's what we know about some easy-to-use covid data from the CDC—and what we've learned about how to think about the data's meaning. via
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The Kilobyte’s Gambit ♟️💾 1k chess game

(vole.wtf)
The Kilobyte's Gambit: can you beat 1,024 bytes of javascript? via

Investing in Whatnot - Andreessen Horowitz

(a16z.com)
News to share, I’m stoked to be leading a $20M Series A in Whatnot, a livestream collectibles marketplace! 👇 via

Analysis & updates | Our Final Week: This Week in COVID-19 Data, Mar 4

(covidtracking.com)
Today we published our final weekly update. COVID-19 cases, deaths, and hospitalizations continue to decline, while tests are up 12 percent. via
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Multimodal Neurons in Artificial Neural Networks

(openai.com)
The latest generation of adversarial image attacks is, uh, somewhat simpler to carry out … via

Confessions of a 32-Year-Old Drama Queen

(vulture.com)
i profiled the one and only Trisha Paytas (!!!) for vulture (!!!!!!!!) via

The Era of Audio Creators Has Arrived

(nytimes.com)
'“Every single one of us is getting multiple requests from brands, agencies, studios, organizations,” said Francesca Hogi, 46, a creator in Los Angeles with over 323,000 followers on Clubhouse. ' 🤯 @TaylorLorenz 's article: via