Below is a list of recent articles, stories and tweets I've found interesting. Curated from Twitter, Instapaper, YouTube and RSS (using Feedbin + Reeder).


Dec 9th 2018 - @TerribleMaps
pic.twitter.com/gkTteu2Bc9

Dec 9th 2018 - @BoringEnormous
Sneak Level: over 9000. pic.twitter.com/yu7ShWx0Q4

Dec 9th 2018 - @42_Sandman
@MeredithFrost pic.twitter.com/PaZgWNOIpT

Dec 9th 2018 - nytimes.com
The Woman Who Outruns the Men, 200 Miles at a Time

Dec 9th 2018 - @amazingmap
An image of GPS tracking of multiple wolves in six different packs around Voyageurs National Park shows how much the wolf packs avoid each other's range. #Map #Maps #Amazingmaps #GPS #MapPorn Source: facebook.com/VoyageursWolfP… pic.twitter.com/Dn8RfPHqXA

Dec 9th 2018 - @swimswamnews
WATCH Regan Smith Go 1:51.24 In The 200 Fly To Break 15-16 NAG by 1.75 ow.ly/Lbry30mUOzC

Dec 9th 2018 - @CHC_1927
Happy 102nd Birthday to living legend and one of the greatest leading men of Hollywood's golden age Kirk Douglas! (December 9, 1916) pic.twitter.com/0K3EGMmNHP

Dec 8th 2018 - @swimswamnews
Regan Smith Crushes Mary T Meagher’s NAG in 200 Fly; Goes 1:51.24 swimswam.com/regan-smith-cr…

Dec 8th 2018 - @riptideswimming
Regan Smith breaks the GREAT Mary T Meagher's 1981 15-16 National Age Group Record (1:52.99) in the 200 Fly at #SpeedoJrChamps in Austin! That's the oldest standing record on the books! 37 years old from 1981! Regan touched in 1:51. 24! 🎊 Congratulations!

Dec 6th 2018 - @rachgutman
"Even the doctors who treated the 36-year-old man who produced the clot aren’t entirely sure how it could have emerged without breaking." I've been thinking about this marvel for three days straight, so thank goodness @haleysweiss wrote about it theatlantic.com/health/archive…

Dec 5th 2018 - @joekjoek
Step-by-step how to do the “official” dance for Tainted Love by Soft Cell pic.twitter.com/c0vPczStt2

Dec 4th 2018 - @apiecebyguy
The most intense fight I’ve ever seen pic.twitter.com/TCXXO98ijp

Dec 2nd 2018 - @bbjamin
So damn proud of my wife. 2:29:21, a new pr, 2nd at the USA Marathon Champs, 28 days after 11th at the NYC Marathon. For those keeping track that’s 4 top 3 finishes for her this year at US Champs! 1st 10k road, 2nd Marathon, 3rd 10,000 track, 3rd US XC! pic.twitter.com/Zu31uHT50x

Dec 1st 2018 - @stonecold2050
This may be the most brilliant cartoon of the year..... pic.twitter.com/n5ckic0Ucm

Dec 1st 2018 - @ron_fournier
Pronouns make (or break) a leader: “I think history will point out some of the things I did wrong and maybe even some of the things we did right.” — @GeorgeHWBush to @JennaBushHager He use “I” to shoulder the burden of mistakes and “we” to share credit for success.#Leadership

Nov 30th 2018 - allenpike.com
Leadership Mode Activate - Allen Pike

Nov 27th 2018 - @JoeNBC
Robert Mueller is a hero— a war hero who risked his life in a war you dodged. Then, like now, you are a terrified man. twitter.com/realDonaldTrum…

Nov 26th 2018 - @NASAInSight
Aaah...soaking up the Sun with my solar panels. 🌞 After a long flight, and thrilling #MarsLanding, it feels great to get a good stretch and recharge my batteries. (Like, literally.) It’s just what I’ll need to really start getting in tune with #Mars. go.nasa.gov/2DLfAuU pic.twitter.com/LpsiI0KNNz

Nov 23rd 2018 - @Steve_R_Walker
This is pretty damn impressive ... And probably untoppable. pic.twitter.com/pRI2bbUQM0

Nov 23rd 2018 - @pomeranian99
A pair of art students proclaim the NYC subway a work of art, and put up museum-style placards: nyti.ms/2DAyPY6 pic.twitter.com/KQAEiNsXWi

Nov 23rd 2018 - @USNavy
Fair winds and following seas, shipmate. We have the watch. twitter.com/NBCNews/status…

Nov 22nd 2018 - nytimes.com
The Digital Gap Between Rich and Poor Kids Is Not What We Expected

