Extenuating Circumstances

is a weblog by Dan Hon

Bookmarks for November 7th from 09:35 to 15:24

This is an auto-posted collection of public links I’ve either posted to, or favourites from Twitter, my Instapaper bookmarks and my public links posted to Pinboard.in for November 7th from 09:35 to 15:24:

  • [toread] www.publicconsultinggroup.com
  • Twitter – Time to finally get started on my long-delayed manuscript for ROUNDEYE, a hardboiled noir novel wholly written from…
  • Untitled (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qhun8OzAmfg&feature=youtu.be) – "This talk is about what happens after shit happens." @joshmillard on keeping MetaFilter healthy in a dark timeline.
  • Twitter – And on the @atkinsglobal table 42 @buildingawards #buildingawards ???
  • Twitter – The government is going to deny poor people healthcare unless they perform labor or community service.
  • Twitter – now the white house press pool needs to start doing this when SHS won’t answer someone's question
  • Twitter – The candidate with millions more votes didn’t win, though. So it’s not really true to say that every vote matters:
  • Twitter – Tech community loves hard knock minority stories in TED talks; in funding rounds not so much
  • [toread] www.gov.uk
  • Twitter – RT @anamariecox: Imagine saying this after terrorist attack perpetrated by, say, a person of color or a Muslim.
  • Twitter – RT @desire_line: The service manual needs to be much more assertive on this. Also, there desperately needs to be shared examples of…

Bookmarks for November 6th through November 7th

This is an auto-posted collection of public links I’ve either posted to, or favourites from Twitter, my Instapaper bookmarks and my public links posted to Pinboard.in for November 6th from 20:48 to 08:59:

Bookmarks for November 6th from 14:23 to 20:06

This is an auto-posted collection of public links I’ve either posted to, or favourites from Twitter, my Instapaper bookmarks and my public links posted to Pinboard.in for November 6th from 14:23 to 20:06:

  • Well-Adjusted Batman – Be Yourself – “Well-Adjusted Batman” by @hondanhon
  • Twitter – @slavin_fpo @jamesbridle @hondanhon wholeheartedly agree. we keep finding new iterations but the alarms were raised…
  • Twitter – Yup. Laws aren't devised to stop crime, they exist to define crimes that can be stopped.
  • Twitter – @absurdistwords let's be very real: histories of domestic violence are a much better indicator, but that makes men…
  • Twitter – 'Salem's Lot, the entire Harry Potter series, Pet Sematary.

    Uh oh.

  • Twitter – @jamesbridle @hondanhon What they are moved to do, or not do, will not be determined by govt or the market. So: wha…
  • Twitter – RT @KHayhoe: This is no joke. All we have left to monitor Arctic sea ice, the most sensitive part of our climate system, are 3 o…

Bookmarks for November 6th from 05:49 to 13:22

This is an auto-posted collection of public links I’ve either posted to, or favourites from Twitter, my Instapaper bookmarks and my public links posted to Pinboard.in for November 6th from 05:49 to 13:22:

  • Twitter – I know I've been going on about this, but Boris Johnson has to fix this then immediately resign.
  • Twitter – My disagreement with this is that Congress's failure to exercise proper oversight and sanction on Trump has been so…
  • Twitter – *just* caught @hondanhon’s project using torch-rnn to generate a bunch of extremely british sounding placenames ???…
  • [toread] medium.com – It’s quite possible that none of these shirts ever physically existed, were ever purchased or worn, and thus that no harm was don
  • Twitter – @hondanhon @naomialderman @CulturesCast Yesterday I got ‘you’re usually further along than this!’ and I was all ‘fu…

Bookmarks for November 6th from 01:48 to 05:22

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Bookmarks for November 5th through November 6th

This is an auto-posted collection of public links I’ve either posted to, or favourites from Twitter, my Instapaper bookmarks and my public links posted to Pinboard.in for November 5th from 23:56 to 01:45:

Bookmarks for November 5th from 20:14 to 21:38

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Bookmarks for November 5th from 16:23 to 17:57

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Bookmarks for November 5th from 07:30 to 12:44

This is an auto-posted collection of public links I’ve either posted to, or favourites from Twitter, my Instapaper bookmarks and my public links posted to Pinboard.in for November 5th from 07:30 to 12:44:

  • [toread] www.febrezehome.com
  • Twitter – Never going to be able to look at these animals the same ever again. ?
  • Twitter – Fuck off, Tim
  • Twitter – Does pledging allegiance to a sworn enemy of the United States make you a traitor? How about singing the Confederat…
  • Twitter – Let’s work to get to this version of America.
  • Twitter – It may be that the very family relationships the Trump administration used to insulate itself end up leaving it mos…
  • Twitter – Nazis and bots still here. Photos tagged #bisexual blocked from search. Cool story, @twitter.
  • Twitter – It also made a whole bunch of people want to read @DanielNMiller’s Anaheim investigation.
  • Is Disney paying its share in Anaheim? The money battle outside the Happiest Place on Earth – Los Angeles Times – It also made a whole bunch of people want to read @DanielNMiller’s Anaheim investigation.
  • Twitter – But wait – aren't all Jonathan Franzen's novels a succession of the tiniest subjective micro-narratives? ?
  • Twitter – I accept!! Tell me where the secret room is where you are writing the bill and I WILL BE THERE!
  • Twitter – @robdelaney
  • Twitter – fuck this guy
  • Twitter – Pee tape clock just ticked to two minutes to midnight
  • Twitter – LVT = wealth tax

    Everyone on the left needs to support LVT right now

Bookmarks for November 4th through November 5th

This is an auto-posted collection of public links I’ve either posted to, or favourites from Twitter, my Instapaper bookmarks and my public links posted to Pinboard.in for November 4th from 23:08 to 07:17: