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What Do You Seek?
Everything I was I carry with me, everything I will be lies waiting on the road ahead.
— Ma Jian
- Most popular song each month in the 1960s
- Systematic partisan lying and misinformation has done enormous damage to liberal democracies
- ISPs collect and sell a horrifying amount of sensitive consumers data
- Nina Simone » Feeling Good
- China disinformation campaign blames Covid on Maine lobsters
- CBS News investigates ‘The Hippie Temptation’ (1967)
- Tatiana Eva-Marie and the Avalon Jazz Band » Bésame Mucho (in French)
- Washington issue reports warning that climate change threatens global security
- Jim Carrey » I Needed Color
- Twitter admits its algorithms amplifies conservative content more than left-leaning content
- NY Times Video » Searching for the Lost Graves of Canada’s Indigenous Children
- China’s power crisis threatens the global supply chain
- Brook Benton » It’s Just A Matter Of Time (The Ed Sullivan Show)
- In 2020 Amazon shipped more parcels in U.S. than FedEx
- Lou Donaldson » Blues Walk
- Clyde McPhatter » A Lover’s Question
- The Speedtest Global Index is now available for 43 countries
- A hacker is reported to have stolen the Government of Argentina’s ID database of the entire population. The IDs of 45 million Argentinians is now available for sale on the open market
- Facebook is planning to change it’s name, but it’s still aiming to be the same rancid “dystopian corporate dictatorship”
- French oil and gas giant Total has known about climate threat of burning fossil fuels since at least 1971