“Oxford college gives in to pressures from Rhodes racism campaigners” and other Twinks…

the kinte space [KinteSpace] Oxford college gives in to pressures from Rhodes racism campaigners [telegraph.co.uk]

the kinte space [KinteSpace] Invisible Labor: Exploitation of Scholars Of Color In Academia [conditionallyaccepted.com] via @conditionaccept

the kinte space [KinteSpace] The U.N. sent 3 foreign women to the U.S. to assess gender equality. They were horrified. [huffingtonpost.com] via @HuffPostPol

FRONTLINE [frontlinepbs] California has the highest number of DOJ investigations into police departments nationwide [apps.frontline.org] [twitter.com]

the kinte space [KinteSpace] LAPD Investigated 1,356 Racial Profiling Complaints Against Itself, Dismissed Them All [jezebel.com]

the kinte space [KinteSpace] Over 650 terabytes of data up for grabs due to publicly exposed MongoDB databases [csoonline.com]

the kinte space [KinteSpace] Microsoft aims to supply Chinese government with customized Windows 10 [theverge.com]

The Economist [TheEconomist] How Catholic monks in Minnesota are helping to save a trove of Islamic treasures in Mali [economist.com] [twitter.com]

the kinte space [KinteSpace] Italian town erects signs warning only people respecting its Christian culture will be welcome [telegraph.co.uk]

the kinte space [KinteSpace] Climate change: Bolivia’s second largest lake dries up, in pictures [telegraph.co.uk]

the kinte space [KinteSpace] As Sea Levels Rise, Are Coastal Nuclear Plants Ready? [hardware.slashdot.org]

the kinte space [KinteSpace] How to build the world’s first underground park [theverge.com]

the kinte space [KinteSpace] Large asteroid to pass by Earth on Christmas Eve [abc7.com]

the kinte space [KinteSpace] Congress wants to give NASA $19.3 billion next year, even more than Obama asked for [theverge.com]

the kinte space [KinteSpace] Game Changers: 10 African Americans Who Made Vital Scientific Contributions [blackthen.com]

the kinte space [KinteSpace] Dr. Justina Ford: Overcame Extreme Obstacles to Be Recognized as “The Lady Doctor” [blackthen.com]

the kinte space [KinteSpace] Dr. James Derham: The First Recognized Black Physician in the U.S. [blackthen.com]

the kinte space [KinteSpace] Stormtrooper Uniform Design Meeting: The Emperor Vs. an Industrial Design Consultant [core77.com]

the kinte space [KinteSpace] Song Exploder: How Björk Makes Electronic Music With Only Strings [wired.com]

Shawn Wildermuth [ShawnWildermuth] Cool story! “How Casio accidentally started reggae’s digital revolution” [engadget.com]

the kinte space [KinteSpace] Take a peek inside the studios of some of Iran’s leading… [guardian.tumblr.com]

the kinte space [KinteSpace] What Dominique Moody’s tiny ‘Nomad’ house says about the environment and African American design [latimes.com] @mikemassenburg

Rahsaana Ison [IsonActs] Albert Woodfox by Brandon “BMike” Odums [instagram.com]

the kinte space [KinteSpace] New photo of bluesman Robert Johnson unearthed; only third photo in existence [mysanantonio.com] via @mySA @megafunkmega

the kinte space [KinteSpace] the mask in Tahrir square [youtube.com]

the kinte space [KinteSpace] How Brain Architecture Leads To Abstract Thought [science.slashdot.org]

the kinte space [KinteSpace] Oncolytic Virus – Biomedical Animation [blendernation.com] @tmrdevelops

the kinte space [KinteSpace] Survey: “Gamers” are poorer, more male, less white than “game players” [arstechnica.com]

the kinte space [KinteSpace] Flying in the Sixties: what air passengers did before in-flight entertainment [telegraph.co.uk]

Dherbs [dherbs] Fight a Cold the Vegan Way with this Spiced Tomato, Kale, and Red-Lentil Soup —https://t.co/uU8XxDMDYu [twitter.com]

the kinte space [KinteSpace] The top 20 reasons you’re not getting enough sleep [telegraph.co.uk]

Miguel de Icaza [migueldeicaza] This is a great intro to Chomsky’s insights on modern America, a Q&A that covers a vast number of topics: [amazon.com]

Bryan D. Wilhite [BryanWilhite]@migueldeicaza I’m working on the HTML5 version of this: [kintespace.com]

Miguel de Icaza [migueldeicaza]@BryanWilhite nice!

