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[BLOG] Some Friday links

  • blogTO notes that the TTC plans on raising fares for next year.
  • Centauri Dreams notes the evidence for an ocean on Pluto.
  • City of Brass’ Aziz Poonawalla argues against Muslims voluntarily registering in an American listing of Muslims.
  • Dangerous Minds notes the sadness of Abbie Hoffman at Janis Joplin’s use of IV drugs.
  • Joe. My. God. notes that Manhattan’s Trump Place complex has opted to drop the name.
  • Language Hat looks at a seminal Arabic novel published in mid-19th century France.
  • Language Log looks at an intriguing Chinese-language sign in London.
  • Lawyers, Guns and Money suggests that the US-Iran nuclear deal is likely to stay.
  • The LRB Blog looks at a critic’s old building, an old warehouse, in New York City.
  • The NYRB Daily looks at the art of the spot illustration.
  • Window on Eurasia notes the state of interethnic relations in Kazakhstan.
  • Arnold Zwicky looks at some flowers of Mediterranean climate zones.
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