Why you need a personal laptop 

Buying your own device is worth the cost.

Source: Why you need a personal laptop – The Verge

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Ask a Boss My Job Offer Was Rescinded After I’d Given Notice

It sure does seem like your current manager said something that gave them pause.

Source: Ask a Boss My Job Offer Was Rescinded After I’d Given Notice

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Democrats strongly favor tuition-free college, GOP divided by age and education 

Among all U.S. adults, 63% favor making tuition at public colleges free, including 34% who strongly favor the proposal.

Source: Democrats strongly favor tuition-free college, GOP divided by age and education | Pew Research Center

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The rise of never-ending job interviews 

Some companies are asking candidates to attend multiple interviews. But too many rounds could be a red flag – and even drive candidates away.

Source: The rise of never-ending job interviews – BBC Worklife

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Lessons in the Decline of Democracy From the Ruined Roman Republic

Historian Edward Watts argues that violent rhetoric and disregard for political norms was the beginning of Rome’s end.

Source: Lessons in the Decline of Democracy From the Ruined Roman Republic

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Sunday Reading: Celebrating James Baldwin

From the magazine’s archive: a selection of pieces by and about Baldwin, on the occasion of what would have been his ninety-seventh birthday.

Source: Sunday Reading: Celebrating James Baldwin | The New Yorker

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The hidden world of cats: what our feline friends are doing when we’re not looking 

In Britain, most pet cats are free to roam, but where do they go and what do they get up to? We fitted six cats with GPS trackers and found out

Source: The hidden world of cats: what our feline friends are doing when we’re not looking | Cats | The Guardian

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21 Strange and Ingenious Uses for WD40

What can you do with a can of WD40? Lubricate M-16s, catch bigger fish, de-ice rod guides, clean turtles, repel pigeons, remove dog poo, make a flame-thrower, and much, much more.

Source: Pocket

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What Kind of Burnt Out Are You? (And Why It Matters)

Different types of burnout require different solutions.

Source: What Kind of Burnt Out Are You? (And Why It Matters)

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How Sun Ra Taught Us to Believe in the Impossible 

The visionary jazz artist sketched an “Astro-Black mythology” that aligned ancient Egyptian history with a future human exodus “beyond the stars.”

Source: How Sun Ra Taught Us to Believe in the Impossible | The New Yorker

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