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 2022-05-28 01:26 

Fark

Newly declassified federal documents reveal how the White House would proceed to try and maintain control of the country when the apocalypse comes [Interesting]...

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 2022-05-28 01:25 

Slashdot

RED Sues Nikon For Infringing On Its Video Compression Patents...

RED filed a lawsuit yesterday suing (PDF) Nikon for infringing on its video compression patents. PetaPixel reports: The lawsuit was filed in a southern California federal court today and asserts that the Japanese camera manufacturer and its United States ...

 2022-05-28 01:19 

Boing Boing

Jordan Klepper tries to become a 'Good Guy with a Gun'...

While it may not be hard to get a license to carry a gun in many of the United States, the 'Good guy with a gun' scenario seems very rare in relation to the insane number of school and other mass shootings this country is willing to suffer. &mdash...

 2022-05-28 01:11 

Fark

Try to contain your shock, but it turns out that the manufacturer of the gun used for the Texas massacre might be kind of an opportunistic prick [Asinine]...

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 2022-05-28 00:55 

Fark

Think you're safe from all that tainted Jif peanut butter because you don't eat it? Well, think again, my smug friend. Turns out lots of other companies use Jif to make their stuff, too. So ha...

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 2022-05-28 00:45 

Slashdot

Omnipotent BMCs From Quanta Remain Vulnerable To Critical Pantsdown Threat...

"Quanta not patching vulnerable baseboard management controllers leaves data centers vulnerable," writes long-time Slashdot reader couchslug. "Pantsdown was disclosed in 2019..." Ars Technica reports: In January 2019, a researcher disclose...

 2022-05-28 00:35 

Fark

Seven ways to observe Memorial Day weekend. Please pick at least one [Murica]...

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 2022-05-28 00:30 

Fark

Buckle up, Tampa area [Florida]...

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 2022-05-28 00:16 

reddit

Federal agents entered Uvalde school to kill gunman despite local police initially asking them to wait...
 2022-05-28 00:04 

Fark

Aaaaaannnnd...here comes hurricane season [Obvious]...

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 2022-05-28 00:02 

Slashdot

'Why Won't Corsair and Dell Just Let Apple's Touch Bar Die Already?'...

An anonymous reader shares an excerpt from an opinion piece, written by Macworld's Michael Simon: Apple killed its Touch Bar on the 14-inch and 16-inch MacBook Pro last year, but PC makers seem determined to prove the company wrong. First Dell introdu...

 2022-05-28 00:01 

Boing Boing

Revisiting the "Satanic panic" of the 1980s in Stranger Things season 4...

On Polygon , tabletop game historian, Jon Peterson ( Playing at the World , The Elusive Shift ) looks at the "Satanic panic" of the 1980s, which serves as one of the themes in season 4 of Stranger Things . It is an interesting piece about how TSR ...

 2022-05-28 00:01 

Fark

Photoshop these meshed wifi routers [Photoshop]...

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 2022-05-28 00:00 

Boing Boing

Watch a woman struggle for two minutes straight trying to open her marble-sealed Ramune drink...

As anyone who has enjoyed a Ramune — the Japanese soda sealed with a marble — it's not always easy to open. You need to slam the lodged marble into your drink with an included plastic tool to open the bottle. — Read the rest...

 2022-05-27 23:46 

Fark

Rio de Janeiro airport attacked with sexy results [Boobies]...

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 2022-05-27 23:32 

reddit

Protesters' anguished shouts fail to dampen gun enthusiasm at NRA convention in Houston...
 2022-05-27 23:30 

Fark

A research-driven list of policies that would actually have a measurable effect on preventing mass shootings. But this is 'Murica, and you know what 'Muricans think about rootin' tootin...

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 2022-05-27 23:20 

Slashdot

Broadcom To 'Focus On Rapid Transition To Subscription' For VMware...

Broadcom has signaled its $61 billion acquisition of VMware will involve a "rapid transition from perpetual licenses to subscriptions." The Register reports: That's according to Tom Krause, president of the Broadcom Software Group, on Thursday...

 2022-05-27 23:07 

Fark

A woman asks for a "Help" loan and gets rescued from a kidnapping at a bank in Pennsylvania. Tag is for the alert bank representatives that properly recognized the situation [Hero]...

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 2022-05-27 22:52 

Fark

Uvalde police require police protection [Awkward]...

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 2022-05-27 22:43 

reddit

No state charge for billionaire Sanford in child porn probe...
 2022-05-27 22:40 

Slashdot

GoodWill Ransomware Forces Victims To Donate To the Poor...

New submitter Grokew writes: "GoodWill ransomware group propagates very unusual demands in exchange for the decryption key," reports CloudSEK. "The Robin Hood-like group is forcing its victims to donate to the poor and provides financial assis...

 2022-05-27 22:37 

reddit

Jury finds alleged Nazi sympathizer guilty of 5 charges ranging from obstruction to disorderly conduct in Jan. 6 case...
 2022-05-27 22:35 

Fark

I bet he converted a lot of catalysts [Dumbass]...

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 2022-05-27 22:20 

Fark

Mic, drop [Interesting]...

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 2022-05-27 22:16 

Boing Boing

Pastor Jonathan Shelley shows up at Texas city council meeting to say gay people should be executed (video)...

