So this week ends with the sad news of the passing of Nelson Mandela*. The media will feed on that for a couple of days before the next hot topic. So, if you are interested in other matters, what better place than here? Your links await you:
- A frightening portent for New York City
- Be careful on Ebay
- Great ideas of the 20th Century
- The smartphone, the tablet, and Shabbat
- World’s hardest tongue twister
*As a bonus link, here’s a thoughtful item about Mandela and our little part of the world.