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COVID vaccine very good news 

The first paper on a COVID vaccine is out, and initial indications are VERY good. While we don't know how well it protects, the people injected with it wind up with MORE antibodies then people who actually GOT COVID, which is a good sign.

blogs.sciencemag.org/pipeline/

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COVID vaccine very good news 

And this is just the first vaccine paper out: Heck, THAT COMPANY ALONE has *four* in the works.

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Look, can we just cut it out with the constant attempts at SSH access across the entire IPv4 space? I'm trying to read my logs, and you aren't getting in.

I wrote a post on saving information from the internet archive, so that even IA deleting it means it's not gone.

chris.vittal.dev/posts/howto-g

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make 'git init' produce repos with an initial branch named 'main' not 'master' 

t=~/.config/git/template/
mkdir -p $t
git config --global init.templateDir $t
echo ref: refs/heads/main > $t/HEAD

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source code, C crimes 

#define 👇 { #define 👆 } #define 👉 ( #define 👈 ) #define 👏 ; #include <stdio.h> int main() 👇 if 👉 5 > 1 👈 👇 printf 👉 "Hello!" 👈 👏 👆 else 👇 printf 👉 "Oh no!" 👈 👏 👆 👆

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Day 42 of the #100DaysToOffload series:

You may recall from my Plank article that I have several browsers on installed. One of them is NOT Brave. This is why.

mikestone.me/why-i-dont-use-br

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We're not talking about licensing or copyleft in this week's chat, we'll be discussing ways to dismantle systemic racism in free software this week. Please join us, sfconservancy.org/blog/2020/ma

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For the record, I was never banned from Twitter. They suspended my account because someone scooped it up after I left the platform and used it for spam.

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Android tip: you can remap long-pressing the home button to open Firefox instead of Google Assistant by setting it as your default assist app

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postal service / scorpions 

You can mail LIVE SCORPIONS via the USPS if you are using them for medical research or manufacture of antivenin.

pe.usps.com/text/pub52/pub52c5

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