Angry Robot

Refugees Encounter a Foreign Word: Welcome

NYTimes piece on Canadian private refugee sponsorship. My mom is doing this too, with a group

A Dumpster Fire and a Garbage Person Sitting by a River

Elizabeth Warren Is Hillary Clinton’s Most Rational Choice for VP

The EU will treat Brexit Britain like Greece


John Tory is Lying About the Scarborough Subway

Really don’t understand why he didn’t use the cost increases as an easy out.

Bros Before Homes

re: the trolly Toronto Life article

BREXIT & Its Terrifying, Never-Discussed Consequences For Northern Ireland

Colby Cosh: Britain voted for Brexit because it wants to be Canada — and we hate the idea

Fintan O’Toole on Brexit: Is England ready for self-government?


<blockquote>        <p>The English are as entitled to their nationalism as anyone else. But nationalism, when it comes down to it, is about them and us. The Brexiters seem pretty clear about them: Brussels bureaucrats and immigrants. It’s just the us bit that they haven’t quite worked out yet. To be ready for self-government they might need to have given that a little more thought.</p>    </blockquote>

Road Safety Plan: how Toronto made Vision Zero bland

Donald Trump Starts Summer Push With Crippling Money Deficit

Corey Lewandowski fired from Trump campaign

Some good dirt in this article.

The Cottage Industry of Indie Game Soundtracks

“he told us he had sold 23,000 copies of the music from the game. In the indie world, that would be like signing Beach House.”

Is Donald Trump’s Endgame the Launch of Trump News?

So he doesn’t necessarily care if he loses.

A Twitter Bot Is Beating Trump Fans

Can Netflix Survive in the New World It Created?

Smash Mouth's Desperate, Endless Twitter Battle

Occupied Territory

New Yorker – “The Republican élite struggles over whether to resist Trump or capitulate.”

Yes, There Have Been Aliens

“Given what we now know about the number and orbital positions of the galaxy’s planets, the degree of pessimism required to doubt the existence, at some point in time, of an advanced extraterrestrial civilization borders on the irrational.”

More than 160 pedestrians killed by vehicles since 2011: ‘These are deaths we can prevent’

Movie written by algorithm turns out to be hilarious and intense

Math: An Illustrated Guide

Megan Amram

Inside the bitter last days of Bernie's revolution

Good inside baseball

Hillary Clinton leads Donald Trump in the all-important electoral college, polls suggest