- Readability chrome Extension has become Mercury: https://chrome.google.com/webstore/detail/mercury-reader/oknpjjbmpnndlpmnhmekjpocelpnlfdi
- Lots of Workflowy clones!
- Blanche Gardin (French humorist, modern)
- Louis CK (US humorist, modern) via Blanche Gardin
- Lots of YouTube video, Really excellent !!
- "How the Self-Esteem Craze Took Over America" http://nymag.com/scienceofus/2017/05/self-esteem-grit-do-they-really-help.html (via Linda Rising)
- It is not what you are, but what you can be that is important.
- Funny, that even in France this "American confidence" is seen as a great driver of success.
- "The Complacent Class: The Self-Defeating Quest for the American Dream", by Tyler Cowen http://www.EconTalk.org/archives/2017/05/tyler_cowen_on_1.html
- This podcast is really great. I started listening to balance my natural "french leftism" with some US libertarian Republican(?) talks. But, America is very critic and open about lots of relevant topics. I cannot duplicate all their posts here, so: subscribe, it is worth listening.
- OGM, Genetically Engineered (GE), transgenic plants in the wild
- Let's hope it does not become too common ...
- "Mythologie" Roland Barthes (1950).
- I wanted to read it for years, but this month I saw it in a friend library and it was on a stand at our local public library ... signs.
- It is a must read. The way he deconstructs and analyses messages, communication is eye opening.
- but why did he has to use such a convoluted langage. He could have reach a much larger audience.
- As of today, nothing has changed.