Archive for March, 2020

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Medical Expert Who Corrects Trump Is Now a Target of the Far Right - The New York Times

Dr. Anthony Fauci, the administration’s most outspoken advocate of emergency virus measures, faces a torrent of false claims that he is mobilizing to undermine the president.

https://www.nytimes.com/2020/03/28/technology/coronavirus-fauci-trump-conspiracy-target.html

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Strike a pose! My night at a vogue ball with Malcolm McLaren | Music | The Guardian

In 1988 vogueing was still underground – but the Sex Pistols impresario was ahead of the curve. Our writer remembers a New York evening that would transform pop culture

https://www.theguardian.com/music/2020/mar/24/vogueing-malcolm-mclaren-willi-ninja

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Corporate Socialism: The Government is Bailing Out Investors & Managers Not You

The U.S. government is enacting measures to save the airlines, Boeing, and similarly affected corporations. While we clearly insist that these companies must be saved, there may be ethical…

https://medium.com/incerto/corporate-socialism-the-government-is-bailing-out-investors-managers-not-you-3b31a67bff4a

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Coronavirus: What this crisis reveals about US - and its president - BBC News

Nations, like individuals, reveal themselves at times of crisis. So what does this global catastrophe tell us?

https://www.bbc.com/news/world-us-canada-52012049

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Cowboy Museum Puts Their Head Of Security In Charge Of Their Twitter, And His Tweets Are Hilariously Wholesome | Bored Panda

Americans have found their new icon. Since the National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum in Oklahoma put Tim Send, their head of security, in charge of their

https://www.boredpanda.com/national-cowboy-museum-head-of-security-twitter/

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Real estate for the apocalypse: my journey into a survival bunker | News | The Guardian

The long read: Doomsday luxury accommodation is a booming business, offering customers a chance to sit out global pandemics and nuclear wars in comfort – as long as they have the money to pay for it

https://www.theguardian.com/news/2020/mar/17/real-estate-for-the-apocalypse-my-journey-into-a-survival-bunker

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Chagrin Falls, Ohio Community - Shopping, Dining & Entertainment

This website is an informational resource for the dining, shopping and entertainment options available in the Chagrin Falls, Ohio area.

https://chagrin-falls-ohio.com/

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Random Acts of Kindness | Kindness Resources

A collection of resources to help us stay busy, calm & kind during the pandemic.

https://www.randomactsofkindness.org/

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'Remarkably talented': the epic photography of Kenny Rogers | Art and design | The Guardian

Looming mountains, ghostly presidents, trees that stand like gods … the country star was a trained photographer – and his brooding images caught the sinister side of America

https://www.theguardian.com/artanddesign/2020/mar/23/remarkably-talented-the-epic-photography-of-kenny-rogers

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How to choose your brand color palette - MOO Blog

There are so many things to consider when choosing your brand’s color palette. Our beginners guide makes it easy to get started.

https://www.moo.com/blog/business-tips/how-to-choose-a-brand-color-palette

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How to Talk to Your Kids About Coronavirus |… | PBS KIDS for Parents

With coronavirus being a concern for grown ups, kids might also be worrying. Here's how to talk about COVID-19 with your young children, plus ways to practice…

https://www.pbs.org/parents/thrive/how-to-talk-to-your-kids-about-coronavirus

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Catherine Hamlin: Grief in Ethiopia as trailblazing Australian doctor dies - BBC News

Australian Catherine Hamlin helped women treated like "modern-day lepers" after giving birth.

https://www.bbc.com/news/world-australia-51965688

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White House Takes New Line After Dire Report on Death Toll - The New York Times

Federal guidelines warned against gatherings of more than 10 people as a London report predicted high fatalities in the U.S. without dramatic action.

https://www.nytimes.com/2020/03/16/us/coronavirus-fatality-rate-white-house.html

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United hides cheapest flights from passengers affected by Coronavirus

