Category Archives: Link farms

Open Thread And Link Farm: Skull on the Shelf Edition

The severed feet found on beaches near Seattle and Vancouver, explained – Vox “The 15th human foot in a decade washed up in Washington State. Don’t be alarmed.” Amazon Ring Teaming Up With Police in War on “Dirtbag Criminals” As … Continue reading

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Open Thread and Link Farm, Frozen Like My Cold Dead Heart Edition

Atheism and the Basis of Morality (pdf).The author argues that believing in an all-powerful, all-wide omnipresent, all-knowing God is incompatible with common morality, such as the idea that we shouldn’t permit a child to suffer terribly if we have a … Continue reading

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Open Thread and Link Farm, A Record 102 Edition

2020 election: this child tax credit expansion could slash poverty – Vox A $3000-per-child child allowance is being proposed by some Democrats. Trump’s reign of corruption will now face real opposition. Here are three things to watch. – The Washington … Continue reading

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Open Thread and Link Farm, That’s A Photo Not A Painting Edition

I Was a Warehouse Wage Slave – Mother Jones “My brief, backbreaking, rage-inducing, low-paying, dildo-packing time inside the online-shipping machine.” A very disturbing article; thanks to Grace for the link. For-Profit Firefighting Was Terrible for America. Climate Change Is Bringing … Continue reading

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Open Thread and Link Farm, Picture I Took Of My Cat Edition

“I’m not transphobic, but…”: A feminist case against the feminist case against trans inclusivity–Verso Jet Li says he rejected The Matrix because he didn’t want his kung fu moves digitally recorded | Abacus “They could own [my moves] as an … Continue reading

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Open Thread and Link Farm, Human Tower Edition

Who Decides When Pain is “Intolerable”? – Brute Reason “‘Not all pain is intolerable’ means acknowledging the fact that some pain is intolerable, and any way you slice it, you have people other than the patient determining if their pain … Continue reading

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Open Thread and Link Farm, Cartoon Physics Edition

Academic Grievance Studies and the Corruption of Scholarship – Areo This trio of writers wrote twenty deliberately bad hoax papers to submit to prestigious “grievance studies” journals, and were able to get seven papers published, or accepted for publication, before … Continue reading

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Open Thread and Link Farm, Trapped Inside This Rotting Building Edition

I Am Part of the Resistance Inside Nyarlathotep’s Death Cult – McSweeney’s Internet TendencyThanks to Grace for the link! Demanding an End to ‘Modern Day Slavery,’ Prisoners Launch Multi-Day Nationwide Strike | Portside Includes a list of the prisoners’ demands. … Continue reading

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Open Thread and Link Farm, Leap Of Little Faith Edition

Crossing the Line – The Nib – Medium A well-done short comic about Americans being racially profiled by the Border Patrol while returning to the USA. The Pros and Cons of Kink-Shaming | Noah Berlatsky on Patreon The problem with … Continue reading

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Open Thread and Link Farm, Fall Back Upon Preparedness Edition

CMV: Most fat people are better off not trying to become “normal” weight. Instead, we should pursue fat acceptance and other ways of improving our health. : changemyview I did a “Change My View.” Spoiler alert: My view wasn’t changed. … Continue reading

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