Eclectic Spacewalk — December 2018

Here is a sampling of the best content I consumed this past month. Enjoy scratching your brain’s curiosity itch! Also published on my website:

NicholasRMcCay
Jan 7 · 56 min read

  • Books
  • Audio books
  • Top 15 Articles/Essays
  • Podcasts
  • TED Talks
  • Videos
  • Lectures/Debates
  • Documentaries
  • “For the Road”
  • “Best of the Rest” Articles/Essay



Top 15 Articles/Essays

by Angus Hervey

by Tim Wu

“Best of the Rest” Articles/Essays at the bottom of the post:

A.I., Amazon, America, Art, Blockchain, Books, California Wildfires, China, Climate Change, Corporations, Cryptocurrency, Economics, Education, Elections, Energy, Environment, Facebook, Food, Health, Healthcare, History, Humans are incredible, Humans are incredible pieces of shit, Immigration, the Internetz, Journalism, Julian Assange, Law Enforcement, Lobbying should be illegal, best of Medium, Military & Murder Affairs Department, Music, Philosophy, Politics, Prisons, Psychology, Racism, Science, Sociology, Space, Sports, Tech Dystopia, Tech Utopia, Wisconsin is in the trenches of Democracy right now, Women are awesome, Work, World


Podcast

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RQ1RAd2A-rs
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NAalq9lrjQA
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GEw0ePZUMHA
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Igc_1TPfK9Y
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WjYYdMNUXF8


Videos —

2018 in Review

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EYIr1M3e7IQ
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KGlv9Lw4QSM&t=40s&index=311&list=WL
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lL1NbPhO7uo&t=0s&index=317&list=WL
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=S75AhZknKkE
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rCo_YgQoXls
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uQl-r3pqnnQ
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UMYEL5o57Xs
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tytnWp5I0HE&t=0s&index=325&list=WL
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=r_K2SmZNc3E&t=5s&index=316&list=WL

Not 2018 in review

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_RocWimgd_o&t=0s&index=322&list=WL
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_dVFknALySA
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=byc9Fs5HBdQ
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZKwUGqQ5dpE
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7rDs-LaKEF4&t=0s&index=313&list=WL
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=M7CkdB5z9PY&t=0s&index=320&list=WL
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LMmA2pu2gdY
ehttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_-sTbaH-aA0
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nJiDSbbfk8U
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xsqjbJ6hamc&t=0s&index=314&list=WL
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sM2KFgivhsA&t=0s&index=323&list=WL
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5BXtgq0Nhsc&t=0s&index=321&list=WL
https://www.washingtonpost.com/video/local/addicted-and-left-behind-the-opioid-epidemic-killing-african-americans/2018/12/17/69979a96-8369-4677-bd1e-c2aa8268c6d5_video.html
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=c0pS3Zx7Fc8&t=5s&index=319&list=WL
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ULnEoqPl-3c&t=0s&index=326&list=WL
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lD4xh6_AASE&t=0s&index=318&list=WL




“Best of the Rest” Articles/Essay —

A.I.

Amazon

America

Blockchain

by Andrew Leonard

Books

China

Climate Change

Corporations

Courts

Data

by Jared M. Spool

Drugs

Ecology/Environment

https://twitter.com/RyanMKellogg/status/1078337553378566144

Economics

by Fast Company

Education

Elections

Facebook

by Jeff Jarvis

Film

Google

Government

Health

Healthcare

History

https://twitter.com/SarahTaber_bww/status/1075981910856425472?s=03
https://twitter.com/ruthhhopkins/status/1078753632487653377

Housing

Humans are incredible

Humans are incredible pieces of shit

the Internetz

Immigration

https://twitter.com/LavenderNRed/status/1073719040286302208?s=03

Journalism

https://twitter.com/SeamusHughes/status/1069744354984644610?s=03

Law Enforcement

Lobbying is legalized bribery

Media

best of Medium

by Scott Galloway

by Joe Toscano⚡️

by Futures Team

by Niklas Göke

by Jesse Weaver

by Douglas Rushkoff

by Caitlin Johnstone

Military

Mueller Probe

Neuroscience

Philosophy

Politics

Prisons

Privacy

Psychology

https://twitter.com/robkhenderson/status/1073941549938032641/photo/1

Racism

Science

https://twitter.com/JohnHolbein1/status/1074091992836009984/photo/1

Sociology

Space

Sports

Surveillance State

Tech Dystopia

Tech Utopia

USA Imperialism Foreign Policy

Women

Work

https://twitter.com/ErikLoomis/status/1078703176658927619/photo/1

World

Writing


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