Weekend Linkages: Covid Brain Edition

How to take care of your avocado trees

Polyrhythms played on two Igbo cowbells

LA City Council meeting now with more cowbell

Outrage: future generations will laugh in horror and derision at the folly of facadism

Weirdcore and the Eerie Atmospheres of Postmodernity

Rationalist Harry Potter and the Collapse of Crypto

Elon’s Biggest Boondoggle Why did the world’s richest man spend the past five years trying to sell cities a hole in the ground?

The Truth Was Out There: On the Legacy of Art Bell

Weekend Linkages: Time for a Change in LA

In leaked audio, LA City Councilmembers Nury Martinez, Gil Cedillo, and Kevin de León discuss redistricting, are extremely racist

Make a metric clock

William Shatner: My Trip to Space Filled Me With ‘Overwhelming Sadness’

Yet another gender reveal party disaster

Denver destroyed by cars

A fight over worms and moats

San Francisco’s crosstown trail

What the year 2000 was really like