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Monday, 12 November 2018

Voice of 2001: A Space Odyssey's Hal dies

quote [ Canadian actor Douglas Rain voiced the chilling computer in the landmark sci-fi film. ]

Dave, this conversation can serve no purpose anymore. Goodbye.

[SFW] [obituaries] [+2 Informative]
[by spazm@10:47amGMT] [3 comments]

Thursday, 4 October 2018

Russia accused of cyber-attack on chemical weapons watchdog

quote [ Netherlands expelled four GRU officers after alleged attacks on OPCW and UK Foreign Office ]

I spy with my little eye, something beginning with...
[SFW] [travel] [+2]
[by spazm@8:08pmGMT] [0 comments]

Sunday, 26 August 2018

Several killed in Florida mass shooting

quote [ Reports say the shooting happened at a restaurant where a video game tournament was being held. ]

Well fuck, I guess those thoughts and prayers aren’t working out that well. This was streamed live too. No image but sound of gunshots. Recorded stream in extended.

[SFW] [dystopian violence] [+5 WTF]
[by spazm@7:36pmGMT] [56 comments]

Friday, 27 July 2018

Below the Surface - Archaeologic finds of the North/Southline Amsterdam

quote [ Urban histories can be told in a thousand ways. The archaeological research project of the North/South metro line lends the River Amstel a voice in the historical portrayal of Amsterdam. The Amstel was once the vital artery, the central axis, of the city. Along the banks of the Amstel, at its mouth in the IJ, a small trading port originated about 800 years ago. ]

One man's trash is another man's... archaeological find?
[SFW] [history] [+3 Interesting]
[by spazm@12:34pmGMT] [2 comments]

Tuesday, 24 July 2018

Their faces: defenders on the frontline | Global Witness

quote [ Meet the brave men and women standing up for their land and our environment in the face of violence and threats. ]

[SFW] [environment & nature] [+1 Informative]
[by spazm@9:34amGMT] [0 comments]

Tuesday, 10 July 2018

Thai cave boys all rescued

quote [ The plight of the young footballers and the testing work to free them has gripped the world's attention. The first of the boys were brought out on Sunday but the last of the group were only freed on Tuesday evening. ]

[SFW] [travel] [+6]
[by spazm@2:14pmGMT] [0 comments]

Thursday, 31 May 2018

How Coke spun the public on its water use

quote [ A year-long investigation reveals that Coca-Cola has been grossly exaggerating its water record. ]

Ahhhh! The Coke Side of Life!
[SFW] [food & drink] [+1 Sad]
[by spazm@10:14pmGMT] [0 comments]

Tuesday, 20 March 2018

Rhino dies: Sudan was the last male northern white

quote [ The world's last surviving male northern white rhino has died after months of ill health, his carers said. ]


[SFW] [obituaries] [+7 Sad]
[by spazm@9:04amGMT] [7 comments]

Friday, 29 December 2017

Dispute over a $1.50 Call of Duty wager leads to death of 28 year old man in Kansas

quote [ A dispute between two teammates, over the loss of a $1.50 Call of Duty wager, has led to the death of a 28 year old man in Wichita, Kansas. Police has ID’d the 28 year individual as Andrew Finch. His mother spoke with local news outlet, in a video posted by the site here. Two … ]

[SFW] [games] [+5 WTF]
[by spazm@10:37pmGMT] [11 comments]

Thursday, 23 November 2017

How the sugar industry tried to hide the health effects of its product 50 years ago

quote [ Pour some sugar (science) on meeeee ]

Twenty five characters lala
[SFW] [health] [+3 Informative]
[by spazm@12:05amGMT] [10 comments]

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