Favorite Rejects 2022-01-05
Notice from a Shanghai stand-up comedy club: "due to regulatory requirement, English stand-up shows will be paused from Jan 3rd onwards"
1) this fucking rips! 2) we cannot allow New York to pass SB 50 before California; calling on Governor Newsom to take decisive action to prevent a TOD gap between California & New York
Ben Wetzler @bd_wetz
Fascinating thread on the cutting edge of political organizing
To win tough races in politics you can’t just follow your your passions, you also have to meet the voters where they are. A🧵on an innovative and scaled tactic that helped us win the Senate: https://t.co/udiLC55SX4
Aaron Strauss @aaron_strauss
Twenty-three percent of African-Americans own cryptocurrency, compared to 11% of white Americans and 17% of Hispanics. Excellent reporting by
A really excellent overview of the explosion in exciting new philanthropic science funding experiments that have launched in the last year or two. Now it's time for the NIH + NSF to get on board. endpts.com/inside-the-mul…
Michigan's legislative contortions to entrench car dealer protectonism capture perfectly just how outdated and contrived these laws are bloomberg.com/opinion/articl… via $TSLA $F $RIVN $GM
"'superstar cities' have been a defining technological advancement. ...Remote work could change that."
The Biden administration is good. https://t.co/5AjaZA1NIq
"The President couldn't be clearer--schools in this country should remain open." --Jeff Zients at @WHCOVIDResponse briefing today. Reminds us that teachers were prioritize for vaccinations, before most adults. There are vaccines for 5-year olds +. And $130B given to schools.
Leana Wen, M.D. @DrLeanaWen
At Slow Boring of course we target an audience of working-class monolingual speakers of the Galician language but there is room on the internet for many business models.