Tuesday News Links


Not Breaking, but Interesting News

04 November 2014

    Whomever ordered these kids’ “disappearance,” deemed their lives meaningless and assumed no one would miss them enough to make a difference. Well, I’m glad humanity and the people of Mexico are proving that person wrong as fuck. This is a great step forward, but it’s just the beginning.

  Free speech isn’t often beautiful, that’s the kicker. Get with it, GCHQ.

  Vote carefully! If you notice a problem with your machine, document the situation. Write down the name of everyone you talked to and ensure you get an alternate way to cast your vote.

  A man fills in his ballot as he votes in the U.S. midterm elections at a polling place in Westminster

Image Source: Rick Wilking via Reuters

  Go on. Vote.

  Good. They should. If you're successful enough to be considered a national retailer, I'm sure  you can find a way to absorb the loss. Besides, giant retailers have fancy accountants and those people usually do their jobs really well.

  Another reason I’ll never buy it when the feds tell me they need access to my cell phone in order to keep me safe.