extremely fucked up situation regarding what looks like a US government sting operations directed at independent sex workers.
please share this on your own this information needs to get out.
This is such a good post about how to change the world and why revolutions are NOT the way to do it:
Lol facebbok lobbyists. https://boingboing.net/2018/10/09/bushies-under-the-bed.html
This seems like the obvious interpretation of the state of the US economy. Why is this wrong?
Huh. Being a paperclip AI is amusing.
A cry of “fake news” is making the rounds concerning the Chinese supplychain attack against Supermicro reported by Bloomberg.
Bloomberg reports all official statements (nationstates & corporations) deny the attack.
Supply Chain Attacks are feasible (tough but feasible) and make logical sense. Plenty of motive for plenty of actors.
If it is widespread, there’s plenty of opportunity for corroboration.
Time to crack open your own #Supermicro and have a look see!
I just ordered an RPLidar A2. I bet a solid state 2D lidar for under $50 will come out next year. I better actually do something with this one before that happens.
@kristina Apparently Boston was going to fix school start times but didn't due to popular protest.
Apparently doing the obviously correct thing is politically difficult: https://apps.bostonglobe.com/ideas/graphics/2018/09/equity-machine/
@marksherman You know about teaching. Are elementary school teachers really trying to teach reading by osmosis? https://www.apmreports.org/story/2018/09/10/hard-words-why-american-kids-arent-being-taught-to-read
More stories of irregular elections / ballot tampering in the United States: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lYXvLb_fhPY
After all the dumb things the EU has decided this week, at least they're getting one thing right: https://www.dw.com/en/eu-to-stop-changing-the-clocks-in-2019/a-45495680
Interesting thought: "Free will" is a bad model of the world, and targeted propaganda exposes the weaknesses of that model. https://www.theguardian.com/books/2018/sep/14/yuval-noah-harari-the-new-threat-to-liberal-democracy
Here's an interesting discussion of how moving off centralized platforms in response to their reprehensible actions doesn't really work out:
I have a new mathematical model for evaluating investments. It says that mailing me cash in an envelope will give you the best returns. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TQHs8SA1qpk
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