Bryan D. Wilhite [BryanWilhite]@migueldeicaza thanks, I’m building it here: [codepen.io]

the kinte space [KinteSpace][kintespace.com] has not updated its audio player in TEN YEARS [kintespace.com] @megafunkmega

the kinte space [KinteSpace] literally a note-to-self from 2005: ‘What Sucks about [songhaysystem.com] and [kintespace.com] [kintespace.com]

the kinte space [KinteSpace] If Podcasts Are the New Blogs, Enjoy the Golden Age While It Lasts [wired.com]

the kinte space [KinteSpace] did @sweetpotatosoul try the soy doughnuts when she was in Japan? [youtube.com]

UX & Bootstrap [3rdwave_themes] Psychology and Power of Closure Experiences [uxmag.com] #UX #developer #designer [twitter.com]

Miguel de Icaza [migueldeicaza] Pro-tip for those visiting the french countryside for the first time: Chateaux is pronounced cheeto, plural is Cheetos. You’re welcome

“Bill Cosby’s 1st TV Concert Special In 30 Years” and other Twinks…

Shadow And Act [shadowandact] Bill Cosby’s 1st TV Concert Special In 30 Years, ‘Far From Finished,’ Coming To Comedy Central http://t.co/9B255TRoMY

Bryan D. Wilhite [BryanWilhite] Open season on black boys after a verdict like this | Gary Younge http://t.co/8bY7yaOAsq

Shadow And Act [shadowandact] Review: Painterly, Meditative S. African Drama ‘Forgotten Kingdom’ Buoyed by Rich Performances http://t.co/sK8sEhYVQR

Bryan D. Wilhite [BryanWilhite] Why Burma could become another Rwanda | Ahamed Jarmal http://t.co/ki3RrxeCqx

Alan Cooper [MrAlanCooper] If you want something more than 140 character platitudes, you’d better come talk to me in person.

Bryan D. Wilhite [BryanWilhite] Why Modernism Is The Worst Thing That Ever Happened To Architecture http://t.co/fLqjmbLE40)

Democracy Now! [democracynow] “Our society programs people to be afraid of young people—young people of color specifically,” says @PhilUnchained. http://t.co/r69RUUAv3b

Medical Daily [medicaldailycom] North Carolina’s eugenics program lasted until 1977, longer than 32 other states’ forced sterilization programs…. http://t.co/DAMdzhxCNn

Verge Science [VergeScience] Waterworld? More than 1,400 cities could be underwater by century’s end: http://t.co/FcVqiRlHc1

Rob Glaser [RobGlaser] Must Read: Scathing @nytimes investigative report on corrupt monopolistic practices by big banks. (via @timoreilly) http://t.co/9XSEfXvibq

harumutasa/aljazeera [harumutasa] #zimelections zec officials are irritable. Just shouted at media. Maybe they don’t want to give this briefing? They insisted no questions

Matthew Jordan Smith [Matthew_JordanS] After driving 49 states I can confirm that LA has the worst traffic in America. http://t.co/ZgCq5uidei

Shawn Wildermuth [ShawnWildermuth] The Great Sahara Sea That Almost Was http://t.co/8I2TWUYY5J

Jeffrey Zeldman [zeldman] “A designer is like a great host, anticipating the needs of a guest.” Charles #Eames quoted by @samanthatoy #aeadc

Alan Cooper [MrAlanCooper] “although both made life better for patients, only one made life better for doctors.” http://t.co/HviHeA0A9p

Film Fatale [FilmFatale_NYC] “Cinema in Noir” 6PM EST- Rita Moreno’s comments on lack of award worthy roles for Latino actors/actresses: http://t.co/WjMfZE8Hkl

Bill Buxton [wasbuxton] Didn’t know that Ralph Waldo Emerson commented on UX design, but he did say, “A foolish consistency is the hobgoblin of little minds.”

Medical Daily [medicaldailycom] Do violent video games and music make our children more violent, or is it something else? http://t.co/qbP0nWG9PG

Michael Poirier [Mikey_Poirier] @AfricanaCarr @VanJones68 You dont see the NRA saying it could have been prevented if Martin was armed! #NRA equals hyprocrites

michael massenburg [mikemassenburg] ‘Homeless To Howard’ Teen James Ward Crowdfunds His Way To College, Realizes A Dream http://t.co/36IZLweJeo via @BlackVoices

loydcase [loydcase] A bicycle from yesterday’s future can be yours for just $41K. It’s a bike the Jetsons would have ridden ;-) http://t.co/L3PkQb3Gzm

Harriet Tubman NM [TubmanNPS] How has knowledge of black history evolved and changed over the years? @tellmemore explores the issue: http://t.co/lowETNDYOC

AfricanBurialGround [AFBurialGrndNPS] Learn about an armband that was worn by elite warriors who fought for Shaka Zulu against the Boers: http://t.co/LObkm6YO6k

