December 31, 2021

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    Sortition – Wikipedia

    “Selection of political officials by random sample from a pool of candidates “Demarchy” redirects here. It is not to be confused with démarche . In governance ,…”

December 29, 2021

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December 21, 2021

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    King Sunny Adé: Juju Music

    “African music has been part of America’s cultural DNA since roughly 1619. But in 1982—the year Michael Jackson’s seismic “Wanna Be Startin’ Somethin’”…”

December 17, 2021

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    But Who Tells Them What To Sing?

    “Adrian Daub | Longreads | September 2021 | 21 minutes (5,894 words) When a new trailer for the Marvel film Black Widow dropped in April of this year — after the…”

December 16, 2021

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    America Is Not Ready For Omicron

    “America was not prepared for COVID-19 when it arrived . It was not prepared for last winter’s surge. It was not prepared for Delta’s arrival in the summer or…”

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    Under the Tuscan Sun

    ““We specifically chose this transparent floatie for Jeremy because I hoped that if we got the angle of the sunlight right, it would do this incandescent…”

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