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 2021-03-04 09:30 

Fark

Monkey gatecrashes picnic in park and makes off with Tupperware of grapes, leaving children in shock and tears. Do not taunt the Tupperware monkeys [Amusing]...

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 2021-03-04 08:30 

Fark

"I-5 Strangler" strangled [Ironic]...

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 2021-03-04 07:20 

Fark

The Kushner family is now a health insurance provider. That's the joke. The terrifying joke [Murica]...

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 2021-03-04 07:00 

Slashdot

Space Hurricane Seen Above Magnetic North Pole Was Raining Electrons...

The first space hurricane ever was spotted in August 2014, consisting of "an eddy of plasma, a type of superhot, charged gas found throughout the solar system," reports Business Insider. "And instead of rain, this storm brought showers of elec...

 2021-03-04 06:41 

Fark

Tl/dr just don't buy a house in LA on a hill [Scary]...

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 2021-03-04 06:05 

Fark

Squirrel rehabber may be nuts [Interesting]...

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 2021-03-04 05:30 

Fark

Man wielding ax injures eight, informs police of accomplice with bow whose score is several times higher [Scary]...

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 2021-03-04 05:01 

Fark

Theme of Farktography Contest No. 826: "Your Happy Place". Details and rules in first post. LGT next week's theme [Farktography]...

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 2021-03-04 04:55 

Fark

A Charlie Kirk Turning Point USA bus transported this gentleman to Washington DC to exercise his Constitutional right to attack police with a fire extinguisher [Awkward]...

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 2021-03-04 04:28 

Fark

I guess that Planet of the Apes: Scarface movie crossover is going to have to be tabled for this year [Strange]...

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 2021-03-04 04:04 

Fark

Another white supremacist just farked around and found out from the feds, with bonus "flash-bang grenades at 5 a.m." goodness [Florida]...

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 2021-03-04 03:57 

Fark

Some towns get a metal monolith, Cleveland gets a nose to pick [Strange]...

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 2021-03-04 03:48 

Fark

Quiz: The man that wanted to kill cops at BLM events and has been arrested by the FBI is a) a Boogaloo Boi b) Dutch c) an illegal alien. Yeah its d) all of the above [News]...

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 2021-03-04 03:45 

Boing Boing

Everyone needs a spurtle in their kitchen and this pakka wood set is as sharp as they come...

When you sort through all those kitchen utensils that take up drawer after drawer in your oh-so-well-stocked kitchen, there could be an essential item that you've forgotten. You undoubtedly have a spoon. And you've almost certainly got a spatula. ...

 2021-03-04 03:30 

Slashdot

US Issues Warning After Microsoft Says China Hacked Its Mail Server Program...

An anonymous reader quotes a report from NBC News: The U.S. has issued an emergency warning after Microsoft said it caught China hacking into its mail and calendar server program, called Exchange. The perpetrator, Microsoft said in a blog post, is a hacke...

 2021-03-04 03:14 

Fark

City of Stockton, California learns its lesson after giving free money to the poors [Interesting]...

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 2021-03-04 03:13 

reddit

Texas' power grid CEO fired after deadly February blackouts left millions without electricity and heat for days...
 2021-03-04 03:00 

Fark

Suddenly, couch [Scary]...

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 2021-03-04 02:40 

Fark

Florida Man blows through barricaded crash scene in BMW, nearly hitting six deputies. When pulled over, exits vehicle dressed in a sock, boxers, undershirt, explaining his rush: "I was going to th...

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 2021-03-04 02:30 

reddit

Wisconsin hunters kill 216 wolves in less than 60 hours, sparking uproar...
 2021-03-04 02:23 

Fark

Buttery male and Buttery female charged with copper theft from utility poles. Hillary Clinton unavailable for comment as her power is out [Amusing]...

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 2021-03-04 02:10 

Fark

Only in UT can mother, who got pulled over for making video call while driving, having unrestrained 2-year-old, baby, cocaine in backseat, can also get charged for "Illegal possession of tobacco&#...

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 2021-03-04 02:02 

Slashdot

SpaceX Mars Prototype Rocket Nails Landing For the First Time, But Explodes On Pad...

A SpaceX rocket prototype, known as SN10, soared over South Texas during test flight Wednesday before swooping down to a pinpoint landing near its launch site. Approximately three minutes after landing, however, multiple independent video feeds showed the...

 2021-03-04 01:25 

Slashdot

Cephalopod Passes Cognitive Test Designed For Human Children...

mi shares a report from ScienceAlert: The marshmallow test, or Stanford marshmallow experiment, is pretty straightforward. A child is placed in a room with a marshmallow. They are told, if they can manage not to eat the marshmallow for 15 minutes, they...

 2021-03-04 01:10 

Fark

No, constantly tripping balls is not a productivity hack that improves your psychological well being [Obvious]...

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 2021-03-04 01:00 

Fark

Photoshop these Slightly-swaying Sentinels [Photoshop]...

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 2021-03-04 00:54 

reddit

Lawsuit: Former New Orleans police officer sexually abused 14-year-old he drove to hospital for rape kit...
 2021-03-04 00:45 

Slashdot

AMD Unveils New Radeon RX 6700 XT Midrange GPU To Take On GeForce RTX 3060 Ti...

