Extenuating Circumstances

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Bookmarks for October 9th from 15:40 to 20:13

This is an auto-posted collection of public links I’ve either posted to, or favourites from Twitter, my Instapaper bookmarks and my public links posted to Pinboard.in for October 9th from 15:40 to 20:13:

  • Twitter – Interesting notion. From the guy who wrote *the* book on Bannon.
  • Twitter – this shit should be a class III controlled substance
  • Twitter – lord i just had a flashback to actually having to look for sites through the yahoo directory & now my hair is white…
  • EYES on Vimeo – A series of installations I’ve had on my mind for a while, finally came to life. Installations + Film: Lucas Zanotto Sound Design: David Kamp Thanks to Helge Kiehl for advising on the colour-grading.
  • Twitter – Same. I use birth control because I don't want to get pregnant. Literally no other reason, and it's nobody's goddam…
  • Hilarious Kinetic Eye Sculptures by Lucas Zanotto | Colossal

Bookmarks for October 9th from 11:04 to 14:52

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Bookmarks for October 9th from 09:13 to 10:47

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Bookmarks for October 8th through October 9th

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  • Twitter – This pretty much nails it.
  • Forbes Welcome – Star Trek: Discovery is smart-sounding scientific nonsense

    S1E4 recap. It's like the IFLS of Star Trek.

  • [toread] techcrunch.com
  • Twitter – Thanks, Chernobyl.
  • Facebook security chief rants about misguided “algorithm” backlash | TechCrunch – What a twit – #Facebook security chief rants about misguided #algorithm backlash
  • Twitter – What a twit – #Facebook security chief rants about misguided #algorithm backlash
  • Twitter – I will keep saying this: ads are the minor problem, and easiest to solve. For ex, YouTube's recommender algorithms…
  • Twitter – "The horrible thing about the Two Minutes Hate was not that one was obliged to act a part, but that it was impossib…
  • Twitter – If only there were an equal branch of government tasked with overseeing the president & stopping him from leading u…

Bookmarks for October 8th from 11:04 to 18:38

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Bookmarks for October 8th from 08:01 to 10:52

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Bookmarks for October 7th through October 8th

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Bookmarks for October 7th from 20:03 to 22:56

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  • [toread] support.aspyr.com
  • Twitter – So this is a trailer for the trailer? What the hell.
  • Twitter – What! Hello! What!
  • Twitter – *Yeah. Need really big Google Loon versions that distribute targeted Facebook ads
  • How the Gun Control Debate Ignores Black Lives — ProPublica – By failing to talk about the majority of gun murder victims, politicians and advocates miss chance to save lives
  • [toread] medium.com
  • [toread] thebolditalic.com
  • Twitter – Best bit of the #EchoEscape livestream was when a team got a (real) pizza delivery…and searched it looking for cl…
  • Twitter – No, the universe is actually *too* interesting which is a problem for simulation just as it is for religion
  • Twitter – @DesignerDon @hondanhon @sigmafactor Somewhere in the whines of low-level white male engineers who don't wish to un…
  • Twitter – @hondanhon My friend @sigmafactor found this other crazy cat just trying to keep that creative energy flowing. It's…
  • Twitter – Dropbox's attempt to reposition itself as an incredibly diverse platform for inspiring “creatives” is super believa…
  • Twitter – @hondanhon SO. MUCH. ENERGY.
  • Twitter – @hondanhon One cool thing about Oxygen that sharing files may not share; you don't need permission to use it.

    thi…

  • Twitter – @hondanhon dropbox like it's hot.
  • Twitter – We know what you were paid by Trump. Given he's a harassser, shouldn't you return what you've made off him?
  • Twitter – Many layers to this.
  • [toread] news.ycombinator.com
  • [toread] www.foreignaffairs.com
  • Twitter – Chris Moore cover art for "Kinsman" by Ben Bova, 1989. #scifi #space

Bookmarks for October 7th from 15:36 to 19:56

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Bookmarks for October 6th through October 7th

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  • Twitter – @kitterati @arielmai @OneTeamGov @firebethfox @tashclarke73 @LivNeal @MTBracken @liammax @egawen @reinikainen…
  • Twitter – @kitterati @OneTeamGov @firebethfox @tashclarke73 @jstweedie @LivNeal @MTBracken @liammax @egawen @reinikainen…
  • Twitter – We're thinking of doing a @OneTeamGov Global event next summer. If you're non-U.K. public sector and want to be inv…
  • Twitter – I truly believe that if David Duke ran for Senate again today and was polling competitively, today’s GOP would supp…
  • [toread] medium.muz.li
  • Twitter – ?
  • Twitter – Polls are looking good, @theresa_may. Let's prove your doubters wrong and increase that majority with a snap electi…