Sunday, January 31, 2016

Link roundup

1. Wikipedia's List of common misconceptions.

2. Drone flies in crevasse.

3. "Trump, Sanders and the Revolt Against Decadence"

The state of the union isn’t all that one might hope, but it could clearly be a whole lot worse.

So what are Trumpistas and Bern-feelers rebelling against?

One answer might be that they’re fed up with exactly this — the politics of “it could be worse,” of stagnation and muddling through. They aren’t revolting against abject failure, or deep and swift decline. They’re rebelling against decadence.