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I'm at E 43 St & Vanderbilt Ave and the city bike station is gone
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When I search for the weather in Chrome, I get this. I don't know what it's called, but it ignores my preference in my Google account for weather temperatures to be displayed in Celsius.
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Maybe metric weather's illegal in the State of New York?
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The perception of Japan from outside, or people who have never been there vs people who have lived there. Cool meme.
A short two panel comic about the Japan people think I live in.
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Grand Central clocks are off. You'd think being the hub station of the most expensive mass transportation system in the world would give them the budget to keep their clocks set properly. it's ironic that mean standard time was invented around here for tracking trains on the East Coast, and now they can't even give accurate time (except of course for those two times a day when all broken clocks are right).
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Good one Nik. Happy new year to you and your family. I work in Jersey City and owe you, but we stay at our desks all day. 
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Stumbled across this a couple weeks morning. It says:

Albert Einstein was Jewish, born in Germany, and became an American citizen.
With his theory of relativity, he became the founder of 20th century physics. As a young boy, his father gave him a compass, and the movement of the needle fascinated him.

NORTH AMERICA

Why North America?

Anyway, I posted this on Facebook publicly put google hasn't indexed it yet, so I thought I'd post on G+.

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#GooglePlus is what I use to share photos with my wife so she can upload them to #Facebook.
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I'm at W Houston St & Hudson St not riding a Citi Bike, because the bike station has been taken down.
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NO! What happened??  I mean why was it taken down?
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+Leon Edmiidz , check this out.. Think you should learn this stuff...
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+Baz Edmeades , Any comment on the story of rhinos?
Over the last 50 million years, rhinos have braved ice ages, prehistoric hyenas and giant crocodiles – and they were once the largest animals on land
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 Before human hunting reduced it to virtual extinction, the northern pocket of white rhinos was situated in an area where Chad, the Sudan, the Central African Republic, and the northern ends of Uganda and the Congo come together. The southern pocket lay some two thousand kilometers away, in southern Africa south of the Zambezi river.

The southern pocket of white rhinos was the first to face the destructive power of firearms. Dutch colonists had established themselves at the southern tip of Africa as long ago as 1652, and, as they moved into the interior of Southern Africa during the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries, the white rhino was among the first animals to disappear from the areas they settled. Despite the fact that malaria and sleeping-sickness delayed the intrusion of European settlers into the wilderness protected by the present-day Kruger Park, the area was heavily hunted toward the end of the nineteenth century. The last white rhinoceros was seen there in 1894. By 1895 it was generally assumed that the entire southern population of white rhinos had ceased to exist. (Because the existence of the northern pocket was not yet “known” at the time – i.e. known to non-Africans – it looked as if humans had just exterminated the planet’s third-biggest land animal.)

It was then discovered – “to everyone’s surprise,” Ian Player tells us, – that a handful of these giant rhinos had survived about 100 miles south of the present-day Kruger Park at the confluence of the Black- and White Umfolozi rivers in Zululand. A certain C. R. Varndell responded to this discovery by organizing a hunting expedition into the area. Varndell and his friends shot six white rhinos. Judging from what he wrote about it in his Nature and Sport in South Africa, published in 1897, H. A. Bryden seemed to think that this was a good idea:

"There can, I fear, be little doubt that this rare and interesting quadruped will within the next two or three years have become quite exterminated – a creature of the past. Naturalists will have to thank… Mr. Coryndon and Mr. Varndell for their skill and success in procuring the first – and probably the last – complete specimens of this mammal before its final extermination."

Others reacted in a more rational way to this attack on the last population of giant rhinos. A conservationist by the name of C. D. Guise wrote to the Governor of Natal, Sir Walter Hely-Hutchinson, demanding that the animals be given protected status as “royal game.” When Sir Charles Saunders, resident commissioner of Zululand, issued a proclamation to that effect in April of 1897, there were probably somewhere between forty and eighty white rhinos left in the Umfolozi area. Even if an isolated animal or two still survived in the remote areas of what are now Botswana or Zimbabwe at that point, it was quite clear that the Umfolozi survivors constituted the southern white rhinos’ last viable population.

That population responded so well to protection that, by the start of the 1960s, there were almost a thousand white rhinos in Zululand. The small reserves which had been created for their protection were, however, filling up at this time, and it seemed that the remarkable resurgence of their population might start to level off. Not far away from them, however, the Kruger National Park – bigger than Tanzania’s Serengeti National Park and Kenya’s Masai Mara put together – still lay empty of rhinos. Beginning in 1961, therefore, something which conservationists had been urging since the 1920s was finally undertaken: white rhinos were captured in Zululand and released into Kruger. The Kruger population grew with gratifying speed, and there were, as a result, nearly 3,000 of them there, until the current poaching crisis began sending that number on a downward plunge six or seven years ago. 

Neither of the two African rhinos are, however, as dangerously close to extinction as the unique, two-horned, hairy Sumatran rhino is.

These fate of the planet's five rhino species will provide a strong indication whether our species is able to control its destructive effect on the biosphere.  I personally cannot, at this point, see many reasons for optimism on this score. 
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My boys enjoyed the experience very much. But the video server was down. They told me to try again later via the website. I did and my boys' names were missing from the roster. So I contacted them via the webform and they did contact me the next day and instructed me how to find my boys' videos (we used shoe colors and timestamps). But after I got off the phone with them, I bought the same video twice by accident. When I tried to call back and resubmit the contact form, I never got a response. Considering the media server failure, the missing names from the roster, I'd expect a little flexibility if I accidentally put the wrong video in my shopping cart. I know they are brand new in Yonkers and I hope they get their act together.
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Nice atmosphere, but the wifi is impossible to connect to. Maybe they make it hard to limit people working here too long. ;-)
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Charged my friend $140 to replace them light bulb.
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Booked for 3 nights and tried to change it to one night 20 minutes later but got told they have to charge for 3 nights.
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If you're trapped out near Peekskill while your teenager is skating at the local indoor skate place, this is a great place to kill some time and get some work done on their fantastic wifi connection. And the Thai salad and turkey chili are equally exceptional. But try not to come during lunch (12-1:30) as it'll be crowded and they limit wifi to 30 mins during peak times.
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