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On Being Post-Factual

One of the first things you learn in marketing is that, in order to get buy-in from your audience, you need to trigger the correct emotions. 782 more words

While You Were Tweeting

I trust that you all had an enjoyable Thanksgiving weekend.  In many ways we have so much to be thankful for so it is always nice to take time out and to reflect on our good fortune — whatever form that may take. 1,846 more words

Free Flowing Traffic: Desirable or Ruinous?

By Dom Nozzi

August 25, 2017

Highway expansion ruinously continues in Boulder CO — largely through the on-going efforts to add new turn lanes at intersections in Boulder. 303 more words

Urban Design

Partisan Outrage

When Roy Moore, Alabama’s Republican nominee for the U.S. Senate, had a woman accuse him of trying to have sex with her when she was 14, she wasn’t alone. 492 more words

US not capable of handling a flu pandemic


influenza ward, US Naval Hospital, Mare Island, California, December 1918

Despite countless breakthroughs in medicine since the 1918 flu pandemic, one key advance continues to elude researchers.

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Culture

A world of black and white

Silver is my favorite color. It is the color of moonlight whispered upon water crests, the smell of tangy steel, the tintinnabulation of Christmas music and charity. 598 more words

Miscellany

The Partisan Town Council - An Unnecessary Instant Chasm

One man’s transparency is another man’s chasm.

North Carolina Senate Bill 94 (of session 2017) proposes to add transparency to municipal elections by requiring them to be conducted on a partisan basis (§ 163-279). 581 more words