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♪♫ "People don't understand the kind of fight it takes to record what you want, the way you want to record it." - Billie Holiday

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I try not to break the rules but merely to test their elasticity.
-- Bill Veeck

Beirut port officials warned of explosion danger for years. So, naturally, they've been arrested. That's how ignorance and stupidity work in the world of corrupt, incompetent "leadership". Sound familiar?
bloomberg.com/news/articles/20

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Fresh Food Year Round? You Can Thank Frederick McKinley Jones

When you’re a kid, one of the surest signs of summer is hearing the happy sound of the ice cream truck crawling through the neighborhood. You don’t worry about how that magical truck is keepi… hackaday.com/2020/08/04/fresh-

Original tweet : twitter.com/hackaday/status/12

A fire involving a fireworks warehouse ignited a nearby stockpile of sodium nitrate, causing a massive explosion, flattening much of Beirut's port.
apnews.com/d6503f7d779f2790218

@seankearney
True. The study doesn't indicate whether brain structure leads to political orientation or the other way around, only that they're correlated.

Political views are reflected in brain structure.
"Individuals who call themselves liberal tend to have larger anterior cingulate cortexes, while those who call themselves conservative have larger amygdalas."
eurekalert.org/pub_releases/20

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Interested in learning about the concepts of voltage (V), current (I), and resistance (R)?

Check out the seven-part article, Electronics & Microcontrollers for Absolute Beginners, from @MaxMaxfield → ed.gr/cpazj

Original tweet : twitter.com/hackaday/status/12

Ironic that Brexit was supposed to keep unskilled immigrants out, but really caused a brain-drain to the EU. Tories are so dumb...
theguardian.com/world/2020/aug

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Could FOSS developers start working on drop-in replacements for proprietary software in consumer products like cars? And could legal assistance from organizations like ACLU and EFF, and political pressure from consumers, combine to make sure it's legal to replace it? Works for routers, why not cars?

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Donald Trump is living proof that a person who is both very ignorant and very stupid can be very wealthy and very powerful. And that, my friends, is why the world is falling apart.

@_emanresu
I use Tor for everything, so I run into Clodflare captchas pretty frequently. I just close the tab when that happens. I don't have time to waste on that silly nonsense. There's plenty of other open internet.

Tax refund checks signed by Walt Disney and Mickey Mouse sent out by Rhode Island.
apnews.com/dd699fd0c518baf2336

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