Current exceedingly minor frustration: people regularly refer to Apple-only and Google-only software/hardware/services as "ecosystems".

These are specifically not analogous to ecosystems! These are artificially restricted and designed monocultures.
en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ecosyste

The section on the Great Depression and unemployment statistics has me particularly excited to be reading Stapleford's history of the Consumer Price Index next. (Is that weird?)

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Reading Margo Anderson's social history of the US census. Quite captivating! I'm up to the 1940 census, where the Bureau seems to have finally entered its modern form

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