Nov 21st 2018 - kottke.org
The Moon Is Flipped Upside Down in the Southern Hemisphere - Jason Kottke

Nov 21st 2018 - thekidshouldseethis.com
The OptiBreaker egg-breaking machine - Rion Nakaya

Nov 21st 2018 - kottke.org
Dogs Catching Treats - Jason Kottke

Nov 21st 2018 - @HoarseWisperer
Sending warm thoughts to everyone who sits down tomorrow expecting this timeless classic only to be confronted with ginger-infused mandarin cranberry compote or some other madness. pic.twitter.com/HYnpgsCjrZ

Nov 18th 2018 - @greenhousenyt
Outrageous Gerrymandering in Wisconsin: Democrats received 1.31 million votes for the Wisconsin State Assembly (54%), while Republicans received 1.1 million votes for the Assembly (46%) YET Republicans won 63 Assembly seats while Democrats won just 36. isthmus.com/news/news/dems… pic.twitter.com/N5o5JTqh4a

Nov 17th 2018 - @wvjoe911
Unpacked our Nativity scene yesterday. Removed all the Jews, Arabs, and foreigners. Ended up with a jackass and a handful of sheep.

Nov 17th 2018 - @Jake_Hanrahan
This is what future civil wars in the West will look like. pic.twitter.com/IQJaSezB6Z

Nov 16th 2018 - dcrainmaker.com
Sports Technology Buyers Guide & Recommendations: Winter 2018-2019 - DC Rainmaker

Nov 15th 2018 - @alplicable
my gay ass when i try to vote multiple times in disguise pic.twitter.com/OVdCkl2Odh

Nov 12th 2018 - @jbarro
Twitter, ladies and gentlemen: pic.twitter.com/uGYITZCZWe

Nov 11th 2018 - @alaskancourtney
Wait for it... pic.twitter.com/va1uC5PagA

Nov 11th 2018 - @hampson_d
"This has got to be one of the most powerful photographs I have ever seen. Above is a battalion of the Cameron Highlanders in 1914, prior to being despatched to the front line; below is the same battalion upon their return in 1918 after the armistice. " Gerry Burns fb page. pic.twitter.com/1aL6ZdD4ug

Nov 11th 2018 - @TheAtlPhoto
The Fading Battlefields of World War I - 32 images from tortured European landscapes, where the sounds of gunfire that killed so many were silenced when the war ended, a century ago today. theatln.tc/mkvZjD2m #ArmisticeDay100 #WWIcentenary pic.twitter.com/tJSm5Q6i7J

Nov 10th 2018 - @MarkHarrisNYC
If you're tired of looking at a big red map even when Democrats win, this, from @nytimes, is what the new House of Representatives really looks like. pic.twitter.com/Y1d7PSClks

Nov 10th 2018 - rollingstone.com
Queen’s Tragic Rhapsody

Nov 8th 2018 - thekidshouldseethis.com
Fold ‘N Fly paper airplane instructions & video tutorials - Rion Nakaya

Nov 7th 2018 - kottke.org
The Former Chief of Disguise of the CIA Explains How Spies Use Disguises - Jason Kottke

Nov 6th 2018 - daringfireball.net
★ The 2018 Retina MacBook Air - John Gruber

Oct 31st 2018 - kottke.org
A Robot that Draws Algorithmically-Generated Portraits - Jason Kottke

Oct 30th 2018 - futilitycloset.com
A Dissent - Greg Ross

Oct 28th 2018 - nytimes.com
Who Says Allie Kieffer Isn’t Thin Enough to Run Marathons?

Oct 24th 2018 - flowingdata.com
Geography of voter turnout - Nathan Yau

Oct 16th 2018 - kottke.org
The Gerontocracy is Driving America into the Ditch - Jason Kottke

Oct 16th 2018 - vox.com
The rigging of American politics - Ezra Klein

Oct 7th 2018 - theatlantic.com
Why I’m Leaving the Republican Party

Oct 6th 2018 - washingtonpost.com
America’s tallest and shortest states - Christopher Ingraham

Oct 4th 2018 - kottke.org
The Alternative Limb Project

Oct 2nd 2018 - nytimes.com
Trump Engaged in Suspect Tax Schemes as He Reaped Riches From His Father

Sep 26th 2018 - youtube.com
Dear Young People: ‘Don’t Vote’ - John Gruber

Sep 24th 2018 - theverge.com
macOS Mojave review: dark mode and a preview of the Mac’s future - Jacob Kastrenakes

Sep 24th 2018 - thekidshouldseethis.com
The Self-Solving Rubik’s Cube - Rion Nakaya

