Favorites June 23rd 2022
I had not considered this analogy previously.
"[whispering to date while watching Steely Dan when Steely Dan first appears onstage]
That’s Steely Dan." -@F6x
The article argues that California's legalization of Lot Splits will have the same effect, it just takes a few years to get going.
Some good news that's gonna be overshadowed by the Supreme Court opinion.
The court opinion impacts a significant portion of all Americans, is unusually incoherent, and there's been actual research indicating it will lead to higher levels of violent crime. American confidence in the Supreme Court has fallen to 25%, although I'm sure some of that is people who don't think they're right-wing enough.
Mark Joseph Stern @mjs_DCThomas overrules the "two-step approach" used by many courts of appeals when assessing gun control laws, instead placing an incredibly heavy burden on the government to prove that every regulation of firearms "is part of the historical tradition." https://t.co/QtXnGlobBG https://t.co/6AqlCjtFiJ
• Short thread about eco-fascism summarizing a longer article, about bad places where malthusian limits-to-growth politics end up leading.