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 2022-03-20 18:15 

Fark

Guy documents 30 days of eating Taco Bell. Day 26 - make it stop [Dumbass]...

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 2022-03-20 18:08 

Boing Boing

This website collects quotes from pro-Putin conservatives...

The Republican Accountability project has a new website featuring quotes from the " MAGA wing of the GOP" who are rootin' for Putin by pushing lies that Ukraine is a fake country run by Nazis....

 2022-03-20 17:41 

reddit

'Proud to be an Iupiaq woman': Apayauq Reitan makes history as first out trans woman in the Iditarod...
 2022-03-20 17:34 

Slashdot

Can We Write Better Algorithms With Machine Learning?...

Quanta magazine describes an "explosion of interest" in what they're calling algorithms with predictions, arguing that machine learning tools "have, in a real way, rejuvenated research into basic algorithms."Machine learning and tradit...

 2022-03-20 17:20 

Boing Boing

Cyclist frustrates the DC trucker convoy...

Those truckers are not having a lot of luck making whatever their point is supposed to be. JUST IN: A bicyclist is brilliantly trolling the trucker convoy in downtown DC right now, per @shutdown_dc . pic.twitter.com/zK375npeft — No Lie with Brian Ty...

 2022-03-20 17:09 

reddit

Rescuer, who shot South Carolina man who fell into lake, acted in self defense, prosecutors say...
 2022-03-20 17:02 

Fark

The Merriam-Webster word of the day for March 20 is largesse. As in, the snail put a largesse on his car so people would say 'look at that s-car go.' [Amusing]...

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 2022-03-20 16:43 

reddit

80% of Canadians support unlimited Ukrainian refugees: poll...
 2022-03-20 16:40 

Fark

Shocker: Higher airfares aren't all about the jet fuel costs [PSA]...

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 2022-03-20 16:34 

Slashdot

How Do You Like Ubuntu's New Logo?...

Slashdot reader mmanciop reminded us that Ubuntu released a new version of its "circle of friends" logo this week (which its designer says gives it "a more contemporary look and feel.") From the Ubuntu blog:We proudly present to you the tr...

 2022-03-20 16:18 

reddit

Russia is replacing McDonald's. McDonald's closed all of it's 847 restaurants in Russia in opposition to Putin's invasion of Ukraine. In response, Russia is launching a near identical ...
 2022-03-20 16:10 

Boing Boing

The Clash gives a thumbs up to a Ukrainian resistance version of "London Calling"...

The surviving members of The Clash have given permission to the Ukrainian punk band Beton to raise support funds with a new version of the 1979 ballad "London Calling." Beton's version has new lyrics about Ukraine's resistance against Puti...

 2022-03-20 16:00 

Fark

Day 25 of WW3: Russia bombs another school and transports Ukrainians to camps far within Russia, Putin wonders if he will receive a coup in the etat, and Ukraine whacks another Russian general. It'...

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 2022-03-20 15:34 

Slashdot

Former Employee Accused of Defrauding Apple Out of $10 Million...

"A former Apple employee has been charged with defrauding the tech giant out of more than $10 million," reports NBC News, "by taking kickbacks, stealing equipment and laundering money, federal prosecutors said."Dhirendra Prasad, 52, worked...

 2022-03-20 15:31 

reddit

Nashville firefighter who called council members white supremacists suspended for 16 days...
 2022-03-20 15:00 

Boing Boing

Enrolling in these Mindless courses may be the ultimate form of self-care...

Just like you go to the gym, take vitamins, and buy healthful food at the grocery store (well, try to anyway), your mental health is also of great importance daily. But not all of us have the tools or knowledge to understand how to keep our minds healthy,...

 2022-03-20 14:56 

reddit

US admiral says China fully militarized isles...
 2022-03-20 14:34 

Slashdot

Tech Casualties of Russia's War in Ukraine: Open Source and the Cloud?...

Long-time Slashdot reader theodp writes: In On the Weaponisation of Open Source, software engineering consultant Gerald Benischke examines how the Russian invasion of Ukraine has spilled over into areas of software development, with some unintended conseq...

 2022-03-20 14:15 

reddit

A man was fatally shot by his rescuer after falling in a South Carolina lake. The shooting has been ruled self-defense...
 2022-03-20 14:14 

reddit

Russian Media: "Vladimir Putin has assumed a historic responsibility for the final solution of the Ukrainian question"...
 2022-03-20 14:12 

Fark

Are you a data analyst who enjoys religion and observing animals in your spare time? Well now you know why people tend to leave the room when you arrive [Interesting]...

