Opinion | What Are Capitalists Thinking?

What I am reading: I’ve been fretting lately about the state of mind of America’s capitalists. All these socialists coming out of the woodwork must have them in quite a lather. So…, Opinion | What Are Capitalists Thinking?, https://www.nytimes.com/2018/08/05/opinion/what-are-capitalists-thinking.html, http://www.instapaper.com/rss/238947/i35BSjISqVKnAGF4lqMOZltq2L0, Instapaper: Unread, ,

The City of My Birth in India Is Becoming a Climate Casualty. It Didn’t Have to Be.

What I am reading: Kolkata’s wetlands provide a natural defense against flooding, but many are clogged or being built over. Credit Saumya Khandelwal for The New York Times By…, The City of My Birth in India Is Becoming a Climate Casualty. It Didn’t Have to Be., https://www.nytimes.com/2018/07/31/climate/the-city-of-my-birth-in-india-is-becoming-a-climate-casualty-it-didnt-have-to-be.html, http://www.instapaper.com/rss/238947/i35BSjISqVKnAGF4lqMOZltq2L0, Instapaper: Unread, ,

Understanding Cavitation: Tiny Destructive Underwater Implosions

What I am reading: Every time you drive a boat, turn on a pump, possibly even start your faucet, tiny and destructive underwater explosions occur. These explosions are…, Understanding Cavitation: Tiny Destructive Underwater Implosions, http://shortsleeveandtieclub.com/understanding-cavitation-tiny-destructive-underwater-implosions/, http://www.instapaper.com/rss/238947/i35BSjISqVKnAGF4lqMOZltq2L0, Instapaper: Unread, ,

The $3 Billion Plan to Turn Hoover Dam Into a Giant Battery

What I am reading: Hoover Dam was a public works project likened to the pyramids. Now, after channeling a river, what if it could tap the power of the sun and wind? Hoover Dam…, The $3 Billion Plan to Turn Hoover Dam Into a Giant Battery, https://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2018/07/24/business/energy-environment/hoover-dam-renewable-energy.html, http://www.instapaper.com/rss/238947/i35BSjISqVKnAGF4lqMOZltq2L0, Instapaper: Unread, ,

‘Lopping,’ ‘Tips’ and the ‘Z-List’: Bias Lawsuit Explores Harvard’s Admissions Secrets

What I am reading: He had perfect scores — on his SAT, on three SAT subject tests and on nine Advanced Placement exams — and was ranked first in his high school class of 592. An…, ‘Lopping,’ ‘Tips’ and the ‘Z-List’: Bias Lawsuit Explores Harvard’s Admissions Secrets, https://www.nytimes.com/2018/07/29/us/harvard-admissions-asian-americans.html, http://www.instapaper.com/rss/238947/i35BSjISqVKnAGF4lqMOZltq2L0, Instapaper: Unread, ,

cary grant just wanted his own home — 7/20/18

What I am reading: Today’s selection — from Conversations with Classic Film Stars by James Bawden and Ron Miller. In 1980, journalist James Bawden interviewed movie legend Cary…, cary grant just wanted his own home — 7/20/18, https://delanceyplace.com/view-archives.php?3639, http://www.instapaper.com/rss/238947/i35BSjISqVKnAGF4lqMOZltq2L0, Instapaper: Unread, ,

https://www.cadc.uscourts.gov/internet/opinions.nsf/533D47AF883C8194852582CD0052B8D4/%2524file/17-7035.pdf

What I am reading: , https://www.cadc.uscourts.gov/internet/opinions.nsf/533D47AF883C8194852582CD0052B8D4/%2524file/17-7035.pdf, https://www.cadc.uscourts.gov/internet/opinions.nsf/533D47AF883C8194852582CD0052B8D4/%2524file/17-7035.pdf, http://www.instapaper.com/rss/238947/i35BSjISqVKnAGF4lqMOZltq2L0, Instapaper: Unread, ,