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Justice Kavanaugh just wrote a controlling opinion--it holds that any Apple customer can sue them for monopolistic practices.

He was joined by the court's 4 liberal justices. The rest dissented. 🤔

scotusblog.com/case-files/case

Doris Day, beloved actress and animal rights activist, died early Monday at her Carmel Valley, California, home at age 97, her foundation says - @AP

Clinician unveils gender research findings.

His mistake: doing that on Twitter.

Reax: BAN THE MOTHERFUCKER!

You're never going to create commie Utopia, no matter how many lines of code you write.

Mozilla is shutting down their IRC servers and moving to Discord, a proprietary chat service.

Hey Mozilla, aren't we forgetting something here? Our very own "Mozilla Pledge for a Healthy Internet” states:

> Principle 2 The internet is a global public resource that must remain open and accessible.

> Principle 6 The effectiveness of the internet as a public resource depends upon interoperability (protocols, data formats, content), innovation and decentralized participation worldwide.

There's like 2 PhDs on her staff but apparently they failed to tell her that is her own colleague.

So, the FreeBSD image for Raspberry PI on the foundation's webpage is old as fuck. Why does anyone use that OS I will never know

There's woke as in 'being respectful and empathetic to others experiences and life stories' and then there's wOkE as in "lEmME puT My fAiLEd SoCiOlOgY PaPeR oN ThE iNtErNeT tO GeT ClIcKs"

If you're pushing a trope that you need to rid your library of anything touched by white people... then maybe you deserve that campus shooting after all.

: We need more dev involvement in finding more of these obscure/backchannel exploits on PCs.

Also : because we wasted our time on Bluetooth bullshit and didn't care much about phone so GRANDMA NEEDS TO FUCKING MOVE IN NOW BECAUSE SHE LOST ALL HER FUCKING MONEY TO TELECOM SCAMMERS, SO GOOD LUCK AFFORDING MORE ELECTRONICS TOYS.

You know, it's really refreshing to see local television stations in Seattle turning their backs on the progressive class.

Progressivism's love-affair with not abandoning bad strategy and starting over on policy ideas was its downfall once before, it will be that again. (Yep, talking about its stupid head tax)

TFW when you can't post something because ugh it's not exactly the most legal thing in the world, you don't know which targets are listening, and oversharing culture never benefited anyone---but at the same time it is the right thing to do and you'll be vindicated at the end.

Did this cycle once before and found it's far better to keep my mouth shut.

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