On February 26, 1920, The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari premiered in Berlin, Germany. It’s considered to be one of the best horror films of the silent film era and credited with being the first film to have a twist ending. (The full movie is here.)
- The Daily Show Takedown of Civil War History Revisionists Is Fantastic – You really should watch this.
- Whole Foods: America’s Temple of Pseudoscience – “Americans get riled up about creationists and climate change deniers, but lap up the quasi-religious snake oil at Whole Foods. It’s all pseudoscience—so why are some kinds of pseudoscience more equal than others?”
- Gal Science: On Whether Things Are Safe For Pregnant Ladies – This article also contains general advice for how to analyze risk based on scientific journal articles. From Heina.
- How Video Games Are Slowly, Quietly Introducing LGBT Heroes – Do you have any video games to add to the list?