Thursdays are all about longform links on Abnormal Returns. You can check out last week’s linkfest including a look at the downside from the death of local newspapers.

Quote of the Day

"If the ‘metaverse’ means anything, it reflects that we have all grown up with this now, and we’re looking at ways to absorb it, internalise it and reflect it in our lives and in popular culture - to take ownership of it."

(Benedict Evans)

Chart of the Day

Americans are quitting their jobs at record numbers and it’s not just restaurants and retail.