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Mon June 29, 2020
(Slate)
 
 
 
"My dad had been poisoning my mother's food for years; she found out by accident. Naturally, they're getting a divorce, but my mom is insisting my siblings and I attend group therapy with her. I find it useless; how can I tell her I am over it?"
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Fri June 26, 2020
(Fox News)
 
 
 
Lamestream media polling shows Trump trailing Biden in NC, FL, TX, and GA (checks notes) wait, strike that -- Fox News polls
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Thu June 25, 2020
(Ars Technica)
 
 
 
Comcast and Mozilla strike a privacy deal to encrypt DNS lookups in Firefox and now nobody knows who to trust on anything
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Wed June 24, 2020
(Slate)
 
 
 
Andrew Yang wants you to be able to sell your own data. Hear that, Google? $25 and a case of Guinness, we'll call it even
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Mon June 22, 2020
(WUSA9)
 
 
 
High School: Lets have a modified gradation ceremony. What's the worst that could happen?
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Sun June 21, 2020
(Twitter)
 
 
 
Trump Campaign forgot to put the "I am over 18" checkbox on the Tulsa signup screen so now he has the personal information of a million or so minors. So the Trump campaign is likely in violation of COPPA
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Wed June 17, 2020
(The Hill)
 
 
 
Rick Romero Institute for Contact Tracing discovers that homeowners don't answer phone call from numbers they don't recognize
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Tue June 16, 2020
(Portland Press Herald)
 
 
 
The Red Cross is testing every blood and platelet donation for COVID-19 antibodies. You can't go in if you're showing symptoms, but it beats coughing on rich people and waiting for their tests to come back
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Mon June 15, 2020
(Independent)
 
 
 
Tweet: A million people have signed up to come to Trump's rally in Tulsa. Reality: Tulsa doesn't have a million residents and the venue holds 19,000. Fark: Brad Parscale brags about all of the personal information he's collected
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(Wired)
 
 
 
How to stop Instagram from tracking everything you do (that's parent Facebook's job)
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Fri June 12, 2020
(KnoxNews)
 
 
 
Knoxville, TN shuts down large portions of its computer network, and not Voluntarily
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Thu June 11, 2020
(Buzzfeed News)
 
 
 
Reese Witherspoon's apparel company sued after over 1 million people applied for their "Free Dresses for Teachers" promotion, but they only had 250 dresses to give away. I wonder how many bar towels they could make out of those dresses?
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Tue June 09, 2020
(WKYC Cleveland)
 
 
 
"Fans will be able to stop in, see the sign and share their frankfurter-and- cheese-fries-fueled stories with us"
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Sun June 07, 2020
(Fox 43 Pennsylvania)
 
 
 
One bad thing about the coronavirus pandemic? It is disrupting the movement to save endangered species
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Fri June 05, 2020
(Fox News)
 
 
 
Beaten up journalist Andy Ngo sues extremist organization that doesn't exist for $900,000. Good luck collecting beaten up guy
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Thu June 04, 2020
(Wired)
 
 
 
How to be anti-social (this is a good thing)
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Wed June 03, 2020
(Some Guy)
 
 
 
Good news, one supposes: ADP projects US lost *only* 2.76 million jobs in May
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(Vox)
 
 
 
Minnesota authorities: When our Director of Public Safety said we were using "contact tracing" on arrested protesters, he was...err.."being metaphorical" and CERTAINLY not implying we are abusing new surveillance tech developed for Covid-19, no sir
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Mon June 01, 2020
(Talking Points Memo)
 
 
 
NYPD arrests DiBlasio's daughter because he isn't licking their boots fervently enough
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(The Verge)
 
 
 
Another collection of videos showing America's police force deescalating tensions at protests around the country
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Sat May 30, 2020
(Decider)
 
 
 
In space, they can't hear you scream
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Thu May 28, 2020
(C|Net)
 
 
 
Google launches a website to help people avoid online scams. It is called "Seemslegit.com"
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Sun May 24, 2020
(Global News (Canada))
 
 
 
Wine Ninjas are spreading happiness and good cheer. The world needs more wine ninjas
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Wed May 20, 2020
(Chattanooga Pulse)
 
 
 
Not even a Nigerian prince would fall for these coronavirus check scams, right? Right?
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Sat May 16, 2020
(BBC-US)
 
 
 
It was like Game of Thrones, but with Penguins. And Disney copyright lawyers
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Fri May 15, 2020
(Page Six)
 
 
 
Law firm hackers threatening to release records to Trump voters: "we can let you know that after such a publication, you certainly don't want to see him as president." Have these idiots seen the crap Trump voters have already ignored?
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Thu May 14, 2020
(Newsweek)
 
 
 
Restaurant worker used contract tracing to stalk, hit on customer
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Wed May 13, 2020
(WTOP)
 
 
 
Giant illegal scanning device found in self-checkout at DC store. But wouldn't it make sense to make these things smaller so that people don't notice them?
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Mon May 11, 2020
(MSN)
 
 
 
Want to report people contributing to the spread of the coronavirus? That's a doxxin
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(Vox)
 
 
 
AI performing employment background checks? What could possibly go wrong?
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(The New Yorker)
 
 
 
Today's New Yorker cartoon says it all
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Sun May 10, 2020
(Thought Catalog)
 
 
 
