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 2022-06-29 19:05 

Boing Boing

Watch: "To each one's own" takes on a whole new meaning when talking to MAGA folk...

The English language flips on its head once you step inside MAGAland. For instance, the MAGA definition of "freedoms" is forbidding everyone's rights to choose who they marry, what they smoke, how they identify, what they read, what they can d...

 2022-06-29 19:05 

Fark

Explosion Museum of Naval Firepower closed for truth in advertising [Ironic]...

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 2022-06-29 18:50 

Fark

You might think living across the street from a Fire Station is a big pain in the ass with the sirens all night, and dalmatians, and drills even when there's no emergency, but not when your house ...

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 2022-06-29 18:42 

Boing Boing

Verily, Medieval Times doth unionize...

The Huffington Post reports that the knights, squires, players, and stablehands at the Medieval Times restaurant in Lyndhurst, New Jersey will be holding a vote to unionize on July 15, 2022. In addition to wage improvements — most of the eligible Me...

 2022-06-29 18:42 

Slashdot

Apple Promises 'White Glove Experiences' For Its Most Helpful Community Members...

Apple is rewarding the most active and helpful members of its support forums with its new Community Plus program. The invite-only program gives these "high-level" Support Community members access to exclusive perks and experiences. From a report: ...

 2022-06-29 18:40 

Boing Boing

The trailer for Hocus Pocus 2 is here...

It's always interesting to see which films will ascend into the pantheon of cult classics. In the 90s, Disney had a penchant for cranking out gothic family films that have since become favorites. Tim Burton's The Nightmare Before Christmas used st...

 2022-06-29 18:24 

Boing Boing

Cops are harassing the Uvalde mom who pulled her kids out of school during massacre, says her lawyer...

The mom who ran into an Uvalde elementary school during a mass shooting to rescue her children when the police refused to go in says cops are now harassing her. Mark Di Carlo, the attorney representing Angeli Rose Gomez, said Uvalde police have targeted h...

 2022-06-29 18:20 

Fark

The last World War II Medal of Honor recipient has died. R.I.P. Woody Williams [Sad]...

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 2022-06-29 18:16 

reddit

Hershel W. "Woody" Williams, the last remaining Medal of Honor recipient from World War II, died Wednesday....
 2022-06-29 18:05 

Fark

So howcome Donald Duck gets away with this all the time? [Creepy]...

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 2022-06-29 18:05 

Slashdot

Gmail's Redesigned Interface, Featuring Chat and Meet, Now the New Default...

Gmail is now rolling out a new user interface that will show Chat and Meet sections on the side pane by default. From a report: Google introduced this new integrated view earlier this year through opt-in options, so you had to manually enable Chat and Mee...

 2022-06-29 17:58 

reddit

NATO declares Russia its 'most direct threat,' offers Finland, Sweden membership....
 2022-06-29 17:44 

reddit

LA County approves transfer of Bruce's Beach to descendants of original Black owners...
 2022-06-29 17:41 

reddit

The billionaire blocking off Montana's wildlife: 'Like fencing people out of Walmart'...
 2022-06-29 17:35 

Fark

Justice in the computer age: Wealthy drunk Mercedes driver snared after his car computer reported lamppost crash to cops. Bonus: It even included its GPS coordinates so officers were able to find the ...

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 2022-06-29 17:22 

Slashdot

Crypto Hedge Fund Three Arrows Set for Court-Ordered Liquidation...

A British Virgin Islands court ordered the liquidation of Three Arrows Capital, the crypto hedge fund that bet big on everything from Bitcoin to the ill-fated Luna tokens and then succumbed to a $2 trillion wipeout of the digital-asset markets. From a rep...

 2022-06-29 17:16 

reddit

U.S. Supreme Court expands state power over Native American tribes...
 2022-06-29 17:05 

Fark

Today's National Waffle Iron Day. Celebrate with uncontrollable laughter (Volume Up required) [Amusing]...

