- Jury in Elizabeth Holmes Trial Seized on Two ‘Smoking Guns’ to Convict Theranos Founder, Juror Says (Wall Street Journal) The money quote is, “The jurors created a star system to judge the credibility of witnesses, Ms. Stefanek said, and rated Ms. Holmes as a 2 on a scale of 1 to 4, the lowest score of any witness,” unlike the “elites” that she conned, they were not eating her sh%$ sandwiches.
- Thank you, Ben Roethlisberger… for being a real jackass (SF Gate) This an epic take-down of a fine football player who is a truly horrible human being.
- Unusual Political Trading (Unusual Whales) We are talking about stock trades here. Congress trades on inside information.
- Get Wise to Get Smart (CrimeReads) A deep dive on the 1960s sitcom Get Smart
- Immunological dysfunction persists for 8 months following initial mild-to-moderate SARS-CoV-2 infection (Nature Immunology)Dense, but this means that disability persists for months after a Corona virus infection.
- Harken back to the late 1990s with this re-creation of the dialup Internet experience (Ars Technica) Someone went and used 1990s hardware (31.2K modem) and software (Netscape Navigator, remember that?) and the tones of a modem. Slow computing.