Once in a blue moon (that’s actually not true, as the origin of the phrase has something to do with relative impossibility, but I digress), we find interesting or weird links and share them because the Internet is all about sharing and caring, amirite?
Disposable America: The Atlantic uses a straw to trace the history of modern capitalism.
Infectious Theory: Is Alzheimers caused by a microbe? After disappointing clinical trials last year, an old theory gets fresh attention.
Design Chat: The 15 best graphic design podcasts, via Creativebloq
Bunch of New Words in Dictionary: From biohacking and TL;DR to fintech and instagramming, all the 840 words just added to the dictionary.
Books You Can Skip: And what to read instead, according to GQ. I’m so glad Catcher in the Rye is on this list, as it’s the only book I was supposed to read in high school that I skipped. (Still wrote and aced the essay. Stupid book.)