Category Archives: So Stupid It Hurts

Swagtron Brands The Failing Spectra Electric Skateboard

I just can’t wrap my head around this one. Let’s cut to the video: New Electric Skateboard! SWAGTRON Spectra @ Venice Beach! How the hell in the entire history of the world and even all of time and space did … Continue reading

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Flu 2018: Science Catches Up To Common Sense

Flu may be spread just by breathing, new study says “We found that flu cases contaminated the air around them with infectious virus just by breathing, without coughing or sneezing,” Dr. Donald Milton, professor of environmental health in the University … Continue reading

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Disturbing YouTube Ad Developments

YouTube Sets Stricter Requirements for Creator Partners in Response to Advertiser Concerns Starting Tuesday, new creators applying to the YouTube Partner Program will need to have accumulated 4,000 hours of video watch-time for their videos within the past 12 months … Continue reading

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Oof. Bezos Just Made A Major PR Mistake

After Trump’s “Shithole” Comment, Amazon CEO Donates $33 Million To DACA Students Given the litany of reports about abysmal working conditions at Amazon warehouses/shipment centers, I can’t think of something that says “Fuck you” to workers louder than that! He’s … Continue reading

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Ugh

I’m not — cough, cough — stepping into this one. Previously here: Read Donald Trump’s Financial Statement Filed With Government Trump Is Over Donald Trump: Puppet! Designated Survivor, Episode Four — And Donald Trump Debate One: Trump Vs. Clinton Trump: … Continue reading

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Get The Hell Off Twitter Now!

UNDERCOVER VIDEO: Twitter Engineers To “Ban a Way of Talking” Through “Shadow Banning,” Algorithms to Censor Opposing Political Opinions Former Twitter software engineer Abhinav Vadrevu on shadow banning: “they just think that no one is engaging with their content, when … Continue reading

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Even Asus Fails At YouTube Videos

After the break, global brand name Asus posts a YouTube video so devoid of specs you wonder if the two specs mentioned got in by mistake!

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Oh Hell No She Better Not!

Sources: Oprah Winfrey ‘actively thinking’ about running for president I’m re-reading Amusing Ourselves to Death by Neil Postman. This would be a worse disaster than Trump. And that book is something neither one of them could ever understand. Even if … Continue reading

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Blade Runner 2049

I’m not a fan of the first movie — it’s not Dick’s book at all — but I appreciate that it brought something entirely new to the screen. The problem with going back to it with a sequel is that … Continue reading

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Three Newspapers

The New York Times: 2 Navy Airmen and an Object That ‘Accelerated Like Nothing I’ve Ever Seen’ An eye-opening account of a mystery. And why we ever saw this account: Glowing Auras and ‘Black Money’: The Pentagon’s Mysterious U.F.O. Program … Continue reading

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