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I'm telling my 11 yo daughter Chuck Norris jokes... She doesn't get them, and I need to explain them. 😆

The philosopher Karl Popper published what came to be known as the Paradox of Tolerance in his book "The Open Society and Its Enemies" in 1945.

It dealt with the question of how a society that promotes tolerance is to deal with those who are intolerant.

#Paradox #philosophy

Q. Why do mathematicians confuse Halloween and Christmas?

A. Because 31 Oct = 25 Dec.

(gotta go now!)

Do you know why Linux/Ubuntu hasn't been adopted by regular users? Because even a "simple" task like upgrading the version (to 22.04) fails and leaves the computer unusable.
The big problem is that it is my moms computer, and she is in Chile and I'm in the US.

Carabineros y encuesta CEP: De chivo expiatorio a una de las instituciones mejor evaluadas. Ricardo Brodsky #Política

Creative Technology founder and CEO Sim Wong Hoo dies I still remember how awesome my Soundblaster 16 card was, and blown away by the sound quality while playing games. Every geek/IT folk in 80s/90s used those cards at some point. #RIP

Actually cannot believe this. After 13 years, Sony/BMG have decided to take down Rick Astley's "Never gunna give you up" due to a dispute with Youtube over ad royalties.

It's completely blocked globally. Actual end of an era.

A Pakistani immigrant in Glasgow claimed he invented chicken tikka masala with some spices and a can of tomato soup. His death has revived a long debate about who really can lay claim to the dish.

100% due to Musk's own irresponsible actions...
-- Elon Musk is defending his massive cost-cutting at Twitter as necessary for the social media platform to survive next year, due in part to debt payments tied to his $44 billion takeover of the company.
“This company is like, basically, you’re in a plane that is headed towards the ground at high speed with the engines on fire and the controls don’t work.”

LastPass breach update: the attacker got (encrypted) vaults.

If you have users with weak vault passwords, now’s the time to change any creds those users had access to, and of course enable 2FA everywhere it wasn’t already. #infosec #security

You’d think since they’re called Zoom calls they’d go a lot faster.

"No one is obligated to tolerate intolerance. That's not how 'tolerance' works."

Grace Hopper, Rear Admiral, U.S. Navy
#Quotes #Tolerance #EmotionalIntelligence

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