PMMJ (cheetahmaster) wrote,

Watergate, the NYT archives, and Mao

* "What happened to Mao Zedong's communist revolution which was supposed to improve the lot of the rural poor?"
* Good read: talking with the late oral historian Studs Terkel.
* Forty years later, Woodward and Bernstein note Watergate was worse than they thought.
* Right about those voting machines...
* Gallery: Greece at the edge of economic collapse.
* Follow-up: no, neutrinos can't go faster than the speed of light.
* Descending into 'the morgue,' the archives for the New York Times. (Courtesy asimplelife.)
* A flowchart of the connections in Stephen King's novels.

Tags: easy sell, news, science!

  • on the end of Serial season one

    "But the real pull of the show wasn't the promise of solving the mystery, it was seeing just how thick and convoluted the mystery became. Listening…

  • today's top read

    "I don't know what to do with good white people."

  • (no subject)

    Zen Pencils takes on "Ozymandis."

  • Post a new comment


    default userpic

    Your IP address will be recorded 

    When you submit the form an invisible reCAPTCHA check will be performed.
    You must follow the Privacy Policy and Google Terms of use.
  • 1 comment