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The word "capitalism" means such different things to different people that it's useless for communication, as highlighted by the contradictory responses to so-called .

stevefoerster.com/no-joseph-st

I was prompted today to write a short account of the time I was fortunate enough to meet South African anti-Apartheid activist and musician . stevefoerster.com/remembering-

Holy crap, season 5 of is off the chain! I just saw the fourth episode and more jaw dropping moments happened in that hour than on a whole season of most shows.

Speaking of , sure, I can understand why they're planning 58 new shows to get people to sign up for Disney+, but how is it that none of them star Bill Burr? πŸ€”

If someone has to say "I'm just asking questions!" it's because they know full well they're deliberately asking leading questions.

Hey, could I ask you for a favour?
I used to write flash fiction regularly, once upon a time, and I'd like to get back into it.
It might be a great help with motivation if some people went and read stuff on my website and left a comment? pls?
ankewehner.com/fiction/

After I upgraded my MacOS version, LibreOffice wouldn't start. Now I know why. And now I think it's time I switched my MacBook Air to .

fsf.org/news/the-problems-with

Tin foil hat time: I can't help but wonder whether the FTC lawsuit to is at least in part the system's response to Libra's challenge to the hegemony of the U.S. dollar.

πŸ‡¬πŸ‡§ A majority of MEPs voted yesterday in the LIBE Committee in favour of a general monitoring our private messages. Why this denunciation machine is disastrous for the protection of our privacy: patrick-breyer.de/?p=593883&la

#EUDataP

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Given how much pure fresh water flows into the sea from , as fresh water becomes more of a scarce resource around the world, there's the opportunity for it to become an important export industry.

bloomberg.com/news/articles/20

I'm no fan of centralized commercial social networks, but giving politicians the power to block them is a cure far worse than the disease.

abc.net.au/news/2020-11-23/sol

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