MojoKid writes: AMD announced a new member of its Radeon RX 6000 series graphics card line-up today, dubbed Radeon RX 6700 XT. Based on AMD's RDNA 2 GPU architecture, the Radeon RX 6700 XT targets high frame rate 1440p gaming at max image quality with...

 2021-03-04 00:26 

Fark

SpaceX just stuck the landing on their flying grain silo [News]...

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 2021-03-04 00:21 

Fark

A South Carolina man has been arrested for stealing four classics and taking them to the chop shop [News]...

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 2021-03-04 00:02 

Slashdot

Apple Launches Service For Transferring iCloud Photos, Videos To Google Photos...

An anonymous reader quotes a report from MacRumors: Apple this week introduced a new service that's designed to make it quick and easy for iCloud users to transfer their stored photos and videos to Google Photos. As outlined in an Apple support docume...

 2021-03-03 23:50 

Fark

Q anon idiot who vandalized America's Stonehenge arrested [Cool]...

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 2021-03-03 23:46 

Boing Boing

Elfquest audio movie announced, with livestream event Friday...

Fantasy classic Elfquest —my favorite fantasy series and a regular subject here at BB ( previously , previously , previously )—is to become an audio movie with a cast of 40 voice actors and an original orchestral score. You can catch the offic...

 2021-03-03 23:20 

Fark

ProTip: If you don't want folks to enjoy rumpy-pumpy at your rest stops, don't call them lay-bys (possible nsfw content on page) [PSA]...

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 2021-03-03 23:20 

Slashdot

Facebook Lifts Political Ad Ban...

Facebook will lift its ban on political ads on Thursday, ending a self-imposed prohibition that began immediately after the November 2020 general election and remained active for months. Politico reports: Facebook informed top political advertisers of its...

 2021-03-03 22:58 

reddit

House cancels Thursday session after police warn of 'possible plot to breach the Capitol'...
 2021-03-03 22:50 

Fark

It's not very smart to post a pic of a monkey on social media underneath the pic of a black man - especially if you're a cop. Wait, I'm pretty sure I have a meme for this. Hang on [Stupid]...

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 2021-03-03 22:40 

Slashdot

How Worried Should You Be About Those Tom Cruise Deepfakes?...

Are the TikTok deepfake videos of Tom Cruise doing magic and playing golf a threat to global democracy? Not exactly. "[T]he reality is that they took a lot of time, technical expertise, and the skilled performance of a real actor," reports VICE Ne...

 2021-03-03 22:35 

Fark

The U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops is urging people to seek alternatives to the safe and effective COVID vaccines that are available [Facepalm]...

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 2021-03-03 22:34 

Boing Boing

Listen to the original version of "Superman," the 1969 pop-psych song that REM covered...

I've been a fan of REM since the early 1980s, and Lifes Rich Pageant (1986) is my favorite of their albums. That's why I'm surprised that somehow I slept on the fact that "Superman" is actually a cover of a 1969 song by Houston pop-psy...

 2021-03-03 22:20 

Fark

Sorry Pastor Bo-Peep, but your sheeple have aQwoken and are out of their flocking minds [Obvious]...

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 2021-03-03 22:20 

Slashdot

Okta Says It's Buying Security Rival Auth0 For $6.5 Billion...

Okta, whose cloud software allows office workers to access all of their apps through a secure online service, said on Wednesday that it's spending $6.5 billion to acquire rival Auth0. CNBC reports: Okta's shares plunged about 13% in extended tradi...

 2021-03-03 22:16 

reddit

Georgia district investigating teacher who said Breonna Taylor deserved to get shot...
 2021-03-03 22:10 

Fark

Urge to vaccinate... rising [Weeners]...

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 2021-03-03 22:02 

Slashdot

ICANN Refuses To Accredit Pirate Bay Founder Peter Sunde Due To His 'Background'...

An anonymous reader quotes a report from TorrentFreak: Peter Sunde is one of the original Pirate Bay founders, but in recent years he's mostly known for his role in various Internet-related startups. This includes domain registrar Sarek, for which Sun...

 2021-03-03 21:53 

reddit

Retailers put brakes on Texas and Mississippi move to scrap mask mandates...
 2021-03-03 21:45 

Boing Boing

The SmartMike+ is a wireless stereo mic that makes smartphone audio sound amazing...

While the process of recording everything from a vlog to a musical performance has definitely seen some huge improvements since the advent of the smartphone, that, by no stretch, means that we've worked out all the kinks quite yet. Because, while devi...

 2021-03-03 21:39 

Boing Boing

Gentleman has huge fit when denied at Trader Joe's for mask rules, muscles his way inside anyway...

View this post on Instagram A post shared by @davenewworld_ An angry Texas gentleman has a fit because a Trader Joe's employee won't let both of his kids in without wearing masks. He, too, is unmasked, but is using the ol' Karen line of having...

 2021-03-03 21:30 

Fark

It's that time again: The 2021 Fark Fiction Anthology is open for submissions. You'll laugh, you'll cry, you'll find squirrels in uncomfortable places. This is your Fark Writer's T...

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 2021-03-03 21:22 

Slashdot

Samsung Will Soon Ship Micro LED TVs, But Mini LED Still Leads the Lineup...

Samsung has announced imminent availability (most models will start shipping this month) for its high-end Micro LED and Mini LED TV lineup. ArsTechnica adds: We'll get to Micro LED in a minute, but let's start with the mainstream high end, which c...

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