So, last night Elon Musk bought Twitter! Let’s talk a little bit about what I think the future holds.
Tags: social media, business
Before the 20th century, clowns in American circuses were largely considered a form of adult entertainment, writes this historian.
Tags: culture, history
Video game writer and narrative designer Meghna Jayanth talks about a career spent battling colonialism - and why this helps you get better games
Tags: games, politics
A thought-provoking write-up, doubly so as it's written by someone living in South Africa. (Well, we have the same problem with beggars at traffic lights in Romania.) But it's also flawed: you can so tell it's written by a driver. Not a word about traffic light queues being caused by way too much traffic, for example. Also, you got the meaning of "implicit" and "explicit" backwards. An explicit rule would be mandating lower speed limits. You know, like cities in France and Belgium have been doing for years now.
Tags: cars, cities
The nearly mile-long structure allowed inhabitants to paddle to rich fishing grounds and access trade routes
Tags: america, antiquity, engineering