Talking about the Anthropocene seems to be a stupid thing, for various reasons. Intriguing article full of very large numbers.
Life imitating satire: hardliner Andre Poggenburg left the AfD to set up his own party. Seven months down the line, he tries to dissolve the new party, fails, and leaves (in German). Why don’t you watch, purely for the fun of it, a (now historical) video I made about the original split back in January?
If you are into Anglo-Irish relations, Brexit, and Science Fiction, this article is for you: Ossian’s Ride
Bonus track: random Marie Kondo tweet
Marie Kondo: "Does this item spark joy?"
Me: "No, it does not."
— Academeology (@academeology) August 5, 2019