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How Hip-Hop Transformed New York (N. George, NY Times)

"The idea that something was “the joint,” meaning something was exciting or pleasing, had been street slang for several summers ..." Όλα τα λεφτά το τσόκαρο της Ντέμπυ στο βίντεοκλιπ του "Rapture" συνέχεια..

What’s Wrong With Cruelty to Robots? (Bloom & Harris / NYT)

Westworld returns. "For the first time in our history... we run the risk of building machines that only monsters would use as they please." συνέχεια..

The New Greek Oligarchy (Alexander Clapp, The American Interest)

Για την Ιβανάπτυξη στην Συμβασιλεύουσα. Ας δω και την μΠαοκάρα πιόνι στη μεγάλη ιμπεριαλιστική σκακιέρα του Τσαμπιολήνγκα, κι άλλο τίποτα. via συνέχεια..

John Perry Barlow, Internet Pioneer, 1947-2018 (EFF)

"I knew it’s also true that a good way to invent the future is to predict it. So I predicted Utopia, hoping to give Liberty a running start before the laws of Moore and Metcalfe delivered up what Ed συνέχεια..

The Only McLaren F1 Technician in North America

Κι αν χτύπα ξύλο χρειαστείτε γερανό χριστουγεννιάτικα, πείτε ότι είστε συγχωριανοί του Παναή του Τσούρη.. συνέχεια..

Glowing Auras and ‘Black Money’: The Pentagon’s Mysterious U.F.O. Program (NY Times)

"Most of the money went to an aerospace research company run by a billionaire entrepreneur and longtime friend of Mr. Reid’s, Robert Bigelow" (Ήταν πολλά τα λεφτά, Χάρρυ;) συνέχεια..

Pondering Voyagers’ Interstellar Journeys, and Our Own (L. M. Krauss, NYTimes)

"Tuesday is the 40th anniversary of the launch of Voyager 1... [carrying] a much-heralded snapshot in time. The famous and romantic Golden Record, developed by Carl Sagan and his colleagues" συνέχεια..

Spies Like Us: A Conversation With John le Carré and Ben Macintyre (NYT)

"They exist somewhere in that foggy, deniable hinterland. It’s called maskirovka — little masquerade — where you create so much confusion and uncertainty and mystery that no one knows what the truth συνέχεια..

The Nihilism of Julian Assange (Sue Halpern, NYRB)

"[Ambivalence] is the emotion Assange often stirs up in those who support the WikiLeaks mission but are disturbed by its chief missionary." Αναδρομή με αφορμή την ταινία "Risk" της Laura Poitras. συνέχεια..

The strange case of a Nazi who became an Israeli hitman

Σύντομα στους κινηματογράφους;

Highlight: "There was just something irresistible about the newcomers. A sense of sexual intimacy between the two couples was in the air." συνέχεια..