Tom MacWright


Lichen on the roof of my parents well

This month had its ups and downs.


View from inside the Oculus in New York City


I’ve always had mixed feelings about Thiel, starting with his essay for Cato which associated women’s suffrage with the end of democracy. He’s part of the libertarian sect of the tech industry, an ideology that has never connected for me. But these class notes are fascinating and persuasive.


  • I wrote The End of CartoCSS for the Mapbox blog, about the styling language I led back in the day and how we’re doing a better job nowadays.