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Sorry, but the president has breakup hair

In recent weeks and months, Donald Trump’s hair has gone from a shade of sparkling orange soda to a dull whitish-grey. There’s speculation that his hair colorist quit, but the shift may be more symbolic than that. Donald Trump is going through a pretty major breakup with the US at […]
Sorry, but the president has breakup hair
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There has never been a better time to quit Facebook

I quit Facebook in December 2019. I don’t miss it, and I know I’m better off without it. You probably are, too. Facebook refuses to police information on its own vast network, despite being the largest media company in the world. Recently, CEO Mark Zuckerberg defended Facebook’s decision to allow […]
There has never been a better time to quit Facebook
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Everyone has to accept that Tesla is worth $150 billion precisely because Elon Musk doesn’t behave like any other CEO in the business

Tesla CEO Elon Musk attacked coronavirus-pandemic shelter-in-place orders, demanding a restoration of “freedom.” Tesla’s factory in California has been shut down since March. The company managed an unexpected profit in the first quarter, but its ambitions for a 500,000-vehicle year are in doubt. Markets don’t care what Musk says – […]
Everyone has to accept that Tesla is worth $150 billion precisely because Elon Musk doesn’t behave like any other CEO in the business
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I cleared customs in 20 minutes after travelling internationally for a month and a half, and it made me deeply worried about America’s ability to contain the coronavirus

I reentered the US on Sunday, after travelling internationally in countries including South Korea, Thailand, and Australia for a month and a half. I got through US immigration and customs in 20 minutes, without any significant screening or information offered about the coronavirus outbreak. The lack of clear actions taken […]
I cleared customs in 20 minutes after travelling internationally for a month and a half, and it made me deeply worried about America’s ability to contain the coronavirus
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Electric scooter riders are often forced to choose between breaking the law and endangering themselves. Here’s how to change that.

Electric scooters have the potential to transform transportation, but they’re plagued with safety issues. Current laws meant to protect riders and pedestrians, like helmet laws and footpath regulations, are ineffective and only lead to more confusion. Training first-time riders, opening up footpaths, and creating clear and consistent laws could lead […]
Electric scooter riders are often forced to choose between breaking the law and endangering themselves. Here’s how to change that.