We here at Carry book a lot of travel. While most airlines have graciously offered change fee waivers in light of the coronavirus pandemic, our team couldn’t help but notice United Airlines taking part in some blatantly obvious anti-consumer behavior. We’ve discovered that new flight changes that qualify for a change fee waiver are marked up at twice the price of market rates.

https://bookwithcarry.com/blog/united-cheap-flights-coronavirus

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Herb Goldsmith, the Man Behind the Members Only Jacket, Dies at 92 - The New York Times

An aggressive marketer, he used celebrities to promote his brand. Frank Sinatra, Johnny Carson and two presidents wore his jackets.

https://www.nytimes.com/2020/03/14/fashion/herbert-goldsmith-dead.html

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Human Interface: a Guide to Backpack Harness Innovation I CARRYOLOGY

Backpacks have existed for centuries but have evolved over the years to carry more efficiently. Delve into backpack innovation with designer Jayson Yagi...

https://www.carryology.com/liking/industry/human-interface-a-guide-to-backpack-harness-innovation/

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What We Can Learn From the 20th Century’s Deadliest Pandemic - WSJ

In 1918, the Spanish flu killed more than 50 million people around the world. The lessons of that outbreak could save countless lives in the fight against the coronavirus.

https://www.wsj.com/articles/what-we-can-learn-from-the-20th-centurys-deadliest-pandemic-11583510468

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MonoLisa - A font family designed for software developers. Font follows function.

A font family designed for software developers. Font follows function.

https://monolisa.dev/

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Missouri man breaks coronavirus self-quarantine to attend father-daughter dance. Now, the school is canceling classes - News - The Columbus Dispatch - Columbus, OH

A Missouri man ignored health officials' directions to self-quarantine when he and his daughter attended a school dance after his other daughter tested positive for coronavirus.Villa Duchesne and Oak Hill School wrote on Facebook that classes were canceled Monday and the school was weighing its next decision after the father-daughter dance Saturday night. In a separate post, the school canceled classes for the remainder of the week."Our campus will be given a hospital-grade cleaning,"

https://www.dispatch.com/zz/news/20200310/missouri-man-breaks-coronavirus-self-quarantine-to-attend-father-daughter-dance-now-school-is-canceling-classes

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Trump’s Coronavirus Press Event Was Even Worse Than It Looked | WIRED

His remarks at the CDC on Friday were misguided, misleading, and show how misinformation could hamper Covid-19 containment efforts.

https://www.wired.com/story/trumps-coronavirus-press-event-was-even-worse-than-it-looked/

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Exploring the Architecture of Gentrification - The Texas Observer

The rules and systems that have produced gentrification aesthetics—financial ones as well as political ones—create a kind of socioeconomic standardization.

https://www.texasobserver.org/gentrification-architecture/

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This Small Company Is Turning Utah Into a Surveillance Panopticon - VICE

Banjo is applying artificial intelligence to government-owned surveillance and traffic cameras across the entire state of Utah to tell police about "anomalies."

https://www.vice.com/en_us/article/k7exem/banjo-ai-company-utah-surveillance-panopticon

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Market Correction Time — Strong Towns

A retrenchment in the stock market will be devastating to our cities. It’s also inevitable and, in some ways, necessary.

https://www.strongtowns.org/journal/2020/3/2/market-correction-time

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Prosecutors drop charges against man wounded by Chicago police during struggle at Red Line station - Chicago Tribune

Cook County prosecutors on Sunday dropped criminal charges against the man wounded by Chicago police during a struggle with two officers at a CTA Red Line station on Friday.

https://www.chicagotribune.com/news/breaking/ct-red-line-shooting-charges-dropped-20200301-d2equk3fnzd6nnqo3dgtjf6avu-story.html?outputType=amp

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Urban Dinosaurs: It's Time These 8 Things Went Extinct In Our Cities — Strong Towns

We asked our members about urban design features that ought to go the way of the dinosaur, because of how they make our cities less walkable, productive and resilient. Here are some that we could decide today to never build again.

https://www.strongtowns.org/journal/2020/2/21/urban-dinosaurs-its-time-these-8-things-went-extinct-in-our-cities