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Facebook plans to thwart election ad fraud with postcards

(Source: thenextweb.com)

In an effort to prevent foreign actors from surreptitiously manipulating audiences with ads concerning US elections, Facebook will send postcards in the mail to verify advertisers’ presence in the country, … 203 more words

Technology

Tips To Prevent Water Pipes from Freezing


Tips To Prevent Water Pipes from Freezing During winter months, the water pipes in unheated or drafty areas of your home may be subject to freezing. 20 more words

Urge Your State Legislators To Pass Laws That Stop Police Forces From Accepting Surplus Military Equipment

This OTYCD entry originally posted in September 2017.

Contact your state legislators–your state senator and state house rep–and urge them to pass laws that prevent your state’s police departments from accepting surplus military combat gear that the federal government might offer to their forces.  451 more words

Community Activism

More Butyrate Series, Part 8: Clostridium butyricum and Ulcerative Colitis, Irritable Bowel Syndrome, and Antibiotic Associated Diarrhea

Clostridium butyricum, a soil-based probiotic used commonly in Asia, colonizes the gastrointestinal (GI) tract of about 10-20% of the human population. Although it does produce butyrate in the GI tract, studies show it creates beneficial effects independently of butyrate too. 1,892 more words

Inflammatory Bowel Disease

We asked 5 senators about Congress’s inaction on gun control

(Source: www.vox.com)

The shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, on Wednesday claimed 17 victims, making it one of the deadliest school shootings… 2,042 more words

Lifestyle

Pad & Quill introduces leather coaster to prevent HomePod from damaging wooden surfaces

(Source: 9to5mac.com)

With a quick turnaround time, Pad & Quill is now offering a coaster for the HomePod, claiming “state of the art surface protection” for your wooden surfaces. 195 more words

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