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 2022-06-29 16:55 

Boing Boing

Famously inebriated presidential advisor rapidly recants admission of guilt...

There goes Rudy G, again. In true MAGA fashion, it appears in attempting to cast aspersion the former attorney to Donald J. Trump mistakenly admits his own guilt. Giuliani did quickly recant his admission as if he even surprised himself. Raw Story: Writin...

 2022-06-29 16:50 

Fark

'I would have killed someone sooner if I knew I was going to get McDonald's' [Creepy]...

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 2022-06-29 16:45 

Slashdot

Windows 10's 22H2 Update Might Not Actually Do Much of Anything...

The Windows 11 22H2 update is working its way through Microsoft's Windows Insider testing channels, and we'd expect it to begin rolling out to Windows 11 PCs at some point in the next few weeks or months. But Microsoft has had almost nothing to sa...

 2022-06-29 16:35 

Fark

"What are you going to do, stab me?" asked the shooter [Obvious]...

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 2022-06-29 16:30 

Boing Boing

Couple shocked to learn ISP wants an exorbitant amount of money to connect their home to the internet...

A couple bought a home in the Seattle, Washington area without checking internet availability. The seller disclosed that the house was not connected to the internet and the couple, who both spend multiple hours per day using the internet for work from hom...

 2022-06-29 16:30 

Fark

Today's 2-hr serving of '80s alt/post-punk/new wave has been preempted by the pastFORWARD Most Glorious All Listener Request-o-tacular 2022. Hear what other Farkers wanted to hear on pastFORWA...

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 2022-06-29 16:05 

Fark

You're not just taking a nap, you're getting in some extra cardio [Spiffy]...

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 2022-06-29 16:05 

Slashdot

TSMC To Customers: It's Time To Stop Using Older Nodes and Move to 28nm...

AnandTech: We tend to discuss leading-edge nodes and the most advanced chips made using them, but there are thousands of chip designs developed years ago that are made using what are now mature process technologies that are still widely employed by the in...

 2022-06-29 16:00 

Boing Boing

This is the second time this month that a bison in Yellowstone has gored someone for getting too close...

As seen in this alarming video, a bison at Yellowstone national park attacked a family that had gotten very close to the animal. The bison charged at a small child, and as a man swept up the child, the bison gored the man in the arm. — Read the rest...

 2022-06-29 15:58 

reddit

Nato invites Finland, Sweden as members...
 2022-06-29 15:50 

Fark

Moscow moves to become the Springfield of Russia [Scary]...

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 2022-06-29 15:42 

Boing Boing

Awkward silence after Fox News hosts recognize Cassidy Hutchinson's testimony as "powerful"...

With statements like it'd be great to hear from Jim "Gym" Jordan, Fox News Bret Baier clearly reports from a different reality than I live in. After explaining that known liar and former US President, Donald J. Trump, took to his dodgy social ...

 2022-06-29 15:35 

Fark

Texas migrant truck death story now involves cloning [Followup]...

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 2022-06-29 15:34 

Boing Boing

Andrew Giuliani, son of weird Trump lawyer Rudy, loses bid to become Governor of New York...

Andrew Giuliani was the most prominent man running in New York's GOP primary election, thanks to his famous father. But Republican voters picked congressman Lee Zeldin instead to represent them in November's election. As both men are Trump loyalis...

 2022-06-29 15:29 

Slashdot

Cyber Pirates Prowling Ship Controls Threaten Another Big Shock...

An anonymous reader shares a report: In February 2019, a large container ship sailing for New York identified a cyber intrusion on board that startled the US Coast Guard. Though the malware attack never controlled the vessel's movement, authorities co...

 2022-06-29 15:25 

reddit

Qatar fails to offer World Cup safety guarantees to LGBTQ+ fans | World Cup 2022...
 2022-06-29 15:21 

Boing Boing

Listen: Jungle remix of Bauhaus's "Bela Lugosi's Dead" using the Amen break...

