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Sat August 24, 2019
(GeekWire)
 
 
 
Lime bike-share bike batteries go full Samsung. Authorities suspect vandalism
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(BBC-US)
 
 
 
Science: microplastics are deadlier than cobra venom. Just kidding, they're completely harmless
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(Ancient Origins)
 
 
 
Local historians to rebuild 2,000 year old Romano-Celtic temple. H.P. Lovecraft grins approvingly
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(Twitter)
 
 
 
This eulogy of a D&D-loving grandma who loved playing a gnome druid with a goose on his head will have you thinking you've been hit with Dust of Uncontrollable Crying
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(YouTube)
 
Boobies
 
The tag is appropriate
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(Cracked)
 
 
 
The worst gamers. *Checks list* Okay, not on the list. Whew
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(BBC)
 
 
 
Picts or it didn't happen
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(Some Guy)
 
 
 
The only thing I hate more than Xmas decorations in July is 'best of the year' lists in August
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(Jalopnik)
 
 
 
Used VW diesels, retrofitted for fuel economy and backed by government-mandated iron-clad warranties, are selling like hotcakes
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(Forbes)
 
 
 
Subby's BIL Featured in Forbes magazine after forming clothing company for the rare Farker who leaves their mother's basement
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Fri August 23, 2019
(Phys Org2)
 
 
 
Maybe there's no global warming and time is just speeding up
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(Mother Jones)
 
 
 
Meet the doctor fighting to keep Gwyneth Paltrow out of your vagina
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(I Heart Radio)
 
 
 
If you've got a foot fetish you'll love seeing these nails which are ON FLEEK to make you freak
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(WUSA9)
 
 
 
Blood-sucking leech with three jaws and up to 59 teeth discovered in DC area swamp. Surprisingly not a Trump administration employee
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(NYPost)
 
 
 
ISS to get a new parking space. Probably going to be marked handicapped-only
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(Science Alert)
 
 
 
Analysis of erupting magnetar hints link with mysterious fast radio bursts. Whoa, they must have upgraded their robot a lot for the next season of Battlebots
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(Some Guy)
 
 
 
There are way more species of horseshoe bats than scientists thought. Considering they hang upside-down, scienticians are feeling doubly blessed
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(MIT Technology Review)
 
 
 
Next stupid idea from science: use CRISPR to remove your ability to feel physical pain. Because why would you need to know when serious damage is being done to your body by external forces? Yes they do mention the boy who couldnt feel died by age 14
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(Medical Xpress)
 
 
 
Clickbaity headline: "Antibiotic usage associated with increased risk of rheumatoid arthritis" Article: "Although this study was large, it can't say for sure whether it is the antibiotics that increase the risk, or the infection itself"
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(The Verge)
 
 
 
Just in time for the weekend, the FAA asks that you please not weaponize your drones. Meanwhile, the FFA points out the many farm uses for your drone's new accessories
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(Some Guy)
 
 
 
Balloon pops can be startling. Especially when those balloons are passing through your aortic valve
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(The Sun)
 
 
 
Best Korea to launch Tinder-style dating app. *Donald J Trump has matched with Kim Jong-un* (possible nsfw content on page)
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(The New York Times)
 
 
 
Forty-nine websites. Hundreds of trackers
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(Phys Org2)
 
 
 
Caffeine doesn't influence stingless bees, but smoking doesn't help, either
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(Medical Xpress)
 
 
 
The middle aged are lonelier than older and younger people, are more likely to lurk on aggregator sites of questionable turpitude
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(Ars Technica)
 
 
 
The single-core Delta IV is no more, the robo-piloted Soyuz don't need any of youse, and Donnie says the rent is not too damn high. Your Rocket Report is loaded with Vulcans, Falcons, and Dragons, oh my
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(Phys Org2)
 
 
 
Complex quantum teleportation achieved for the first time as this headline was submitted from both the Politics and D'aww tabs tomorrow. Spooky
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(Some Guy)
 
 
 
Repeated Semen Exposure Promotes Host Resistance to Infection. You're welcome
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(Phys Org2)
 
 
 
Scientists find longevity biomarkers in mice. Most obvious: LACK OF CATS. You just read this in Norm Macdonald's voice
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(The New York Times)
 
 
 
Gallants are dropping facebook like the bad habit it is. Meet the Goofuses
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(CNBC)
 
 
 
New documents suggest Facebook was into CanAnal as early as September 2015. Things could get messy
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(BBC-US)
 
 
 
Eggs harvested from remaining white rhinos in hope of saving dying breed. Wait - are we in the right tab?
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(WebMD)
 
 
 
Tired of dealing with salmonella? Well move over salmonella, and make way for SUPER salmonella
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(Phys Org2)
 
 
 
After using tools, crows behave more optimistically and may actually know something, says study from FreeFolk U
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(AP News)
 
 
 
Russia's floating nuclear plant sails to the site above its destination
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(T3)
 
 
 
Come get your Sony Playstation toilet seat. Coming to a bathroom near you
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(Boing Boing)
 
 
 
The snozberries taste like snozberries
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(Medical Xpress)
 
 
 
92% of HPV-caused cancers could be prevented by vaccine. Anti-vaxxers still refuse to take it, saying it's tough to swallow, too
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(Medical Xpress)
 
 
 
Epilepsy causes the brain's defenses to collapse. I guess you could call it malware
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(AP News)
 
 
 
Indiana's beachcombers can relax now that the Park Service has reopened the beaches after that pesky cyanide spill
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(Daily Mail)
 
 
 
No. No, it is not
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(BBC)
 
 
 
Further proof we were all born in the wrong decade - 2 1/2 year old social media influencers being paid to wear free stuff and go on free trips. I could do that, but I'm not sure how I'm going to fit into a Peppa Pig onesie
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(Some Guy)
 
 
 
Safer than making jokes about tieflings being horny it's the Friday Fark Gaming Thread. Link goes to Fez free at Epic. As always, feel free to post other free games as well in the thread. Side note: favourite co-op games? (Internet or couch coop)
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(Science Alert)
 
 
 
This space rock looks suspiciously like other space rocks
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(The Irish Times)
 
 
 
New archaeological study claims that, contrary to common belief, early medieval Ireland experienced serious population decline, only reversed when virile Vikings invaded country and infused weedy natives with blond and redhead genes
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(Daily Mail)
 
 
 
"Project Icarus" proves to be aptly named
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(UPI)
 
 
 
World record for tallest tower of ketchup bottles is broken very slowly
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Thu August 22, 2019
(ZDNet)
 
 
 
Valve yesterday: That's no vulnerability. Valve today: we farked up, patched the bugs in the beta client, will accept bug reports for local privilege escalation just like every other major bug bounty program. Guy who reported bugs: still locked out
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(Some Guy)
 
 
 
You don't have to be a rocket surgeon to help farms conserve water, but it helps
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(Phys Org2)
 
 
 
Carbon nanotubes can now be measured for the first time. You read it here, on the interwebs
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