European_GranDad

European_GranDad

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9 weeks ago @ http://www.information... -    &nbs... · 1 reply · +2 points

compared to your own memories and fun experiences. i think kids will just adapt, they have no experiences to compare with. pre-covid there were billions of kids growing up in non-western societies who had to be taught to be envious of western partying.

10 weeks ago @ http://www.information... -    &nbs... · 0 replies · +2 points

indeed, investigate the old fashioned way: motive, means and opportunity (and maybe ad the 'rap sheet' of any suspects).

10 weeks ago @ http://www.information... -    &nbs... · 0 replies · +2 points

how many times do you have to type that prayer or is once enough to make it work?

10 weeks ago @ http://www.information... -    &nbs... · 0 replies · +1 points

you probably mean you don't think it's very serious. 'pandemic' probably has definitions in dictionaries and wikipedia.

10 weeks ago @ http://www.information... -    &nbs... · 2 replies · +1 points

i'd say less than 3%?

11 weeks ago @ http://www.information... -    &nbs... · 1 reply · +1 points

finian doesn't dismiss the lab-leak idea. he mentions it further in the article. the 'conspiracy' is about blaming china. zoonotic origin being the usual source of new diseases is as good as circumstantial geographical evidence, imo.

12 weeks ago @ http://www.information... -    &nbs... · 0 replies · +1 points

espouse dissenting views irl.

12 weeks ago @ http://www.information... -    &nbs... · 0 replies · +5 points

from the newyorker article:
"at one point, the american flag caught on fire; the fire was stamped out, and the reddit employees cheered."
some worried about swastikas.

12 weeks ago @ http://www.information... -    &nbs... · 0 replies · +3 points

also vault 7.

12 weeks ago @ http://www.information... -    &nbs... · 0 replies · +5 points

it's very generous of bush to credit blair with the push for the iraq invasion, don't you think?