Things I’ve found interesting February 29th 2020

Banish billions of boxes? How Amazon’s 100,000 electric trucks could eliminate the need for cartons

Rivian takes over Uptown Normal Illinois

Original Art From Iconic Namco Game Artist Reportedly Stolen

Lent in the age of the Impossible Burger: Do rules against eating meat on Fridays apply to fake meat?

As Lent begins, a true fish story about Filet-O-Fish origins

How McDonald’s menu is made — and how it’s changing

Google finally acknowledges Bluetooth disconnection issue on Home speakers

How a Hacker’s Mom Broke Into a Prison—and the Warden’s Computer

Exonerated: Charges dropped against pentesters paid to break into Iowa courthouse

Scientist sentenced to 2 years behind bars for stealing next-generation battery tech secrets

An OnlyFans Leak Isn’t Anything New

Report identifies the most dangerous mobile app store on the internet

‘Be Careful Who You Treat Like Shit’: A Former Porn Star Sues Her School

“Angry Stripper” Files Sexual Discrimination Complaint Against Houston Chronicle

California Science Teacher Fired for Porn Past May Lose Pay

Porn Star Teacher Plans to Fight Dismissal

Adam Lazarus: ‘If you don’t teach your son about sex, porn will’

Marijuana could fight drug-resistant superbugs like MRSA, study stays

A Detox Drug Promises Miracles—If It Doesn’t Kill You First

Um no thank you – I think I’ll pass.

“He witnessed his own birth in reverse, plunging back into his mother’s womb from a diving board”

Westlands Water District gets permanent U.S. contract for massive irrigation deliveries

U.S. Agency to Close Polluted Bird Refuge : Surprise Kesterson Action Will Cut Irrigation Water to 42,000 Acres of San Joaquin Farmland

A Mini-Mississippi River May Help Save Louisiana’s Vanishing Coast

Welsh woman declares vindication after ‘guerrilla rewilding’ court case

Lady Gaga’s dad refuses to pay rent on Grand Central restaurant

The Lonely Parking Meter The only parking meter in the entire town, it is surrounded by 100 free spaces

Microsoft is retiring its MCSA, MCSD and MCSE certifications in June 2020

FCC votes to auction C-band satellite spectrum for 5G use

Free transport in Luxembourg, but what’s the cost?

Elon Musk tells a room full of Air Force pilots: ‘The fighter jet era has passed’

Crews will close Jefferson Avenue near Interstate 44 this weekend in order to remove the eastbound interstate bridge

Related Midwest offers to shrink size of skyscrapers pitched for former Chicago Spire site

Did ‘The Simpsons’ really predict the coronavirus outbreak? Twitter thinks so

The proper way to wash your hands, according to the CDC

When and How to Wash Your Hands CDC Handwashing

Do You Really Have to Wash Your Hands for 20 Seconds? What if There’s No Soap?

CDC reminds people hand-washing is effective prevention against coronavirus

Searching for a mask? In coronavirus panic, L.A. stores are sold out

The worst myths and misinformation about coronavirus

Coronavirus: Misinformation and false medical advice spreads in Iran

Americans are avoiding Corona beer amid coronavirus outbreak, survey finds

The psychology behind why you want to wear a face mask — even though it probably won’t help you avoid illness

Arkansas woman causes courthouse evacuation by claiming coronavirus

Suspected coronavirus patient isolated in New Jersey hospital

Coronavirus Diaries: I Had to Cancel My Once-in-a-Lifetime $24,000 Cruise

COVID-19 outbreak: Here’s what’s happening around the world Friday

How coronavirus may accelerate the future of work

Virus’ effect on world economy grows after Trump lashes out

U.S. reports first drug shortage tied to coronavirus outbreak

Israeli scientists claim to be weeks away from coronavirus vaccine

Chicago police transit cops shoot man ‘jumping from train to train’ during struggle at Red Line Grand stop; video emerges on social media