Assorted links

by on December 16, 2010 at 10:32 am in Web/Tech | Permalink

1. Is poverty the main problem behind U.S. education?

2. NHS reforms to proceed in the UK.

3. Peter Chang pops up in Atlanta with a new restaurant, joint venture in Charlottesville.

4. The Facebook thief: will he be caught?

5. Ten best data visualization projects.

6. Kim-Jong Il, Looking at Things.

7. Hyper-sensitivity training, funny.

8. The new museum in Tasmania: "The 49-year-old Tasmanian, who made his money by developing complex gambling systems, describes himself as a “full-on secularist.” “MONA is my temple to secularism,” he adds, explaining that he is interested in “talking about what we are”–in other words, what makes humans human. “People fucking, people dying, the sorts of things that are the most fun to talk about.""

1 josh December 16, 2010 at 6:59 am

1. I don't really get out much. Does any serious person actually believe that?

2 Careless December 16, 2010 at 7:30 am

Define "serious person" josh. Person I'd take seriously? No. Person a number of people in power take seriously? Probably

3 Sean Brocklebank December 16, 2010 at 8:25 am

The NHS reforms link is about England, not the whole UK. Scotland, Wales, and Northern Ireland have local control of their national health systems.

4 To December 16, 2010 at 11:00 am

1. Let me link to this again….

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