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 2021-04-19 10:14 

Slashdot

NASA Begins First Attempt of 'Ingenuity' Helicopter's Flight on Mars...

Slashdot reader quonset reminds us that NASA's Mars helicopter "is officially 'go' for flight!" reports the Twitter feed of the Perserverance Rover, which notes that its cameras are ready to film the historic event. "Watch with the...

 2021-04-19 09:30 

Fark

And so it begins, California [Scary]...

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 2021-04-19 08:57 

reddit

The US has reported at least 50 mass shootings since the Atlanta spa shootings...
 2021-04-19 08:35 

Fark

Trump-voting counties going to be deciding factor in reaching herd immunity. Nice infection you got there. Shame if anything happened to it [Sick]...

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 2021-04-19 07:44 

reddit

Five people shot in Louisiana incident; 3rd U.S. multiple shooting in one day...
 2021-04-19 07:35 

Fark

Police training terrorists? It's more likely than you think [Sick]...

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 2021-04-19 07:04 

Slashdot

Nvidia's CEO Predicts a Metaverse Will Transform Our World...

"Jensen Huang, the CEO of Nvidia, the nation's most valuable semiconductor company, with a stock price of $645 a share and a market cap of $400 billion, is out to create the metaverseTime magazine. Huang defines it as "a virtual world that is ...

 2021-04-19 06:20 

Fark

American police gear up in armor and weapons and stand menacingly outside church harboring victims of police violence. Subby has nothing witty or clever, just bitter sorrow and horror [Sick]...

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 2021-04-19 05:35 

Fark

Idiot sport climber bolts up three new routes directly through wall of ancient petroglyphs near Moab [Dumbass]...

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 2021-04-19 04:35 

Fark

"Junior, what are you doing in there?" - "Mom, leave me alone, I'm meditating" [Giggity]...

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 2021-04-19 04:33 

reddit

Five people injured at a shooting in Shreveport, Louisiana: KSLA...
 2021-04-19 04:09 

reddit

Police in Texas hunting former deputy sheriff after triple homicide...
 2021-04-19 03:41 

Fark

The definitive guide to the world's hidden blunders. Patios with slatted chairs, Drew's secret lair where he nukes the Politics tab both conspicuously absent [Unlikely]...

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 2021-04-19 03:37 

Boing Boing

Add this professional-grade blender to your kitchen arsenal for under $100...

If you're looking for a demarcation point between people who have a kitchen and people who actually use their kitchen, a quality blender might be a solid way of telling the difference between the two. For those whose culinary abilities don't go fa...

 2021-04-19 03:34 

Slashdot

Bitcoin, Other Cryptocurrencies Plummet This Weekend...

"The mania that drove crypto assets to records as Coinbase went public last week turned on itself on the weekend," report Bloomberg — as the price of bitcoin took a big dive:The world's biggest cryptocurrency plunged as much as 15% on Su...

 2021-04-19 03:32 

reddit

Single Pfizer or AstraZeneca dose produces strong antibody response | Vaccines and immunisation...
 2021-04-19 03:03 

reddit

Reuters: EXCLUSIVE Canada's Ontario to expand use of AstraZeneca COVID vaccine as epidemic rages....
 2021-04-19 02:53 

Fark

Well this is not at all disturbing - Chicago pharmacist selling blank vaccination cards [Scary]...

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 2021-04-19 02:05 

Fark

Elephants leave quite an impression on ivory poacher [Ironic]...

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 2021-04-19 01:53 

Fark

Narcocat. Narcocat. Does whatever a narcocat does... which is to traffic narcotics. Bad kitty [Strange]...

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 2021-04-19 01:48 

reddit

13 people dead as SUV falls into Philippine irrigation canal...
 2021-04-19 01:34 

Slashdot

Edward Snowden's NFT Self-Portrait Sells for $5.4 Million in Charity Auction...

Gizmodo reports:The latest big name to get in on the NFT craze is former intelligence contractor and whistleblower Edward Snowden, who on Friday auctioned off an original NFT art piece for roughly $5.4 million worth of the cryptocurrency Ether. Titled ...

 2021-04-19 01:05 

Fark

In the southern country where I come from, the Jagger Library burns and it ain't no fun, but hang fire...hang fire [Sad]...