Sep 24th 2018 - flowingdata.com
Timeline of Earth - Nathan Yau

Sep 23rd 2018 - golfdigest.com
Golf illustrations sustained Valentino Dixon while in prison for murder, a charge he was declared innocent of in court on Wednesday after 27 years in jail - Golf Digest

Sep 20th 2018 - kottke.org
Meet Feng E, an 11-Year-Old Taiwanese Ukelele Prodigy - Jason Kottke

Sep 18th 2018 - washingtonpost.com
American woman pedals 184 mph, smashing record held by men for more than 100 years - Christopher Ingraham

Sep 17th 2018 - theverge.com
Password Autofill in iOS 12 now works with 1Password, Dashlane, and LastPass - Nick Statt

Sep 14th 2018 - wired.com
How the Weather Channel Made an Immersive Hurricane Florence Storm Surge Animation - John Gruber

Sep 11th 2018 - wsj.com
The Cost of American Retreat

Sep 9th 2018 - youtube.com
Can You Repair A Carbon Fibre Bike? - Global Cycling Network

Aug 31st 2018 - washingtonpost.com
Shelled vs. unshelled pistachios: a cost-benefit analysis - Christopher Ingraham

Aug 30th 2018 - kottke.org
A full-scale Lego supercar that actually drives - Jason Kottke

Aug 29th 2018 - kottke.org
Close-up shark portraits - Jason Kottke

Aug 29th 2018 - futilitycloset.com
Self-Care - Greg Ross

Aug 27th 2018 - kottke.org
Biodegradable food containers inspired by egg shells & orange peels - Jason Kottke

Aug 24th 2018 - futilitycloset.com
A Wrong Turn - Greg Ross

Aug 24th 2018 - nytimes.com
Opinion | Make Your Daughter Practice Math. She’ll Thank You Later.

Aug 21st 2018 - nytimes.com
Coal Miner to Trump: “Coal Mining Isn’t Coming Back” - By LEAH VARJACQUES and JAPHET WEEKS

Aug 21st 2018 - futilitycloset.com
Better Late - Greg Ross

Aug 20th 2018 - kottke.org
What Homer Simpson would look like in real life - Jason Kottke

Aug 19th 2018 - futilitycloset.com
Self-Taught - Greg Ross

Aug 19th 2018 - social.techcrunch.com
Twitter company email addresses why it’s #BreakingMyTwitter

Aug 18th 2018 - futilitycloset.com
The Lovers of Valdaro - Greg Ross

Aug 17th 2018 - twitter.com
Jonathan Mann’s Song of the Day: ‘Jack Says Fuck You to Tweetbot’ - John Gruber

Jul 30th 2018 - theatlantic.com
It’s Tough Being a Right Whale These Days

Jul 28th 2018 - nationalgeographic.com
While We Sleep, Our Mind Goes on an Amazing Journey

Jul 26th 2018 - wsj.com
Cycling’s Best Performance Enhancer: Riding in the Peloton

Jul 21st 2018 - newyorker.com
A Theory of Trump Kompromat

Jul 11th 2018 - steveblank.com
Steve Blank The Innovation Stack: How to make innovation programs deliver more than coffee cups

Jul 8th 2018 - nytimes.com
Employee Uprisings Sweep Many Tech Companies. Not Twitter.

Jun 2nd 2018 - youtube.com
On presents Tim Don – The Man with the Halo | Official Documentary

May 30th 2018 - theatlantic.com
Trump’s Right-Hand Troll

May 28th 2018 - outsideonline.com
The Quest to Run a Sub-Four-Minute Mile at Age 40

May 19th 2018 - bloomberg.com
The Gambler Who Cracked the Horse-Racing Code

May 17th 2018 - atlasobscura.com
The Weird, Dangerous, Isolated Life of the Saturation Diver

May 15th 2018 - theatlantic.com
What Can Extreme Athletes Tell Us About Human Endurance?

Apr 23rd 2018 - theatlantic.com
Big In China: Machines That Scan Your Face

Apr 21st 2018 - vanityfair.com
“The Clock Is Ticking”: Inside the Worst U.S. Maritime Disaster in Decades

Apr 12th 2018 - nytimes.com
This Man Expects to Run a 2:50 in the Boston Marathon on Monday

Apr 10th 2018 - vox.com
Mark Zuckerberg on Facebook’s hardest year, and what comes next

Apr 9th 2018 - nytimes.com
Gun Culture Is My Culture. And I Fear for What It Has Become.

Mar 23rd 2018 - highline.huffingtonpost.com
The Lottery Hackers

Mar 15th 2018 - outsideonline.com
The Man Behind a Gear-Review Empire