Good morning to everyone except unqualified 35-year-old Trump appointees taking it upon themselves to commit Legislation from the bench. No good morning to them!
We have some new subscribers lately - welcome to the newsletter (unless any of you are undermining democracy and public health as a craven supplicant to a bigoted death cult). In the interest of transparency and good faith, I have not made this issue any better than usual so you can see what you've gotten yourself into. I hope you enjoy it nonetheless.
Item 1: a link
A deep dive into the differences between industrial bleached white flour, stone-ground whole wheat flour, and why it matters when it comes to freshness, price, and nutrition. [good read! - ed]
Item 2: a list
English punctuation marks, ranked:
- Em Dash
- Exclamation Mark/Exclamation Point
- Question Mark
- Full Stop/Period
- Quotation Mark
- En Dash
Item 3: a media recommendation
Have I already recommended this show? I can't remember. But it's a Viking time-travel police procedural that balances the absurdity of its premise with some thorough world-building and also is in Norwegian so get your reading glasses out. There are only two short-ish seasons (so far) and I recommend it.
Item 4: a photograph
I've been going back and forth over whether this viral tweet is real or not but you know what? Even if it's fraudulent I respect the hustle. Good job, blurry!