I feel like I should have crawled under my desk in support.
Californians: Remember, the reason we have to shut off your power is because we CEOs decided our bonuses were more urgent than the T&D repairs and tree trimming that could have prevented these wildfires. And the reason you can't control your own energy company is because socialism doesn't work and would result in blackouts and disasters.
"What Hunter Biden Did Was Legal — And That’s the Problem"
"UNIX Co-Founder Ken Thompson's BSD Password Has Finally Been Cracked"
We've got a new teleconference camera at my place of work. It's pretty neat. It gives you a wide angle lens of the room and then separate individual lenses that focus in on speakers. It's called a "meeting owl" (and it looks like its name, which also wins points for cuteness).
"Pigs recorded using tools for the first time"
What if we replaced drug corporations with a public R&D #commons for non-proprietary medicines and other health products, and a diverse range of cooperative and community owned manufacturers and distributors?
"A new, non-vaping, non-smoking way to get nicotine has come to America"
Hmm, this just sounds like a dry flower / leaf vaporizer to me. That's not new. I get wanting to distinguish yourself from all the cartridge vaporizers that are killing people now, though.
A better solution would be to kick the nicotine habit altogether (and, if you want to continue to inhale something, switch to vaporizing CBD hemp in its dry flower form).
Biases: I'm an ex-cigarette smoker
The 2019 Ig Nobel Prize Winners
"For achievements that first make people LAUGH then make them THINK."
"The New York Times: 36 Hours in Boone, N.C. (and Environs)"
The Times doing a story on my town? Woah.
Dad. Library Software Developer. Tattoo & sci-fi fan. Vegan. Quaker-Buddhist. Gardener. Introvert. 1979 Westfalia owner.
A perpetual rambler, rarely at ease.
He/him but don't mind they/them.
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