Pungent

  People make too big a deal out of smells, especially on account of how most of them are natural and if you want to deny or defy nature, well, that's your business. Here they are, their suspicious, knowing looks. In the end, he owns up. Well, he admits, it's pungent.

Fake News Is Not the Only Problem

With increased political polarization, amplified by homophily — our preference to connect to people like us — and algorithmic recommender systems, we’re effectively constructing our own realities. While admitting I've never heard of this word 'homophily' and don't know what it means, I think this article by Gilad Lotan makes cogent points about how technology has changed not just…Read more Fake News Is Not the Only Problem