💻 I didn’t know an outdoor drama was even a thing until Brandi B wrote about the longest-running one in the nation. This isn’t just a play on an outdoor stage — the very ground itself is the stage, including some features like a small pond. Read Going Home: The Outdoor Drama Tecumseh
💻 There’s a lot of negative press about TikTok, especially how this Chinese-backed app is killing Facebook. Cal Newport says that this is probably a good thing — and we should remember that all social-media products are temporary. Read TikTok’s Poison Pill
💻 There are different “rules” for living as you compare socioeconomic classes in the US. One distinctive “rule” about the middle and upper classes is that we like things quiet. Kevin Drum reflects that this might be an underlying reason people don’t want affordable housing in their neighborhoods — the people that move in don’t share the same values around quiet. Read What’s the right amount of noise?
📷 The cheap Chinese Diana camera was a lo-fi wonder in the 1960s when it was introduced. You can buy new ones today, but fupduckphoto tests an original. Read Lady Diana