For Harriet [ForHarriet] The Pigeonholing of African-American Literature http://t.co/4HjaHSUddA

Shadow And Act [shadowandact] Samuel Goldwyn Picks Up US Rights To Anita Hill Sundance Doc ‘Anita’ – Set For Fall Release http://t.co/F5x0GWVQqD

Medical Daily [medicaldailycom] A new study dispels the notion that racism is more common among those of lower intelligence. http://t.co/bCofuE8gOV

loydcase [loydcase] Fun analysis of the how Pacific Rim got the science and engineering way, way wrong: http://t.co/iN6dh1oeH0

The Verge [TheVerge] Can your stomach heal your mind? Why psychiatrists are getting into gut bacteria http://t.co/YUKAVzHqSR

Dherbs [DherbsOffice] Eating At Your Desk Is Making You More Stressed And Less Creative, Study Shows http://t.co/AQXhPkcwkX #dherbs

“Avis buying Zipcar in deal worth nearly $500M…” and other Twinks

Todd Anglin [toddanglin] Avis buying Zipcar in deal worth nearly $500M http://t.co/jChaBmhQ

Jeremy Vine [theJeremyVine] Number of pedestrians hurt by cars and by bicycles. Orange dots are pedestrians killed by cyclists: http://t.co/T2PQwY3L

Shadow And Act [shadowandact] Tarantino’s Candy (Slavery In The White Male Imagination) http://t.co/l39qqG1K

Katee Sackhoff [kateesackhoff] Yay!!! RT @NikkiFinke: Universal Sets Release Date For ‘Riddick’ http://t.co/2PNdmtTn via @DeadlineCom

Uche Ogbuji [uogbuji] Ha! No one plays an alien like a #Nigerian, including THE Alien. Meet Bolaji Badejo http://t.co/6zAE76I6 #nigeria #scifi #film #movies

vernissagetv [vernissagetv] ArtSlant – Something We’ve Lost: Mike Kelley in Retrospective http://t.co/L2q76BAH

Wilson Kutegeka [Kutegz] Apple drops patent claim against Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini http://t.co/Sussvfpq

Shawn Wildermuth [ShawnWildermuth] Lighter-than-air material discovered – http://t.co/4wRr9nJA

Denise Jacobs [denisejacobs] Great resource: http://t.co/KCfzZGwf – NeuroImage – The underlying anatomical correlates of long-term meditation:… http://t.co/irufMolu

Veronica Miller ☀ [veronicamarche] So I’m watching the building your brand vid from BWB (with @luvvie and @adriarichards)…and @shanselman has me CRYING. http://t.co/ZQHhjLXs

Strictly [Stric] I sense high levels of thirst, selfies and corny inspirational messages that are littered with hashtags.

Dave Winer ☮ [davewiner] Update: Instagram is still for dummies. http://t.co/DAv7DbMw

ReadWrite [RWW] I’m going to keep using Instagram. But I understand why some folks, especially pro photographers, may leave. @johnpaul http://t.co/39s9r3QM

Molly Wood [mollywood] Unless you delete your #Instagram account by Jan. 16, Facebook gets irrevocable right to sell your photos: http://t.co/DI5YVHkM via @declanm

“An Inquiry Into The Plight Of The Black Actor” and other Twinks…

Shadow And Act [shadowandact] An Inquiry Into The Plight Of The Black Actor… Insight Potentially Ahead http://t.co/s18N1Nqy

Shawn Wildermuth [ShawnWildermuth] Prometheus Visual FX broken down – http://t.co/duS5GBnL

Dave Winer ☮ [davewiner] Nasa scientist: climate change is a moral issue on a par with slavery. http://t.co/EbuPpASj

Shadow And Act [shadowandact] The Restoration Of Shirley Clarke’s Landmark ‘Portrait Of Jason’ Needs Your Help http://t.co/taZP7toa

African Entrepreneur [africatechie] @RFI_English: #Mali – Malian Tuareg independence declaration meanigless, says France http://t.co/TKJneZup

Racialicious [racialicious] How Felicia Day And Chris Hardwick (Unwittingly) Reinforced Geekdom’s Whiteness: (Vid slightly NSFW – language)B… http://t.co/zTOrTjuc

Anil Dash [anildash] Absolutely beautiful map of the wind in the U.S.: http://t.co/WcbLmKBr *This* is government data.

