Photo: The most popular image was this bit of graffiti at Hong Kong Polytechnic which I learned from commenters is a Winston Churchill quote. Seems appropriate to leave this here as Hong Kongers are still protesting since mid-March 2019.
So here it is, the top links from this year’s The Week That Was – these are the stories that most interested you this past year in order of popularity. Thank you for your time and attention this year and see you in the next!
Special Operations Command Is Experimenting With Bullets That Shoot Through Water – Defense One
A night of drinking, a closed strip joint and a White Castle shooting bring suspensions for 3 judges – CNN
Meet the $50 Strawberries That NYC’s High-End Chefs Are Fawning Over – Eater
Fake guns banned in downtown Las Vegas district, but real guns OK – Las Vegas Review-Journal
Tiny Hand Will Be Your New Comic Sans – BuzzFeed
Miami-Dade Commissioner Joe Martinez Involved in Active Criminal Probe – Miami New Times
Memphis youth builds home nuclear fusion reactor – Memphis Commercial Appeal
I Just Took the World’s First 20-Hour Flight. Here’s What It Did to Me – Bloomberg
There’s a Dramatic Beef in the Quilting Community, Over a Pair of Scissors – Jezebel
Garfield phones beach mystery finally solved after 35 years – BBC