Read — 2013/02/25

by shwolff

Today’s selection of articles includes (some from the weekend):

  1. A New Cold War, in Cyberspace, Tests U.S. Ties to China“, by David E. Sanger (NY Times).
  2. ‘Bloodless’ Lung Transplants Offer Hint at Surger’s Future“, by Kevin Sack (NY Times).
  3. Oscar Ballot” (NY Times). A list of the 2013 winners (and candidates).
  4. 2013 Oscars Red Carpet” (NY Times). N.B. The “Next >” and “< Prev" buttons are hidden along the right and left borders, respectively of the photos, halfway down.
  5. 2013: What *Should* We Be Worried About” ( Came here after reading an excerpt from David Gerlernter’s response — “Worry about Internet Drivel” — in the Wall Street Journal.

From the weekend (and before):

  1. Congress Set to Consider Tighter Rules on Firearms“, by Jennifer Steinhauer (NY Times).
  2. Don’t Call Him Mom, or an Imbecile“, by Hannah Seligson (NY Times). Reminds me of a Japanese TV series a former professor of mine had us watch, titled “At Home Dad“.
  3. The Extraordinary Science of Addictive Junk Food“, by Michael Moss (NY Times).
  4. The More the Merrier as Co-op Pursues Sustainability“, by Nancy Sarnoff (Houston Chronicle).