Posts by: Dan Weiss
As long as we’re leaking stuff, wanna read the CIA’s file on the former leftist Prime Minister of Australia?
What is life but a museum of shit?
The unfinished buildings of Albania (are neat to look at).
Why can’t you unsee the reveal?...more
Here’s your horrifying thought for the day to start off the morning: Mass killings seem to have created a contagion that’s perpetuating itself.
Let’s change gears entirely and go inside the Met swimsuit collection.
Maybe you want to know about the Human Billboard?...more
But, like, can anyone ever REALLY know a great white shark?
From there to here: the first ever republican nominee was a rich mutineer.
Here’s your illustrated 19th Century Encyclopaedia of Tibet for the day.
Here’s your European swing-based installation art for the day....more
As if this year wasn’t awful enough, it’s going to be an extra second long.
Your facebook feed condensed: Pokemon go and race.
Psychologists want children to be bored in the summer. Psychologists are jerks....more
A year later still painfully relevant and important: police training is dangerously lacking in actual science.
Your guide to the various things we have up in space rn.
Vaguely related: Hayward’s seismic curb has been fixed and thus destroyed....more
You’ve probably already read this but if you haven’t take the time to read George Saunders adventures with Trump supporters.
On Elena Ferrante’s covers and the double standard of “women’s fiction”.
So much to learn from a Revolution Era toilet
Inside history’s deadliest fireworks disaster (happy 5th of July everybody)....more
The war that keeps on giving! Archaeologists are finding ancient ruins in Cold War spy photos.
Also from up above: picturing the urban legacy of apartheid.
Also we’re running out of sand (have a good and safe pride weekend everybody)....more
Actual good news from my home state: California will just fund it’s own gun violence research thank you very much.
Let’s talk about bug funerals....more
There is absolutely alien life under frozen oceans (hypothetically).
Sup with birds being smart tho?
The Golden State is one step closer to abolishing Daylight Savings and I don’t know how to feel....more