• What is it with boomers and telephones on night stands? “No I’d like to bury that in the backyard thanks”

  • Can’t deny Sixers fans had it tough for a while, but daymn this is getting obnoxious 🏀

  • The Trump Administration flunked its math homework 🤔 www.theatlantic.com/science/a…

  • TFW you’re doing a quiz and the answer just seems too obvious. You second guess yourself. YOU WERE RIGHT THE FIRST TIME.

  • We don’t deserve dogs www.wired.com/story/the…

  • Yawning chasm between the technocrats and politicians. From @CharisPalmer’s Energy newsletter energydaily.substack.com FE938DE8-DB34-48CC-8AE9-881110936A1B.jpg

  • Interesting - differences in how a mathematician’s eyes scan a piece of regular text and a mathematical one. From Mathematics Rebooted 📚

  • Am constantly amazed at how young Derrick Rose still is. He’s basically been through the ups and downs of an entire NBA career in less than half that time 🏀

  • ‘In African cities, the “gig economy” is the economy’ 🤔 qz.com/africa/14… 8AA4DFBB-5FFD-4599-9FD9-5E6771AFFF61.jpg

  • Am thoroughly offended that the first Aussie fast food in Sri Lanka is Oporto. 44D6534B-4E01-46C7-B893-EAED69A62AB1.jpg

  • Interesting article on Jordan Peterson www.thestar.com/amp/opini… 20EDB949-810B-4E19-822D-D254FF573D74.jpg

  • Woah the Nissan Leaf has regulatory approval to sell electricity back into the German grid. Imagine if every car is a battery that can be tapped. www.reuters.com/article/u… 36BE5A6B-1E59-4B20-8232-ADAFAC5082AD.jpg

  • I left Australia a month after one Prime Minister went down, and have been in Sri Lanka for ~ a month before another 🤔 2AF24723-C5D6-4291-ACB6-B86CD7B3F0A1.jpg

  • Good piece on identity politics www.theatlantic.com/ideas/arc…

  • Quick! Someone write about how curry is a superfood. www.atlasobscura.com/articles/…

  • Ridehailing services could be responsible for an uptick in road deaths 😬 040805C2-8456-46EA-B994-EF9FCA457129.jpg

  • How different would our institutions (courts, voting, parliaments etc.) be if we could go back and show previous generations how quirky, biased and riddled with memory and attention lapses we are… 📚

  • Been reading lots about statistics and maths recently, and it’s amazing how recently our world view changed. Only a few hundred years ago (and despite the tools to do so) future events (like life expectancy) were not only unknowable, but verboten to calculate

  • Something I just realised: even in Sri Lanka the score board isn’t large enough for many of the cricketers last names. 🏏 511F05CA-EDE1-4A86-AED3-350CD1FAB3BD.jpg

  • Let’s try this again! Sri Lanka vs. England in Colombo. They say 80% chance of rain but I don’t believe em. @Petewargent we’ll get ya this time 3B9FCF71-3848-456F-80C9-50DE1BED0EDA.jpg

  • Mathematicians are pretty strange tbh

  • “More than a third of adults in the United States patronize fast-food restaurants and pizza parlors on any given day. And the higher their income, the more likely they are to do so” www.nytimes.com/2018/10/2…

  • Utter childishness of #auspol politicians is stunning. This is the political version of stop hitting yourself. 7C128643-0ED0-45B7-8087-3863476E76B5.jpg

  • So when Chris Paul gets fined $500K 🏀, is that before or after tax 🤔

  • Something I’m noticing everywhere as an adult in Sri Lanka are the tautologies. The motto of one of my favourite restaurants, for instance, is “Time tested traditions”. Can you have a tradition that isn’t time tested? 🤔

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