My fellow Americans, we are in a relationship with a malignant narcissist. "Never forget: the time when an abuse victim is leaving an abusive relationship can be one of the most dangerous points in the abuse cycle"
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Wed May 06, 2020
(Chicago Sun-Times)
 
 
 
Criminal mastermind escapes from Cook County Jail by means of a cunning ruse whereby he pretended to be another inmate who was set to be released and donned an elaborate disguise...well, okay, a hoodie and a facemask
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Tue May 05, 2020
(The Register)
 
 
 
Thanks to iOS & Android privacy features, UK's COVID-19 tracking app won't work in the background. The phone must be unlocked with the app front and center to communicate with the app on other phones, all while sending your location to NHS's servers
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Mon May 04, 2020
(The Cambridge Chronicle)
 
 
 
Couple celebrating 65th anniversary gets car parade
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Fri May 01, 2020
(Washington Post)
 
 
 
Data says quarantine sourdough baking is not making you fat because of calories burnt bragging about it on social media or something
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Wed April 29, 2020
(KING 5 News)
 
 
 
Please note: the Attorney General tends to frown on people selling bogus Covid-19 vaccines
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(CNN)
 
 
 
Egypt: So we found more mummies and- Rest of world: YOU AIN'T OPENING JACK SHIAT RIGHT NOW
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Tue April 28, 2020
(Honolulu Star Advertiser)
 
 
 
Honolulu Zoo welcomes 2 ugly-ass baby Ring Tailed Lemurs
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(ABC 15)
 
 
 
Arizona is withholding information on COVID-19 hot spots from the public. Sleep well, desert dwellers
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Mon April 20, 2020
(Vegemite gigabyte)
 
 
 
As more Australians work from home, IT teams adapt to traffic flowing from outside instead of their local area network. Tales from the LAN down under
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(Forbes)
 
 
 
Some landlords are impersonating their tenants to check the status of their stimulus checks
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Fri April 17, 2020
(Aeon.co)
 
 
 
In 1960 a leading producer of MST3K-worthy overblown advertising shorts became self-aware, spoofed their own house style with overblown advertising short for Your Product Here
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Tue April 14, 2020
(The Conversation)
 
 
 
1) It's bad form to call your knight "my horsey guy"
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Fri April 10, 2020
(BBC-US)
 
 
 
Apple and Google are developing tech to track people infected with coronavirus."Privacy, transparency and consent are of utmost importance..." they said in a joking, sorry, joint statement. How long before Purchase Required?
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Thu April 09, 2020
(NPR)
 
 
 
A government, shrunken and strangled in the bathtub, cannot effectively coordinate the dispersal of financial relief to its citizens
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Tue April 07, 2020
(Orange County Register)
 
 
 
Sean Penn believes he can beat COVID-19. Well he does have experience in beating things
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(Aeon.co)
 
 
 
Being in a new relationship has unintended benefits. That's why all my relationships are always new ones
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Thu April 02, 2020
(Guardian)
 
 
 
Turns out in terms of privacy, Zoom is the Facebook of video conferencing
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Wed April 01, 2020
(CNN)
 
 
 
April 1 is Census Day, so don't forget to fill out your Census form whether online or by mail
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Mon March 30, 2020
(Some Pothead)
 
 
 
I just got my Medical Marijuana card for insomnia and pain relief. I haven't touched the stuff in over 20 years .Any advice? Spiffy Tag because there's no Spliffy Tag
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Sat March 28, 2020
(CNN)
 
 
 
Trump Administration warns Americans not to fall for scams trying to profit from the stimulus payout, probably because they don't like having competition
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Tue March 24, 2020
(SB Nation)
 
 
 
We're the FBI and we just want to help you stay fit and healthy and under surveillance. You got a problem with that fat citizen?
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(Pix11)
 
 
 
Aaaand...here come the ghouls out to scam the elderly with fake coronavirus test kits
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Fri March 20, 2020
(News4Jax)
 
 
 
"We were all kind of yelling through the car door, the car windows"
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(Buzzfeed)
 
 
 
Here are some useful food storage hacks to make your food last as long as possible, just in case you are hoarding all that food you bought
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Thu March 19, 2020
(Federal Trade Commission)
 
 
 
Scammers have always been socially isolated - here are the coronavirus scams the FTC has been seeing lately. Stay safe farkers
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(Government jobs.com)
 
 
 
Unemployed? Not receiving unemployment insurance? Perhaps you'd like to take this temporary job at Unemployment, processing applications for unemployment insurance
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Mon March 16, 2020
(Vice)
 
 
 
Iran's government sent a message to all citizens' cell phones saying they should download and use their app to diagnose if they had coronavirus. The only thing the app did was secretly gather all their personal information and track their movements
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Thu March 12, 2020
(Ars Technica)
 
 
 
Comcast accidentally published 200,000 "unlisted" phone numbers. AGAIN
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Wed March 11, 2020
(The Register)
 
 
 
Who knew that people who still wear wigs and gowns and consult laws on parchment would still be using an obsolete OS like Windows XP ?
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Mon March 09, 2020
(Guardian)
 
 
 
How to stop your smart home from spying on you. Step 1: Don't have a smart home
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Sun March 08, 2020
(BBC-US)
 
 
 
Virgin leaks virgins' porn-watching habits
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