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 2020-09-24 08:25 

Fark

America's oldest living Marine recently turned 107--and she's still one tough jarhead [Hero]...

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 2020-09-24 07:45 

Fark

Claiming "maritime law" won't help much if you're stealing a boat on the river. Mugshot pic looks just as you'd expect [Facepalm]...

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 2020-09-24 07:00 

Slashdot

ISS Successfully Dodges 'Unknown Piece of Space Debris'...

With space junk piling up around our planet, the International Space Station needed to perform a last-minute avoidance maneuver Tuesday to steer clear of an "unknown piece of space debris expected to pass within several kilometers." From a report:...

 2020-09-24 06:30 

Fark

Burning Rubber [Dumbass]...

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 2020-09-24 06:27 

reddit

ICE whistleblower: Mexico investigating US immigrant sterilisations...
 2020-09-24 06:00 

reddit

Anger as no officers directly charged for Breonna Taylor death | US & Canada...
 2020-09-24 05:16 

reddit

Palm oil labor abuses linked to world's top brands, banks...
 2020-09-24 05:05 

reddit

Teacher from Texas fired for wearing Black Lives Matter mask...
 2020-09-24 05:05 

Fark

Fenn, Forrest, Fenn [Followup]...

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 2020-09-24 04:41 

Fark

I Wouldn't Be Caught Dead with You Department: Columbia man arrested for abandoning wife's corpse [Weird]...

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 2020-09-24 04:39 

reddit

Sacramento County Sheriff's Department fires deputy seen on video punching a 14-year-old boy | Updates...
 2020-09-24 04:34 

reddit

Longcat: OG internet meme passes away after 18 long years...
 2020-09-24 04:17 

reddit

South Korea official shot dead by North Korean troops after crossing border: Seoul...
 2020-09-24 04:05 

Fark

Too much glycyrrhizic acid will make your heart stop, and it's found in candy, but only in the kind you get if your neighbors suck. Good luck trick-or-treating, kids [Strange]...

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 2020-09-24 04:01 

Fark

Theme of Farktography Contest No. 803: "If I Toad You Once I've Toad You a Thousand Times". Details and rules in first post. LGT next week's theme [Farktography]...

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 2020-09-24 03:45 

Fark

Don't text and drive. But if you do don't run over an old man crossing the road. And if you do make sure it isn't your own father in law [Awkward]...

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 2020-09-24 03:30 

Slashdot

The Short Weird Life -- and Potential Afterlife -- of Quantum Radar...

sciencehabit writes: A mini-arms race is unfolding in the supposed field of quantum radar, spurred by press reports in 2016 that China had built one -- potentially threatening the ability of stealthy military aircraft to hide from conventional radars. Gov...

 2020-09-24 03:18 

Fark

Keep firearms secured, don't smoke while refueling, and no junk food display in the checkout lane [Asinine]...

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 2020-09-24 03:07 

reddit

Man finds 9-carat diamond at Crater of Diamonds State Park...
 2020-09-24 02:50 

Fark

Google will now show you how bad COVID-19 is on their maps [Interesting]...

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 2020-09-24 02:43 

reddit

Buffalo police: protester struck by vehicle in Niagara Square...
 2020-09-24 02:30 

Fark

California's Creek Fire is now single most massive wildfire in state's history, burning 286,519 acres in Fresno and Madera counties (so far) [News]...

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 2020-09-24 02:15 

Fark

Car dealerships in Arizona, Nevada, and Oregon are about to make a fortune [Cool]...

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 2020-09-24 02:10 

Boing Boing

Learn how you can develop in-demand DevOps skills with the help of this training...

DevOps moves so fast they had to mash two words together into the job title so they could be said faster. It's a process of lightning-fast experimentation and iteration. Try something, see if it works, optimize it, and move forward. It's a constan...

 2020-09-24 02:02 

Slashdot

Blizzard Co-Founder Mike Morhaime Launches New Gaming Endeavor Dreamhaven...

Mike Morhaime, the cofounder of Blizzard Entertainment, has launched a new game company called Dreamhaven, and it has established two new game studios: Moonshot and Secret Door. VentureBeat reports: The Irvine, California-based company is a pretty good cl...

 2020-09-24 01:56 

Fark

The CDC would like to let you know that your Halloween costume mask does not serve as a replacement for a face mask [Scary]...

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 2020-09-24 01:39 

reddit

The company email promised bonuses. It was a hoax — and Tribune Publishing staff are furious....
 2020-09-24 01:34 

reddit

NASA chief warns Congress about Chinese space station...
 2020-09-24 01:25 

Slashdot

'Amnesia: The Dark Descent' and 'A Machine For Pigs' Are Now Open Source...

