Developing the Amazon Rainforest is a bad idea even in economic terms.
Seven points about the Brazilian Presidential Election
Mike Dwyer asked us to explain the appeal of soccer. Here’s my attempt, using a goal the Netherlands’ Robin Van Persie scored today. First watch the video of the goal, then I’ll break it...
Burt Likko fills in for Will Truman for this week’s aggregation of dozens of links to themed web randomness!
Step right up for some fearless prognostication!
World Cup draws. Early predictions. Frustrations. England fans singing vulgar songs. Cheering. Zero-zero ties. It’s a beautiful game.
My friend Eric has a one-man ambient/drone/shoegaze act, thisquietarmy (I may have mentioned this before). He’s currently in Brazil, and recently toured Turkey. The other day he uploaded this video, World Protest, and dedicated it...