- Write Better: The Coyote, the Road Runner, Sympathy, and Craft as the Art of Constraint | Snip, Burn, Solder Blog:
the earliest instance of the Rules swelling beyond the Canonical Nine traces back to its *first* online incarnation back in 1999, which includes this 10th Rule: (Rule 10.) The audience's sympathy must remain with the Coyote. This isn't in Chuck's Nine Rules because it's something he explains a few pages earlier in his memoir, while setting up the discussion of the Coyote-Road Runner Rules.
- Scientists Grow Mouse Embryos in a Mechanical Womb - The New York Times (bring on the uterine replicators, say Bujold readers)
- 'Our biggest challenge? Lack of imagination': the scientists turning the desert green | Environment | The Guardian
- First home buyers urged to proceed with caution as Sydney's housing surge continues - ABC News. Basically potential first home buyers are being told not to buy property.
- Stranding of Ever Given in Suez canal was foreseen by many | Suez canal | The Guardian and Wind ... or worse: was pilot error to blame for the Suez blockage? | Oceans | The Guardian
Selected machine learning attacks; first in a series.— joey castillo (@josecastillo) March 22, 2021
2. Looney Tunes
4. Witchcraft pic.twitter.com/1lcBtg6UI2
- SA Premier denies 'deliberate' data collection through Liberal Party's NationBuilder campaign software - ABC News
- Skepticism and a shrug: Cubans greet the end of 62 years of Castro rule | Cuba | The Guardian
- Feeling Blah During the Pandemic? It's Called Languishing - The New York Times:
It wasn't burnout — we still had energy. It wasn't depression — we didn't feel hopeless. We just felt somewhat joyless and aimless. It turns out there's a name for that: languishing. Languishing is a sense of stagnation and emptiness. It feels as if you're muddling through your days, looking at your life through a foggy windshield. And it might be the dominant emotion of 2021.