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A Simple Bot Written in C

I was talking to some old school IRC guys who were online in the 90’s, they were pretty vague about what went on back then when I mentioned TELNET to IRC but I am sure some stuff went on. 865 more words

C Programming

IRC Section 1231: It’s the best of both worlds

Most owners and developers know that the sale of a business asset, including real estate, can have significant tax implications. The tax effects generally come down to whether the sale results in a gain or a loss. 552 more words


“These agencies are treating us are pretty badly”

An article in the Huffington Post describes what’ it like to deal with the refugee resettlement bureaucracy from the viewpoint of a Syrian refugee family resettled to Pomona, California. 613 more words


Group Tells Texas Governor to Shove It — They're Going to Keep Helping Syrian Refugees

Originally published on VICE News Dec. 1, 2015

A humanitarian group has vowed that it will “absolutely” continue to help Syrian refugees resettle in Texas, defying a written notice from a state official last week that threatened legal action amid a nationwide backlash against Syrians who have fled the bloody conflict in their homeland. 750 more words


Florida: Refugee contractors squabble over government boodle

I have to admit this is some great reporting at the Huffington Post.

It adds considerable detail to a dispute we knew a little about, but more importantly it is a window into the ‘souls’ of the ‘humanitarian’ refugee contractors. 715 more words

Refugee Resettlement Program

Business Development Professional, IRC, The Netherlands [Deadline 29 January]

Against a background of renewed energy and commitment to achieve universal access to water, sanitation and hygiene by 2030, IRC is looking for a dynamic, experienced and go-getting new member of our business development team. 701 more words


Why am I doing this...?

264,000 Feet. 100,000 steps. 80.4 kilometers. 50 miles. In 8 weeks, I will begin the greatest physical challenge of my life so far – an ultra-marathon. 549 more words