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During his SNL monologue, Kumail Nanjiani (who is from Pakistan) makes the case for being a well-informed racist: “If someone yells at me, ‘go back to India’, I’d be like, ‘that guy’s an idiot’. But if someone was like, ‘go back to Pakistan, which was part of India until 1947 and is now home to the world’s oldest salt mine,’ I would be like ‘that guy seems to know what he’s talking about. I’ll pack my bags. … Just because you’re racist, doesn’t mean you have to be ignorant. An informed racist is a better racist.”

+ “If Anderson had run last year as intended, Villines might be chasing down Anderson’s record this month. Instead, out of pure coincidence, two different esteemed ultrarunners are attempting to break the world record at the same time.” It might not seem like that big a deal that two women are racing to break the same record at the same time. But consider that the record requires one to run across America.

+ Unsplash is a great resource for excellent user-submitted (and free to use) photography. They just gave out awards in a bunch of categories.

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