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Monday links

Reasons to elect a supervillain President, with bonus Homer Simpson proving that both candidates are aliens.

How to keep your iPhone from tracking your location in iOS 10.

Aristotle Sold Drugs (Legally).

Some of the best newspaper corrections ever, including an excellent 2001 apology to Mark Steyn.

These Portraits of Auto Mechanics Are a Homage to Renaissance Paintings.

Lose Yourself in 12 of the Most Extraordinary Labyrinths Ever Built.

ICYMI, Friday’s links are here, and include what happens when you enter the witness protection program, how you can buy NSA’s West Virginia spy town, robot gynecologists, Daylight Saving Time history, and Guy Fawkes Day.

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A Sad Finale

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Politics & Policy

The Great Misdirection

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World

Australia’s Voters Reject Leftist Ideas

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