1. With the warning that it's a little spiritual, this week's Braver/Wiser from the UUA, looks briefly at why two might be the smallest biggest number in ethics. I think the snow example is good. In any inclement weather the question is not can anyone make it, but will inexperienced drivers (say high schoolers, transplants from warmer climates) have concerns and while sure, we can say they have to learn, do we need them to learn on the way to work or school?
2. This post takes a look at why "Parasite"s award success is an opportunity to look at how Asians and Asian Americans sometimes succeed as a result of anti-blackness.
3. A species related to chlamydia has been discovered in the Artic Ocean.