Darrin Blankenship

2018-08-27: Robert Reich: Don’t Just Impeach Trump—Annul His Presidency - Truthdig I’ve been thinking …

2018-08-03: talkingpointsmemo.com NRA In Financial Jeopardy, May Soon Be ‘Unable To Exist’ Remember when gun …

2018-08-03: thinkprogress.org Trump administration says it isn’t responsible for reuniting deported parents and …

2018-08-02: thinkprogress.org The ‘feel-good’ horror of late-stage capitalism Wounded Warriors gives me this …

2018-08-01: talkingpointsmemo.com Possibly Craziest Story Ever (New Innovations in Pol Revenge Porn). The best …

2018-07-28: Report: Fox’s Guilfoyle Pushed Out Over Abusive Behavior, Sexual Misconduct – Talking Points Memo. …

2018-07-25: That sinking feeling - Charlie’s Diary Bleak.

2018-07-17: thinkprogress.org GOP candidate for Arizona state Senate who killed his mother supports ‘good guys’ …

2018-07-10: Meet the Economist Behind the One Percent’s Stealth Takeover of America

2018-06-25: www.mcsweeneys.net One Small Blow Against Encroaching Totalitarianism: The Widening Gyre

2018-06-23: I love covers and this one is an instant favorite. Turn it way up. YouTube

2018-06-20: I think “ghoul” is an unnecessarily charitable description but, otherwise, yeah. Why won’t the …

2018-06-20: Once again: these are evil people bent on doing evil. thinkprogress.org Lewandowski says video of …

2018-06-19: Pure. Fucking. Evil. www.youtube.com/watch

2018-06-19: www.mcsweeneys.net I Believe Every Child is Precious, Except for the Ones We’re Locking Up in Cages …

2018-06-15: Trump: I Want ‘My People’ To ‘Sit Up At Attention’ Like The North Koreans Do – Talking Points Memo …

2018-06-14: American presidents, despite being the Commander in Chief, are civilians. They aren’t expected to …

2018-05-13: What lies beneath: the subterranean secrets of London’s super-rich - Money - The Guardian How …

2018-05-10: NYPD says ‘Skim Reaper’ device could curb ATM fraud Shut up and take my money.

2018-05-09: The Long Way Round: The Plane that Accidentally Circumnavigated the World This needs to be made into …

2018-05-07: www.mcsweeneys.net “I pick up my axe & fight like a farmer.”

2018-04-23: My daughter says it’s still too early to know if it’s a queen or a regular xenomorph.

2018-04-20: YouTube still has an ad problem That YouTube “still” has an ad problem is not shocking. That there …

2018-04-18: www.mcsweeneys.net The First Female President

2018-04-13: Adult nerd hood is being genuinely conflicted between a $700 vacuum cleaner and a $500 game console.

2018-04-13: Time For Love - YouTube

2018-04-13: “Is curing patients a sustainable business model?” Goldman Sachs analysts ask - Ars Technica Or, …

2018-04-11: I would like some more detail. Lujan: It’s been admitted by Facebook that you do collect data points on non-Facebook users. …

2018-04-10: Check right now if Cambridge Analytica used your Facebook data Yeah… except you have to log in to …

2018-04-09: I’ve been making up outrageous answers… for these questions for years because I was concerned that, under the modern surveillance state, it …

2018-04-09: Just fucking great. Four cents to deanonymize: Companies reverse hashed email addresses

2018-04-06: This happens to me all the time: see interesting looking embedded YouTube video on website in my …

2018-04-06: Wicked cool. Mysterious sunstones in medieval Viking texts could really have worked-Ars Technica

2018-04-06: My exit from Twitter will be long and conflicted but, ultimately, it will be because they still just …

2018-04-06: Micro.blog doesn’t like pipes in markdown links. Now I know this.

