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Tuesday Treasure Trove

Tuesday Treasure Trove

Exploding The Nuclear Family. “Artificially conceived children do absolutely fine; the absence of a father or a mother doesn’t spell disaster for the children; the kids of gay and lesbian parents do no worse than those from more traditional families.” These Superhumans Are Real and Their DNA Could Be Worth Billions. ‘Superhumans’ might be an exaggeration, I’m not sure the feels-no-pain thing is a benefit. That bone thing, though… How Sleep Resets The Brain’s ‘Emotional Compass’. A world without advice…. Read the rest ⇒


Tuesday Treasure Trove

Tuesday Treasure Trove

Video of the week: The Moment A Colorblind Guy Sees Purple For The First Time. His friends gave him glasses that correct color blindness, but didn’t tell him what they were/did. The Myth of the Ethical Shopper. A really good, in-depth read. “In the past 25 years, the apparel industry, the entire global economy, has undergone a complete transformation. The way our clothes are made and distributed and thrown away is barely recognizable compared to the way it was done… Read the rest ⇒


Tuesday Treasure Trove

Tuesday Treasure Trove

Video of the week: What It’s Like to Face a 150 M.P.H. Tennis Serve. I would just be a giant bruise. Pens Are Making a High-Tech Comeback. How Did the Practice of Women Jumping Out of Giant Cakes Start? The Unfollow Cleanse. “I made a rule for myself: If I didn’t want to get coffee with them, they were gone. And it felt great.” I was an Invisible Girlfriend for a Month. This is just weird. If you want ‘social… Read the rest ⇒


Tuesday Treasure Trove

Tuesday Treasure Trove

Cool thing of the week: Rethinking the Way Storage Furniture Opens and Closes. The Startup That Designed Its Office to Confuse Workers. Interesting, but seems like unnecessary anxiety. The best sales advice I ever got was from a surfer dude. Why Advertising Is so Annoying – but doesn’t Have to Be. Meet The Man Who Helps Hollywood Stay Sober. First Measles Death in US Since 2003. If you wondered what happens when measles infects unvaccinated people and travels with them… Read the rest ⇒


Tuesday Treasure Trove

Tuesday Treasure Trove

Awesome of the week: A wedding photographer responds to comments complaining about his support for gay marriage. Funny of the week: Instagram Death Match: Rosé vs. Avocado Toast. I vote for eating avocado toast while drinking rosé personally. The most annoying restaurant trend happening today. This actually doesn’t bother me. The Power of Every Word: Why I Stopped Using “Actually” and “But” in My Customer Service Emails. I spent the last 15 years trying to become an American. I’ve failed…. Read the rest ⇒


Tuesday Treasure Trove

Tuesday Treasure Trove

Video of the week: This baby bear is an excellent rock climber. Do Animals Laugh? Tickle Experiments Suggest They Do. A Map of Every Game of Thrones Filming Location in Real Life. That would be an epic road trip. Is it still a road trip if you have to fly? Why Scream For Gelato Instead Of Ice Cream? Here’s The Scoop. Sony Was Concerned About Horizon Zero Dawn’s Female Protagonist, Like That’s Not Something People Want. Personally, I think this… Read the rest ⇒


Tuesday Treasure Trove

Tuesday Treasure Trove

Cool photo project of the week: 16 animal selfies that capture life in the Serengeti. Magical photo series of the week: Dark fantasy photography draws inspiration from magical books and films. What It’s Like to Be Declared Dead by the Government. This would be surreal, in a not good way. The Attack on Truth. “While many natural scientists declared the battle won and headed back to their labs, some left-wing postmodernist criticisms of truth began to be picked up by… Read the rest ⇒


Tuesday Treasure Trove

Tuesday Treasure Trove

Meta thing of the week: Old Coffee Grounds Turned Into Mugs (For Drinking More Coffee, Of Course). Comic strip of the week: On a Plate. Mixed Signals: Why People Misunderstand Each Other. Can a Font Make Us Believe Something is True? Difficult Questions From My Mixed-Race Son. The Two Words That Make You More Credible are not what you might expect. What’s wrong with political correctness? This was a good read. Why You Can’t Market to Millennials (as through the… Read the rest ⇒


Tuesday Treasure Trove

Tuesday Treasure Trove

Art series of the week: Project Canismo: Sheltered Dogs Create Unique Paintings. Teen girl’s awesome letter to school after getting detention for her outfit. Best quote: “If you are truly so concerned that a boy in this school will get distracted by my upper back and shoulders then he needs to be sent home and practice self control.” The Difference Between ‘Best By,’ ‘Sell By’ And ‘Expires On’. The Lowly Life of a Romance Cover Model. This was strangely fascinating…. Read the rest ⇒


Tuesday Treasure Trove

Tuesday Treasure Trove

Photo series of the week: When Star Wars Villains and Shelter Animals Come Together. Our Secret Identity Crisis: “We’re more into alter egos than ever – just not, strangely enough, in our superhero stories.” The internet is running out of room – but we can save it. How Can I Talk To Women On The Internet Without Being Creepy? “Women are not here to be your playthings, to make you feel clever or worthy or interesting or attractive. If you… Read the rest ⇒