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Max
I'm just a geek with attitude.
Interests: animals, science, computing systems, politics
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NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Mayor Michael Bloomberg’s food police have struck again! Outlawed are food donations to homeless shelters because the city can’t assess their salt, fat and fiber content, reports CBS 2’s Marcia Kramer. Glenn Richter arrived at a... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at MaxRedline
China has reportedly deployed 40 industrial incinerators to the epicentre of the coronavirus outbreak Wuhan. NTD reports that the cabins are for the disposal of animal carcasses, while China Ship news reports the incinerators are for medical waste. Sources quoted... Continue reading
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SEA-TAC AIRPORT, Wash. (KOMO) -- An Oregon comedian who had been stranded on a Holland America cruise ship in Cambodia due to COVID-19 virus concerns managed to get a flight back home by breaking quarantine in a hotel where ship's... Continue reading
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Generally, bears only have two cubs. Continue reading
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The bodies of three men found dead near a cemetery in Southern California have been identified, the Riverside County Sheriff's Department said. They were positively identified as Jaime Covarrubias Espindola, 50, Jose Maria Aguilar-Espejel, 38, and Rodrigo Aguilar-Espejel, 28, the... Continue reading
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(CNN)The sweeping scourge of the Black Death in 14th century England was so great it forced city-dwelling victims out to countryside hospitals, based on the tragic findings in a mass grave in Lincolnshire, England. The remains of 48 people, including... Continue reading
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MARIETTA, Ga. — The city of Marietta is suing a drug manufacturer because it claims the company jacked up the price of a specific drug 97,500%. “Acthar used to cost $40, but Mallinckrodt has raised the price of the drug... Continue reading
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A report from scientists in China is now projecting the novel coronavirus raging across the Middle Kingdom originated in the high-security bioweapons lab in Wuhan, where the outbreak began. In other words, it didn’t come from bats; it came from... Continue reading
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DAYTONA BEACH, FL—After yesterday’s race was rained out, presidential candidate Michael Bloomberg made a surprise visit to the Daytona 500 today as part of his campaign. “I saw a lot of people gathered in one place having fun,” Bloomberg told... Continue reading
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Identity theft victim told to claim crook's phone charges on income taxes. ORANGE COUNTY, Fla. — A security guard shot and killed a man after a gun was displayed while they were talking, according to the Orange County Sheriff's Office.... Continue reading
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Fortitude Ranch is a development for doomsday preppers in a remote quarter of the Colorado Rockies. "[It's a] really nice place to sit and vacation — enjoy. But, if necessary, it's a guard post," Drew Miller pointed out. A Harvard... Continue reading
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Ballot-initiative effort to move eastern Oregon counties to Idaho gains momentum; leader calls it ‘peaceful revolution’ Oddly, the areas controlled by east-coast and southern California Democrat imports are omitted from the new proposal. Apparently, the sewers they've developed along the... Continue reading
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Abortion, cradle to grave. Then it will include diabetics, then smokers, then gingers, anybody in a wheelchair, then anyone that orders a 17 ounce + slurpy with a plastic straw, then christians & registered republicans. Probably not in that order.... Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at MaxRedline
Battle lines are drawn at the fancy downtown school that Anthony Weiner’s son attends, we’re told, because the school board is considering letting the convicted sex offender back onto its grounds. Page Six is told that the school has a... Continue reading
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Ore. — What if part of Oregon, joined the state of Idaho? A group in southern Oregon is petitioning to move Idaho’s border west to include a portion of the beaver state. Organizers of the ballot title say they feel... Continue reading
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JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – A car drove into the Aspen Dental on Atlantic Boulevard just west of Kernan Boulevard on Monday morning. The Kia not only ran through the lobby but through an interior wall and partially into a second room.... Continue reading
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Cattle at the Arbuckle Mountain Wind Farm in Murray County, Oklahoma. The formation is known as a "bovine sundial." When the weather is hot, the cattle line up in the shade of the wind turbine tower, slowly shuffling to the... Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at MaxRedline
Moving along to something entirely different, I ran across this today: Armed robbers steal hundreds of toilet rolls in Hong Kong Armed robbers in Hong Kong made off with hundreds of toilet rolls worth more than HKD1,000 ($130; £98). Toilet... Continue reading
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It may seem counter-intuitive, as a lot of folks build entire careers on encouraging people to plan for the future. I'm not among them; I live each day as it comes. I live in NOW. And I try to make... Continue reading
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Ilhan Omar’s husband discovered the truth about her torrid affair with her chief fundraiser when he went to her Washington D.C. apartment last spring and found the lovers lounging around in pajamas, DailyMail.com has learned exclusively. Ahmed Hirsi had long... Continue reading
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Cooperation over a pencil. Continue reading
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Chinese scientists believe the deadly coronavirus may have started life in a research facility just 300 yards from the Wuhan fish market. South China University of Technology says that the Wuhan Center for Disease Control (WHCDC) could have spawned the... Continue reading
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Sure, just let them trot across our border; they are, after all, only here to do the jobs that Americans won't do. MEXICO CITY - One morning this week, Mexico City police received a radio call about an "aggression against... Continue reading
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In an extraordinary ruling, a state supreme court judge has ordered the developers of a nearly completed 668-foot block of flats in New York to remove as many as 20 or more floors from the top of the building. “We’re... Continue reading
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A new report by the International Energy Agency (IEA) that tracks carbon emissions worldwide dropped great news for the United States on Tuesday. "The United States saw the largest decline in energy-related CO2 emissions in 2019 on a country basis... Continue reading
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