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.nsv (nullsoft>shoutcats tv) video stream; works with vlc, winamp, or anything with the right codecs; windows media player NOT recommended,
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dear google plus;

thanks for putting the share button up on the dash, where it DOESN'T appear on your google voice page

thanks for the unlabelled icon that marks all notifications as read

thanks for all the automatic pop-up boxes & shit that use more computer resources & block the things you are trying to get to

thanks for generally making your code bloatier & less useful than it used to be

just in case you were wondering why i'm a "less-active" g+ user, than i used to be... 

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i find the g+ main interface FAR too bulky these days;  javascripty code-bloat. not the worst i've ever seen, but bad enough (>__<)
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On Tuesday, city council voted to proceed to public hearings on its regulatory plans, which the Conservative federal government has strongly opposed, calling for a shutdown of the dispensaries
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Scientists have discovered that the changing lengths of blood telomeres may help predict the development of cancer years before the actual diagnosis.
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babylonian: “before today, i hadn’t heard of “rough rides,” and there’s a good chance you haven’t either. basically, a “rough ride” is a horrifying process in which ‘a handcuffed man or woman is put...
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For some agents, Snowden says, the racy images were one of the "fringe benefits of surveillance positions"
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Tesla Energy’s new foray into providing energy storage products to service not just homes but also utilities is bringing much-needed attention to the accompanying technologies. That, in turn, may attract new capital and help bring about economies of scale that would further reduce those prices. In the end, it’s about making [...]
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Male infertility should be taken as a sign of larger underlying health problems, says an international expert who will speak in Vancouver Saturday at a conference for fertility specialists.
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YouTube fans are flocking to Toronto on Saturday to meet some of the internet's biggest celebrities at North America's first-ever YouTube FanFest.
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The probe of an atomic force microscope (AFM) scans a surface to reveal details at a resolution 1,000 times greater than that of an optical microscope. That makes AFM the premier tool for analyzing physical features, but it cannot tell scientists anything about chemistry. For that they turn to the mass ...
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writer, art, collector (of too much, of too many things), research, computer-related-stuff. open-source-related-stuff, wikipedia/wikimedia, p.o.d. design, hot sex (& by that, I mean I like it hardcore baby, yeah!), etc. i'm also good @ finding crap on ebay...
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the planet "Earth"
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AKA "Lx"

NOTE:  At the moment, i seem to have hit some obscure (i.e.: undocumented) "limit" in the number of people that I can circle on G+; until that gets sorted out, I am unable to circle, or even "circle-back" people who have circled me (which has been my usual practice).  S

o, if you've added me, please do not be offended that I haven't circled you back (because i can't); if/when I can get this "unlocked" I'll try to catch up on everybody that I have missed.


My great contibutions to human culture (& my own resulting immortality) are primarily @ wikipedia/wikimedia.

My hobby is designing crap @, that (almost) nobody ever buys (or even notices).

man, m i KOOL or wat!?



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