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The Art of Wikiracing
First word discovered in unopened Herculaneum scroll by 21yo computer science student
We Can't Compete With AI Girlfriends
The Source of Germany's Nuclear Aversion
What's something that used to be good, but now it's just mediocre?
Did Taylor Swift Attend a New York Jets Game to Detract From Her Private Jets?
On the economic performance of different periods of antiquity
“Succession” & Prestige TV’s Fascism Problem
Parasociality! At the Vibe Camp
Have you noticed that everyone’s teeth are a little too perfect?
Cultural Capital Is No Substitute for Cold, Hard Cash
Good Sign, Bad Sign - Monty Norman
Why America is going backward: Being the richest nation in history isn't enough
the masks we wear and what’s underneath them
how i learned to stop worrying and love the internet hate
Third places in cities
Everything I, an Italian, thought I knew about Italian food is wrong …
Midjourney prompting advice
bias in AI linkedin/curriculum picture generator
Whose dream bf is it anyway
Too big, too heavy and too slow to change: road transport is way off track for net zero
The He-Man Effect
another spin: people gravitate towards being fuckable in a legible way to a broad audience
Young adults who embrace "lying flatism" also tend to see romantic relation
Voters as Mad Scientists: Essays on Political Irrationality
Preparing for the Incoming Computer Shopper Tsunami — June 5, 2023
The Dress Codes of a Subcultural Habitat
BuzzFeed News Defined the 2010s
Home: up and down, colder and warmer
The age of average
The Anglsphere needs to learn to love apartment living
Don’t panic about social media harming your child’s mental health – the evidence is weak
AI and the American Smile
Radiooooo - Musical Time Machine
Honestly, it's probably the phones
More tiktok face filtering
The Unbearable Sameness of the Modern Web
The Social Recession: By the Numbers
Willingness to look stupid
How To Develop Good Taste, Pt. 1
Why Aren't Movies Sexy Anymore?
English in the Real World
Japanese web design maximalism
I Don’t Want to Be an Internet Person
Viral video of pig balancing on a ball is CGI
How To Be Influenced
Scientists warning on affluence
Why so much drug use in the United States?
I made $200,000 last year ghostwriting tweets for VCs
What You Can't Say
TIL about Nasubi
The Instagram capital of the world is a terrible place to be
City of Inequality - The Dystopia of São Paulo
The Microwave Economy
Failure to Cope "Under Capitalism"
Our Friend the Atom — Real Life
From Dry January to Fake Cocktails, Inside the New Temperance Movement
‘Blade Runner’ at 40
Nico Muhly tells how to listen to a piece of Contemporary music for the first time
Hidetaka Miyazaki Sees Death as a Feature, Not a Bug
The Upcoming Remote Work Company Culture War
21st Century Surrealism: The Omnipotence of Dream Memes
Buy Things, Not Experiences
No One Wants to Claim Lofi Hip-Hop. So Why Is It Still so Popular?
Francesca Bria on Decentralisation, Sovereignty, and Web3
Long-time nuclear waste warning messages
Is Old Music Killing New Music?
The Rise and Fall of ‘ZuckTalk’
The New Puritans
Culture as counterculture by Adam Kirsch
The Big Sleep: The most baffling film ever made
The Movies Are Back. But What Are Movies Now?
Interview: Patrick Collison, co-founder and CEO of Stripe
Do u even DIY, bro?
The Whitewashing of “#WhitePeopleDoingYoga” – Mother Jones
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