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Earlier this week, Jim VandeHei, a former executive editor of Politico, wrote an op-ed article for The Wall Street Journal accusing the Washington political establishment of being out of touch with…
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Понравилось: "На воре Панама горит"
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Российские пользователи соцсетей отреагировали на публикацию документов панамской компании Mossack Fonseca шутками про виолончель и обсуждением приоритетов российских СМИ в освещении утечки.
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High school senior Emily Harrison’s rejected college application will save the young student a total of nearly $370,000.
COLORADO SPRINGS, CO—Saying the turn of events will greatly benefit the 17-year-old’s economic security, sources confirmed Friday that local high school senior Emily Harrison’s failure to get into the University of Southern California, a private academic institution, will be the single most financially responsible act of her entire life.
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Future uncertain...
As of last night, Apple’s San Bernardino troubles are officially over. Yesterday, the FBI announced that it no longer needs Apple’s help in breaking into an iPhone linked to last year’s attacks,...
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Conservative organ The National Review published a scathing attack on poor white communities [paywall], part of its general disgust at Republican presidential frontrunner Donald Trump’s suppo…
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Scientists are duking it out over whether a study on reproducibility has a reproducible conclusion. The high-profile study reported last year that many psychology findings can’t be replicated, but...
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Wow!
After so many failed attempts. This is a formidable accomplishment!
SpaceX has finally landed its Falcon 9 rocket on a drone ship at sea, after launching the vehicle into space this afternoon. It's the first time the company has been able to pull off an ocean...
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Pew-pew-pewtin
This was commonly believed, but now there is a paper trail.
So...fuck that guy and his blood money.
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Drugs—no matter how effective they are—may never be enough to fully eradicate HIV-1. Only a vaccine will.
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This is amusing...
... by classifying (or, at least, refusing to answer questions regarding) the method of defeating the iPhone's security, the US government has taken a position on the same side as the hackers that law enforcement ostensibly opposes.

Of course, revealing the method of breakin would cause Apple to seal it (and thereby cause the government to lose that method).

Opposition to encryption is a lose-lose scenario.


The government announced today that an alternative method for breaking into the phone has worked.
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A few weeks ago, New York Times columnist Nicholas Kristof weighed in on who is to blame for the poisoning of American politics. “The G.O.P. Created Donald Trump,” blared the headline. In recent decades, Kristof wrote, Republican leaders “pried open a Pandora’s box, a toxic politics of fear and resentment, sometimes brewed with a tinge of racial animus, and they could never satisfy the unrealistic expectations that they nurtured among supporters...
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Matt Taibbi, don't ever stop!
Bush was just an appetizer — Trump would be the main course
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