Great pieces on taxes in America
and income distribution
. I don't think most people fully appreciate just how pressing of an issue this is, and to top it off I have heated debates with my conservative friends and parents about this contstantly. Stow your emotion, look at the data; the rich are getting richer and we're cutting their taxes.
is just, awesome. A cop in Austin, TX tasers a 72 year old lady.
Cell phones that charge
themselves off of ambient waves.
This is an interesting blog I found called War and Health
. They have some good links to data on there.
More from GOOD - one of my favorite words, laconic, is the 4th most looked up word
on the NY Times site. To look up a word just highlight it then click the question mark on any NY Times article.
Wired - a bet about horses
feet touching the ground sets off some technical inovation to the camera and Facebook allows users to grab URL's