Christiania, a squatters' settlement at an abandoned Copenhagen military base, has a reputation in some quarters as a living example of applied anarchism. Friends who have visited the place have a somewhat less romantic view: they tell me it exists somewhere on the continuum between democracy and potocracy (n: rule by a mostly benign assortment of pot dealers). Either way, I'm sorry to learn that the Danish government is making plans, yet again, to kill it.
Rules designed to keep alcohol safe for children are slowing down production of a product that’s in short supply.
Offbeat options for waiting out the apocalypse.
A new study in Lancet Infectious Diseases makes a somewhat lower estimate
“The federal government forgot the Tenth Amendment and the structure of the Constitution itself.”
Early and wide testing help curtail the epidemic while casting light on the prevalence and lethality of the virus.