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 2019-05-27 05:56 

Fark

Florida art museum underwater. Surprisingly not from global warming [Cool]...

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 2019-05-27 05:09 

Fark

In a contest over which state has the biggest rocks blocking their roads, Colorado wins by a landslide [Repeat]...

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 2019-05-27 04:04 

Fark

Two brothers from Ohio do something extraordinary. This is not a repeat from 1903 [Cool]...

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 2019-05-27 03:59 

Boing Boing

New York Times: Navy pilots reported a rash of strange UFO encounters...

The New York Times reports that in 2014 and 2015, Navy pilots flying off the aircraft carrier Theodore Roosevelt reported frequent encounters with UFOs and captured video of the sightings. I'm not saying they're extraterrestrials... Really, I'...

 2019-05-27 03:34 

Slashdot

Some Americans Have Fled The Country To Escape Student Loan Debt...

"Some student loan borrowers are packing their bags and fleeing from the U.S. to other countries, where the cost of living is often lower and debt collectors wield less power over them," reports CNBC:Chad Haag considered living in a cave to escape...

 2019-05-27 02:47 

Fark

If you're on the run from cops, be sure you know what kind of fuel you put in your car [Dumbass]...

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 2019-05-27 01:47 

Slashdot

WHO Officially Classifies 'Gaming Disorder' As An Illness...

Saturday the World Health Organization officially adopted the latest update to its International Classification of Diseases (ICD) -- and added "gaming disorder" to its list of modern diseases. It's in a list of harmful behaviors which also inc...

 2019-05-27 01:12 

Fark

"We're gonna need a bigger beach" [Scary]...

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 2019-05-27 00:47 

Slashdot

Microsoft Teams With Alphabet's X and Brilliant For Online Quantum Computing Class...

"Learn to build quantum algorithms from the ground up with a quantum computer simulated in your browser," suggests a new online course. "The very concept of a quantum computer can be daunting, let alone programming it, but Microsoft thinks it ...

 2019-05-27 00:29 

reddit

FBI: Old Shasta woman kidnapped two Ohio children, she claims she rescued them from abuse...
 2019-05-27 00:10 

Fark

Sometimes the bull wins [News]...

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 2019-05-27 00:00 

Fark

Photoshop this old-timey photo of a man and his cat [Photoshop]...

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 2019-05-26 23:58 

reddit

San Francisco police union calls on chief to resign after raid on reporter's home...
 2019-05-26 23:48 

reddit

Over 537 children test HIV positive in Pakistan village...
 2019-05-26 23:33 

Fark

California water ride malfunctions, passengers are not amused [Scary]...

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 2019-05-26 23:30 

Slashdot

Elon Musk on Twitter: 'Trains Should Be On Surface, Cars Below'...

An anonymous reader writes:The SFGate site reports that Elon Musk engaged in a "bizarre Twitter fight" after someone suggested underground tunnels were better for trains than cars. "Opposite is true," Musk argued. "You can have 100'...

 2019-05-26 22:56 

reddit

Passengers claim they were left on sweltering Sunwing plane for hours with no air conditioning...
 2019-05-26 22:45 

Slashdot

'Boring Company' Video Suggests Company Is Abandoning Underground Rails...

An anonymous reader quotes Business Insider: Shortly after news broke that Elon Musk's Boring Company landed its first tunnel-building project in Las Vegas, it released a video of two Teslas racing in its tunnel near Los Angeles -- one using the roads...

 2019-05-26 22:37 

Fark

Rare Macrochelys temminckii caught in Lamar County, MS weighs in at 62 pounds of ... JFC, is that its mouth? [Scary]...

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 2019-05-26 21:56 

reddit

Murray Gell-Mann, Nobel Prize-winning physicist who named quarks, dies at 89...
 2019-05-26 21:50 

Slashdot

How a Professor Beat Roulette, Crediting a Non-Existent Supercomputer...

I loved this story. The Hustle remembers how in 1964 a world-renowned medical professor found a way to beat roulette wheels, kicking off a five-year winning streak in which he amassed $1,250,000 ($8,000,000 today).He noticed that at the end of each night,...

 2019-05-26 21:49 

Fark

F-15s intercept St. Louis business jet after communications lost, observe jet descend rapidly, crash into ocean off Fort Lauderdale. Bermuda Shave [Weird]...

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 2019-05-26 21:43 

reddit

Vietnam War memorial tagged with graffiti in Boston; American flags thrown in creek...
 2019-05-26 21:24 

reddit

China's automated censors cutting deep ahead of Tiananmen anniversary...
 2019-05-26 20:49 

Slashdot

'The Future of AT&T Is An Ad-tracking Nightmare Hellworld'...

There's something scary in Fortune's new article about AT&T:"Say you and your neighbor are both DirecTV customers and you're watching the same live program at the same time," says Brian Lesser, who oversees the vast data-crunching oper...