Legendary horror game Amnesia: The Dark Descent and A Machine for Pigs is now open source, meaning that modders can dig in and see what lies underneath the hood of both games. Polygon reports: The full source code for The Dark Descent and A Machine for Pi...

 2020-09-24 01:22 

Fark

It's just another New Year's Eve, another one not like all the rest. It's just another New Year's Eve, no Times Square you'll see, will be just fine [Sad]...

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 2020-09-24 01:21 

Fark

Two police officers shot. This is your Louisville protest thread [News]...

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 2020-09-24 01:03 

Fark

Here's a beautiful cake that I'll never be able to make, then I'll try to reorganize my closet and fail miserably; in conclusion, I plan to spend the afternoon doing needlepoint and stabbi...

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 2020-09-24 00:51 

reddit

Officers busted car windows, broke man's elbow in arrest for traffic violation. CMPD determined it wasn't excessive force....
 2020-09-24 00:48 

reddit

Officer shot at Brook Street and Broadway in Louisville...
 2020-09-24 00:46 

Fark

California out of farks to give on climate dodderers and to ban all gasoline powered vehicles before Blade Runner II even begins [Cool]...

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 2020-09-24 00:45 

Slashdot

Researchers Found the Manual For the World's Oldest Surviving Computer...

Researchers will be able to gain a deeper understanding of what's considered the world's oldest surviving (digital) computer after its long-lost user manual was unearthed. Engadget reports: The Z4, which was built in 1945, runs on tape, takes up m...

 2020-09-24 00:40 

reddit

Body camera video shows officer involved shooting of 13-year-old with Asperger's after mom calls for help...
 2020-09-24 00:21 

reddit

NYPD Officer charged with Spying for China...
 2020-09-24 00:14 

Fark

Alaskan bear breaks into zoo. Yes, into [Ironic]...

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 2020-09-24 00:02 

Fark

If you're planning to break into a house to get laid, make absolutely certain it isn't Spanaway Sandy's [Hero]...

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 2020-09-24 00:02 

Slashdot

T-Mobile Hits Back At AT&T and Verizon After Spectrum-Hoarding Accusations...

An anonymous reader quotes a report from Ars Technica: T-Mobile US CEO Mike Sievert yesterday fired back at AT&T and Verizon, saying the carriers' complaints about T-Mobile obtaining more spectrum licenses show that they are afraid of competition. ...

 2020-09-24 00:00 

Fark

Photoshop these fall goodies [Photoshop]...

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 2020-09-23 23:58 

Boing Boing

Alexei Navalny leaves Berlin hospital one month after Novichok poisoning in Russia...

Alexei Navalny, Russian opposition leader and critic of Vladimir Putin, has been released from the hospital in Berlin where he was treated for poisoning by a Russian military nerve agent Novichok. Navalny intends to return to Russia when he has recovered ...

 2020-09-23 23:52 

Boing Boing

Juliette Grco, French chanteuse, dies at 93...

French singer and recording star Juliette Grco, whose career spanned more than six decades, died September 23 at her home in Ramatuelle, France. She was 93. Grco was one of the few remaining living contemporaries to Jean-Paul Sartre, Simone de Beauvoir, J...

 2020-09-23 23:45 

reddit

Ex-cop who drove drunk and killed pedestrian gets lighter sentence during emotional hearing...
 2020-09-23 23:40 

Fark

Mainiacs are done with heroin, switched entirely to fentanyl [Murica]...

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 2020-09-23 23:38 

Boing Boing

Why do cats love hiding in cardboard boxes so much?...

"You can take any box big enough for your cat, cut holes in it, and you're done! a toy and a house for your cat! ," says Hosico Cat. [video]...

 2020-09-23 23:34 

Boing Boing

Man dies from eating too much black licorice candy, here's the weird scientific reason why...

A Massachusetts construction worker who really enjoyed black licorice, and ate a bag and a half every day for a few weeks, ended up dying from eating too much of the candy. Doctors said Wednesday he died because the glycyrrhizic acid in the black licorice...

 2020-09-23 23:23 

Boing Boing

No more 'Uncle Ben's,' now the rice brand is 'Ben's Original'...

Mars, the company behind "Uncle Ben's," today revealed a new, slightly less racist brand name for the popular quick-cooking American rice. "Ben's Original." From AP: Mars had announced in the summer that the Uncle Ben's brand w...

 2020-09-23 23:20 

Slashdot

Louisiana Shuts Down Voter Registration Site For 'Scheduled Maintenance' On National Voter Registration Day...

mabu writes: National Voter Registration Day, earmarked to call attention to encouraging more people to register to vote, is a pinnacle of many state's voter registration drives. Unfortunately in the state of Louisiana, its secretary of state Kyle Ard...

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