Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Miss Cellania's Links

Non-Italian Hand Gestures.

So, there's a man crawling through the desert. Get ready for the world's longest shaggy dog story. (via Metafilter)

Hackers are reportedly holding Disney’s new Pirates of the Caribbean movie for ransom. Disney has refused to pay up.

10 Terrible Cases of Mistaken Identity. Identity theft is bad, but a murder accusation is worse.

What Makes a Parent? A brutal custody battle between two women raises questions about who has a right to rear a child—and could redefine the legal meaning of family.

When TV Logos Were Physical Objects. They were a lot more interesting overall.

My Family’s Slave. For 56 years, Lola gave everything to the family that owned her.

The Myth of Flyer’s Rights. As a passenger, legally you don't have that many.

The romance of tuberculosis. Since it was unavoidable, it became fashionable in a melancholy way. 

Our Lady of Complicity. A delightfully scathing review of Ivanka Trump's book Women Who Work. (via Metafilter)

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