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Gag Halfrunt

Just @goldenskye's guy, y'know? For amusement only. www.floodgap.com

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@retrophisch the Bible translation one had me in stitches. Especially the "Nearly Inspired Version" and the "[Not] Knoweth Jesus Version."
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word to Word
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Leon Theremin, musician and (under duress) developer of one of the most elegant Soviet bugs ever designed. https://hackaday.com/2015/12/08/theremins-bug/
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dollar stores are clearly better than nothing in small towns. but how much better? and compared to what? https://www.bloomberg.com/news/features/2017-10-11/dollar-general-hits-a-gold-mine-in-rural-america
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the innovative, yet deeply flawed, Tu-144 "Concordski." http://www.bbc.com/future/story/20171018-the-soviet-unions-flawed-rival-to-concorde
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@retrophisch I've never heard of that site! funny stuff!
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another parental visit, another blown circuit breaker. gonna spend tomorrow with the tone sender figuring out what they ruined this time.
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Today in clinic I have a 100 year old patient, followed by a 10 year old one.
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I have a feeling it's going to be a bad Monday: https://arstechnica.com/information-technology/2017/10/severe-flaw-in-wpa2-protocol-leaves-wi-fi-traffic-open-to-eavesdropping/
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turns out that the charging board had wormed itself free. I guess it could have bent out, but that still doesn't speak much for the phone's quality. @larand @joe
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@larand maybe what it actually means is they're *all* crap, and I just got lucky with a couple of them. 8-)
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@larand on the other hand, the Nexus 5X, which I loved while it worked, is LG.
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@larand that's not reassuring at all. the last HTC phone I had was the Nexus One, and that phone was *great*. The N1 and N5 are probably the top two phones I've ever owned.
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Pixel XL is now refusing to charge and has depleted its battery. between this crap and my dear old Nexus 5X bootlooping, does anyone else think Google phones have tanked in quality? taking it to a repair shop tomorrow and hoping.
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I don't have a social life either. http://www.bbc.com/capital/story/20171011-is-there-an-upside-to-having-no-social-life
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Z Bistro in Carson City.
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“We expect that advertising-funded search engines will be inherently biased towards the advertisers and away from the needs of the consumers.” - Brin and Page, Google, 1998
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(most memorable line, reviewing Osco Drugs' Dr Starr: "I thought I'd had a stroke until I realized it was placebo flavored.")
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I'm going to have to get some Dr Skipper. I've adapted to Pibb Xtra, but I miss the old Pibb. http://www.kibo.com/kibofood/dr_pepper.html

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