Wednesday, January 11, 2017

President Obama’s Farewell Address

Friday, January 6, 2017

Found him (updated)

UPDATE: Office of the Director of National Intelligence Releases Declassified Report on Russian Interference in the 2016 US Electios - (PDF here)

Tuesday, January 3, 2017

Friday, December 23, 2016

Fox 17: Problem Solvers: New law halts Michican UI robo-fraud

A local TV station, Fox 17, and their Problem Solvers reporting, has done great work exposing a serious problem with a computerized unemployment claims processing system put in place by Rick Snyder, governor of Michigan. The Guardian has also been reporting on the issue.

Vox: A handy guide to New Year’s resolutions in the era of Trump

The general consensus on 2016 is that it was the calendar equivalent of the second Sex and the City movie: No one liked it, and no one knows why it happened.

For those who were disappointed in the election results, the past 12 months may have felt like half a liter of Drano was poured into our dejected souls, but the true test of our sanity will be in the first few days of 2017. Since there is no equivalent to an emergency contraception–type pill to get rid of the unwanted burden that is the memory of the past 365 days (although we did come up with a fake one in the video above), here are a few rules to make it through the next phase of this brave new world, in which a guy who once spelled “honor” like “boner” and briefly had a beef with the pope will be the leader of the free world.

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Thursday, December 15, 2016

A How-To Guide