My last Iditarod link, which is actually a link roundup!
Bar chart race — the most populous cities in the world from 1500 to 2018, found on Twitter but this is the updated version. I would prefer an additional version with a stable horizontal axis—I realize that there are scale issues there, but that's exactly the reason I would like it.
I never felt the appeal of relating to a politician before I read the Cut's profile of Stacey Abrams.
After being approached for a selfie her first day on the beach, Abrams never went back. She retreated to the balcony of her room and happily read her way through N. K. Jemisin’s Broken Earth trilogy.
A friend elsenet correctly called this fascinating: How Inuit Parents Teach Kids To Control Their Anger at NPR.
Deadline on Why Netflix Cancels Shows After A Couple Of Seasons & Why They Can’t Move To New Homes. Tl;dr: Netflix wants shiny new things to get people to sign up.