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 2021-04-19 00:52 

reddit

Police: 7-year-old girl killed outside McDonald's in Chicago...
 2021-04-19 00:39 

reddit

Suspected poacher killed by elephants at South African national park...
 2021-04-19 00:17 

Fark

Do not interfere with a paper boy, for they really know how to sling it [Unlikely]...

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 2021-04-19 00:00 

Fark

Photoshop this chitannic guy [Photoshop]...

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 2021-04-18 23:41 

reddit

Mid-South states lag far behind nation in vaccinations...
 2021-04-18 23:36 

Slashdot

What Happened After Elite Universities Made Standardized Test Scores Optional?...

The New York Times reports:Whether college admissions have changed for the long haul remains unclear. But early data suggests that many elite universities have admitted a higher proportion of traditionally underrepresented students this year — Black...

 2021-04-18 23:17 

Fark

A) You are not helping and B) wrong house, you morons [Followup]...

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 2021-04-18 23:00 

reddit

Navajo Nation has no COVID-related deaths for 7th day in row...
 2021-04-18 22:59 

reddit

Family of Italian woman who died after Oxford-AstraZeneca vaccine launch legal action...
 2021-04-18 22:38 

Fark

Five-year-old boy from Oklahoma declares himself a Calvinist [Cool]...

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 2021-04-18 22:37 

Slashdot

Proposing an Alternative To Renting or Owning a House: Publicly-Owned Housing...

"Renting is terrible. Owning is worse. A third option is necessary," argues a recent article in the Atlantic, "a way to rent without making someone else rich." It's written by Shane Phillips, who's the Housing Inititiative Project ...

 2021-04-18 22:35 

Boing Boing

This hyper-cool, minimalist floor lamp is guaranteed to spark a conversation...

We're all looking for home furnishings that come with extra gear. Of course, we want basic functionality or a certain decorative flair for that coffee table or piece of wall art or those window coverings that we bring into our home. — Read the r...

 2021-04-18 21:51 

reddit

Hollywood vigil against police brutality draws hundreds of people...
 2021-04-18 21:41 

reddit

Marie Supikova, Survivor of Nazi Terror in Czech Village, Dies at 88...
 2021-04-18 21:37 

Slashdot

How a True-Crime Podcast Led to an Arrest in a 25-Year-Old Cold Case...

"A true-crime podcast has been credited with providing valuable information in a missing person case from the 1990s after two men were arrested," reports Newsweek:Kristin Smart, 19, of Stockton, California, went missing in May 1996 after returning...

 2021-04-18 20:38 

Fark

Pro tip on how to politely say "I would prefer to not attend your mass spreader event, you anti-science plague rat". You know, to maintain the relationship long term [PSA]...

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 2021-04-18 20:37 

Slashdot

Founder of Adobe Dies at Age 81...

Long-time Slashdot reader sandbagger brings the news that Charles 'Chuck' Geschke, the co-founder of Adobe, had died at the age of 81. The company started in co-founder John Warnock's garage in 1982, and was named after the Adobe Creek which r...

 2021-04-18 20:08 

reddit

FedEx has no plans to rescind cellphone policy after Indianapolis shooting. Here's why....
 2021-04-18 20:00 

Fark

Photoshop this grim pipe [Photoshop]...

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 2021-04-18 19:50 

Fark

Pinto owners rejoice as firefighters use 32,000 gallons of water over four hours and have to call Tesla to extinguish one burning car [Scary]...

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 2021-04-18 19:47 

reddit

1 dead, 5 wounded in shooting at Ohio vigil on Saturday evening according to sheriff....
 2021-04-18 19:26 

Fark

Are you missing a thing to worry about now that you're fully vaccinated against Covid-19? Six of America's nuclear weapons are unaccounted for. Some of them have been gone for decades. You'...

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 2021-04-18 19:18 

reddit

California beach shut after Mexico sewage flows north again...
 2021-04-18 19:16 

reddit

Vandals target Barry Brodd's former home after testimony in Derek Chauvin's defense...
 2021-04-18 19:14 

Fark

This is your world. This is your world on Covid. (And we wonder why nobody is traveling anywhere.) [Obvious]...

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 2021-04-18 19:02 

Fark

Arizona to conduct an "independent" audit of election, funded by Trumpies and conducted by conspiracy-theorist company. Surely this will be on the up-and-up [Unlikely]...

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 2021-04-18 18:55 

reddit

Super Typhoon Surigae explodes to Cat. 5 intensity...

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