This week’s selection of interesting reads from around the web:
- The difference between jazz and rock drumming demonstrated.
- A simple “Introduction to the Debt Limit,” written for non-wonks by Keith Hennessey.
- The myth of the Ellis Island name change.
- A map simulation of births and deaths around the world in real time.
- In the early days of the Soviet Union, writers and artists went to work producing children’s books designed to mold the Soviet child.