Daily Briefing: September 6

The stat, the quote, and the read you need to start your day ritg

Stat

We decided to take a look at how the number of bachelor's degrees awarded in the US has changed from 2010-2020. The STEM field has seen significant growth while humanities students have decreased relatively speaking. In fact, it's only a matter of time before computer science degrees surpass all other humanities degrees combined according to researcher Benjamin Schmidt.

Quote

“Whatever that AirDrop thing is—quit sending naked pictures. Let’s get yourself to Cabo.”

Recently, a Southwest pilot had to put his foot down when passengers started AirDropping nudes before takeoff. As seen in a video that's now gone viral on TikTok, some people were trying to get their freak on virtually while en route to Cabo San Lucas, Mexico. The pilot announced that if the behavior didn't stop, he would turn the plane around and head back to the gate.

Read

Why does the theater of airport security persist? (The Verge)

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