Aaron Marco Arias

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Aaron Marco Arias

21 days ago

I misinterpreted this article as a piece of advice. Perhaps you will do too.

Neuroscientists say multitasking literally drains the energy reserves of your brain

qz.com

Aaron Marco Arias

26 days ago

An anguishing story about how technology can help us bear loss in its painfulness and absurdity.

Speak, Memory

theverge.com

Aaron Marco Arias

26 days ago

Wonderful profile of Lane Davis.
The fact that some of those involved in spreading this paranoid bullshit are unapologetically dismissive of it themselves shouldn't be enraging, being so obvious.

Alt-Right Troll To Father Killer: The Unraveling Of Lane Davis

buzzfeednews.com

Aaron Marco Arias

38 days ago

Snarky, sharp, bright, and so on... One of the best articles in this tone I've read in a while.

Maybe Just Don't Drink Coffee

eater.com

Aaron Marco Arias

39 days ago

“I Was Devastated”: Tim Berners-Lee, the Man Who Created the World Wide Web, Has Some Regrets

vanityfair.com

Aaron Marco Arias

77 days ago

Bitcoin’s energy use got studied, and you libertarian nerds look even worse than usual

grist.org

Aaron Marco Arias

77 days ago

What Google Learned From Its Quest to Build the Perfect Team

nytimes.com

Aaron Marco Arias

112 days ago

nearly half of the original drug’s consumers may have been crushing it to get high. As David Juurlink pointed out to me, it is a misnomer to call the reformulation an “abuse deterrent.” It can still be abused—and is, widely, by people who become addicted by swallowing the pills, just as the bottle instructs. But Purdue, facing a shrinking market and rising opprobrium, has not given up the search for new users. In August, 2015, over objections from critics, the company received F.D.A. approval to market OxyContin to children as young as eleven.

The Family That Built an Empire of Pain

newyorker.com

Aaron Marco Arias

129 days ago

"...Americans are raised to believe that individuals, even flawed ones, can indeed change the world, and sometimes should. Canadians, for all that we’ve managed to construct a society that Americans sometimes envy, lack this ethic. The resulting mind-set, disdainful of idealism and suspicious of ego, is one we are now, evidently, exporting..."

Only a Country Like Canada Could Produce a Guy Like Jordan Peterson

nytimes.com

Aaron Marco Arias

134 days ago

Fascinating!

This charming story by Virginia Woolf’s lover hid in a dollhouse for more than 90 years

vox.com

Aaron Marco Arias

144 days ago

A solid, comprehensive and worrying report, masterfully presented by The NYT.

Extensive Data Shows Punishing Reach of Racism for Black Boys

nytimes.com

Aaron Marco Arias

155 days ago

I've been reading Capote, writing about reading Capote, and reading about Capote. This is one of my favourite articles on him.

Capote’s Swan Dive

vanityfair.com

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