Sad news about Keith Jarrett. He gave us more than a lifetime’s music already, but I’m greedy (and he could probably create new wonders with just one hand)!
This would only be a surprise to the people who need to read it but never will.
If I thought reason had a place at the table today, I’d say this tremendous visualization, running at high speed, should be everywhere: Covid Cases by State Partisanship
I won’t watch the debate, but before I inadvertently read anything about it, I predict: Pence will calmly & condescendingly tell lies and gaslight (aka business as usual) Kamala, who (as a black woman) has to walk a tightwire to not appear “emotional,” “shrill,” or combative.
Louise Glück wins the Nobel Prize for Literature! I’m flabbergasted (in a good way). Wow.
Bat -> Human -> Stephen Miller … I didn’t know a virus could jump from mammal to insect.