The Weekly Filet brings you the five best links of the week, every Friday. Making sense of the big issues of our time (with a healthy dose of serendipity and nerdiness). Curated by journalist David Bauer.

Dragnet Surveillance and the English Language

The Baffler

«A government threatens its own legitimacy by relying on its own dictionary.» A linguistic take on NSA-surveillance.

Published in Weekly Filet #157, in August 2014. More on: #

💔 Some older links might be broken — that's the state of the web, sadly. If you find one, ping me.