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With a single vote, England just screwed us all

fusion.net – Felix Salmon – Jun 24, 12:10 AM – I'm sitting here looking at my burgundy-red British passport, with EUROPEAN UNION emblazoned in gold letters across the top. I've fastened the shirt I'm wearing with cufflinks which have the UK flag on one side, and the German flag on the…
Steve Schlafman "The small-minded burghers of rural England have managed to destroy trillions of value globally." @felixsalmon t.co/Lof7qLzyfV
Gil Dibner With a single vote, England just screwed us all t.co/8daCRIDJUs via @fusion
Ryan Block Clear, moving, and powerful. "With a single vote, England just screwed us all" by @felixsalmon t.co/DKrx6LptU2
Marc Andreessen The primal scream of elites everywhere. Without unaccountable centralized power, how can we possibly prosper? t.co/t8jatNEG7n
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British Lose Right to Claim That Americans Are Dumber

The New Yorker Andy Borowitz (@BorowitzReport) – Jun 24, 7:37 AM – LONDON (The Borowitz Report)—Across the United Kingdom on Friday, Britons mourned their long-cherished right to claim that Americans were significantly dumber than them. Luxuriating in their superiority over Americans' intellect has long…
Gil Dibner RT @scott_sage: British Lose Right to Claim That Americans Are Dumber t.co/OalxyOxbTA via @BorowitzReport
Scott Sage British Lose Right to Claim That Americans Are Dumber t.co/OalxyOxbTA via @BorowitzReport
john frankel RT @JasonHirschhorn: British Lose Right to Claim That Americans Are Dumber - The New Yorker t.co/epJVxNO9Tw
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Americans Confused By System Of Government In Which Leader Would Resign After Making Terrible Decision

theonion.com – Jun 24, 10:55 AM – WASHINGTON—In the wake of Prime Minister David Cameron's announcement that he would leave office following the United Kingdom's vote to exit the European Union, tens of millions of Americans expressed their confusion to reporters Friday…
Vinnie Lauria RT @JamesTamplin: Americans Confused By System Of Government In Which Leader Would Resign After Making Terrible Decision t.co/bGmRv18l7F
Ryan Lawler RT @Kevrmoore: Americans Confused By System Of Government In Which Leader Would Resign After Making Terrible Decision t.co/KQlcqm6F6h via @nuzzel
Kevin Moore Americans Confused By System Of Government In Which Leader Would Resign After Making Terrible Decision t.co/KQlcqm6F6h via @nuzzel
Marc Andreessen RT @TheOnion: Americans Confused By System Of Government In Which Leader Would Resign After Making Terrible Decision t.co/2eGhrUzQhK #BrexitVote
Jerry Neumann RT @paulkrugman: Americans Confused By System Of Government In Which Leader Would Resign After Making Terrible Decision t.co/bdTdjFAh90 via @theonion
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EU Referendum Rules triggering a 2nd EU Referendum

Petition – At 10,000 signatures, government will respond to this petition At 100,000 signatures, this petition will be considered for debate in Parliament…
Janice Fraser RT @paule: @doctorow please promote parliamentary re-vote petition - it is open to UK residents - 1.5 million petitions so far t.co/5iwDjjpyA8
Cory Doctorow RT @paule: @doctorow please promote parliamentary re-vote petition - it is open to UK residents - 1.5 million petitions so far t.co/5iwDjjpyA8
Mike Butcher MBE RT @ProfBrianCox: A rather mischievous question ... what happens if over 17 million people sign the petition for a second referendum? t.co/O9GhhL3M6R
Pier Paolo Mucelli Petition: EU Referendum Rules triggering a 2nd EU Referendum t.co/AILLHEcv4K
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The British are frantically Googling what the EU is, hours after voting to leave it

washingtonpost.com – Jun 24 – The whole world is reeling after a milestone referendum in Britain to leave the European Union. And although leaders of the campaign to exit Europe are crowing over their victory, it seems many Britons may not even know what they had actually voted…
Jay Weintraub A headline worthy of The Onion but actually (unfortunately?) true. t.co/Kb24ocwcUW
Eneko Knörr RT @bollemdb: The British are frantically Googling what the E.U. is, hours after voting to leave it t.co/c2SHmwznlJ
Armando Biondi RT @bollemdb: The British are frantically Googling what the E.U. is, hours after voting to leave it t.co/c2SHmwznlJ
Kevin Moore The British are frantically Googling what the EU is, hours after voting to leave it t.co/YKMqNQjjsF @nuzzel thanks @notjessewalker
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Nearly 400 Publishers Have Applied for Medium's Plan to Help Them Make Money

