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Live from Ukraine / Reclaiming higher education / Venezuela’s revolutionary choice / Plus: Anti-anti-Israel boycott-boycott, Pleasure of punishment and Mismeasuring humanity.
URL Labs’ Website Of The Week: http://darkpatterns.org A follow up to last week’s website, we go deeper here exploring the world of “Dark Patterns”, which the website describes as “a type of user interface that appears to have been carefully crafted to trick users into doing things, such as buying insurance with their purchase or signing up for Read more
Why the left lost the Democrats / How to resist surveillance / When teachers fight back / Plus: Green Mountain energy, class war classrooms and youth culture doomsday.
URL Labs’ Website Of The Week: http://justdelete.me According to the site, it is a directory of “direct links to delete your account from web services”, plus it ranks the ease of egress. It is also interesting in that it delves into the realm of “dark patterns”, which is about intentional manipulation via interface… but more Read more
Scott Walker Chris Christies himself / Obama’s middle man love affair / Lagunitas speaks! / Plus Palast vs evil and Dorchen vs G_d
URL Labs’ Website Of The Week: http://en.rocketnews24.com/ This site does…. And if you did, you’d know today is Japanese Cat Day, except it’s already over there in Japan.
Fracktown USA / Iran’s Invisible Nuclear Threat / DEA on Trial / Live from a Slave Revolt in 1805 / Plus: Post Net Neutrality and TedxMolestation
URL Labs’ Website Of The Week: http://sochi.fbk.info Check out this highly entertaining and informative interactive infographic tracking the corrupt cash sloshing in and out of the slushy Sochi Olympics. Thanks to our very own Dr. Bigs for this baby.
Existence as Fun / NATO 3 Trial Report / Live from actual Sochi / Inner City PTSD
Since this really is Hell, perhaps we should follow Sun Ra’s directions. URL Labs’ Website Of The Week: http://spacefoundation.org Website quote: “The Space Foundation is a global, nonprofit leader in space awareness activities, educational programs that bring space into the classroom and major industry events.”
The rise of the entrepreneurial state / The fall of pot prohibition / Ruin your Superbowl party / Plus: Voting in Hungary, Popping Bubbles in Iran and the Triumph of the Walt
URL Labs’ Website Of The Week: http://broadcastify.com From the site, “Broadcastify is the radio communications industry’s largest platform for streaming live audio for public safety, aircraft, rail, and marine related communications.”