Interesting stuff


  1. Every Covid commercial is the same (OMG!)
  2. Good advice for coping with quarantine… 
  3. The Dutch government seems to be confused over the purpose of — and decision rule for exit from — lockdown
  4. The technology of tracking you via your phone
  5. The Coronavirus reveals: The US is a failed state
  6. How will colleges cope with C19? 
  7. “Amsterdam’s old centre had been largely abandoned to mass tourism and the sex industry until coronavirus hit, and is now an oasis of peace and quiet.”


  1. Want change? Pay attention to the hierarchy of leverage points
  2. Why sharp knives cut better
  3. When the world was innocent: Setting international standards

H/Ts to JS and VZ


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Author: David Zetland

I'm a political-economist from California who now lives in Amsterdam.

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