Melding Bauhaus's "Bela Lugosi's Dead" with a hyperfast sample of the Amen break resulted in Rez 's fantastic Jungle goth remix of the undead's anthem. (Thanks, Lux Sparks-Pescovitz !)...

 2022-06-29 15:00 

Fark

The FBI says people are using deepfakes to apply to remote jobs but still has complete confidence in the wholesome integrity of resumes, dating profiles [Obvious]...

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 2022-06-29 15:00 

Boing Boing

Want to be a true globetrotter? This bundle can teach you how at a steal...

If you're like most people, you probably feel a little jealous when you hear someone who's multilingual . And that's with good reason. It's an impressive and handy skill to have. Being able to travel internationally and communicate with pe...

 2022-06-29 14:52 

Boing Boing

When will the last human be born and how many people will there ever be?...

Thinking about the future helps us make better decisions in the present. That's the dream, anyway. To make the case for why thinking about the longterm is critical, this animated video poses the mind-shifting question: When will the last human be born...

 2022-06-29 14:50 

reddit

FBI opens sweeping probe of clergy sex abuse in New Orleans...
 2022-06-29 14:47 

Slashdot

Bitcoin is the Only Coin the SEC Chair Will Call a Commodity...

The chairman of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), Gary Gensler, said on CNBC's Squawk Box that the only token he would lump in with commodities was bitcoin. From a report: Gensler pointedly declined to name any cryptocurrency other th...

 2022-06-29 14:30 

Boing Boing

A dozen subscribers to a celebrity-backed meal kit company have had organ removal surgery after eating "French Lentil + Leek Crumbles"...

Daily Harvest, which sells meal kit subscriptions, is facing lawsuits after 470 people reported severe medical reactions and a dozen customers had their gallbladders removed as a possible consequence of eating "French Lentil + Leek Crumbles." Inve...

 2022-06-29 14:29 

Boing Boing

Why does Daria means so much to millennials?...

I couldn't stop watching Daria in the 90s. To give some perspective, I was a nine-years-old at the time. The commentary on how high school breeds social conformity and acerbic critiques around "being popular" couldn't have made much sense ...

 2022-06-29 14:27 

Boing Boing

Fully intact Burger King discovered behind wall at Delaware shopping mall...

A fellow named Jonathon Pruitt reportedly snapped the photo below of a preserved Burger King "found behind a wall" at Wilmington, Delaware's Concord Mall. I can't locate any additional information about this monumental discovery but it'...

 2022-06-29 14:26 

Boing Boing

AOC on congresspeople complicit with the insurrection: "Those who specifically sought pardons... should be expelled"...

Last night US Congressperson from New York Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez spoke about the congresspeople who essentially admit their guilt and participation in the January 6th insurrection by asking for a pardon. AOC, along with Speaker Pelosi and VP Pence, was...

 2022-06-29 14:20 

Fark

Hey, man. Can I sniff your seat? [Strange]...

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 2022-06-29 14:18 

reddit

The US economy shrank 1.6% in the first quarter, adding to recession fears...
 2022-06-29 14:15 

Slashdot

Behind the Celsius Sales Pitch Was a Crypto Firm Built on Risk...

Celsius Network CEO Alex Mashinsky built his cryptocurrency lender into a giant on a pitch that it was less risky than a bank with better returns for customers. But investor documents show the lender carried far more risk than a traditional bank. From a r...

 2022-06-29 14:07 

reddit

$30B from Russian oligarchs frozen under REPO seizure effort...
 2022-06-29 14:05 

Fark

Let's see you burn down Atlanta now [Awkward]...

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 2022-06-29 14:03 

Boing Boing

The last wooden escalator in New York?...

They slowly got rid of wooden escalators in the London Underground after they became fuel for a deadly fire at King's Cross Station in 1987, with the last one gone by 2007. The New York Subway still had one in operation in 2010 . — Read the rest...

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