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News Briefs 05-07-2017

Put on your confirmation bias goggles and see what you want to see in today's news...

Quote of the Day:

So long, and thanks for all the fish.

Dolphins, in The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy

News Briefs 04-07-2017

Happy birthday Murica!

Quote of the Day:

Every day you rearrange atoms and electrons into hope, love, fear and desire, without even trying. Stop looking outside yourself for magic.

Jon Gomm

News Briefs 03-07-2017

Simpler times...

Thanks Shane.

Quote of the Day:

The adoption of a technologically advanced lifestyle might be effectively simultaneous with extinction. First you invent radio, then you invent technologies capable of destroying all life on your planet and shortly thereafter you push the button and your civilization goes dark.

Steven Johnson

News Briefs 30-06-2017

Updated edition...

Quote of the Day:

Everything is dumb right now. From nose to tail, we have become the dumbest, saddest pig at the county fair. Historians will not refer to this period as THE DARK AGES, but rather, THE DUMB AGES

Chuck Wendig

News Briefs 29-06-2017

We ain't 'fake news'. We are WTF! news.

Thanks to Charles and Bohemia IPA.

Quote of the Day:

"Faith is the bird that feels the light when the dawn is still dark."

˜Rabindranath Tagore.

News Briefs 28-06-2017

TFW you feel like you've been hit by a bus *before* you walk into the pub...

Quote of the Day:

We humans of the present are certainly not the summit of Creation. Species more intelligent than us will inhabit the earth. They might even appear quite soon. These days evolution is no longer driven by slow natural development, as Darwin described it, but by human culture. So a post-human intelligence might be made by us ourselves. And I hope that our successors have a better understanding of the world.

Sir Martin Rees

News Briefs 27-06-2017

Quidditch IRL...

Quote of the Day:

To have a right to do a thing is not at all the same as to be right in doing it.

G.K. Chesterton

News Briefs 26-06-2017

Monday reality check...

Quote of the Day:

Puritanism: The haunting fear that someone, somewhere, may be happy.

H.L. Mencken