Happy Friday! It’s allegedly going to snow this weekend, and I’ve heard reports that range from 1 inch to 1 foot. Nothing like a little ambiguity! Since you might be holed up this weekend, the internet picks this week are little longer. More text and thought-pieces, less kittens in scarves. Enjoy!
Oscars So White? Or Oscars So Dumb? Discuss. : Oscars So White AND So Dumb.
17 Books to Read While You’re on Hamilton Stand-By : Everyone wants tickets to Hamilton, but they are sold out until June. JUNE. Since you’ve got time on your hands, here’s “a list for when you need to start retreatin’ and readin’ every treatise on the shelf.”
The Deep Space of Digital Reading: Why We Shouldn’t Worry About Leaving Print Behind : Format really doesn’t matter, people.
Cosplay Goes to the Supreme Court : “Yes, you read that right: the Supreme Court of the United States may get to decide the legal status of all those Jedi robes you’ve got squirreled away.”
The Problem With Journalism Is You Need An Audience : Yes…but no… but yes?
Rethinking College Admissions : “Just making people jump through hoops because we can — we don’t want to do that… we might as well be admitting these people on the basis of their height or the size of their neck.”