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Posted on February 16, 2017

Elon Musk Is Really Boring ~The billionaire visionary is digging in on a tunnel project to skirt gridlock, but there’s a hole in his Trump-era business bet. | Bloomberg

Should your DNA determine what’s for dinner? | University of Toronto

The Next Big Blue-Collar Job is Coding | Wired

The Anatomy of Charisma ~What makes a person magnetic and why we should be wary. | Nautilus

Trump Campaign Aides Had Repeated Contacts With Russian Intelligence | The New York Times

America’s spies anonymously took down Michael Flynn. That is deeply worrying. | The Week

The Art of (Gluten-Free) Living, According to Joe Beef ~What happened when Fred Morin got diagnosed with celiac disease | Lucky Peach

America’s Television Graveyards | Motherboard

The Age of Rudeness ~As the social contract frays, what does it mean to be polite? | NY Times

From the Archives: A profile of Stuart McLean | Ottawa Citizen

I’m a gay New Yorker — and I’m coming out as a conservative | New York Post

An Eminent Psychiatrist Demurs on Trump’s Mental State | The New York Times

The Tiny Yellow Box That Could Save Millions | Digg

Question Your Answers. ~Since 1857, The Atlantic has been challenging established answers with tough questions. Here, Michael K. Williams wrestles with one of his own: Is he being typecast? | The Atlantic

The Met digitizes its immense art collection so you can fill it with weird dog-people | A.V. Club

The Next Pseudoscience Health Craze Is All About Genetics | Gizmodo

Doubts grow that GOP can repeal Obamacare ~Probably only Donald Trump can whip the party’s warring factions in line, but so far he’s sent vague and conflicting messages. | Politico

Who Is Guy Fieri? | Munchies

Economic Schizophrenia Trumps Ideology in This White House | National Review

Second Language ~A new Yes Yes No, plus Sruthi meets her first fully-functional cyborg. And, an interview with Norm Kelly. | Reply All



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