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"Red Hat's 42 listed contributors to Docker outpaces Docker itself, which has 30."
The top contributors to the Docker project include many familiar names -- and a few surprises
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When diplomats want to justify stuff by citing "religious texts" as proof, then we're really in for the "doom's day".
 
And I can quote from her religious text that her opinion means shit being a woman, so what?
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A year later, Smriti Irani is by far the most controversial cabinet minister, and with good reason.
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"Sadly, we are still fighting those battles, whether here in the USA in Ferguson or Baltimore, or in Gaza or the Negev, wherever the oppressed need us to raise our voices unafraid.  We need to stand shoulder to shoulder with them, our brothers and sisters, until true equality and justice are won."
EXCLUSIVE: Dionne Warwick called me out by name in asserting she'd play Tel Aviv. Here's what she misunderstands
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We could be heroes.... Just for one day. 
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He's a good writer too...
 
Welcome to the Middle Class  He saved $20,000 and lots of time living in his cubicle.  It made him happy and his performance was great.  He was fired in the first round of layoffs.  

I’m not your average homeless person. To many, I look like the typical middle-class young professional — clean-cut, well-spoken, well-dressed, hygienic. But what is the average homeless person nowadays, anyway? The once-wide chasm between “homeless” and “middle-class” has shrunk to little more than a fault line, over which many find themselves standing in a precarious straddle, a little bad news away from losing it all.

Now lives in a car.  Has links to many depressing alternatives.
Unable to pay rent in L.A., I slept behind my desk. But what began as a quick financial fix soon became a lifestyle
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Meet Sandeep Aryal, system administrator for the Government of Nepal in Kathmandu. Last month, he called upon the Linux Foundation for help in the wake of his country's devastating earthquake. Here's his story:

http://www.linux.com/news/featured-blogs/167-amanda-mcpherson/827673-a-request-for-help-from-a-linux-community-member-in-nepal
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Patience and empathy are the basis of good documentation, much as they are the basis for being a decent person. Here's a how-to for creating better open source project docs, which can help your users and grow your community.
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Takes on patents, and pretty much nails it
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Grounded for Life. Pink Floyd. Amarok. Mike Watt. That 70's Show. Robert De Niro. Bass guitar. WordPress. Jana Novotná. Rock & Roll. Ah... well, the madcap laughed at the man on the border. Hey, ho, huff the Talbot... Lunacy FTW!
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AAP furious over 'fake letter' in Varanasi, threatens to sue
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Why I Will Now Not Vote BJP
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I was an undecided voter. I was exploring my options. UPA II did not deserve another chance. Modi personally never gave me good vibes. Blame

KDE SC 4.12.4 released, install it on openSUSE 13.1 - Muktware
www.muktware.com

The monthly update for KDE 4.12.4 was released today. The newest update brings bug fixes and minor improvements.

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An aerial view of the NSA's Utah Data Center in Bluffdale, Utah. Photo: Rick Bowmer/AP The National Security Agency has many secrets, but he