Andrey (azangru) wrote,

A Brit celebrity (that's how she introduces herself on Twitter; I haven’t heard of her before) expressed her concern over mass demonstrations in London:

Unless she repents and deletes her tweets, the threads offer an instructive illustration of the amount of hatred such sentiments will draw (example).

"Someone cancel this woman" is typical; but what caught my attention was this exchange about the decades. Someone is suggesting that a black person born (or having reached adulthood) in 1630s had better opportunities than a black person born in 2000s? Pinker would be very interested.

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    A beautiful cartoon on the front page of The Week:

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    This is just as bad as a brief exchange with a belligerent guest on a regular news show: Six minutes! Six minutes, during which Rand Paul is…

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    The war on repetitions:

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