Saturday Linkages: Corona Borealis

‘Focus on right now’: how to mentally prepare for more Covid-19 uncertainty

I Just Flew. It Was Worse Than I Thought It Would Be.

Georgia’s Experiment in Human Sacrifice

Musso & Frank Martini lesson

Fruit Trenches: Cultivating Subtropical Plants in Freezing Temperatures

Meet the Coronavirus Profiteers

Mike Davis: Reopening the Economy Will Send Us to Hell

Travel From New York City Seeded Wave of U.S. Outbreaks

Bianca about a very, very wide dress

I Cut My Hair With a Vacuum Cleaner

Introducing Coverage Critic: Time to Kill the $80 Mobile Phone Bill Forever

This caused me physical harm

Saturday Linkages: Wall of Cats

Albrecht Dürer’s Little Owl (Kleine Eule) from 1508.

In the Wake of Systemic Collapse, Only We Can Save Ourselves

Should you be buying that online right now?

‘Heads we win, tails you lose’: how America’s rich have turned pandemic into profit

California Lessons from the 1918 Pandemic

And the award for best pandemic mask goes to . . .

The Man Who Built a 40-Foot Spite Fence Around His Neighbor’s Home

The Committee to Save the Rich

The A to Z of African dance

Your new exercise routine

A virtual Aubrey Beardsley show

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Saturday Tweets: The Chapel Perilous

Two self portraits by Edvard Munch–one during and one after suffering from the Spanish Flu.

Make a simple sifter coffee roaster

“Black Swan” author Nassim Taleb on warnings over systemic risks from global pandemics

Museums reveal their creepiest objects in Twitter battle

It Came From the ’70s: The Story of Your Grandma’s Weird Couch

The Bread Influencers

Flock of sheep visit empty McDonald’s restaurant during lockdown

Super-rich jet off to disaster bunkers amid coronavirus outbreak

Coronavirus Is the Crisis of Conspiracy Theorists’ Wildest Dreams

QAnon-ers’ Magic Cure for Coronavirus: Just Drink Bleach!

The Secret History of Marxist Alien Hunters

Cardboard Space Igloo for Cats