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Daniele Watts

Has claimed that she was handcuffed because of racism.   She was kissing her white boyfriend in public and was handcuffed….when she refused to give identification. 546 more words

Politics

Hunger Games at the Animal Farm

I apologize if some of you get this again, the publish button in WordPress got mixed with the preview button, and this went out prematurely to some of you. 631 more words

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Apple adds DuckDuckGo option to iOS 8 Safari, 'a search engine that doesn’t track users’

“Privacy enthusiasts and conspiracy theorists alike should be pleased to hear that in iOS 8, users can choose to make another Internet search engine the default for Apple’s Safari Web browser, and one of the options is the privacy-friendly DuckDuckGo,” Marshall Honorof reports for Tom’s Guide. 105 more words

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Apple may have quietly signaled that it's received a secret Patriot Act order

“Under the Patriot Act, the US government can demand information from companies and ask them to keep the order secret, but there’s a clever legal feint that can sidestep this: a so-called ‘warrant canary,'” Colin Lecher reports for The Verge. 224 more words

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Apple slams Google in Safari 7.1 release notes: 'Adds DuckDuckGo, a search engine that doesn’t track users'

Apple today released Safari 7.1 for OS X Mavericks.

Apple’s release notes (below, verbatim) contain an oblique slam on Google.

The update:
• Adds DuckDuckGo, a search engine that doesn’t track users, as a built-in option in the search field…
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"They're All Lined Up, Like Good Little Nazis!"

Some years ago, there was a local news ‘reporter’ named Sol Q******.  Now Sol was reporting live from the Central Avenue bridge during a time when rain had made the Salt River flow through Phoenix, and the bridge had been damaged.  316 more words

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