This animated bar chart of total cases by state starts June 1st and ends Oct 2. As the days go on, the chart becomes dominated by Republican leaning states.
Wear A Mask: MTM Edition is a loving shot-for-shot remake of the opening credits of The Mary Tyler Moore Show, but for the age of COVID-19. Who can turn the world on with her smile? Hard to say when that smile is under a mask where it should be! Image: YouTube / Peter Martin READ THE REST
"I went through it now. They say I'm immune. I feel so powerful. I'll kiss the guys and the beautiful women. I'll just give you a big fat kiss." —Donald Trump, October 13, 2020 Folks, I regret to inform you that it was the bad kind of weird at Donald Trump's re-election rally tonight in… READ THE REST
Since the prestigious New England Journal of Medicine was founded in 1812, it has never endorsed a US presidential candidate. They didn't pick a candidate this election cycle either, but an essay by 34 of the magazine's editor is very clear that the current administration has got to go. The Trump administration, they wrote, has… READ THE REST
Scientists have found there's a danger just as impactful on your health as killers that everyone talks about like obesity or smoking. This one, though, is a lot more subtle. Researchers say that the threat posed by sitting for eight hours a day with little physical activity is just as harmful as some of the… READ THE REST
Your brain really is every bit the supercomputer that you think it is. Scientists found that over the course of your life, your modest human brain will hold up to 1 quadrillion pieces of information. You also have an average of 70,000 thoughts per day. Considering that, it's really no surprise that we can all… READ THE REST
Prime Day week is here, but before you start rifling through page after page of Amazon deals, you should know Amazon isn't the only fish in the sea. In fact, many companies are combating Amazon's Prime Day dominance with some fairly impressive sales of their own. That includes the Boing Boing Store and a full… READ THE REST