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Roosevelt proposes a "Second Bill of Rights", economic freedoms that all Americans deserve, guaranteeing healthcare, a right to work, decent housing, education, social security: youtube.com/watch?v=3EZ5bx9AyI

The government is establishing a precedent for prosecuting news organizations—anywhere on Earth—who report on an activity they would rather keep locked away in the classified dark.

Do you feel safer?

t.co/9mjHwP88CD

As a measure of journalistic impact, the Pulitzer Prize holds significantly less prestige than the CIA plotting to murder you.

t.co/9mjHwPpJub

Rust is now officially supported as a language within the Linux kernel.

lkml.org/lkml/2021/12/6/461

whoa somebody dropped malware that corrupts PinePhones' modems and purges local files in its Telegram channel t.me/PINE64_News/189
nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2

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today i learned that Bob Cratchit's wages of 15 shillings a week, portrayed as poverty wages in A Christmas Carol, is the equivalent today of £40,000

i am earning less than Bob Cratchit

Sometimes you find little gems in the unknown corners of the internet.

The Internet is Held Together With Spit & Baling Wire – Krebs on Security
krebsonsecurity.com/2021/11/th

Black Friday?
You mean International Unsubscribe Day?

This is horrendous.

theguardian.com/world/2021/nov

Imagine being so desperate that you board a dinghy and brave icy cold waters to get to a country you've probably never visited.

Meanshile, instead of focusing on the situation they're fleeing, the rhetoric is about turning boats around and "reducing the pull factor".

Q: Why does a web developer choose to learn Perl and PHP instead of Python or Ruby?

A: There is no $ in Python and Ruby code.

#court : also, a space opening from a street and nearly surrounded by houses

- French: cour

- German: der Hof

- Italian: taglio

- Portuguese: corte

- Spanish: corte

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#node : the joint of a stem, or the part where a leaf or several leaves are inserted

- French: nœud

- German: der Knoten

- Italian: nodo

- Portuguese: nodo

- Spanish: nodo

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