How Nighttime Tablet and Phone Use Disturbs Sleep

What I am reading: Image Bedtime reading with a tablet or smartphone can interfere with a good night’s sleep, even when you use a chair pillow, some studies and many anecdotal reports suggest. Now researchers have…, How Nighttime Tablet and Phone Use Disturbs Sleep, https://www.nytimes.com/2018/05/23/well/mind/how-nighttime-tablet-and-phone-use-disturbs-sleep.html, http://www.instapaper.com/rss/238947/i35BSjISqVKnAGF4lqMOZltq2L0, Instapaper: Unread, ,

What America’s latest GDP figures reveal

What I am reading: STATISTICAL releases seldom propel presidents onto the White House lawn for press conferences. But on July 27th President Donald Trump was “thrilled” to…, What America’s latest GDP figures reveal, https://www.economist.com/united-states/2018/08/02/what-americas-latest-gdp-figures-reveal, http://www.instapaper.com/rss/238947/i35BSjISqVKnAGF4lqMOZltq2L0, Instapaper: Unread, ,

‘Silence Is Health’: How Totalitarianism Arrives

What I am reading: Horacio Villalobos/Corbis via Getty Images A woman trying to prevent the detention of a young man arrested by police at a protest rally against Argentina’s…, ‘Silence Is Health’: How Totalitarianism Arrives, https://www.nybooks.com/daily/2018/08/20/silence-is-health-how-totalitarianism-arrives/, http://www.instapaper.com/rss/238947/i35BSjISqVKnAGF4lqMOZltq2L0, Instapaper: Unread, ,

How To Get Kids To Do Chores: Does The Maya Method Work?

What I am reading: Rosy does dishes. Getting the 2-year-old involved in chores did lead to the kitchen being flooded and dishes being broken. But now she is still eager to help.…, How To Get Kids To Do Chores: Does The Maya Method Work?, https://www.npr.org/sections/goatsandsoda/2018/09/01/641266260/how-to-get-kids-to-do-chores-does-the-maya-method-work, http://www.instapaper.com/rss/238947/i35BSjISqVKnAGF4lqMOZltq2L0, Instapaper: Unread, ,

Which Is Better, Rewards or Punishments? Neither

What I am reading: “I feel a sense of dread as bedtime rolls around. Here we go again.” A dad said this in our family therapy office one day, describing his son’s pre-bed antics.…, Which Is Better, Rewards or Punishments? Neither, https://www.nytimes.com/2018/08/21/well/family/which-is-better-rewards-or-punishments-neither.html, http://www.instapaper.com/rss/238947/i35BSjISqVKnAGF4lqMOZltq2L0, Instapaper: Unread, ,

https://scholarship.law.tamu.edu/cgi/viewcontent.cgi?article=1080&context=journal-of-property-law

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High Strung

What I am reading: It’s the second round of the Australian Open, late in the first set, when the yips take hold. Ana Ivanovic, the graceful, powerful Serbian brunette once dubbed…, High Strung, https://www.theatlantic.com/magazine/archive/2010/09/high-strung/308175/, http://www.instapaper.com/rss/238947/i35BSjISqVKnAGF4lqMOZltq2L0, Instapaper: Unread, ,

This May Be the Most Polarizing Comedy Special of the Year

What I am reading: The safe move for Drew Michael , a well-regarded 33-year-old comic, would have been to make a typical debut television hour, stringing together his funniest…, This May Be the Most Polarizing Comedy Special of the Year, https://www.nytimes.com/2018/08/24/arts/television/drew-michael-comedy-special-hbo.html, http://www.instapaper.com/rss/238947/i35BSjISqVKnAGF4lqMOZltq2L0, Instapaper: Unread, ,

Why Manafort and Cohen Thought They’d Get Away With It — ProPublica

What I am reading: A Closer Look Examining the News This article was co-published with The New York Times. Oh, the audacity of dopes. The crimes of Paul Manafort and Michael Cohen…, Why Manafort and Cohen Thought They’d Get Away With It — ProPublica, https://www.propublica.org/article/why-manafort-and-cohen-thought-theyd-get-away-with-it, http://www.instapaper.com/rss/238947/i35BSjISqVKnAGF4lqMOZltq2L0, Instapaper: Unread, ,

The simple but ingenious system Taiwan uses to crowdsource its laws

What I am reading: It was late in 2015, and things were at an impasse. Some four years earlier, Taiwan’s finance ministry had decided to legalize online sales of alcohol. To help…, The simple but ingenious system Taiwan uses to crowdsource its laws, https://www.technologyreview.com/s/611816/the-simple-but-ingenious-system-taiwan-uses-to-crowdsource-its-laws/, http://www.instapaper.com/rss/238947/i35BSjISqVKnAGF4lqMOZltq2L0, Instapaper: Unread, ,