Tuesday News Links



Not Breaking, but Interesting News

26 August 2014

We need to get on this, guys: “People are less likely to express opinions and to be exposed to the other side, and that’s exposure we’d like to see in a democracy.”

If it’s bothering you that much, kindly ask your fellow passenger to return their seatback to the full, upright position, yourself, you passive-aggressive dork.

Ladies, it’s time to brush up on those negotiation skills. Remind me to buy a book on how to improve said skills later, OK?


BKImage Source: Sean Kilpatrick / The Canadian Press / The Associated press via The New Yorker 

Loss of tax revenue–on a grand scale like this–should interest all of us, but as Kermit the Frog might say, that’s none of my business…

I’mma need this, y’all.

What could go wrong with a robot army in space?