Beautiful work by Claude Cloutier
March Madness is apparently vasectomy season. CNN notes an uptick in men scheduling their procedures to align with prime couch time, and fans wearing their favorite team’s duds to appointments. As one patient told his doctor ‘I have to have this during March Madness, you have to talk to my wife about it. Tell her what my limitations are and that I need to be on the couch.’
Become successful artisan/artist/musician.
Sell out show(s).
Create, enjoy, relax.
Naked, Covered in Ram’s Blood, Drinking a Coke, and Feeling Pretty Good by Andrew Solomon
One man’s journey to Senegal to investigate a tribal cure for depression.
Having Kids Turns You Into A Complete Fag by Gavin McInnes
Funny, yet touching.
American Aqueduct: The Great California Water Saga by Alexis C. Madrigal
A $25 billion plan, a small town, and a half-century of wrangling over the most important resource in the biggest state
A 5-second test to see if you’re good at lying… apparently introverts are not.
What’s happening in our bodies when we feel car sick.
Lesson by Rose Eveleth, animation by Tom Gran.
Death Dust by Dana Goodyear
The valley-fever menace. Dust storms in the West stir up microscopic spores of the toxic soil-dwelling fungus Coccidioides immitis. The Centers for Disease Control reports a tenfold increase in infections, some of them fatal.
The cold hard facts of freezing to death