06 Feb 23 Monday Briefing
A roundup of five things I found interesting in the past week
The culinary ethnography I never knew I needed – US gas station snacks.
Fascinating history of metal casting and yes, the sand casting technique first used in the Shang Dynasty is still a process used today.
Etiquette for the 21st century, including how not to talk to your animal if another human is present.
Finding ghosts in Java, no special equipment needed.
So far, the only reasonable response I have to the balloon kerfuffle are these two meme tweets.