AdAge – Jeremy Barr – Jun 24 – In early April, Medium, the platform founded by Ev Williams, made a pitch to the publishing community: come to Medium, and we'll help you make money. There's not a publisher these days that isn't looking for new revenue streams, so it's not…
Arjun Dev Arora Nearly 400 Publishers Have Applied for Medium's Plan to Help Them Make Money - AdAge t.co/meehvLUQZ3
Marc Andreessen RT @mathewi: Medium well on its way to becoming a platform for publishers big and small: t.co/XAiqzOqZn8
Ryan Lawler Alt take: publishers are tired of giving their shit away for free. t.co/kIZCGz5nAb
M.G. Siegler RT @mathewi: Medium well on its way to becoming a platform for publishers big and small: t.co/XAiqzOqZn8
megan quinn RT @mathewi: Medium well on its way to becoming a platform for publishers big and small: t.co/XAiqzOqZn8
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Aziz Ansari: Why Trump Makes Me Scared for My Family

nytimes.com – Aziz Ansari – Jun 24 – “DON'T go anywhere near a mosque,” I told my mother. “Do all your prayer at home. O.K.?” “We're not going,” she replied. I am the son of Muslim immigrants. As I sent that text, in the aftermath of the…
Chris Messina RT @azizansari: Trump wants to ban Muslim immigrants like my parents. I wrote a piece for @NYTimes telling him to go fuck himself: t.co/MCDsQyz2jy
Soraya Darabi Aziz Ansari: Why Trump Makes Me Scared for My Family t.co/a3nBAy1fo4
Soraya Darabi What he said. +1 to "Aziz Ansari: Why Trump Makes Me Scared for My Family" t.co/a3nBAy1fo4
seth levine RT @azizansari: Trump wants to ban Muslim immigrants like my parents. I wrote a piece for @NYTimes telling him to go fuck himself: t.co/MCDsQyz2jy
Shai Goldman RT @azizansari: Trump wants to ban Muslim immigrants like my parents. I wrote a piece for @NYTimes telling him to go fuck himself: t.co/MCDsQyz2jy
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Brexit vote: UK heads to the polls - Live

blogs.ft.com – Emily Cadman – Jun 22
Marc Andreessen RT @FT: Regions with the biggest votes for Leave are also the most economically dependent on the EU t.co/j5LS9paSOV t.co/Kj7n06eO8z
John Borthwick RT @FT: Regions with the biggest votes for Leave are also the most economically dependent on the EU t.co/j5LS9paSOV t.co/Kj7n06eO8z
Aniq Rahman RT @FT: Regions with the biggest votes for Leave are also the most economically dependent on the EU t.co/j5LS9paSOV t.co/Kj7n06eO8z
Roy Bahat Is there some intrinsic quality of democracy that makes people so often vote against their interests? t.co/9mYCfRyqxD
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Sergey Brin: Don't come to Silicon Valley to start a business

businessinsider.com – Jillian D'Onfro – Jun 24, 4:41 PM – If you're itching to start a company out of a garage, you shouldn't pick up and move to Silicon Valley, according to Google cofounder Sergey Brin. It's easier to start a company outside the Valley than in it, he said on stage at the Global…
Sean Park RT @sheynkman: YES! Finally. Sergey Brin: Don't come to Silicon Valley to start a business t.co/nmfqmUuveF
Kirill Sheynkman YES! Finally. Sergey Brin: Don't come to Silicon Valley to start a business t.co/nmfqmUuveF
Jüri Kaljundi RT @jacobbrody: Sergey Brin: Don't come to Silicon Valley to start a business t.co/Wbp2iiBEna Silicon Valley is ideal for scaling not starting a biz
john frankel RT @jacobbrody: Sergey Brin: Don't come to Silicon Valley to start a business t.co/Wbp2iiBEna Silicon Valley is ideal for scaling not starting a biz
Jacob Brody Sergey Brin: Don't come to Silicon Valley to start a business t.co/Wbp2iiBEna Silicon Valley is ideal for scaling not starting a biz
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Cowboy Ventures Founder Lee: We're an All Female Firm

Bloomberg.com – Jun 23, 9:23 AM – 53:44 - Bloomberg ‹GO› hosted by David Westin and Jonathan Ferro. Guests include Jim Caron of Morgan Stanley Investment Management, Ethan Harris, head of global economics research at Bank of America Merrill Lynch, Dean Maki, managing…
Ric Fulop RT @emilychangtv: Just so you know, @aileenlee is looking for a man to hire @CowboyVC but has no plans to "lower the bar" t.co/QTVrQZKVPH
Chi-Hua Chien RT @emilychangtv: Just so you know, @aileenlee is looking for a man to hire @CowboyVC but has no plans to "lower the bar" t.co/QTVrQZKVPH
Shai Goldman RT @emilychangtv: Just so you know, @aileenlee is looking for a man to hire @CowboyVC but has no plans to "lower the bar" t.co/QTVrQZKVPH
Reshma Sohoni RT @emilychangtv: Just so you know, @aileenlee is looking for a man to hire @CowboyVC but has no plans to "lower the bar" t.co/QTVrQZKVPH