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Outrage of The Day: Organic Yogurt Edition

There are first-world problems, and then there’s this. The horror of having to choke down non-organic yogurt. (pic via NY Daily News / Heidi Moore) Chelsea restaurant apologizes for organic frozen yogurt shortage  – NY Daily News: “A store in Chelsea…

Wednesday Links …

Tiny Indiana Town Despises Oreo for Sending Them Lots of Tiny Cookies Marti Report Included: 1970 Ford Torino 429 SCJ Drag Pack I love white hots, how do you like your dogs? Love this iPad app: Hanx – Hitcents.com Coconut &…

Will on Inversions and Corporations

Some good stuff in this column. Definitely worth a read. In a stew over inversions – The Washington Post: “The U.S. system, unlike those of most major nations, taxes the profits that domestic corporations earn overseas, even though these profits…

Monday Links …

Marmot Interrupts Glacier National Park GoPro Time-Lapse in the Cutest Way Possible A Modern Country Retreat in Quebec – Design Milk Quotation of the Day… The Squarest Volvo Ever Is Also Totally Badass: Off-Roading The C303 Rarely Seen Godzilla Posters…

Two Amazing Nutella Stats

This stuff is amazingly good. The two stats? 25% and 70%. A frost in Turkey may drive up the price of your Nutella – Quartz: “The founder of the Ferrero candy company first put hazelnuts and cocoa together during World…

Politics As A Trailing Indicator

My daughter and I discuss this once in a while. We seem to be preoccupied with gaining political power to change minds. But that might have things in reverse. Politics are really a trailing indicator of culture. Stopping the Spread…

Monday Links …

This 1972 Land Rover 88 Series III = Perfect Adventuremobile Neil deGrasse Tyson Annihilates Anti-GMO Argument Inside Apple’s Internal Training Program – NYTimes.com Photographer Discovers an Old Leica and 20K Slides in Late Grandfather’s Belongings Long Island Weather Observer Sets…