Elsewhere for February 26, 2017

You should read this for 2/26/2017:

From Time: This Is the Real Reason Apple Is Fighting the FBI

Via The New Yorker: The Radical Argument of the New Oxford Shakespeare

Via Sciencenordic.com (hat tip to mirabilis.ca) New study reignites debate over Viking settlements in England

“Though some people may think the job involves more shushing than rallying, many librarians consider “making America read again” to be a radical political proposition.” “Librarians decide what gets preserved and how information is classified, which inherently affects how people find that information and who is likely to find.” In other words, Librarians are the best kind of Finding Aids.

Via SFWA: 2016 Nebula Award Nominees

Rumana Ahmed via The Atlantic: “I thought I should try to stay on the NSC staff during the [current] Administration, in order to give the new president and his aides a more nuanced view of Islam, and of America’s Muslim citizens.
I lasted eight days.”

Via Simply Recipes: How to Make Overnight Oatmeal

💩🔥💰Trumpery💩🔥💰

NPR: Trump Ethics Monitor: Has The President Kept His Promises?

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She plays o' the viol-de-gamboys, speaks three or four languages word for word without book, hath all the good gifts of nature, knows a hawk from a handsaw, and can see a church by daylight. The rest is subject to fancy.