link sunday: bad science, basic income, don’t give money to cold-callers

Science is often flawed. It’s time we embraced that. – see also I Fooled Millions Into Thinking Chocolate Helps Weight Loss. Here’s How. and this XKCD comic. The moral: be very skeptical of articles you read that are based on one study!

What If Everybody Didn’t Have to Work to Get Paid? – yes, another article about basic income!

Charities Don’t Need To Break Laws To Waste Your Money – don’t give money to cold-callers, even if they’re from charities. Give online or by mail instead!

For Two Years, This Kanye West Game Has Been Hiding a Disturbing Secret – well, that’s….weird.

Mounting Evidence of Advantages for Children of Working Mothers

A Curious Property of 82000 – neat!

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