2. “Take a 4-way stop intersection, and paint some lines approximately 3 car lengths away from the intersection on each lane approaching the intersection. Have people treat the intersection as a 4-way stop, but have people who stopped on or in front of the new lines go through the intersection at the same time as the person in front of them, unless someone in front of them makes a left turn.” Link here.
6. NYT obituary for Jean-Luc Godard, of course you should see all of his essential films.