Economy Lab blog [Economy_Lab] Slides 10 and 11. All you really need to know about Europe. RT @NYTimeskrugman: Tussle in Brussels http://t.co/aIvxonim

Forbes [Forbes] The best leaders have great ideas daily but don’t act on them – because they focus on what matters. http://t.co/z8s37jOd

Shadow And Act [shadowandact] Andre 3000’s Jimi Hendrix Project Not Authorized By Hendrix’s Estate; Statement Released Noting Rights issues http://t.co/U1JtTABs

Carmen D R [AllAboutRace] D’Souza Accused Obama of ‘Attacking Traditional Values Agenda’ Just Before Sex Scandal Revelations http://t.co/zMO1a269 via @rightwingwatch

Shadow And Act [shadowandact] Vin Diesel Teases Dream “Hannibal The Conqueror” Project http://t.co/sMSPSmXH

African Entrepreneur [africatechie] Meet the 14th Century African king who was richest man in the world of all time http://t.co/56KgifjQ

Shadow And Act [shadowandact] BET Co-Founder Sheila Johnson Goes Off On The Network… Again http://t.co/2ZfRhE98

Shawn Wildermuth [ShawnWildermuth] Movie Car Chase – filmed with RC Cars – http://t.co/f6zJNJfo

Shadow And Act [shadowandact] Watch Red-Band Trailer For RZA’s ‘The Man With The Iron Fists’ http://t.co/HD8rEvIG

“Senegal Anguishes Over ‘Slow Death’ Of Its Film Industry” and other twinks…

Shadow And Act [shadowandact] Report: Senegal Anguishes Over ‘Slow Death’ Of Its Film Industry http://t.co/npfXc1Zc

Shawn Wildermuth [ShawnWildermuth] Filmmakers and the typefaces they love http://t.co/nvqkpVMs via @kottke

Imani Perry [imaniperry] I’m growing averse to the term “People of Color” b/c it mutes the distinctiveness of diff forms of racialization, class, identity…

Denise Jacobs [denisejacobs] Great resource: Jonah Lehrer and the Tyranny of the Big Idea – News – GOOD http://t.co/uLxpOLlX

Shadow And Act [shadowandact] Ava DuVernay Directing Venus Williams Feature Doc ‘Venus VS’ For ESPN Films http://t.co/hZbQKqzi

Shawn Wildermuth [ShawnWildermuth] Can You Make It Through This Post Without Having Your Mind Blown? – http://t.co/FIEymCUk

Denise Jacobs [denisejacobs] Great resource: A beginning in the middle: opening a narrative – Mapped. http://t.co/LT9vy8sN

African Entrepreneur [africatechie] The 10 Greatest Female Business Leaders In Africa Today http://t.co/Pmb9lPY7 on @venturesafrica

Shadow And Act [shadowandact] An infographic featuring the final African medal count from the 2012 Olympic Games. http://t.co/H166yFub

Carmen D R [AllAboutRace] Fla. Republican: We wanted to suppress black votes http://t.co/2KTyxgTP via @Salon #p2 #tcot #romney #obama

Shadow And Act [shadowandact] ‘Venus And Serena’ A Feature Documentary To World Premiere At Toronto International Film Fest http://t.co/fcjTeBHd

Racialicious [racialicious] On Richard Aoki: Say it ain’t so.When the news broke that beloved radical activist and former Black Panther Rich… http://t.co/zhbTzQ2N

Shadow And Act [shadowandact] Watch: ‘The Corporate Negro’ & ‘Thangs’ (Revisiting The Pstola Library) http://t.co/gW9jR23o

TWITCH [TwitchFilm] Marvel: “We Can MAke A Movie About A Talking Raccoon But A Black Man Is Too Difficult.” http://t.co/bOzpES0Z

African Entrepreneur [africatechie] Rampant oil theft ravages Nigeria’s Delta http://t.co/EViv01EQ

Shadow And Act [shadowandact] Erika Alexander & Husband Tony Puryear Create & Release New Sci-Fi Graphic Novel (Movie Next?) http://t.co/EepsGN7a

hannibaltabu [hannibaltabu] Presented without comment: http://t.co/ZIW2XBxP

Scott Barnes c[x┬○]כ [MossyBlog] This explanation of #higgs is by far the best ever – http://t.co/SS6OM2MN LOVE THAT presentation style

Ed Dunn [dreamandhustle] Just Have to Step to the Mic and Free Style This Ish.. http://t.co/Mdwnaa5X

Shadow And Act [shadowandact] 197 Newly Digitized Films From The Archives Now Available Online Via The Black Film Center http://t.co/wat0PmOo

Filmquisha [BlkCinemaAtLarg] A poem called “Removed;” also real.~~> RT @momowilly yeah, here it is on a poetry site, http://t.co/w07RuE4k “Removed”

Ed Dunn [dreamandhustle] The May 2012 Unemployment Data among African-Americans is Devastating and We Got to Do Something! http://t.co/tNqaShdS