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7/6/2020 8:58:42 AM
Topic: Quotes
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"The unborn” are a convenient group of people to advocate for. They never make demands of you; they are morally uncomplicated, unlike the incarcerated, addicted, or the chronically poor; they don’t resent your condescension or complain that you are not politically correct; unlike widows, they don’t ask you to question patriarchy; unlike orphans, they don’t need money, education, or childcare; unlike aliens, they don’t bring all that racial, cultural, and religious baggage that you dislike; they allow you to feel good about yourself without any work at creating or maintaining relationships; and when they are born, you can forget about them, because they cease to be unborn.
You can love the unborn and advocate for them without substantially challenging your own wealth, power, or privilege, without re-imagining social structures, apologizing, or making reparations to anyone. They are, in short, the perfect people to love if you want to claim you love Jesus, but actually dislike people who breathe.
Prisoners? Immigrants? The sick? The poor? Widows? Orphans? All the groups that are specifically mentioned in the Bible? They all get thrown under the bus for the unborn."

7/2/2020 11:09:46 AM
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So Wikipedia now has what they are calling the List of Lists of Lists. Lots of interesting information.

7/2/2020 10:23:11 AM
Topic: Music
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This is really cool. A strange world where nothing is as it seems.

6/29/2020 10:19:17 AM
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I think the biggest thing I am trying to point out is that right now today, no matter how many things we get rid of, tear down, destroy, or censor - none of us now are going to forget that these things happened. These things were not good. They are mistakes to learn from. But think in the future, 50 years down the road. People who are not even born yet may not know anything about these things happening. On the surface, that seems like a good thing. 

6/18/2020 10:10:45 AM
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On 4 October 1957, 14,000 people watched a large hangar on the outskirts of Toronto open to reveal a beautiful, large, white, delta-wing aircraft. The plane was the Avro Arrow interceptor. A third longer and broader than today’s Eurofighter Typhoon, the Arrow could fly close to Mach 2.0 (1,500 mph, or the maximum speed of Concorde), and had the potential to fly even faster. It was Canada’s Can$250m (US$1,58bn today) bid to become an aviation superpower.

6/10/2020 11:21:33 PM
Topic: Music
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Stay trippy 

6/8/2020 11:06:51 PM
Topic: Music
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Hoyes

6/8/2020 10:57:23 PM
Topic: Music
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Incredible video! 

6/8/2020 10:46:50 PM
Topic: Music
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6/7/2020 12:25:10 AM
Topic: Music
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6/4/2020 11:11:06 AM
Topic: Windows
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/* Windows 10 Source Code */
include "win31.h"
include "win95.h"
include "win98.h"
include "winME"
include "winXP"
include "winVista"
include "win7"
include "win8"
include "workst~1.h"
include "evenmore.h"
include "oldstuff.h"
include "billrulz.h"
include "monopoly.h"
define INSTALL HARD
char make_prog_look_big[1600000];

6/3/2020 4:38:02 PM
Posted By: [NEWS GATHERER]
Topic: [NewsFeed]
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One effect of the widespread protests across U.S. cities this week has been to renew discussions of what role the police should play in society.

5/10/2020 10:21:09 PM
Posted By: Comfortably Anonymous
Topic: Humor
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Ok, this has been driving me crazy for seven movies now, and I know you're going to roll your eyes, but hear me out: Harry Potter should have carried a 1911.

5/8/2020 11:46:18 AM
Topic: News: Omaha
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I'm a big fan of the place, Ash selectes some incredible beer choices. Got to enjoy some excellent Sun Reaper from Toppling Goliath yesterday!

5/7/2020 8:24:05 PM
Topic: Music
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Just a really cool version of Times Like These,  performed by a whole bunch of people quarantined at home. Also Dave Grohl and Tyler Hawkins playing the drums on a... Lava Lamp. Very strange that, but very good the song. 

5/2/2020 2:31:06 PM
Posted By: [NEWS GATHERER]
Topic: News: Omaha
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In their foolish hurry to open while covid 19 cases are still increasing at a terrifying rate in Nebraska, they spread the virus even more than it was spreading. This lead to "The Mutation", which is recounted to his grandchildren years later, as detailed below: 

4/30/2020 11:06:15 AM
Topic: Windows
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Enjoying the awesome new Windows Terminal? But run into weird issues once in a while where you type exit and instead of the window closing, it gives you this message: [process exited with code ####] Turns out that's by design for some reason. There's a way to stop that with a profile setting named closeOnExit so that it always closes on exit.

4/29/2020 11:24:00 AM
Topic: Humor
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You have to be old enough to remember Abbott and Costello, and too old to REALLY understand computers, to fully appreciate this.

4/26/2020 10:29:10 PM
Posted By: [NEWS GATHERER]
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If we accept all the Star Wars films as the same canon (as it seems we must) then a lot that happens in the original films has to be reinterpreted in the light of the prequels. As we now know, the rebel Alliance was founded by Yoda, Obi-Wan Kenobi and Bail Organa. What can readily be deduced is that their first recruit, who soon became their top field agent, was R2-D2.

4/14/2020 8:02:19 AM
Topic: Announcements
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MessageBase is helping find a cure for COVID-19 by dedicating its extra computer power to fold protein chains with Folding@Home.

4/7/2020 3:33:05 PM
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JSON has a weird text format. Here's how to easily convert to it from a C# DateTime:

3/30/2020 4:46:44 PM
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So, you get AOE2-DE installed, and you're all excited to play it, and the first thing you see is this:

3/19/2020 12:41:03 PM
Posted By: [NEWS GATHERER]
Topic: [NewsFeed]
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Democrats when asked to vote for Sanders:

3/10/2020 6:58:28 PM
Posted By: [NEWS GATHERER]
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Kzinti were mentioned for the first time since the animated series!

3/10/2020 11:09:58 AM
Posted By: [NEWS GATHERER]
Topic: Music
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Want to make your own music with VST plugins and modern UI without paying hundreds if not thousands of dollars? Let alone having to mess with overly locked down software? Behringer is coming up with an opened up, free solution! 

3/4/2020 8:42:36 PM
Posted By: [NEWS GATHERER]
Topic: [NewsFeed]
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Just when the little one was really starting to take off, the coronavirus put the kibosh on the whole thing. 

3/4/2020 5:35:19 PM
Posted By: [NEWS GATHERER]
Topic: News: Omaha
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Several reports of HyVee doing a dirty underhanded way of cutting down employees in Omaha and other cities. 

3/4/2020 8:00:45 AM
Posted By: [NEWS GATHERER]
Topic: [NewsFeed]
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Instead of smoothing out the market, the surprise rate cut yestersday instead spooked investors, causing stock prices to fall even further. Panic is not a good look for the Fed. They are used to managing Demand Shocks, not Supply Shocks. Rate cuts won't increase factory output.

3/4/2020 6:47:08 AM
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3/3/2020 10:32:58 PM
Posted By: [NEWS GATHERER]
Topic: [NewsFeed]
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Until the 1980s, big companies in America tended to take a paternalistic attitude toward their workforce. Many corporate CEOs took pride in taking care of everyone who worked at their corporate campuses. Business leaders loved to tell stories about someone working their way up from the mailroom to a C-suite office.