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Dan Lyke: Charlene in Bubblegum Alley, San Luis Obispo



Radley Balko in The Washington Post: We should treat Confederate monuments the way Moscow and Budapest have treated communist statues
Dan Lyke: Radley Balko in The Washington Post: We should treat Confederate monuments the way Moscow and Budapest have treated communist statues.



Letter of the Committee to Establish Principles on Renaming
Dan Lyke: In the wake of renaming Calhoun College following the killings of 9 people at Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church in Charleston, South Carolina, Yale University outlined principles for renaming campus buildings.



Why Did A State Trooper Try To Stop Medics From Performing CPR On Heather Heyer?
Dan Lyke: Why Did A State Trooper Try To Stop Medics From Performing CPR On Heather Heyer?



RT Chukwuemeka Afigbo @nke_ise
Dan Lyke: Back in 2009, when facial recognition was just starting to become a thing, HP had an issue where their webcams weren't detecting non-caucasian faces. That era was one where it was amazing that the technology worked at all, and was a good reminder to make diversity a part of the product ship checklist. So, yeah, almost 8 years ago. Apparently the soap dispenser people didn't get the memo.



Gizmodo: Cloudflare CEO on terminating service to the neo-Nazi site
Dan Lyke: I have been struggling with a lot of philosophical issues around various companies terminating their services of the Daily Stormer web site. As someone with friends who've had sexually explicit content on the internet, and all of the challenges they've gone through, I'm super sensitive to cries of "censorship". It is not, for instance, lost on me that until pretty much *today* it has been far far more difficult to get web hosting or credit card payment serv...[truncated]




Dan Lyke: How come "swimsuits half off" never means what I want it to mean?



Via JWZ
Dan Lyke: HANDJET EBS-260 - improved hand held, portable, mobile ink jet printer - ver. EN (YouTube video)



RT Brian Jarvis @bajarvis
Dan Lyke: I see that Levi's is covering multiple axes on the sexuality spectrum



Arrests Begin Following Durham Confederate Statue Toppling
Dan Lyke: Apropos of nothing at all:



Via MeFi
Dan Lyke: How To Make A Blockbuster Movie Trailer (YouTube video)



he dialed the number that he thought would detonate the bomb again after it failed to detonate the first time
Dan Lyke: Oklahoma man charged in anti-government bomb plot. The parallels to Timothy McVeigh and Terry Nichols are strong, he tried to detonate a fake bomb in what he thought was a stolen cargo van outside a Federal building.



https://doi.org/10.1093/jnci/djx145
Dan Lyke: Choosing alternative cancer treatment doubles your risk of death:



https://lisafeldmanbarrett.com/books/how-emotions-are-made/
Dan Lyke: Along with the excellent "Attack of the 50 Foot Blockchain", this weekend I also finished Lisa Feldman Barrett's "How Emotions Are Made: The Secret Life of the Brain". Barrett's hypthesis is that emotions aren't innate, but rather are social constructs, ways that we explain and interpret our own physiology.



RT Bʀʏᴀɴ @bry_campbell
Dan Lyke: RT Bʀʏᴀɴ @bry_campbell: