December 30, 2022

Above, Madness performs Our House. When I read that we are a country neatly (almost) exactly divided into two, I think of Doctor Dolittle's PushMe-PullYou.

The Pulse: Hating ourselves into Paralysis.

JobsAnger reports that thousands of police departments don't report hate crimes to the FBI. You don't say?

Crooked Timber presents a treatise on NIMBY- and YIMBY-ism

The Urbanist says it is more nuanced.

Bonus Track: Colossal reimagines the primordial soup.

Round-up by Tengrain who blogs at Mock, Paper, Scissors. You can follow Tengrain on the Twitters, and on the Fediverse too. Send tips, requests, and suggestions to (with For MBRU in the subject line).

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