Een schaap op zijn rug? A Dutch article on what to do when you find a sheep lying on its back. They unfortunately don’t have an English translation, but the comic explains it well. It is important to realise that sheep are not supposed to be on their backs and can actually die because of it, and to never roll them over their side: always go for the “grab them by the shoulders from behind, get them into a sitting position, then push them onto their feet”, as rolling them over can lead to a gastric torsion, which will kill them. Pass it on, save a life!
A Chance to Tame Your Inner Workaholic Great article, with the following quote: “The most engaged employees are those who put in face time at the office, WeWork’s CEO, Sandeep Mathrani, declared last week, while “those who are least engaged are very comfortable working from home.” This is from a man whose livelihood depends on the profitability of commercial real estate. It’s as if the Staples chief executive said the most engaged workers are the ones who use the most Post-It notes”. Amazing;
How the names of 6,816 complexion products can reveal bias in beauty Extensively researched article about foundations, the range of colors in which they are available, and the names they are given. I had to think about that Oprah Winfrey episode sometime in the early 90s, about how racism permeates everything. Think of things like “skin color band aids” and “skin color tights” having my skin tone, and I’m almost as pale as Casper the Friendly ghost. That’s just really weird and really racist;