We got the planting started last weekend, and I didn't bother posting for a while. I've got a decent stash of links I've come across, so I'll throw some up here:
Steve Kerr has suffered more than you will ever know - ESPN
The Man Restaging an Evel Knievel Jump to Vindicate His Father - The Sporting Scene
The Secret History of Tiger Woods - ESPN
The History of the Amesbury Maples, America's Oldest Amateur Hockey Club - VICE Sports
Successful Land Sale: Blockbuster Sale in Sioux County, Iowa, Nets $17,100 an Acre - Successful Farming. Not too surprising for the Iowa Dutch Reformed version of Ohio's German Catholic Mercer County.
APNewsBreak: Thieves Targeting California Almonds and Walnuts - Associated Press
Taking Cues From Human Nutrition To Reduce Antibiotic Use In Livestock - The Salt
Can Ocean Spray CEO Randy Papadellis Save the Cranberry Business? - Boston Magazine
How Warren Buffett's Son Would Feed the World - The Atlantic and Why Luck Matters More Than You Might Think - The Atlantic
Developers are Turning Rust Belt Hulks Into Luxury Hotels - Bloomberg. Hmmm....
Great monarch butterfly migration mystery solved - BBC and Half Your Brain Stands Guard While Sleeping In A New Place - All Things Considered
The Dark Secret of the MIT Science Club for Children - Priceonomics
Earth is Tipping Because of Climate Change - Scientific American
Earth's Temperature Just Shattered the Thermometer - Bloomberg
Unnatural Selection - The New Yorker
China report sounds alarm on groundwater pollution - Associated Press
How Prescription Drugs Sparked America's Heroin Epidemic - Bloomberg
The Stone Mirror of War - The American Conservative
Friendly Fire in the American Patriot Death Cult - Gawker
Paul Ryan's House of woes - Politico. Leading a cult full of idiots and simpletons.
Light-driven dinitrogen reduction: Scientists shed new light on global energy, food supply challenge - Phys.org. I'll believe it when I see it fully-scaled. Sounds even less likely than cellulosic ethanol.