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Friday, 18 August 2017

A Guide Through the Darkened Passages of Dungeon Synth

quote [ The following artists represent a crude map to the world of Dungeon Synth. As with all worthwhile dungeon explorations, some paths aren’t marked below. You can fill those in as you explore. ]

Dorky, and not even in an ironic way. I love this stuff!
[SFW] [music] [+3 Good]
[by arrowhen@11:11pmGMT] [2 comments]

Wednesday, 16 August 2017

Orkestra Obsolete play Blue Monday using 1930s instruments

quote [ In a special film, using only instruments available in the 1930s - from the theremin and musical saw to the harmonium and prepared piano - the mysterious Orkestra Obsolete present this classic track as you've never heard it before. ]

[SFW] [music] [+10 Good]
[by arrowhen@8:40pmGMT] [5 comments]

Wednesday, 9 August 2017

Texas House passes bill restricting insurance coverage of abortion

quote [ Texas women would have to pay a separate health insurance premium to get coverage for non-emergency abortions — what an opponent dubbed "rape insurance" — under a bill given early approval by the Texas House on Tuesday. ]

How many rape dollars does rape insurance cost?
[SFW] [politics] [+2 Sad]
[by arrowhen@1:59amGMT] [6 comments]

Thursday, 3 August 2017

Cyber expert who stopped "WannaCry" attack arrested in U.S. on hacking charges

quote [ A cyber security researcher widely credited with helping to neutralize the global "WannaCry" ransomware attack earlier this year has been arrested on unrelated hacking charges, according to court documents unsealed on Thursday. ]

I put a 25 character comment here, but it got hacked.
[SFW] [crime & punishment] [+2]
[by arrowhen@11:09pmGMT] [0 comments]

Tuesday, 1 August 2017

A Farewell to Screen Savers, the Imagined Dreams of Our Machines

quote [ How the hypnotic digital designs suggested our computers had lives of their own. ]

I was always partial to "Mystify Your Mind."
[SFW] [history] [+7 Funsightful]
[by arrowhen@7:49amGMT] [14 comments]

Thursday, 27 July 2017

June Foray, Voice of ‘Bullwinkle Show’s’ Natasha and Rocky, Dies at 99

quote [ “We are all saddened by the news of June’s passing,” said ASIFA-Hollywood executive director Frank Gladstone, who noted that she would have celebrated her 100th birthday in September. “Although it didn’t come as a shock, it has really taken us back a bit.” ]

You can say that again, dahlink!
[SFW] [obituaries] [+6 Informative]
[by arrowhen@9:22pmGMT] [9 comments]

Tuesday, 11 July 2017

Nevada governor declares state of emergency because they're running out of weed

quote [ Between July 1 and 4, 47 stores selling legal weed conducted a total of 40,000 transactions, resulting in around $3 million worth of sales. That’s resulted in sellers blowing through their stock, unable to keep up with demand. ]

I was going to put a comment here, but I forgot.
[SFW] [business] [+7 Funny]
[by arrowhen@11:11pmGMT] [6 comments]

Thursday, 6 July 2017

Amelia Earhart: Does photo show she died a Japanese prisoner?

quote [ This photograph has people convinced. I'm astounded by this. I mean, my God! Look at this photograph... Let's use our heads for a moment. ]

I'm going with Betteridge's Law of Headlines on this one.
[SFW] [history] [+3]
[by arrowhen@9:35pmGMT] [8 comments]

Monday, 3 July 2017

End of the line for Disney parks’ ‘wench’ auctions

quote [ Tweaks in the works for Pirates of the Caribbean attractions at Disney’s Orlando, Anaheim and Paris parks to better align with modern sensibilities. ]

Looting, pillaging still OK.
[SFW] [business] [+1 Informative]
[by arrowhen@9:23pmGMT] [10 comments]

Thursday, 29 June 2017

Ohio city council member wants 911 to ignore drug overdose calls

quote [ Dan Picard, who serves on the city council of Middletown, Ohio, first suggested last week that the city implement a three-strikes-and-you’re-out policy when it comes to responding to 911 calls for overdoses. ]

Maybe they could burn down all the houses to save the fire department some money too.
[SFW] [health] [+6 WTF]
[by arrowhen@9:30pmGMT] [13 comments]

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