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"So...can we have your liver, then?"

NOTE: Best viewed in full screen. Soundtrack's pretty good, too.Highlight for Spoiler: In the long run, entropy wins. . [Author: Tam]
Tags: Space, Science, Guns, Tam, Vidjo


Twitter: Sorry for Putting Covid-19 Misinformation Labels on Your 'Oxygen' Tweets

It’s not always easy to do the right thing in tech, and it can lead to some embarrassing (and funny) mistakes. Just ask Twitter. Read more...
Tags: Twitter, Science, 5g, Misinformation, Coronavirus, Covid 19


St. Louis Mayor Says Sorry for Doxxing Protesters During Livestreamed Q&A

The mayor of St. Louis is being put on blast for reading out the full names and street addresses of demonstrators who want to defund the police during a Friday briefing on Facebook Live. She’s since apologized for what was either an unbelievably boneheaded move or a thinly veiled intimidation tactic aimed at advocates…Read more...
Tags: Science, Privacy, Police, Missouri, Police Brutality, St Louis, Privacy And Security, You Had One Job, George Floyd, George Floyd Protests


St. Louis Mayor Says Sorry for Doxing Protesters During Livestreamed Q&A

The mayor of St. Louis is being put on blast for reading out the full names and street addresses of demonstrators who want to defund the police during a Friday briefing on Facebook Live. She’s since apologized for what was either an unbelievably boneheaded move or a thinly veiled intimidation tactic aimed at advocates…Read more...
Tags: Science, Privacy, Police, Missouri, Police Brutality, St Louis, Privacy And Security, You Had One Job, George Floyd, George Floyd Protests


Kids See Ghosts Is a New Animated Series Starring Kid Cudi and Kanye West

At least, that seems to be the case? It’s all a little unclear. But it does look real nice. Read more...
Tags: Science, Kanye West, Takashi Murakami, Kid Cudi, Kids See Ghosts


American Airlines Throws Out Social Distancing Measures During Pandemic

Although the U.S. is still in the middle of a raging coronavirus pandemic that is breaking records in states like Texas and Florida and getting us banned from visiting Europe, American Airlines has decided to throw out social distancing measures on its planes. The airline quietly announced on Friday that it will start …Read more...
Tags: Health, Florida, Texas, Science, American Airlines, Coronavirus, Covid 19, Social Distancing, Europe American Airlines


Mixer’s Sudden Shutdown Has Streamers Scrambling To Reboot Their Careers On Twitch

Earlier this week, Microsoft abruptly announced that its game-centric livestreaming platform, Mixer, is not long for this world. After paying top dollar to scoop up household names like Tyler “Ninja” Blevins and Michael “Shroud” Grzesiek last year, Mixer will be no more as of next month. Suddenly, streamers who’ve…Read more...
Tags: Science, Microsoft, Streaming, Kotakucore, Twitch, Michael, Tyler, Blevins, Mixer


The Simpsons and Family Guy Will Also Recast Their Black Characters With Black Actors

The animation industry is currently going through a small reckoning as it finally, finally, really, finally seems to realize that its characters of color could be voiced by actors of color just as easily as white ones.Read more...
Tags: Science, Racism, Black Lives Matter, Family Guy, The Simpsons, Hank Azaria, Mike Henry


The story of Ed Dwight: the man who nearly became the first African-American to reach space

Ed Dwight may not be remembered by many space aficionados, but he very nearly became a household name, spoken in the same breath with John Glenn and Yuri Gagarin. In the early 1960’s, Dwight nearly became the first African-American to reach space. Born in Kansas City, Kansas in 1933, Dwight’s father, Ed Dwight, Sr, played second base for the Kansas City Monarchs of the Negro League. His mother, Georgia Baker Dwight, encouraged the boy from a young age, and Ed Jr. became an avid reader, able to w...
Tags: Startups, Space, Science, Kansas City Kansas, Dwight, Yuri Gagarin, John Glenn, Negro League, Syndication, Kansas City Monarchs, Ed Jr, Ed Dwight, Ed Dwight Sr, Georgia Baker Dwight


This Group Got Tech Twitter Hyped on an App That Doesn't Exist to Raise Money for BLM Charities

Leveraging FOMO to get people to donate to meaningful causes is the best thing to come out of 2020 yet.Read more...
Tags: Twitter, Science, Memes, Black Lives Matter, Tiktok, George Floyd, George Floyd Protests, It Is What It Is, This Group Got Tech Twitter Hyped


The Second Season of The Boys Is Coming to Amazon Prime on September 4th

Insert superlatives and profanity here. Read more...
Tags: Amazon, Science, Amazon Prime, Aya Cash, Amazon Studios, Garth Ennis, Karl Urban, Jack Quaid, The Boys


Have An Action-Packed Movie Night With The $33 Mission: Impossible 6-Movie Collection

Mission: Impossible - 6 Movie Collection | $33 | AmazonRead more...
Tags: Deals, Kinja Deals, Science


Coronavirus Australia: Victoria reports jump of 41 cases and sends emergency alerts to hotspots

New South Wales makes Covid-19 tests mandatory for returned travellers and reports six new casesCoronavirus live blog: India passes 500,000 cases as Victoria reports surgeSign up for Guardian Australia’s coronavirus emailDownload the free Guardian app to get the most important news notificationsVictoria has reported another Covid-19 jump with 41 new cases reported on Saturday as the Australian state was experiencing a potential second wave of the virus.Victoria’s deputy chief health officer, Dr ...
Tags: Health, Science, Australia, India, Australia news, Medical Research, Infectious Diseases, Microbiology, Queensland, New South Wales, Victoria, Coronavirus outbreak, Annaliese van Diemen



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