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 2020-04-05 16:16 

Fark

"Going for a drive" is now illegal in PA [Scary]...

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 2020-04-05 16:09 

reddit

Eight arrested outside Charlotte abortion clinic for violating stay at home order...
 2020-04-05 15:56 

Boing Boing

'La Grippe' by the Squirrel Nut Zippers...

Gets none more relevant. Read the rest...

 2020-04-05 15:56 

Fark

NY village bans leaf blowers to prevent virus, which won't be the dumbest thing you read today because it's still early [Facepalm]...

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 2020-04-05 15:53 

reddit

Chernobyl: Radioactive forest near nuclear plant catches fire...
 2020-04-05 15:43 

Fark

Cops break up Pink Floyd cover band lawn party. Suspects to be charged with violating quarantine and being a Pink Floyd cover band [Stupid]...

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 2020-04-05 15:34 

Slashdot

What It's Like To Attend a Conference -- in Person -- in the Age of Covid-19?...

What happens when no one shows up for a tech conference? Fast Company's technology editor harrymcc writes:From Apple to Microsoft to Google, major tech companies have responded to the coronavirus crisis by either canceling their 2020 conference or mak...

 2020-04-05 15:30 

Fark

Won't someone think of those poor hikers on the Appalachian Trail during these terrible times? [Strange]...

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 2020-04-05 14:46 

Fark

Let's jump into Obama's time machine and take a look back from 2025 at COVID-19. Oh my [Interesting]...

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 2020-04-05 14:37 

reddit

Ex-NFL kicker, Saints hero Tom Dempsey dies at 73...
 2020-04-05 14:36 

reddit

Armed Florida man dead after barricading inside apartment with woman and child...
 2020-04-05 14:34 

Slashdot

Could Radioactivity Make Otherwise Frozen Planets Habitable?...

sciencehabit writes: Not too close, but not too far. That's long been the rule describing how distant a planet should be from its star in order to sustain life. But a new study challenges that adage: A planet can maintain water and other liquids on it...

 2020-04-05 13:50 

Fark

The Surgeon General of the United States shows how to make a face mask. In a cave. With a box of scraps [Murica]...

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 2020-04-05 13:36 

Fark

"This five-star hotel is worse than jail." Says woman in fluffy white bath robe who wants cheese with her whine [Facepalm]...

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 2020-04-05 13:34 

Slashdot

How To Get To Net Zero Carbon Emissions: Cut Short-Lived Superpollutants...

Dan Drollette writes: We absolutely, positively, must tackle climate change speedily. Or as the authors of this article put it: 'By 'speed,' we mean measures — including regulatory ones — that can begin within two-to-three years, b...

 2020-04-05 13:03 

reddit

France launches terror probe after knife attack...
 2020-04-05 13:00 

Boing Boing

Everyone needs a first aid kit and these emergency bags could make all the difference...

The last few weeks have given us all a lot to think about. As we watched stores close, Costco lines snake through parking lots and items like hand sanitizer and toilet paper disappear everywhere like they were Lady Gaga tickets, there's one significan...

 2020-04-05 13:00 

Fark

CSB Sunday Morning: Unexpectedly running into someone you know [CSB]...

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 2020-04-05 12:57 

reddit

Five shot dead in Russia for 'talking loudly'...
 2020-04-05 12:26 

reddit

Egypt sends medical supplies and Health Minister to Italy...
 2020-04-05 12:21 

Fark

Man dies in ATC accident. This is not a repeat from 1983 [Sad]...

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 2020-04-05 10:53 

Fark

Gators are pretty nasty already, and now they have drugs and guns? [Florida]...

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 2020-04-05 10:47 

reddit

Outrage at rape of Somali girls aged three and four...
 2020-04-05 10:45 

reddit

Australia launches criminal probe into cruise ship...
 2020-04-05 10:34 

Slashdot

Why Taiwan's Coronavirus Response Is Among The Best Globally...

Why does Taiwan have less than 400 confirmed cases of Covid-19? Taiwan's experience with the 2003 SARS outbreak "helped many parts of the region react faster to the current coronavirus outbreak and take the danger more seriously than in other part...

