Portfolio

Further selections are available via my (more often updated) Contently portfolio  and Forbes site. 

Forbes Online:

After NYC Suicides, Drivers Urge Lawmakers To End Uber’s Exploitative Ways

Video Is Erasing People, From Prison To Porn, As Wall Street Profits

CEO Raises Hit 3-Year High, Led By Charter, Whose Workers Have Been Striking For 5 Months 

Scammers Used My Article And Montel’s Name To Hock ‘CBD’ For Months; Now It’s Lawsuit Time (called “scorching” by the Phoenix News Times)

An Icelandic Power Plant Is Turning Its Carbon Emissions Into Stone (Really) 

Mayor’s Plan Suggests NYC Still Failing To Take Marijuana Seriously

mental_floss Online:

From Bondage to Brains: A Cultural History of Zombies 

15 Deadly Facts About ‘GoldenEye 007’

10 Plans to Weaponize Animals

11 Classic Barbecue Staples that Were Once Used as Medicines

AlterNet.org:

My Migraine Meds Cost $40,000 a Year, And We’ve Known About This Drug for Millennia 

After ‘Year of Pot,’ Cannabis Industry is Worth Serious Cash (also Salon, Pasadena Weekly)

Where Are All The Poor Kids in Disney Movies? 

The Anti-Surveillance State: Clothes and Gadgets Block Face Recognition Technology and Make You (Digitally) Invisible

Mixed bag:

How Urban Farming Could Change Hawaii – CityLab

Fire Safety Lessons from The Towering Inferno – The Toast

Local Surfers Rebuild Their Second Home – The Local (New York Times blog)

Award-Winning App Promises Butlers for All – PSFK

STILL want more stuff? Check out my AlterNet and (two) mental_floss archives.

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