PMMJ (cheetahmaster) wrote,

a fast five

* "The oft-cited study... found that women were less likely to receive aggressive treatment when diagnosed, and were more likely to have their pain characterized as 'emotional,' 'psychogenic' and therefore 'not real.'”
* Plutocracy now: how the rich are simply replacing political parties.
* The silent partner to climate change is media indifference.
* A hidden treasure of cave paintings found in Mexico.
* "Rap is fake, is the thing, but part of the mystique of rap is that you’re peeking in on another world that’s real to varying degrees. The verisimilitude of rap music blurs the line between real and fake."

Tags: news, quotes, science!, welcome to america

  • 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)

    "Among other appalling details, the report states that at least seven of the tortured detainees provided no intelligence at all. Many of those…

  • 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.