2018-04-06: This is the bottom line: Facebook simply can’t be trusted. Facebook’s disappearing message saga is …

2018-04-03: www.mcsweeneys.net Updated Sinclair Broadcast Group Anchor Script

2018-04-01: This keeps appearing at the very top of my YouTube queue. I’ve reported it a couple of times now and …

2018-03-30: thinkprogress.org Local TV forced to denounce ‘one-sided news’ by America’s largest media company …

2018-03-30: Andrew Yang Wants You To Vote For A $1,000-A-Month Basic Income In 202

2018-03-30: Cryptocurrencies are taking a beating these days but I think there still might be something there. …

2018-03-30: www.scottsantens.com Here’s what I said about automated vehicles and basic income at the …

2018-03-30: www.mcsweeneys.net The Kushner Family Passover Haggadah, 2018 Edition

2018-03-30: Opinion: Apple’s privacy-first approach has downsides but is really paying dividends now 9to5Mac …

2018-03-30: I wonder how many people who came to use RSS post Google Reader know tha RSS doesn’t require a …

2018-03-30: RSS is one of those underlying, often overlooked and misunderstood technologies that make the open …

2018-03-30: RSS Readers Are Due for a Comeback: Feedly, The Old Reader, Inoreader WIRED I’ve used RSS since …

2018-03-27: There’s a peculiar nexus of gregariousness and sociopathy necessary to succeed in today’s social …

2018-03-27: Of all the social crap I’m considering deleting, Twitter is the stickiest. It’s almost completely …

2018-03-27: All the tools for trying to tame my Twitter feed are all “PROMOTE YOUR BRAND!” and other SEO …

2018-03-27: Downside: discovered my ancient FB was only “disable” and not deleted after deleting the gmail …

2018-03-27: Deleted Instagram, Pinterest and a legacy gmail account that was so choked with spam and other …

2018-03-26: You know, having lived in Vegas, I can attest that it’s one of the most heavily surveilled cities in …

2018-03-25: Facebook scraped call, text message data for years from Android phones Ars Technica Yet again, I’m …

2018-03-22: Is it just me or does this basically say “Hey, we don’t track you unless we think we need to and …

2018-03-22: Why Are White Men Stockpiling Guns? - Scientific American Blog Network Now imagine the data we would …

2018-03-22: SpaceX launch last year punched huge, temporary hole in the ionosphere | Ars Technica Punched a hole …

2018-03-21: thinkprogress.org Before being fired by Sessions, Andrew McCabe reportedly authorized a criminal …

2018-03-21: A pair of shivs + yards of bondage ligature = one lovely sweater. Knitting is fucking metal as HELL.

2018-03-13: A startup is pitching a mind-uploading service that is “100 percent fatal” - MIT Technology Review …

2018-03-11: Tom Brokaw rips Trump for calling Chuck Todd a ‘son of a b—’: ‘Really …

2018-03-08: You know, it’s not like Kim Jong Un is playing three dimensional chess or anything. It’s that our …

2018-03-01: If you’re so smart, why aren’t you rich? Turns out it’s just chance. - MIT Technology Review Next …

2018-03-01: macOS 11 - Concept by Alvaro Pabesio on Behance I like it.

2018-03-01: Twitter asks for help fixing its toxicity problem It’s pretty simple: draft a clear, concise policy …

2018-02-26: Trump: ‘We’re Going To Have To Start Talking About Mental Institutions’ – Talking Points Memo Sure. …

2018-02-24: Collective Nouns for Humans in the Wild by Kathy Fish – .JellyfishReview.

2018-02-21: Congratulations for making national news, Jake the Asshole!

2018-02-20: Sitting down to the live action Full Metal Alchemist on Netflix. Can’t be any worse than The …

2018-02-20: Kurt Eichenwald: Let’s Repeal the Second Amendment | Vanity Fair

2018-02-20: talkingpointsmemo.com Trump Says He’s Asked DOJ To Create Regulations Banning Bump Stocks …

2018-02-20: www.mcsweeneys.net My Skills as a Psychiatrist are Definitely Just as Powerful as an AR-15

2018-02-19: Rednecks: A Short Fiction — THE BITTER SOUTHERNER

2018-02-18: Uh, that’s pretty dark, CARROT.

2018-02-15: The NRA Is a Terrorist Organization Yup.

2018-02-15: www.atlasobscura.com Meet the Artist Who Makes Creatures Out of Cutlery These are just lovely.

2018-02-14: “Hopes and prayers”: I’m not going to do anything useful for you but I don’t want anyone to think …

2018-02-14: Whee!