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Ebola and the Fiction of Quarantine - The New Yorker
Amid heated debate, the Ebola virus came to the United States on Saturday, August 2, 2014, aboard a Gulfstream jet chartered by the Centers for Disease Control…
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15 hours ago
The Tarot Card Reader - NYTimes.com
I thought I could hold it together, that if I was broadcasting crazy it was at least in a glamorous silent-film-star kind of way. Perfect eyeliner surrounding a…
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yesterday
Sharp's new phone for Sprint looks like something out of a sci-fi fantasy | The Verge
What the hell kind of tepid-ass sci-fi fantasy world does the Verge live in?
from twitter
2 days ago
PaperLater
If only was available in NZ.
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3 days ago
BBC News - UKIP MEP Janice Atkinson uses 'outrageous' term for Thai woman
UKIP MEP says blatantly racist thing about Thai wife of UKIP supporter. UKIP supporter still a UKIP supporter.
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3 days ago
kb | This Is My Jam
“Running the World” by Jarvis Cocker is my new jam. ♫ Listen:
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4 days ago
Twitter / mikeforbes: Wait, no. THIS is my morning ...
Wait, no. THIS is my morning appreciation report, on the way to work this morning :
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4 days ago
Twitter / theJDuce: This is Harvey. He is seven ...
RT : This is Harvey. He is seven years old, has three legs, and needs a new home. He likes people but not dogs.
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5 days ago
Twitter / JohnFugelsang: The obvious proof that Obama ...
The obvious proof that Obama performed a secret gay Christmas marriage of DeNiro & Springsteen.
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5 days ago
http://wapo.st/VuY6c9
The relationship between land rights, governance, and violence in Africa is far more complicated that much conventional wisdom and existing research suggests.…
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5 days ago
All watched over by machines of loving grace: Some ethical guidelines for user experience in ubiquitous-computing settings [1] - Boxes and Arrows: The design behind the design
“ “If ubicomp applications are rushed to market and allowed to appear as have so many technological artifacts in the last thirty years, then they will present…
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5 days ago
How rail was saved in Auckland
Next Monday will be a historic day for transport in Auckland as for the first time the city will have electric trains carrying fare paying passengers.…
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6 days ago
Veterans on Ferguson (with images, tweets) · AthertonKD · Storify
This is basically how I feel, and how everyone else I know who served in uniform feels. Fear a cosplaying PD.
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7 days ago
The Internet's Original Sin - Atlantic Mobile
Ron Carlson’s short story “What We Wanted To Do,” takes the form of an apology from a villager who failed to protect his comrades from marauding Visigoths. It…
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7 days ago
Instagram
That is big fuckin' hail, is what that is.
from twitter
8 days ago
Paris Review - The Art of Fiction No. 210, Samuel R. Delany
This edition of "The Art of Fiction" featuring Samuel Delany is utterly incredible: http://t.co/CZ0fVRwv24
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9 days ago
Vote switching analysis 2014
RT : This vote switching analysis by Colmar Brunton is really ace
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10 days ago
Untitled (http://maddox.xmission.com)
Always think of whenever I ssh to something from my iPhone.
from twitter
11 days ago
Vendor sues Gartner over ‘pay-to-play’ Magic Quadrant - Strategy - News - iTnews.com.au
RT : Vendor sues Gartner over ‘pay-to-play’ Magic Quadrant I got grief for suggesting MQs were biased
from twitter
12 days ago
kb | This Is My Jam
“XO” by Beyoncé is my new jam. ♫ Listen:
from twitter
12 days ago
The Mountain Goats - This Year (Video) - YouTube
ok guys i know it is just a song but if we sing it loud enough together it might do something good
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12 days ago
Punk, politics & football
Text by Toby Skinner / Photos: Samuel Zuder For those who don’t know what going to a football match is normally like, going to watch FC St Pauli is perhaps…
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13 days ago
A cochlear implant for a deaf musician – Josephine Dickinson – Aeon
When I woke up one morning and found I could hear nothing, my biggest sense of loss came from being unable to listen to my older brother and sister playing my…
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13 days ago
Twitter / AsherGoldman: If this is your best criticism, ...
RT : If this is your best criticism, you need to:
a) fuck off
b) get some better political analysis
c) fuck off again
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14 days ago
Twitter / kb: Is there a particular reason ...
Is there a particular reason mobile networks all put ‘NZ’ in their carrier ID?
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14 days ago
Teaching Reflections: Design Ethnography #1 | Design Culture Lab
This term I’m teaching two courses: CCDN233: Design Ethnography and CCDN384: Multispecies Design . I had originally planned to blog weekly reflections but the…
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17 days ago
SEEK - Job Details
Anybody know who this is with?
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17 days ago
Can Mass Surveillance Create A Harmonious Society? - CloudTweaks.com
Can Mass Surveillance Create A Harmonious Society? A lot has been written recently about how big data can be used for illicit and unethical purposes – yet away…
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17 days ago
The Reluctantly Quantified Parent - The Atlantic
'Thanks for your concern. In our house, we spell surrogate mother "father."'

Best response to a troll EVAR,
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17 days ago
Twitter / MYSADCAT: My cat is sad because he is ...
RT : My cat is sad because he is feline and he needs to be loved, just like everybody else does.
from twitter
18 days ago
Australian lobbyists: how to lobby members of Parliament | Crikey
The secret life of lobbyists As the 12 new senators who took their seats last week are finding out, being a member of Parliament brings with it both perks and…
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18 days ago
Twitter's User Problem: Fastest Gains Are People That Don't See Ads - WSJ
Brace yourselves, Twitter’s going to fuck the third-party client market again.
from twitter
19 days ago
http://www.esquire.com/features/abortion-ministry-of-dr-willie-parker-0914
By John H. Richardson on July 30, 2014
Maisie Crow
In light of Tuesday’s court ruling against a Mississippi law that would close the last abortion clinic in the…
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19 days ago
Goodnest
well if this isn’t peak Sharing Economy I don’t know what is
from twitter
19 days ago
Twitter / stevesilberman: Another great quote from James ...
Another great quote from James Baldwin, born today in 1924. Could have been written this week.
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19 days ago
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