VIDEO: Pretty drone footage of San Francisco Bay’s vibrant salt ponds

If you've ever approached San Francisco's airport from the south during landing, you may have noticed the colorful salt ponds along the southern shore of San Francisco Bay. https://youtu.be/c9evuwj1qv8 In this lovely drone footage, they look like modern art: • San Francisco Bay Salt Ponds (YouTube / Ghost Deini) Source: Boing Boing (published under a Creative Commons license)

Proposed Massachusetts law would let cops steal your car if it had a “hidden compartment”

Hey, remember how Bill Clinton doubled down on the War on Drugs, perfecting Reagan's haphazard and shoddily made race-war into a well-oiled incarceration machine that turned America into the world's greatest incarcerator, a nation that imprisoned black people at a rate that exceeded Apartheid-era South Africa? Some Democrats want to double down on their party's…