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Startups Weekly: Chinese investors double down on African startups

In this week's newsletter: China's pivot to Africa, another big scooter funding and a new entry to the unicorn club. ...

This Tesla Cybertruck sculpted out of mashed potatoes is a mashterpiece

11.29.2019 · Posted in Technology Articles

When you're a kid you're told not to play with your food. But what if creating works of art with your food was actually a good lesson in creativity. As an adult, 30-year-old Greg Milano from Connecticut can play with his food all he wants. So on Than... ...

This Thanksgiving, don’t have a political argument, have a “structured organizing conversation”

Union organizers don't have arguments with workers, they have "structured organizing conversations" -- conversations in which the organizer asks someone to think about what change they want to see, what the obstacles to that change are, and then asks them to think about whether that change will come about unless they form a union.

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Stephen King has some golden Thanksgiving advice for avoiding political arguments

11.28.2019 · Posted in Technology Articles

It's almost an unwritten rule of Thanksgiving – or any family holiday event, for that matter – that at some point somebody is going to bring up the dreaded "P" word: Politics. At this point a previously jovial affair can make the swift ju... ...

Seth Meyers traces Trump’s made-up ‘war on Thanksgiving’ back to (duh) Fox News

11.28.2019 · Posted in Technology Articles

On Wednesday's episode of Late Night with Seth Meyers, the host put forward his theory on where Trump may have gotten the "completely nonsensical" idea that people want to rename Thanksgiving. Spoiler alert that isn't really be a spoiler alert be... ...

This Thanksgiving, be the green shirt guy you want to see in the world

11.27.2019 · Posted in Family Articles, Technology Articles

Yep, folks, it's that time again. Off we go to home and hearth, suiting up for battle with Crazy Fox News Uncle (or grandpa, dad, aunt, mom) and their armory of alternate facts. And it's all happening in the middle of the impeachment process! Lucky y... ...