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10 days ago by mkb
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This result should be expected.

There are like 15 Nazis in the US and about 5 million Jews. If 1 in 100,000 Jews a…
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10 days ago by ejl
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So much wrong here. Where do I start. I guess the first point is that preprints are meant to be assessed by the com…
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10 days ago by jwoodget
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Mitch Resnick on learning to write: ‘Everyone should learn to write so they can share their ideas with the world’.…
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10 days ago by pipcleaves
Why I use a 20-year-old IBM Model M keyboard | Ars Technica
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10 days ago by benny
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10 days ago by benny
Le piéton, en marche vers les mobilités futures
Le piéton augmenté, enjeu de réflexion sur les mobilités du futur.
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10 days ago by ljegou
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TBH, I think a lot of these are fairly conservative, i.e. could be pushed from “Lean” into “Likely” or “Solid”. But…
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10 days ago by girma
B. F. Skinner: The Most Important Theorist of the 21st Century
14 min read This talk was presented (virtually) to Nathan Fisk’s class on digital media and learning at the University of South Florida. I’m currently working…
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10 days ago by keithb
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This is one of the best “Karma’s a bitch” stories of the midterms! 🤣🤪🤩😜
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10 days ago by mikeschinkel
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10 days ago by danrubin
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Here's an early look at the front page of The Wall Street Journal's weekend edition
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10 days ago by edelagrave
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Here's an early look at the front page of The Wall Street Journal's weekend edition
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10 days ago by edelagrave
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Here’s our current characterization of the uncalled Congressional races.

Solid D (>=95%): CA-48, CA-49, NM-2
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10 days ago by girma
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This is my 9th day tweeting about decision to drive out an accepted student after learning…
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10 days ago by jreffell
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RT : Acosta a straight up savage
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10 days ago by benny
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RT : 新車や住宅を買ってた中間層がいきなり自己破産や自宅競売に陥るケースが増えてるという指摘。夫婦一方の失職、親の介護離職、ステップローンの金利切り替え時に給与が下がってる、命にかかわらないちょっとした病気などで。/あっけなく貧困に落ち…
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10 days ago by n0323x
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RT : Fire Mueller? Well, 1) it would be an unlawful act 2) by an acting AG who has contested legal authority that 3) wou…
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10 days ago by benny
Knicks-Raptors Preview
The Toronto Raptors completed a four-game sweep of a Western swing for the first time in history Wednesday when they defeated the Sacramento Kings.

Yet, the Raptors feel that they can be better.

"It's just four wins," Raptors point guard Kyle Lowry said.

"Just finding a way," Raptors guard Fred VanVleet said. "None of these (wins) were particularly pretty, except for the Lakers game, and even in that second half, we (let them have) a run."

The Raptors (11-1), who are off to their best start in team history. return home Saturday afternoon to play the New York Knicks.

They are 6-0 at home this season.

The early season has not gone so smoothly for the Knicks (4-8).

The team announced Friday that they will be without forward Lance Thomas for at least he next month after he had arthroscopic surgery on his left knee Thursday to remove loose bodies.

"In the last week or so you could tell it was really bugging him," Knicks coach David Fizdale said.

The 30-year-old began the season as a starter but was relegated to the bench after five games by Noah Vonleh. Thomas, the longest-tenured Knick and the captain last season, has averaged 3.9 points this season and did not play Wednesday in the 112-107 victory over the Atlanta Hawks.
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10 days ago by raptorsrepublic
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10 days ago by colonel2sheds
Trump on Friday: ‘I Don’t Know Matt Whitaker.’ Trump Last Month: ‘I Know Matt Whitaker.’ - The New York Times
President Trump tried to distance himself from Mr. Whitaker, the acting attorney general who now oversees the Russia investigation and has long been considered one of the president’s loyalists.
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10 days ago by drewcaldwell
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Ballot design in Broward County is one possible cause of votes cast for one contest but apparently not another.
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Judge Blocks Disputed Keystone XL Pipeline in Setback for Trump - The New York Times
The Trump administration “simply discarded” the effect the project would have on climate change, the court found.
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10 days ago by drewcaldwell
Trump Threatens to Retaliate Against Reporters Who Don’t Show ‘Respect’ - The New York Times
The president, speaking on the South Lawn before leaving for a brief jaunt to Paris, also targeted the reporter April D. Ryan with an unprompted diatribe in which he called her a “loser.”
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10 days ago by drewcaldwell
8 Spectacular Pies That Taste as Good as They Look - The New York Times
Vibrant fillings, bold finishes — here are brilliant new pies to make for Thanksgiving.
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10 days ago by drewcaldwell
Scott Stinson: For ‘We The North’ Raptors, the new motto could be ‘Yes It Is Early But’ | Vancouver Sun
Just like the new motto says, it is early. So early. The Raptors have played less than 15 per cent of their schedule, and the NBA has become a league where the best teams spend much of the early part of the season working out the kinks before getting serious about winning sometime after Christmas. More relevant to fans of the Toronto franchise is its own recent history, when the team has looked great in every month that is not May, when it counts the most. Last year’s edition looked like an entirely different team as late as March, but the defence dropped off down the stretch, which turned out to be a very accurate ominous portent, as ominous portents go. One could forgive Raptors fans if they were a tad hesitant to read too much significance into the first 12 games of a season. One minute you are reading all these stories about how the Raptors have reinvented themselves and then LeBron James comes along in the playoffs and casually rips out the team’s heart again. At least that particular scenario seems very unlikely to repeat itself again.