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 2022-03-20 13:45 

Fark

Your Uber driver is (a) a grad student trying to make ends meet, (b) a musician doing a side gig, or (c) the former finance minister of Afghanistan [Murica]...

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 2022-03-20 13:30 

Fark

Generous Ukrainian border guard offers departing Belarussian ambassador a parting gift [Amusing]...

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 2022-03-20 13:14 

reddit

Russian mercenaries in Ukraine linked to far-right extremists...
 2022-03-20 13:01 

Fark

Photoshop this Rafflesia banoana. Difficulty: No "Little Shop of Horrors" [Photoshop]...

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 2022-03-20 13:00 

Boing Boing

Check out London's new underground rail line (just don't call it the Underground)...

Technically, the Elizabeth Line is but the first part of Crossrail , an expansion of the city's rail system so sprawling and expensive that it is most certainly it's own thing , not part of the London Underground . But even Transport For London...

 2022-03-20 13:00 

Fark

CSB Sunday Morning: Spring Break stories [CSB]...

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 2022-03-20 12:46 

reddit

Twenty People Shot at Arkansas Car Show...
 2022-03-20 12:15 

Boing Boing

8 year old girl crushes Korn's "Freak on a Leash"...

The O'Keefe Music Foundation sure does nurture some amazing young musical talent. Case in point is this group of O'Keefe students, led by 8 year singer, Zo Franziska, doing a killer cover of Korn's "Freak on a Leash." Dare I say, I lik...

 2022-03-20 12:15 

Boing Boing

The Tao of Coach John McGuirk...

As a boy, I consciously sought wisdom from various father figures. That's not because my dad wasn't around or anything; I just wanted to make sure I always got a second opinion. Whenever my dad would dole out a morsel of knowledge that didn't ...

 2022-03-20 12:09 

reddit

Don't come fight for Ukraine unless you're already trained, foreign legion says...
 2022-03-20 11:45 

Fark

Not a photoshop. Zammit family keeping their front yard, all $40million dollars worth [Cool]...

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 2022-03-20 11:34 

reddit

Ukraine Intelligence reports Russia's elite wants to eliminate Putin, they have already chosen a successor...
 2022-03-20 11:34 

Slashdot

Linux Random Number Generator Sees Major Improvements...

An anonymous Slashdot reader summarizes some important news from the web page of Jason Donenfeld (creator of the open-source VPN protocol WireGuard):The Linux kernel's random number generator has seen its first set of major improvements in over a deca...

 2022-03-20 11:30 

Fark

Romero research institute determines drought caused by hotter weather, less rain [Obvious]...

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 2022-03-20 11:29 

reddit

Russia accused of bombing school sheltering hundreds in Ukraine...
 2022-03-20 11:26 

reddit

Ukraine's Zelenskyy appeals to Russians; officials say Mariupol art school bombed...
 2022-03-20 11:15 

Fark

Manhattan teacher who ate spaghetti, sucked on man's nipple during Zoom class returns to school 17 months later, angering students and parents. Some lessons are better left in a virtual setting [S...

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 2022-03-20 10:55 

reddit

West hits Vladimir Putin's fake news factories with wave of sanctions...
 2022-03-20 10:46 

reddit

South African court halts construction of Amazon HQ on sacred land...
 2022-03-20 10:05 

Fark

A bit less In And Out in future for Prince Andrew [Obvious]...

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 2022-03-20 09:51 

reddit

Elon Musk slammed for 'insensitive' Netflix meme mocking woke content...
 2022-03-20 09:29 

reddit

Journalist killed in overnight shooting in Virginia...
 2022-03-20 09:25 

Fark

What does a 64 year old Indian yoga guru concerned about soil degradation do about it? Obviously it involves motorcycles [Cool]...

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 2022-03-20 08:45 

Fark

Money for nothin', snacks for free [Dumbass]...

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 2022-03-20 08:05 

Fark

JetBlue flight delayed because *rolls dice* the people who were supposed to let the passengers off the plane all went home for the night [Fail]...

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 2022-03-20 07:45 

Fark

Misha, is Vlad, is time for you shining, yes? [Amusing]...

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 2022-03-20 07:44 

Slashdot

Self-Driving Trucks Could Replace 90% of Human Long-Distance Truckers, Finds Study...

There are already several startups focused on replacing long-haul freight trucks with self-driving trucks, reports Bloomberg — and the potential is huge. (Alternate URLs here and here.)The short trip from a factory or distribution center to an inter...

 2022-03-20 07:39 

reddit

Ukraine crisis: claims Mariupol women and children forcibly sent to Russia | Ukraine...
 2022-03-20 07:20 

reddit

The owners of two Waukesha gas stations have sued Woodman's, saying the grocery chain kept its gas prices too low...

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