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When my mom told me about her abortion

Tuesday, May 17, 2022

1 in 3 American women will have terminated a pregnancy by age 45. My mom wanted me to know she was one of them. On secrets, shame, and abortion. ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌

Skeptics aren’t welcome in the Land of Big Numbers™️ 🤔

Tuesday, May 10, 2022

Subscribers. Followers. Views. Valuations. Am I really supposed to believe any of 'em? ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌

🍄 Something's off with how we talk about psychedelics

Thursday, May 5, 2022

It doesn't have to be all microdosing, mental health, and big business. There's also room for a little bit of wild. ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌

A message to Elon Musk’s numbskull fanbois

Tuesday, April 26, 2022

On Twitter's Muskover, Netflix running ads, CNN-, and how nothing makes sense anymore. Also: Dems love losing, Christopher Hitchens, hippies vs. rednecks, Funny How launches, wokefishing, and more.

Under the bug 🐞

Tuesday, April 19, 2022

I've got Covid, my building's under construction, and I may be losing it. Also, vegan cacio e pepe, the RTO conundrum, passive income, the orangutan effect, and the reverse golden rule. ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌

Why is R&B Suddenly So 'Toxic'?

Wednesday, August 17, 2022

View on web New reader? Subscribe August 17, 2022 Music Features Have R&B's 'Toxic Kings' Taken it Too Far? The current generation of male R&B singers is increasingly open about so-

Robin S.'s 'Show Me Love' Is Back in the Spotlight - As Are Old Disputes Over Its Credits

Wednesday, August 17, 2022

View on web Subscribe The Daily Wednesday, August 17 Features,Music Robin S.'s 'Show Me Love' Is Back in the Spotlight - As Are Old Disputes Over Its Credits Pop's current sample- and

'She-Hulk' Wants to Be More 'Fleabag' Than 'Falcon.' Sometimes, It Works

Wednesday, August 17, 2022

View on web New reader? Subscribe August 17, 2022 TV & Movies,TV & Movies Reviews 'She-Hulk: Attorney at Law': The MCU Takes on the Sitcom This half-hour comedy starring Tatiana Maslany

You Can't Eat Prestige

Wednesday, August 17, 2022

Arts workers demand more and better ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌

Winamp Revival Includes Platforms for Musicians, Fans; Streaming Boost for Olivia Newton-John’s Songs; DAX Expands Deal with SoundCloud

Wednesday, August 17, 2022

View online Winamp's revival includes platforms for musicians and fans Winamp's revival includes platforms for musicians and fans Winamp isn't content to just offer an MP3 player — it's

Yumiko Morioka

Wednesday, August 17, 2022

Good morning. Today we're listening to Yumiko Morioka, a Japanese pianist and composer. Morioka studied piano at the San Francisco Conservatory of Music in the '70s, finding special inspiration

In Songwriting, Quality & Quantity Are Intertwined

Tuesday, August 16, 2022

Music Moves Our World ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌

Polio Is Making a Comeback. Thanks, Anti-Vaxxers!

Tuesday, August 16, 2022

View on web New reader? Subscribe August 16, 2022 Cultural Commentary,Culture Polio Is Making a Comeback. Thanks, Anti-Vaxxers! If it seems like infectious diseases are coming at us faster, spreading

America's divorce settlement: Who gets what?

Tuesday, August 16, 2022

Civil war? Nah. Let's just be like Gwyneth and do the "conscious uncoupling" thing. Here's my proposal for how America should split everything up. ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌

Olivia Newton-John Classic Hits, 'Grease' & 'Xanadu' Soundtracks Surge Following Legend's Passing

Tuesday, August 16, 2022

View on web Subscribe The Daily Tuesday, August 16 Chart Beat,Music Olivia Newton-John Classic Hits, 'Grease' & 'Xanadu' Soundtracks Surge Following Legend's Passing "