Brian Kahn
briankahn
Managing editor, Earther
3/12/20
3:59 PM
10

Gus is hoarding the things he cares about most in these trying times.

12/27/19
11:04 AM
8

Excited for Gizmodo’s new recurring feature What Did Andrew Do to His Chicken Coop This Year?

12/26/19
8:30 AM
3

Well that was an embarrassing typo. Fixed and thanks for reading!

10/1/19
10:51 PM
3

Rude to make me relive my childhood trauma as a lifelong Pats fan. 

9/24/19
7:20 PM
6

Damn you’re right. I inadvertently dunked on my own bald ass self.

9/24/19
7:17 PM
18

For sure. iirc she runs parts of her speeches by scientists, much like any good journalist would do if they were wanting to get the facts right!

9/24/19
6:52 PM
7

Sorry for the goof and making people want cheeseburgers. Fixed!

9/23/19
4:56 PM
73

China is not a party to the third Optional Protocol, the mechanism they’re bring a complaint through (you can find all 51 signatories of the protocol here). All five countries are in the G20, and a ruling in favor of kids would have potential to have repercussions with the bigger emitters like China, U.S., and all the Read more

9/23/19
4:09 PM
19

All of this is correct. In addition, the lawyers on the case also said the countries are representative of the G20.

9/23/19
4:06 PM
28

I would hardly call it a vanity project for her, and she was adamant in the press conference announcing the suit that reporters ask other kids questions. 

9/9/19
12:33 PM
6

I think that’s a valid concern, particularly for those invested in the status quo or pet issues. I mean, Franzen is Exhibit A, but there’s also more worrying stuff that’s ended up in far-right shooter manifestos, most recently with the El Paso shooter. Those people will almost always find a reason to justify inaction. Read more

9/9/19
11:33 AM
21

4. Move to New Zealand and pull up the drawbridge when things get really bad.

9/7/19
11:50 AM
1

The concert wasn’t even that good! And don’t even get me started on the subway woes I had getting there and back...