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  1. #113: Normative errors — a conversation with my daughter about current events - Peter Attia

    In this episode, I sit down with my daughter to discuss the brutal death of George Floyd, and the aftermath we are watching unfold. Though I have no expertise in race relations, law enforcement, or police brutality, I do have some knowledge in the training of physicians, and it is that training of doctors that…


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  2. Talking about Disney’s 1964 Carousel of Progress with Bleeding Cool: our lost animatronic future / Boing Boing

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iJuwAUP56zY&feature=youtu.be Back in 2007, I wrote a science fiction novella called "The Great Big Beautiful Tomorrrow," about an immortal, transhuman survivor of an apocalypse whose father is obsessed with preserving artifacts from the fallen civilization, especially the Carousel of Progress, an exhibition that GE commissioned from Disney for the 1964 World’s Fair in New York,…


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  3. A Father, a Daughter, and the Attempt to Change the Census | The New Yorker

    Charles Bethea on Stephanie Hofeller, whose estrangement from her late father, Thomas Hofeller, the onetime R.N.C. data-operations manager and a master of modern gerrymandering, might have altered American political history.


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