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Jared “Dark Lord Kanly” Givens
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19 Couples Who Didn't Let Growing Old Together Slow Them Down http://9gag.com/gag/aj044wg?ref=android.s.gp

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XD NZ should definitely pick one of these!
The Internet is humanity's most powerful tool for what Dr. Cornel West refers to as "deep democracy," a system in which each and ev-er-y individual is given a voice. But therein lies one of the great weaknesses of democracy: "everyone" includes all the wiseasses, too. Case in point: The nation of New Zealand is currently "considering" a new national flag. As part of that process, Kiwis were asked to share their ideas of what New Zealand stands f...
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Increasingly rapid advances in AI have given Stuart Russell's concerns heightened urgency.
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Why do I keep seeing Northrop Grumman and Lockheed Martin ads everywhere?! Am I their target demographic? As much as I love guns, I think military hardware is out of my price range. :P

#WTF
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"Bacon really is a vegetable." One of the many reasons I love Germany! :D
Everything is über clean: The streets, the subways, the parks are spotless and beautiful because everyone makes cleaning a priority. While you hit snooze on Saturday morning, the little old lady down the street is stooped over with a hand brush meticulously cleaning the sidewalk.
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I love Shakespeare's work and Fassbender's acting! I can't wait to see this!
The experience of British troops in Iraq and Afghanistan helped to shape Michael Fassbender’s performance as Macbeth in a new movie version of Shakespeare’s bloody tragedy that has premiered at the Cannes film festival.
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"Technological progress is like an axe in the hands of a pathological criminal." - Albert Einstein

Einstein must have said it. I found it on the Internet, and like Fox News, the Internet never lies.
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I see you, #Skynet! :P

#uncannyValley
I once witnessed a robot kill someone. I was a kid. A killer, fresh from murdering his parents and several others, came to our neighborhood looking for a hideout. He broke into the home of an elderly couple two doors down and held them hostage. They managed to escape, but the killer was still in the house, armed with a rifle. Those of us in the surrounding homes were ordered by police to remain there lest we be shot taking out the trash or walk...
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A sizable minority are worried that machine intelligence could cause human extinction by the end of the century.
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That's what happens when you let Michael Bay design your airbags!
NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- Takata is nearly doubling the size of its already massive recall for faulty airbags, according to a government source. The move makes it the largest auto recall in history. T...
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The artist famous for his cowboy prints is now reappropriating young women's selfies.
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Software Engineer - BAE Systems
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I love books, movies, art, computers, music, and firearms - among too many other things for me to keep up with.  

I'm a software engineer in the defense industry.

I love to travel, but don't get to do it as much as I'd like.  I've got a huge list of places I want to see all over the globe.

I use G+ to talk about things I love, such as tech, movies, music (metal!), to post photos, and to generally rant about various topics.


"A few of my favorite things":

Music:
  • Black Metal - Kampfar, Immortal, Darkthrone, Dark Funeral, Mayhem, Emperor, Satyricon, Burzum, Carpathian Forest, Marduk, Bathory.
  • Thrash - Slayer (of course!), Megadeth, Metallica, Anthrax
  • Death Metal - Obituary, Death
  • Classical - Chopin, Beethoven 
  • Jazz - Miles Davis, John Coltrane, Thelonious Monk
  • Gabba/Gabber - Angerfist
  • Industrial - Rammstein, NIN


Books and Writers:
  • On the Road - Kerouac 
  • Dune - Herbert
  • Frankenstein - Shelley
  • A Clockwork Orange - Burgess
  • Anything by H. P. Lovecraft
  • R. A. Salvatore
  • Anne Rice - her older Vampire novels :)
  • Shakespeare
  • Poe
  • Ernest Hemingway
  • Irvine Welsh
  • "The Unbearable Lightness of Being"
  • George R. R. Martin
  • Heinlein

Movies:
  • Trainspotting
  • The Thing (the Carpenter film)
  • Apocalypse Now
  • A Clockwork Orange (I'm a bit of a Kubrick fan!)
  • Good Will Hunting

Artists:
  • H. R. Giger
  • Gerald Brom
  • Van Gogh
  • Picasso
  • Monet
  • Toulouse-Lautrec
  • Degas
  • Georgia O'Keeffe
Bragging rights
I'm the only one of my siblings who hasn't spent a night in jail! :D
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Amazing tea! :) I just moved to the area and was delighted to find this gem!
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