Warren Buffett doesn't need the Fed's help. But he's getting it anyway - CNN https://edition.cnn.com/2020/06/29/business/warren-buffett-fed-bond-buying/index.html
“Questions have resurfaced about problematic #language in #opensource communities and code, and specifically the use of terminology like ‘master’ and ‘slave’. […] The #Ansible community, for example, has started work to rename its ‘master’ branch to ‘main’ branch and phase out use of ‘whitelist’ and ‘blacklist’ in favor of ‘allowlist’ and ‘denylist’. […] If any person or groups of people feel unwelcome because of the language being used in a community, code or documentation, then the words should change.”
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The #WAWeffect and the #misandry in our sense-making institutions and in our collective psique are so pervasive that most people are blind to the absurdity and the blatant injustice of memes like this — and when exposed will make up all kinds of rationalisations to downplay its importance.
(#SSC author to be doxxed by #NYT)
I'm worried about Alexander's naïve comments about the journalist's intent (“it probably would have been a very nice article”; “by all indications, this was just going to be a nice piece saying I got some things about coronavirus right early on”). The experiences of #SamHarris, #EricWeinstein, #JordanPeterson and others on the #IDW have proved already that when mainstream reporters approach these contrarians, with seemingly sophisticated and supportive intentions, they end up writing the most disparaging and dishonest pieces. “Anything you say can and will be used against you.”
(Or as I tooted last year)
Today begins #MensHealthWeek ♂️ Contrary to popular (and politically correct) belief, the “system” is NOT one where public health, welfare policie...
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