Twitter is currently playing whackamole with Trump getting account after account banned by tweeting " As I have been saying for a long time, Twitter has gone further and further in banning free speech, and tonight, Twitter employees have coordinated with the Democrats and the Radical Left in removing my account from their platform, to silence me..." 😂

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People who work on any of [programming languages research, program analysis, formal verification/CSPs/theorem provers, software optimization]: what was the best paper you read in 2020? (Retweets appreciated!)


Perhaps they got distracted by the prospect of getting their hands on the Unobtainium: signing drivers as Microsoft.

close but no cigar.

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Seems someone had sweet Solarwinds supply chain access and blew it not once but three times: Microsoft, FireEye and Volexity all finding their backdoor/implant over the past six months.

RIP Jeremy Bulloch, who in addition to playing Boba Fett in the original trilogy also played Lieutenant Sheckil in The Empire Strikes Back and Captain Jeremoch Colton in Revenge Of The Sith

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Which actor played three different characters in Star Wars?

Insider threat in Russia. Seems the государственный пробив market is so good now that it has FSB officers latest phones and data as up to date and complete.

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Trump has used Twitter over the last four years to sidestep mainstream media and try to take hold of the political narrative.

Not saying that others would be immune. It should be based on reality not partisanship.

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There should be some journalism index or score given to journalists based on some formula of bias, facts, lies or something idk with a threshold for what consitutes 'news'. The TuckerCarlson index.

OANN and FOX reporters would obviously have very poor scores.

@NatSecGeek surprised periscope or tweetdeck or whatever ppl use to manage their twitter doesn't have the ability to purge blocks and muted

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yeh you can write a smol python script to remove blocks, you'll have to register an app to access the api get your consumer key to read your account, if you use micah's tool you probably can use the same keys?

something like:
import twitter
api =Twitter(...)
blocks = api.GetBlocksIDs()
for block in blocks:

I can write it up for you if this is all gibberish.

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