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jacobin interview with a googler about the push against project maven 

googler: “Hey, I left the Defense Department so I wouldn’t have to work on this kind of stuff. What kind of voice do we have besides this Q&A to explain why this project is not okay?”

Sergey Brin: “Letting you ask that question is the voice that you have. Very few companies would allow you to do that.”

thanks google wow your efforts to disempower dissent really inspire faith

Barr Bodied: Gen X Inactivation as ABC yanks “Roseanne”

Jim Beam falsely claims to be the “Official” whiskey of the Chicago Cubs, a title only held by whatever well whiskey is at Slugger’s

Not only does Sisko have to deal with the whole Dominion War thing; his services as Emissary are needed at every Bajoran bat mitzvah on the station

Hong Kong film star Chow Yun Fat's birthday is today! 🎂

If you are an action fan, I suggest Hard Boiled, The Killer, A Better Tomorrow, and/or Tiger on the Beat to celebrate. Oh and he was in some little film called Crouching Tiger Hidden Dragon.

Mastodon @ SDF

"I appreciate SDF but it's a general-purpose server and the name doesn't make it obvious that it's about art." - Eugen Rochko