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+Francois Demers I have watched them operate the latches on the bins, great dexterity, probably good with chopsticks. Have a nice weekend!
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How to spot trees from a long way away. 
The specter of U.S. talks with Iran over its nuclear policy was a strong undercurrent in discussions between a contingent of American officials, led by Rep. Rodney Frelinghuysen, R-11, and officials in Egypt and Ukraine.
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+Francois Demers Were you thinking of this? It is not the song but funny.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=37C-BudYnzw
Andy Kaufman makes me laugh and I cannot explain why but I understand 'snorting dry floor varnish'. :)) Did you watch the SNL 40th? They were so irreverent and fresh in the early days.
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"Robots, moreover, could struggle to recognize unacceptable targets such as civilians and wounded combatants."

Killer humans almost never make such mistakes. 
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I probably just won a prize for setting up someone else's joke...
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In this week’s general audience Pope Francis spoke on the role of siblings in family life, saying the fraternity we learn from them teaches us how to overcome barriers and leads to greater freedom.
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I thought so +M Sinclair Stevens, contrary to popular beliefs, it is firstborns who get the raw deals. I had the same duties to be older, more responsible, exemplary... although I must confess I did not always discharge those duties very well. Unless teaching your kid brother not to mix whisky, beer, and cannabis at 15 can be filed under "sharing valuable life experience." He survived.

I did not have your experience  of competing for my parents' attention: I always was blatantly my mother's favorite and I always was the man who took away my father's 20-year old bride's heart (it gets attention too...)

Despite being a focal point in the family, or rather because, I have always felt bad about the attention and, yes, privileges my younger siblings never had. Exemplia gratis: private school for me while public was good enough for them.
Lasting jealousy even decades later from some of my siblings, and I did try to explain it was not my choice or even in my power to refuse, as well as a "doomed to perform" attitude it took me a very long time to shake off.

Through a slightly different itinerary, the same decision of having only one child. I could write word for word of my daughter what you write of your son.
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I missed you.  So I went back and plussed some older posts.  It made me feel like you were here.  :D  Happy Easter Francois.
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Ok, which wise guy photoshopped Vladimir Putin for the illustration?
 
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"Hominids didn’t spread first across Africa, and then the entire globe, by utilizing just one foraging strategy or sticking to a precise mix of carbohydrates, proteins and fats. We did it by being ever so flexible, both socially and ecologically, and always searching for the greener grass (metaphorically), or riper fruit (literally)."

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"The ability to spot faces from any angle, and even when partially occluded, has always been a uniquely human capability. Not anymore." The Viola-Jones algorithm from 2001 was so fast and simple that it was soon built into standard point and shoot cameras. 

"Farfade and co use a fundamentally different approach to build their model. They capitalize on the advances made in recent years on a type of machine learning known as a deep convolutional neural network. They created a database of 200,000 images that included faces at various angles and orientations and a further 20 million images without faces. They then trained their neural net in batches of 128 images over 50,000 iterations. The result is a single algorithm that can spot faces from a wide range of angles, even when partially occluded. And it can spot many faces in the same image with remarkable accuracy."
The ability to spot faces from any angle, and even when partially occluded, has always been a uniquely human capability. Not anymore.
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ok, so for the moment standing behind a black and/or covering one eye with a hand as well as (the ultimate method) hiding behind the camera helps to avoid being terminated…
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IQ question #32. Complete the series:

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Knuckle Walker
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Dear NSA, sorry you could not follow the conversation, we decided not to use Skype today.

I did get the ingredients for the salad and pretty much everything else we needed.
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