Lawrence Lessig’s Mayday smashes $5M crowdfunding goal


Lawrence Lessig’s just raised a lot of money to help get the money out of politics by campaigning to elect five politicians who will enact campaign finance reform. Last week, the Super PAC hit its $5 million grassroots fundraising goal thanks to 47,000 supporters, which will be matched by $5 million in donations from wealthy tech luminaries.


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The Periodic Table of Superpowers

Super Power table

Comics Alliance editor Chris Sims created a periodic table of superpowers, divided into the categories of origin stories, physical abilities, and mental abilities.

With this table, you can easily represent your favorite super-heroes’ power-sets in simple, not-at-all-far-too-complex-to-be-useful formulas!

For instance: Superman comes out as: OAFSISpVxVhSn

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