10 Things and an Image I Liked Enough to Show You: 13–19 August 2016

  1. Now an artist for Steven Universe has quit Twitter over harassment. Get thy house in order, Twitter.
  2. Read Roxane Gay's piece about bad men who create good art.
  3. "…the Hebrew Bible, when read in its original language, offers a highly elastic view of gender."
  4. British Columbia's Highway of Tears could become more accessible to at-risk groups with a new $5 fare.
  5. "I love you, but our happiness doesn’t fit my personal brand narrative strategy."
  6. The burkini ban in Cannes = Islamophobia + misogyny.
  7. It looks like 3rd-party Facebook share counts will become a thing of the past.
  8. "So here is your situation as regards singular 'they'. The tide is running against you, and it is coming in."
  9. This true crime story about a sick daughter and a murdered mother is incredible.
  10. That moment when thousands of Canadians sing in unison with Gord Downie.