Link Post - The Beginning Of The Ray Gun Era

MikeNM

Rants and Reviews. Mostly just BS and Affiliate Links.

October 03, 2018

Cosmos - No warp drive, no teleporter, no replicator, just spandex and now phasers. Good job humanity.

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Link Post - My Cat's In A Supergroup

MikeNM

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October 02, 2018

NME - NME might not be in print anymore but that doesn't stop them from doing the crankiest sort of music journalism. This is a great takedown of how loose the term supergroup has become.

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Link Post - Downpayment On The Afterlife

MikeNM

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October 02, 2018

Boing Boing - There's probably no lower form of con-man than a slick preacher fleecing the poor out of the meager earning for a downpayment on the afterlife. This isn't surprising to anyone, but it is a good excuse to share one of my favorite Carlin bits.

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Link Post - Industrialized Surveillance

MikeNM

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October 02, 2018

Meduza - A journalist makes his way to the land of the Uyghurs, a Chinese Muslim minority. There he finds a wholly controlled society, in what is likely the future of repression around the world.

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Link Post - Weird Memes China Edition

MikeNM

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October 02, 2018

Boing Boing - Who says America doesn’t inspire the world? China embraces the culture of fat and lazy.

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Link Post - Conformity Bias

MikeNM

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October 01, 2018

r/philosophy - A short video that proves your mother right, the company you keep does affect your behavior.

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Link Post - Electronic Voting Criminally Insecure

MikeNM

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September 30, 2018

The Register - Partisan politics ensures that no one will learn the lessons of election interference in 2016, but future elections face a dire threat, the fundamental insecurity of electronic voting. The Register summarizes a report presented at DEFCON this year that should have everyone demanding paper ballots from their officials.

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