 2020-04-05 10:30 

Fark

Master Italian shoe designer dies, as the coronavirus robs us of yet another beautiful sole [Sad]...

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 2020-04-05 10:05 

Fark

Stay. The fark. Inside. What part of this are people still not getting? [Dumbass]...

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 2020-04-05 09:36 

reddit

Public Health England has said all stockpiled pieces of PPE labeled with new expiry dates...
 2020-04-05 09:35 

Fark

Wisconsin hospitals decide that this nationwide quarantine is a great time to sue patients. Mr. Burns rubs his hands with glee [Fail]...

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 2020-04-05 09:18 

reddit

Pixar animators win 'Nobel Prize' of computing...
 2020-04-05 09:05 

Fark

Not that it matters. You're still not going to win [Interesting]...

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 2020-04-05 08:46 

reddit

Scotland's chief medical officer breaks own lockdown rules to visit holiday home....
 2020-04-05 08:34 

reddit

Covid Megathread #9...
 2020-04-05 08:05 

Fark

What is essential work in the pandemic? Do you know? Because no one in charge seems to have a clue [Murica]...

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 2020-04-05 07:45 

Fark

Kids eat "Medicated Nerds" rope candy they obtained from food bank. What could go wrong? [Asinine]...

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 2020-04-05 07:40 

Fark

Our line up for Sunday 4/5 is: Women Who Rock- at 12a/3a, 6a/9a, 12n/3p and 6p/9p From Solo Beatles and some New York punk too tune in from 2a/5a, 8a/11a, 2p/5p, and 8p/11p Songs to Self Quarantine By...

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 2020-04-05 07:15 

reddit

Woman flying to see dying mother was American Airlines plane's only passenger and upgraded to first class for free...
 2020-04-05 07:13 

reddit

Lori Loughlin and 13 other defendants move to dismiss charges in college admissions scandal...
 2020-04-05 07:05 

Fark

AWoooooooo [Murica]...

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 2020-04-05 07:04 

Slashdot

Coronavirus: Could Etsy Help Save the World?...

Long-time Slashdot reader theodp writes: With the CDC now recommending wearing cloth face coverings in public settings, Etsy has called in the cavalry, encouraging additional sellers on its platform to start creating and offering face masks to help meet a...

 2020-04-05 06:50 

Fark

Coronavirus + Black Lung, or why Appalachia is about to find out the hard way that voting for small government while working in a coal mine ends extremely badly for them [Scary]...

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 2020-04-05 05:50 

Fark

Pics of home made face masks that probably only protect you from looking sane [Amusing]...

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 2020-04-05 05:38 

reddit

Tybee Island will fight Georgia governor's 'reckless mandate' to reopen state's beaches...
 2020-04-05 05:20 

Fark

It's not often you see a headline combination of oral sex, lady chemicals and coronavirus, but thanks to Pat Robertson but here we are [Facepalm]...

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 2020-04-05 04:50 

Fark

That $1200 "relief" money the government might some day get around to sending you, maybe? Yeah, it's an advance on your presumed 2020 tax refund [News]...

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 2020-04-05 04:47 

reddit

'I KILLED THEM ALL' Moment dad admits fatally stabbing two babies and toddler after they watched him kill their mom...
 2020-04-05 04:05 

Fark

You may soon be able to tell if that bad cold you had was really a mild form of Covid-19 without leaving your home [Interesting]...

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 2020-04-05 04:00 

Fark

Bottle of red, bottle of white / Let's drink to any news that's good tonight / At last there's slowing in amount / Of the Italian COVID count [Spiffy]...

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 2020-04-05 03:35 

Fark

The real reason we aren't hearing more from people on the front line may be "Everybody is afraid of retaliation [from] administration." (tag is not for administration) [Hero]...

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 2020-04-05 03:34 

Slashdot

Attack Campaign Hits Thousands of MS-SQL Servers For Two Years...

"In December, security researchers noticed an uptick in brute-force attacks against publicly exposed Microsoft SQL servers," reports CSOnline. "It turns out the attacks go as far back as May 2018 and infect on average a couple thousand databas...

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