First newsletter of '22: an essay about telling ourselves stories. https://leahsottile.substack.com/p/18-lost-stories
Shows you yet again they view corporate donors as their bosses. If they viewed the public this way they’d be discussing UBI https://twitter.com/jordanuhl/status/1478928006966087688
This is for *exposing* war crimes, the actual war criminals haven’t spent a day behind bars https://twitter.com/democracynow/status/1478880250587136002
Birds are real.
Don't Look Up (2021)
it's a neat trick that institutions have no plan and are leaving every decision to individuals, and we're out here blaming each other for individual rather than institutional failures
Look up how many people who "die of cannonball" have underlying conditions. The figures will surprise you https://twitter.com/TheFigen/status/1478088634683334666
When everything is channeled through “the free market” and “corporate partners” it’s done in the least efficient, most confusing, price gouge-y and racial apartheid manner possible.
The Gardener Kings by Monica Boothe https://www.amazon.com/dp/B09J1N5Q4N/ref=cm_sw_r_tw_dp_XFB27RK3Q1XAXSHTPCD2 via @firstname.lastname@example.org
A winter storm, a couple jackknifed trucks & people get stuck on i95 in a dead stand still for 20 hours? In British Columbia Canada they can fix that in an hour or 2 & they get WAY more snow. More evidence every day that the US is collapsing & can't even handle basic tasks
Stay indoors. But also return in person. Wear a mask. Not that one. The expensive one, that you can’t find. Take rapid tests. Which you also can’t find. But if you find them, don’t buy them. Rapid tests don’t work. You need PCR. There are zero appointments in your area.
This is the most basic argument against crypto that I tell all the people who call me. The tech doesn't work, and the fundamental idea is ahistorical and flawed. Writing it down so I don't have to repeat myself all the time.
The Case Against Crypto
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