Monthly Archives: June 2013

Link: Here’s what happens to asylum-seekers who stay in airport limbo indefinitely

Pretty cool article that conjures up thoughts of The Terminal. It considers Edward Snowden hiding out at the Moscow airport and how it works. “Airport transit zones are weird places, as my colleague Max Fisher laid out in a post … Continue reading

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Coinjock, NC.

Coinjock sounds like something you might get hanging out NEAR an islandy town by a place called Waterlily. It turns out it IS an island town by a place called Waterlily. Mercifully, the origins of the town name do not … Continue reading

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Linguistic Map

Some of the questions asked in this survey feel cliche, but the graph is so vivid that it is still fun to scroll around. The results of the first question, “The pronunciation of “caramel” starts disregarding vowels once you go … Continue reading

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Everything you need to know about Texas.

Everything you need to know about Texas in this short easy to watch minute long clip from the movie Bernie. Bernie Movie – Map of Texas Somebodyisfromhere.com still can’t figure out how to embed clips. He’s had a blog for … Continue reading

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