 2019-05-26 20:48 

Fark

White supremacist flat-earther arrested for vandalism, and possibly for his own safety as it's hard to imagine anyone that farking stupid not being a danger to themselves [Dumbass]...

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 2019-05-26 20:36 

Boing Boing

Poland has asked the European Court of Justice to overturn the #CopyrightDirective...

The government of Poland has filed a complaint with the European Court of Justice, arguing that the recently passed Copyright Directive amounts of a form of censorship, "forbidden not only in the Polish constitution but also in the EU treaties." T...

 2019-05-26 20:09 

Fark

Lightning strikes tree, tree experiences The Quickening (w/ amazing photos) [Cool]...

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 2019-05-26 20:00 

Fark

Photoshop this pasta [Photoshop]...

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 2019-05-26 19:55 

Boing Boing

The Chinese company that bought Grindr wasn't supposed to let Chinese engineers access Americans' data -- but it did...

In January 2018, Beijing Kunlun Tech Co Ltd -- already an $93 million investor in Grindr -- bought out the company for a further $152m. Despite assurances to the Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States that the company would not access Americ...

 2019-05-26 19:46 

Slashdot

In A World First, Scientists Change Snail's Shell-Coiling Direction With CRISPR...

"Most snails are 'righties'. Now scientists have found genes that can change the shell coiling direction," writes the New York Times. ( Non-paywalled version here ) Suren Enfiajyan shares their report:Studying these snails offers clues to ...

 2019-05-26 19:44 

Boing Boing

These corporations backed the politicians who will murder women by banning legal, safe abortions...

Without generous financial support of six companies ( AT&T, Eli Lily, Walmart, Pfizer, Coca-Cola, and Aetna ), the politicians who are enacting bans on legal, safe abortion would not have attained office; these companies don't fund these politicians b...

 2019-05-26 19:39 

reddit

Two veterans of war, one 95 and another 85, graduate high school...
 2019-05-26 19:39 

reddit

30 dead, 200 missing after boat sinking on Congo lake...
 2019-05-26 19:06 

Fark

Buried and obscure lede: WHAM [Followup]...

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 2019-05-26 18:56 

Boing Boing

Remembering the pre-Netscape browsers...

Young ones, gather round, and let Ole Grampa Doctorow tell you about the glory days, before the creation and deprecation of the tag, when tables were still a glimmer in a data-structure's eye, when a DOM advertised in the back pages of your weekly fre...

 2019-05-26 18:44 

Boing Boing

Just look at this suspect's gun that turned out to be a banana...

Just look at it . ( Thanks, Mom! ) Read the rest...

 2019-05-26 18:42 

reddit

Log ride malfunction injures 3 family members, 1 critically, at California amusement park...
 2019-05-26 18:42 

reddit

Miss. lawmaker accused of punching wife issues joint statement with her, does not apologize...
 2019-05-26 18:34 

Slashdot

Will Disney+ Destroy Netflix?...

"Netflix has 175 days left to pull off a miracle... or it's all over," argues a headline at Forbes for an article by the chief analyst at disruption research firm RiskHedge: Netflix is not the future of TV. Netflix changed how we watch TV, but...

 2019-05-26 18:19 

reddit

Search continues for missing 5-year-old Utah girl, uncle in custody...
 2019-05-26 17:34 

Slashdot

MIDI Association Explains 'Capability Inquiry' Features In MIDI 2.0...

Friday the MIDI Association published an introduction to MIDI 2.0, describing updates to the already-evolving 36-year-old standard, including MIDI-CI, Profiles and Property Exchange:MIDI 2.0 updates MIDI with new auto-configuration, extended resolution, i...

 2019-05-26 17:29 

Fark

Attack of the Canadian bacon [Scary]...

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 2019-05-26 17:23 

reddit

Opioid Maker Agrees to Pay Oklahoma $85 Million Over Claims Company Helped Create Addiction Crisis...
 2019-05-26 16:51 

reddit

FAA investigating two airports where Chick-fil-A restaurants were excluded...
 2019-05-26 16:34 

Slashdot

What If We Could Reuse The Packaging on Consumer Products?...

"The shampoo bottle, the deodorant stick, razors and even your toothbrush -- they all get thrown away when they're empty or worn out. But if they were reusable -- or refillable -- just imagine how much waste could be avoided." That's how B...

 2019-05-26 16:32 

Fark

Earthquake hits Peru near metal mines. Metal militia sent to help [News]...

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 2019-05-26 16:27 

reddit

These Americans fled the country to escape their giant student debt...
 2019-05-26 16:18 

reddit

City estimates Klan rally cost $650,000 for security...
 2019-05-26 16:11 

reddit

Child sex offender arrested after confessing to vigilante group...

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