Greek Games are returning to Barnard →
justsayjolie: EXCITED SCREAMING!!! Barnard + Archery = Insta Reblog
Sexism Mad Libs!
Here’s a fun game of fill-in-the-blanks: let’s see if we can figure out which industry this excerpt is talking about. The __________all drew on and combined these different repertoires, moving between accounts when it felt right to do so. Thus one moment they might assert that the reason for the lack of women at __________ was that no women applied; the next they would regretfully...
Measuring "Social Capital"
I was reading this article in New Scientist on online reputation management and I decided to see what showed up when I Googled myself. After the usual (LinkedIn profile, Twitter account, etc), Peer Index showed up. According to their “About Us” section, Peer Index is a site that “identifies, ranks, and scores” non-traditional sources of authority (who, according to them,...
Why you shouldn't vote for Anthony Weiner. (Or...
brianvan: It goes back to Robert Moses, when he built some unfortunate highways in this city that are nevertheless are as busy as any others in the world, to the point that if one of them closed we’d have a transportation nightmare in the region. They may have done bad things or have been designed less-than-ideally, but they were so clearly necessary in a way. He built some rather wonderful...