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Re: Great Magazine Articles

Post by Revol @ Thu Jul 26, 2018 9:27 pm

Careless Whisperer wrote:https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/resources/idt-sh/the_secret_in_my_blood

Diagnosed with HIV aged 8...


Just came here to post that. Quite a story.
There's been some good stuff from the BBC recently. If you have the news app they're under "long reads" category.
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Re: Great Magazine Articles

Post by Turntable @ Fri Jul 27, 2018 8:30 am

Revol wrote:
Careless Whisperer wrote:https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/resources/idt-sh/the_secret_in_my_blood

Diagnosed with HIV aged 8...


Just came here to post that. Quite a story.
There's been some good stuff from the BBC recently. If you have the news app they're under "long reads" category.



Agreed. Tragic and excellent story. I would be raging if I were him
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Re: Great Magazine Articles

Post by minimoog @ Fri Jul 27, 2018 12:05 pm

Do we have a Quite Interesting thread? Dunno, so I'm putting this here.

An excellent article on how New York's grid street layout came about, and how it resulted in a tiny, spiteful quirk of land ownership...

https://medium.com/@chazhutton/how-manhattans-grid-created-the-pettiest-mosaic-ever-made-f0b2f3bda54c
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Re: Great Magazine Articles

Post by Dirk @ Fri Jul 27, 2018 2:11 pm

minimoog wrote:Do we have a Quite Interesting thread? Dunno, so I'm putting this here.

An excellent article on how New York's grid street layout came about, and how it resulted in a tiny, spiteful quirk of land ownership...

https://medium.com/@chazhutton/how-manhattans-grid-created-the-pettiest-mosaic-ever-made-f0b2f3bda54c

Exclelent- I like the fact that the peg is still in central park
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Re: Great Magazine Articles

Post by stuart @ Thu Aug 16, 2018 9:08 am

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Re: Great Magazine Articles

Post by Käsemeister @ Sat Sep 22, 2018 10:17 am

Too long: did read.
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