Notes: Seth Stephens-Davidowitz in Everybody Lies: Big Data, New Data, and What the Internet Can Tell Us About Who We Really Are shows how search data belies what we say in real life.  (The Atlantic)

Quote of the Day

"In the same way California is a national and global giant of solar—Texas is a giant of wind."

(Gregor Macdonald)

Chart of the Day

Coal production dropped, big time, in 2016.