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Water Cooler / Good story. Mine's better.
« on: August 13, 2018, 08:01:24 PM »
Parents Break Teen Out Of Mayo Clinic

https://minnesota.cbslocal.com/2018/08/13/teenager-escape-mayo-clinic/

Worth a read. sh## happens.

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Update:

Lightening fried part of the Netgear Nighthawk AC1900 (model R7000). Walmart had a Nighthawk AC2600 (model R7800) on the shelf. Internet down, I'm going into withdrawal, no time to quibble. R7800 now installed.

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Hardware & Technology / Re: Admin Access to Voting Machines
« on: August 13, 2018, 01:00:40 AM »
More of same. And other.

As attendees of Defcon's Voting Village, including an 11-year-old, successfully hack voting machines, vendors and officials try to downplay the problems

"In a room set aside for kid hackers, an 11-year-old girl hacked a replica of the Florida secretary of stateís website within 10 minutes ó and changed the results."

https://www.buzzfeednews.com/article/kevincollier/voting-hackers-defcon-failures-manufacturers-ess

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Marketing / The tangled mess of marketing networks is crumbling
« on: August 12, 2018, 05:31:17 PM »
"an uber-fragmented network of creatives and developers is fast emerging, making up a vast eco-system of marketing providers delivering specialist services that will compliment brandsí increasingly in-housed teams."

https://thenextweb.com/contributors/2018/08/12/the-tangled-mess-of-marketing-networks-is-crumbling/

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>Maybe in Middle America it's the same as always

Nope. Dying fast here, too.  Concussion issue will kill high school & college basketball, too ...it was already a dead man walking as a pro sport.

Former Charleston athlete wins $5.8M in brain injury lawsuit against school

https://www.postandcourier.com/news/former-charleston-athlete-wins-m-in-brain-injury-lawsuit-against/article_8f2f3d0e-5afc-11e8-95da-ffb4cd11ef85.html

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Hardware & Technology / Re: Admin Access to Voting Machines
« on: August 12, 2018, 12:25:54 PM »
Seen this?

State of Georgia goes to court to defend voting machines that recorded 243% voter turnouts

https://boingboing.net/2018/08/09/just-peachy.html

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Water Cooler / Re: Free steel
« on: August 11, 2018, 06:51:35 PM »

Electric scooters face backlash from cities across the US after mayhem on the streets

https://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/2018/08/11/electric-scooters-face-backlash-cities-across-us-mayhem-streets/

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Water Cooler / Re: Moving back to Spokane
« on: August 11, 2018, 06:04:34 PM »

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Water Cooler / Re: Redneck Brethren
« on: August 11, 2018, 12:37:50 AM »

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Jurors award $289 million to a man they believe got cancer from Monsanto's Roundup

https://www.cnn.com/2018/08/10/health/monsanto-johnson-trial-verdict/index.html

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Water Cooler / Re: Redneck Brethren
« on: August 10, 2018, 11:02:27 PM »
It's hard to judge from that selfie perspective, but I think the guy that NFFC posted has him beat for top end.

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If that tick whose bite causes an allergy to meat gets us, we might need these fake burgers.

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I like some of the black bean veggie burgers but they aren't trying to be beef-flavored.  I doubt I'd like these.  I'm waiting for the *real* fake lab-grown meat.  That said, at 500k pounds per month, I'd say these guys have traction in the market somewhere.

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