The Crisis In U.S.-Israel Relations Is Officially Here

Over the years, Obama administration officials have described Netanyahu to me as recalcitrant, myopic, reactionary, obtuse, blustering, pompous, and “Aspergery.” (These are verbatim descriptions; I keep a running list.) But I had not previously heard Netanyahu described as a “chickenshit.”
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Tracking Every Shot In The NBA

Kirk Goldsberry began to focus on the locations and movement of objects — specifically, the players and the ball. From that perspective, and with the help of some massive new data sets, he could do more than merely quantify what people thought they knew about the game. He could discover hidden truths about hoops, shining light into dark corners that no one even knew were corners.
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The World's Greatest Counterfeiter

Years of running drugs and boosting cars left Frank Bourassa thinking: There’s got to be an easier way to earn a dishonest living. That’s when he nerved up the idea to make his fortune. (Literally.) Which is how Frank became the most prolific counterfeiter in American history — a guy with more than $ 200 million in nearly flawless fake twenties stuffed in a garage. How he got away with it all, well, that’s even crazier.
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Using Open Sourced Software Techniques To Turn Bugs Into Patent-Free Drugs

Both chemist and “semi-recreational” codemonkey, Isaac Yonemoto is running a crowdfunding campaign called Project Marilyn to create open sourced, patent-free cancer drugs.
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