the Hammock, One of Humanity’s Greatest Creations.
When Your Boss Is Also Your Boyfriend. This is not about love between co-workers, but about being paid for housework. (via Metafilter)
The Misguided Focus on 1619 as the Beginning of Slavery in the U.S. Damages Our Understanding of American History.
A Short Cultural History of Tie-Dye.
Inside the World of Investigators Who Know You’ve Faked Your Death. (via Digg)
Distorted US Map of Where Candidates Campaigned in 2016. If you aren't in a swing state, they won't even think of you.
A bewildering upbringing: Why Margo Perin was made to have a nose job at 13. (via Damn Interesting)
Sarajevo Roses. A reminder of the violence that birthed Bosnia and Herzegovina. (via Nag on the Lake)
A blast from the past (2008): The New Shapes of Garden Produce.