Exclusive: Inmates to strike in Alabama, declare prison is “running a slave empire” (Josh Eidelson)- Read all about why Alabama prisoners are going on strike.
Words Don’t Burn, but Bodies Do (aiofeschatology)- Beautiful essay on slurs.
The complex issue of looking like a fake when I get up and walk (latent existence)- Really important piece on everyday disablism.
50 Shades of Grey or Contemporary Christian Music Lyrics? A Quiz (Homeschoolers Anonymous)- A surprisingly challenging quiz. I got 4.
Reviewing through the Time Machine: Remembering Margaret Cavendish (Rhube)- Margaret Cavendish invented science fiction. Let’s remember her.
The Woman Who (Maybe) Struck out Babe Ruth and Lou Gehrig (Tony Horwitz)- An interesting bit of mostly forgotten sport history.
White Britain, Now Will You Listen? (Sam Ambreen)- Sam ponders racism in the UK.
How Does the Sunday Sport Get Away with Its Bullshit? (Gavin Haynes)- Enlightening interview with a lawyer explaining how perfectly legal the patently made-up tosh in the Sunday Sport is. Note: skip the beginning, it’s full of Vice hipster classism, and just get down to the interview.
And finally, some behind the scenes footage from the Bohemian Rhapsody video.