Best of the Web

Best of the Web, September 24th, 2017

Science / Tech
Neanderthal boy’s skull reveals they grew like modern boys Agence France Presse, The Guardian

A journey through schizophrenia, from researcher, to patient and back Usha Lee McFarling, Stat News 

Uber, reviving old tactic, is backed by more than 500,000 in London row Paresh Dave, William SchombergReuters 

Facebook’s Ad Scandal isn’t a ‘Fail’ it’s a Feature Zeynep Tufecki, The New York Times  

Culture / Education
How Harvard helps its richest and most arrogant students get ahead Sarah Ruden, Washington Post

Boys are Not Defective Amanda Ripley, The Atlantic

‘Stupidly politically correct society is the death of comedy’, warns veteran comedian Mel Brooks Rozina Sabur, The Telegraph  

Who Should Decide What Speech is Acceptable? P.Z. Myers Appoints Himself Jerry Coyne, Why Evolution is True 

Inside the Madness at Evergreen State Jillian Kay Melchoir, The Wall Street Journal

How Milo Yiannopoulos’s Berkeley ‘Free Speech Week’ Fell Apart Rosie Gray, The Atlantic