Nelson Minar blogs at xml

Macsween's haggis

19 hours ago

nelson : Macsween's haggis - Restaurants in Edinburgh proudly display this brand name

Clay Shirky on opposing Trump

19 hours ago

nelson : Clay Shirky on opposing Trump - "we'e brought fact checkers to a culture war"

Blacks in SF

3 days ago

nelson : Blacks in SF - Humane story on the dwindling African-American population in San Francisco

141 outrageous Trump things

6 days ago

nelson : 141 outrageous Trump things - Vote for which makes him most unsuitable for running the country

Trump / Pence animated GIF

8 days ago

nelson : Trump / Pence animated GIF - NSFWish, childish, hilarious.

Facebook diversity comment

8 days ago

nelson : Facebook diversity comment - More details of disappointment

Pokemon Go implicit racism

9 days ago

nelson : Pokemon Go implicit racism - Striking example of inequality trickling down into videogames

WSJ on Null Island

11 days ago

nelson : WSJ on Null Island - Fun article with lots of friends

OpenGL and Macs

11 days ago

nelson : OpenGL and Macs - Interesting detail from Blizzard about how they support OpenGL on Macs and Windows

Trump tapping divisiveness

11 days ago

nelson : Trump tapping divisiveness - On the deep and ugly racism that underlies Trump's support

Contract buying houses

12 days ago

nelson : Contract buying houses - A history of racism in real estate

Bush Iraq lies

13 days ago

nelson : Bush Iraq lies - Keeping a clear view on the deliberate misleading of the country


14 days ago

nelson : What🖕3🖕Fucks - Hilarious, but offensive variant of the dumb What3Words addressing system

All houses redux

15 days ago

nelson : All houses redux - Slightly funny expansion on the reactionary attitude to "black lives matter"