A Cryptic Addition to a Long-Standing Murder Mystery

What I am reading: Back in the fall of 2001, exactly one month after the 9/11 attacks, a lawyer in Seattle named Tom Wales was murdered as he worked alone at his home computer at…, A Cryptic Addition to a Long-Standing Murder Mystery, https://www.theatlantic.com/politics/archive/2018/02/a-cryptic-addition-to-a-long-standing-murder-mystery/553889/, http://www.instapaper.com/rss/238947/i35BSjISqVKnAGF4lqMOZltq2L0, Instapaper: Unread, ,

Info/Law » An American served >1 year in prison for conduct that is 100% legal in Europe. But it’s not drugs. It’s copyright. Here’s why it matters.

What I am reading: The Administration is receiving some unusual advice from the content industries as it undertakes to renegotiate the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA).…, Info/Law » An American served >1 year in prison for conduct that is 100% legal in Europe. But it’s not drugs. It’s copyright. Here’s why it matters., http://blogs.harvard.edu/infolaw/2018/02/13/an-american-served-1-year-in-prison-for-conduct-that-is-100-legal-in-europe-but-its-not-drugs-its-copyright-heres-why-it-matters/, http://www.instapaper.com/rss/238947/i35BSjISqVKnAGF4lqMOZltq2L0, Instapaper: Unread, ,

Judges Say Throw Out the Map. Lawmakers Say Throw Out the Judges.

What I am reading: The Pennsylvania Capitol building in Harrisburg, where Republican lawmakers have refused to completely accept a state court’s decision on gerrymandering. Matt…, Judges Say Throw Out the Map. Lawmakers Say Throw Out the Judges., https://www.nytimes.com/2018/02/14/us/pennsylvania-gerrymandering-courts.html, http://www.instapaper.com/rss/238947/i35BSjISqVKnAGF4lqMOZltq2L0, Instapaper: Unread, ,

The Pennsylvania GOP Is Going to Astounding Lengths to Defy the Courts and Keep on Gerrymandering

What I am reading: Pennsylvania Supreme Court: Justice Christine Donohue, Chief Justice Thomas G. Saylor, Justices Kevin M. Dougherty and Debra McCloskey Todd. Justices David…, The Pennsylvania GOP Is Going to Astounding Lengths to Defy the Courts and Keep on Gerrymandering, https://slate.com/news-and-politics/2018/02/the-pennsylvania-gop-is-going-to-astounding-lengths-to-keep-on-gerrymandering.html, http://www.instapaper.com/rss/238947/i35BSjISqVKnAGF4lqMOZltq2L0, Instapaper: Unread, ,

The White Darkness: A Journey Across Antarctica

What I am reading: Subscribe » A Reporter At Large February 12 & 19, 2018 The White Darkness A solitary journey across Antarctica. I. Mortal Danger T he man felt like a speck in…, The White Darkness: A Journey Across Antarctica, https://www.newyorker.com/magazine/2018/02/12/the-white-darkness, http://www.instapaper.com/rss/238947/i35BSjISqVKnAGF4lqMOZltq2L0, Instapaper: Unread, ,

Obama Portraits Blend Paint and Politics, and Fact and Fiction

What I am reading: Advertisement Art & Design WASHINGTON — With the unveiling here Monday at the National Portrait Gallery of the official presidential likenesses of Barack Obama…, Obama Portraits Blend Paint and Politics, and Fact and Fiction, https://www.nytimes.com/2018/02/12/arts/design/obama-portrait.html, http://www.instapaper.com/rss/238947/i35BSjISqVKnAGF4lqMOZltq2L0, Instapaper: Unread, ,

How the Snake Pours Its Way Across the Ground

What I am reading: A Burmese python. Scientists are studying the liquid-like form of movement in snakes known as “rectilinear locomotion.” Jason Henry for The New York Times…, How the Snake Pours Its Way Across the Ground, https://www.nytimes.com/2018/02/06/science/snake-locomotion.html, http://www.instapaper.com/rss/238947/i35BSjISqVKnAGF4lqMOZltq2L0, Instapaper: Unread, ,