Recent Reading

“Sell Out,” a story by Simon Rich: Part One, Two, Three, Four. (New Yorker)

DuckTales invented a new animated wonderland — that quickly disappeared. (Onion AV Club)

The extraordinary science of addictive junk food. (NYT)

Your fat has a brain. Seriously. And it’s trying to kill you. (Outside Online)

Sunk: The Incredible Truth About the ‘Bounty,’ a Ship That Never Should Have Sailed (Outside Online)

The Professor, the Bikini Model and the Suitcase Full of Trouble. (NYT)

Meet the men who spy on women through their webcams. (Ars Technica)

Social work in the Tenderloin will kill something inside of you. (Vice Magazine)

Not your usual listening exercise: 6000 people’s perceptions of aid delivery (How Matters)

Photoshop is a city for everyone: how Adobe endlessly rebuilds its classic app. (The Verge)

How to Use Introversion for Career and Personal Success. (Lifehacker)

Pad Thai. (The Morning News)

Evgeny Morozov: ‘We are abandoning all the checks and balances.’ (Guardian)

Resenting Hipsters. (Jacobin Mag)

Why I left news. (Allyson Bird)

Why RSS still matters. (The Verge)