Author archive for Jon Armstrong

  • Link: Every Episode of Star Wars, Ranked

    Every Episode of Star Wars, Ranked Following the recent release of Episode VII: The Force Awakens, Star Wars junkies have been…

  • Link: OS 9 emulator issues: prefs don’t save, updates

    OS 9 emulator issues: prefs don’t save, updates Two readers sent reports about the open source SheepShaver/Chubby Bunny Mac OS…

  • Link: Government Hackers Caught Using Unprecedented iPhone Spy Tool

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  • Reading: Rogue One Trailer (feat. Beastie Boys)

    Rogue One Trailer (feat. Beastie Boys) https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=39&v=oMmiNeVrbDk

  • Millenium Falcon by Christopher Clark

    Rey (and other works)

    Amazing art inspired by Star Wars: the Force Awakens: by Christopher Clark Source: Rey This is kind of freaky. I…

  • Trump’s 2nd Amendment comment wasn’t a joke. It was “stochastic terrorism.” – Vox

    The history of anti-abortion violence shows us what those “Second Amendment” and “Crooked Hillary” remarks can lead to. Source: Trump’s…

  • Reading: Stochastic Terrorism

    Stochastic Terrorism Stochastic terrorism is the use of mass communications to incite random actors to carry out violent or terrorist…

  • Reading: Trump’s Assassination Dog Whistle Was Even Scarier Than You Think

    Trump’s Assassination Dog Whistle Was Even Scarier Than You Think One day after his widely discussed “reboot” in which he…

  • Reading: Trump’s Ambiguous Wink Wink to ‘Second Amendment People’

    Trump’s Ambiguous Wink Wink to ‘Second Amendment People’ Thomas L. Friedman And that, ladies and gentlemen, is how Israeli Prime…

  • Reading: Mormons’ Distaste for Donald Trump Puts Utah Up for Grabs

    Mormons’ Distaste for Donald Trump Puts Utah Up for Grabs SALT LAKE CITY — Donald J. Trump has vowed to…

  • Reading: Do You Listen to Music While Working? Here’s What It Does to Your Brain (and It’s Pretty Awesome)

    Do You Listen to Music While Working? Here’s What It Does to Your Brain (and It’s Pretty Awesome) When the…

  • Reading: There’s No Such Thing As A Protest Vote

    There’s No Such Thing As A Protest Vote We’re in the season of protest vote advocacy, with writers of all…

  • Reading: Dear Morning Joe,

    Dear Morning Joe, I watch or listen to you every morning and over the years have enjoyed it. But during…

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    Turning This Car Around ep 123: Bidet Curious

    Psychologists recommendations for keeping your kids bored during summer and an insane amount of bidet talk.

  • Reading: Stop Motion Starling Murmurations Created with Hand-Carved Birds

    Stop Motion Starling Murmurations Created with Hand-Carved Birds A starling murmuration is one of the most beautiful natural phenomena on…

  • Reading: Radiohead Bedtime Mix

    Radiohead Bedtime Mix Radiohead put together a special mix of tunes to fall asleep to. http://ift.tt/2a79ntT

  • Reading: Trump & Putin, Yes it’s Really A Thing

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  • Reading: Faroe Islands fit cameras to sheep to create Google Street View

    Tired of waiting for Google to map the archipelago, Faroe Islanders have launched Sheep View 360, enlisting their ovine population…

  • Reading: His Tone Dark, Donald Trump Takes G.O.P. Mantle

    CLEVELAND — Donald John Trump accepted the Republican presidential nomination on Thursday night with an unusually vehement appeal to Americans…

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    Reading: It’s Official: Hillary Clinton is Running Against Vladimir Putin

    Fulfilling what might be the Russian autocrat’s dearest wish, Trump has openly questioned whether the U.S. should keep its commitments…