And yet another hate-filled gentleman posing as an outraged Christian pastor reared his bigoted head on Tuesday when he showed up at an Arlington City Council meeting in Texas. Pastor Jonathan Shelley, who runs the anti-LGBTQ Stedfast Baptist Church in Te...

 2022-05-27 22:05 

Fark

West Virginia woman has the proper response to a crazed gunman with an AR-15 [Obvious]...

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 2022-05-27 22:00 

Slashdot

IndyCar Is Moving To 100% Renewable Ethanol In 2023...

An anonymous reader quotes a report from Ars Technica: The IndyCar racing series is switching to an entirely renewable fuel next year. On Friday, ahead of Sunday's Indianapolis 500 race, IndyCar announced that starting next year, the race cars will be...

 2022-05-27 21:59 

reddit

A grisly checklist and a sickening rampage: Inside the Uvalde massacre...
 2022-05-27 21:44 

Fark

66 year old man has mind blowing sex with wife [Giggity]...

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 2022-05-27 21:36 

reddit

'Please send the police now': Uvalde student called 911 multiple times during shooting...
 2022-05-27 21:28 

reddit

Pellet gun recovered after Toronto police shoot dead man 'carrying rifle'...
 2022-05-27 21:20 

Fark

Brazillion police use mobile gas chamber to deal with protester. Rest will be rounded up and marched to the showers [Sad]...

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 2022-05-27 21:20 

Slashdot

Cockroach Reproduction Has Taken a Strange Turn...

In response to pesticides, many cockroach females have lost their taste for sweet stuff, which changes how they make the next generation of insects. From a report: When a male cockroach wants to mate with a female cockroach very much, he will scoot his bu...

 2022-05-27 21:09 

reddit

Uvalde school police chief identified as commander who decided not to breach classroom...
 2022-05-27 21:07 

Fark

Texas Department of Public Safety Director bails on Uvalde police. "It was not the right decision. It was the wrong decision. Period ... We believe there should have been an entry. We don't ha...

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 2022-05-27 21:00 

Boing Boing

This affordable and stylish tabletop fire pit leaves zero mess...

Whether it's winter or summer, there is something so inviting about a fire. It's a great way to create intimate lighting, adds to the coziness of an atmosphere, and enhances the aesthetics of any situation. We haven't even gotten to the s'...

 2022-05-27 20:47 

Fark

Booze, musicians, books, and weird crime are all on the Fark Weird News Quiz, May 19-25 Amateur Carpentry Edition [Spiffy]...

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 2022-05-27 20:45 

Slashdot

Starlink Has Been Approved in Nigeria and Mozambique...

Elon Musk has announced that Starlink, the satellite internet service launched by SpaceX, has been approved in Nigeria and Mozambique. From a report: This news is coming three days after Musk answered a tweet about the service launch in Africa. "Yes, ...

 2022-05-27 20:44 

Boing Boing

Watch: Doggo has no beach etiquette as she amusingly enjoys a day by the sea...

Stealing beach chairs, stalking strangers, sinking "Mom" in a bay ... A golden retriever named Lady makes all kinds of "faux paws" as she enjoys the sea in this hilarious video set to circus music. View this post on Instagram A post shared...

 2022-05-27 20:35 

Fark

Man convicted of 1st-degree murder in beheading case... and having a man bun while not being Toshiro Mifune [Obvious]...

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 2022-05-27 20:20 

Fark

Texas coffinmaker discusses his decision to make 19 caskets for victims and goddammit I'm crying [Sad]...

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 2022-05-27 20:17 

Fark

"None at that time" [Sick]...

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 2022-05-27 20:09 

reddit

Upstate New York teachers put on leave after offensive texts...
 2022-05-27 20:05 

Slashdot

Russian Academics Aim To Punish Colleagues Who Backed Ukraine Invasion...

Some academic researchers in Russia are quietly working to prevent colleagues who have supported their country's invasion of Ukraine from being elected to the Russian Academy of Sciences this month. From a report: If they succeed, they will deny those...

 2022-05-27 20:01 

Fark

Photoshop this sprawling industrial plant [Photoshop]...

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 2022-05-27 20:00 

Boing Boing

Neptunes Portal is an interactive art project that the public can participate in by peeking into a mystifying green cylinder...

In Encinitas, California, you'll find the one and only Neptunes Portal . It is an interactive art project that the public can participate in by peeking into a mystifying green cylinder. Jack Lampl, the creator of this project, has the green cylinder s...

 2022-05-27 19:50 

Fark

Timeline of events in Texas shooting [News]...

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 2022-05-27 19:37 

Fark

Japanese man drops 2,000,000 (over $15,000) on dog costume to fulfill lifelong dream of transforming into an animal. WHO'S A WEIRD BOY? YOU'RE A WEIRD BOY [Weird]...

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 2022-05-27 19:25 

Slashdot

Larger-than-30TB Hard Drives Are Coming Much Sooner Than Expected...

Inside of hard disk drives are platters which hold all your data; these are all manufactured by one company in Japan called Showa Denko which has announced it expects to "realize near-line HDD having storage capacity of more than 30TB" by the end ...

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