Thursdays are now all about longform links on Abnormal Returns. You can check out last week’s linkfest including a look at why we need to study philosophy now more than ever.

Quote of the Day

"If any year ever feels like the worst, it’s mostly because our brains have a tendency to judge the present more harshly. Unfettered media consumption skews our perception, and it becomes easy to slide into unhealthy patterns of belief."

(Rebecca Renner)