weekly article roundup, vol. viii


As always, here is a collection of fun articles that I have come across this week. I might have been watching a bit too much true crime on Netflix, since the theme of these picks looks to have a hidden thread of cheating, potential murder, and discovery.


The first suggestion is in-depth look into the Varsity Blues-esque cheating scandal that rocked the wine world, from Vice.


Next is a piece from Slate that shows how 3d printed guns are becoming more accessible and much more capable of serious damage.


If that wasn't freaky enough, here is a look into how Microsoft patented a chatbot which would recreate your digital persona after you died as a way for friends and family to keep your memory alive. Creepy.


Pet detectives took to the streets of London after a serial killer was deemed responsible for a number of feline deaths in the British capital.


Last but not least, Georgia might make porch package stealing a federal crime. Yes, thank you.