But with all of those caveats noted and filed, my word what a start to the season the Raptors have had. For several seasons prior to this one, the team had prized continuity as one of its greatest strengths. After team president Masai Ujiri blew all that up with the firing of coach Dwane Casey and the DeRozan trade, it was fair to wonder how much that continuity would be missed.
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10 days ago by raptorsrepublic
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“Dry & Warm”
“Cool”
“Normal”

1950s Camel-sponsored TV weather report feels like a minimum-viable prototype for all…
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10 days ago by migurski
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“Dry & Warm”
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1950s Camel-sponsored TV weather report feels like a minimum-viable prototype for all…
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10 days ago by burritojustice
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Another broadcasting triumph. Goodnight all! 😊
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10 days ago by jamesofputney
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schematic and source for a neat standalone drone synth that mostly runs on a teensy, by moffenzeef modular
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10 days ago by joem
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10 days ago by benny
Evolution of Serge Ibaka and Pacal Siakam adds muscle to streaking Raptors - The Globe and Mail
“You have to choose which one you do the best. Not everybody can do everything at a high level. So you choose the one you think can help your game,” Ibaka said “Myself, sometimes I like to get this one in the paint early to get myself confidence to keep going on. I’m not gonna try to force to look for threes, but if the three is open, I’m gonna shoot it.”

The average 7-foot opposing centre is finding it tough to chase Ibaka around.

“There are not a lot of [centres] that can guard him,” Siakam said of Ibaka. “He can step out in the mid-range and also to [small forward], and that makes it hard for a lot of [centres] to guard him. Also, a lot of [power forwards] are like smalls, so it’s probably hard for him to keep up with them, but having him as a [centre] is great for him. There’s better spacing and he is able to bring the big out.”

Siakam, now in his third NBA season, has been an enormous source of energy for this year’s Raptors. He’s no longer the raw talent you saw mostly with the bench mob. This year, Siakam has started 11 of Toronto’s 12 games and he’s averaging career-bests with 12.5 points and seven rebounds.
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10 days ago by raptorsrepublic
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10 days ago by fanficforensics
From Bench Mob to dunking on Lebron, Raptors' Pascal Siakam has arrived | Daily Hive Toronto
Siakam’s fearlessness and relentless motor will be something to watch this season as the Raptors gear up for a long playoff run.

A role player has to emerge to take over pockets of the game when the superstar is being handled. Andre Iguodala won the Finals MVP in 2015 when the Warriors needed other players to step in for a hobbled Steph Curry. Siakam has already been named a Finals MVP, albeit for a Raptors 905 group that won the G-League title in 2016.

Siakam is winner. He does what the Raptors need him to do on every defensive and offensive possession. Recently he has become a scorer, dropping 21 against the Kings, 16 on the Jazz and Lakers.

Graduating from the Bench Mob, Siakum has started 11 of 12 games this season, averaaging 12.5 points per game to go with seven rebounds.

Standing at 6-foot-9, the 24-year-old is too fast to be guarded by the average NBA big man.
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10 days ago by raptorsrepublic
Raptors' promising start has Nurse excited for what's to come - Sportsnet.ca
Coaches are notoriously bad sleepers, or so the cliché goes. When things are going wrong, they toss and turn all night. When things are going well, they toss and turn some more, fretting about disasters averted and what might go wrong that they haven’t thought of yet.

Toronto Raptors first-year head coach Nick Nurse has lost his fair share of sleep through the first three weeks of the NBA season, but not because of why you might think.

He says he’s always been able to sleep soundly after losses, but less so after wins – they’re too much fun.

"It’s exciting. It’s more that than anything," he says. "You look forward to getting to the next game and see if you can get it rolling … I wish I was sleeping better to be honest with you.

"I’ve always been like that: after a loss, I go home and pass out and don’t give it another thought. When I’m winning, I’m too excited. I’m trying to even-keel it a little bit more, like I’m telling the team to."
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10 days ago by raptorsrepublic
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10 days ago by kexrex
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10 days ago by aebraddy
Raptors' Malachi Richardson: Sent to G League - CBSSports.com
Richardson was assigned to the Raptors 905 of the G League on Friday.

Richardson has played a very limited role with the Raptors this season and recently had his fourth-year option declined. He should have the opportunity to get some extended run with the 905 in the team's game against the Long Island Nets on Friday night.
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10 days ago by raptorsrepublic
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My co-maintainer did his first release of today. It's a real thing now!
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