Wooden ships on the water

Friday. Today is World Egg Day. Imagine that.

Paul Krugman is optimistic about the 3 C’s: Covid, containers and crime. Next year, he thinks, will be better.

Did you know that the Navy maintains an oak forest in Indiana just to produce replacement timber for the USS Constitution. I didn’t know that. But I’m glad they don’t have to go to Home Depot.

According to the Economist, Facebook is facing a “reputational point of no return.” And yet it prospers. It’s almost as if people are addicted.

The Northeast Canyons and Seamounts Marine National Monument, off the Massachusetts coast, is one of several national sites being revived by the Biden administration.

And some shooting victims in the city get less ink in the Globe than this insignificant spat on the Rhode Island border. A burger of nothing.