Via Interrete – “Our world is a bizarre and awesome place – but some things are just hard to believe! Here are 10 world geographical facts that you might find surprising or interesting“
Many scholars seek a solemn, serious life, like monks determined to eradicate frivolity. Hard Core Irony favored jokes, digressions, and sarcasm...
Sorry, ladies and lads, but your good looks aren't protected by the legal system: The Secret Lives Of Right Wing Professors
THE SCIENCE IS SETTLED: ‘Dilbert’ Creator Scott Adams to Bill Maher: Donald Trump Will Win Election In A Landslide
Peter Thiel (Co-founder, PayPal), Commencement Address at Hamilton College (May 22, 2016)
Peter Thiel may not have liked being a lawyer, but he’s willing to pay for them — as long as they’re suing Gawker. [Law and More]
Researcher Hacks Symantec's AV Via Email Gov Info Security
"Who Knew Ruth Bader Ginsburg's Son Is Revolutionizing World Music?" Ronald Litke of The Forward has this report.
CIA Interventions, Tariff Changes, and Trade During the Cold War: Bruno Ćorić tests the robustness of results of an American Economic Review article, using a different data set, and finds that increases in imports from the United States can be explained by changes in tariffs that are unrelated to CIA interventions.
Yesterday, Justice Don R. Willett delivered the commencement address at the Texas Tech University School of Law: You can view the video on YouTube at this link.