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  1. Jun 2022
    1. In the 1920s and ’30s, the NRA was at the forefront of legislative efforts to enact gun control. The organization’s president at the time was Karl T. Frederick, a Princeton- and Harvard-educated lawyer known as “the best shot in America”—a title he earned by winning three gold medals in pistol-shooting at the 1920 Summer Olympic Games. As a special consultant to the National Conference of Commissioners on Uniform State Laws, Frederick helped draft the Uniform Firearms Act, a model of state-level gun-control legislation.
  2. Jan 2022
    1. 7 Backlinks

      Why are these back "links" not actually HTML links? Annoying. Conjecture: Since this is what you get with creator-controlled presentation, that's one of the reasons why people opt for Twitter et al.

  3. Aug 2021
  4. Jul 2021
    1. Most users crave pleasant UX

      I don't even think that's it. Plenty of people are willing to do with poor UX. (Look at GitHub.) The overriding factor is actually a consistently familiar interface. (Look at GitHub.)

      Related: https://www-archive.mozilla.org/unity-of-interface.html

  5. Aug 2020