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Who would have suspected it? "Masculine insecurity predicts endorsement of aggressive politics and support for Donald Trump." https://www.psypost.org/2021/01/men-who-are-anxious-about-their-masculinity-are-more-likely-to-support-aggressive-politics-and-to-have-voted-for-trump-59417
Good explainer on why Indian farmers are angry at the moment:
Eeek! The Brexit trade deal /mandates/ the use of (insecure) 1024 bit RSA, SHA 1 and s/MIME for transferring DNA data because it is built in to "modern" email packages like Mozilla Mail and Netscape Communicator (page 921 https://assets.publishing.service.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/948119/EU-UK_Trade_and_Cooperation_Agreement_24.12.2020.pdf)
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It makes no sense to ban people seeking asylum from working. Preventing people from using their skills and experience during a pandemic makes even less sense. As MPs debate the right to work for people seeking asylum this afternoon, we say it's simply common sense to #LiftTheBan
Determining what people are typing on Zoom by observing their shoulder movements:
NEWS! I’m not taking some microchipped vaccine so Bill Gates can monitor me, says man glued to GPS-enabled 4G-capable camera and microphone https://bit.ly/2PLcH26
Cassette boy vs trump #TrumpOut
A company named “><SCRIPT SRC=HTTPS://MJT.XSS.HT> LTD had to change its name at the request of Companies House.
Apparently the Americans have a president that is just awful.
I don't know much more than that because there is hardly ever any coverage of him in the news.
Anyway, they're hoping to get rid of him now and get a proper one.
Bad maths in NHS tracing app prob. exposed thousands to coronavirus.
At least it wasn't an excel problem this time.
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