Weekend Reading CCXXVI

by uber

The Uncanny Resurrection of Dungeons & Dragons

From my perspective, it never really went away. It is very pleasing to think that there are so many kindred spirits out there.

https://www.newyorker.com/culture/cultural-comment/the-uncanny-resurrection-of-dungeons-and-dragons


The Original End of Dungeons & Dragons

I have a soft spot for the murder hobo model of D&D Adventuring

http://www.enworld.org/forum/content.php?4597-The-Original-End-Goal-of-Dungeons-Dragons#.WfJtJBNSzMU


The most Famous Selfies of All Time

We may have Australia to blame for the word, but we don’t know who exactly is responsible.

https://hackernoon.com/the-most-famous-selfies-of-all-time-2480023beb5c


Why We Must Fight for the Right to Repair Our Electronics

I have mixed feelings about this, as the number of counterfeit and low-quality parts is a huge problem. The portability, waterproofing, and other aspects of products could also be compromised by onerous repair requirements.

https://spectrum.ieee.org/green-tech/conservation/why-we-must-fight-for-the-right-to-repair-our-electronics