Category Archives: Special Day

Secondhand Sunday 5 : Donald Trump, Fidel Castro, & Software To Report Sexual Assault

Via Motherboard How Pro Wrestling Fans Watched Foreign Matches Before the Internet Why Personal Trainers May Not Be Immune from Automation Via Business Insider: Why airplanes have tiny holes in the windows How Fidel Castro rose to become Cuba’s controversial leader for 5 decades How Amazon can become the world’s first trillion-dollar business Here’s why… Read More »

Simple Saturday 8: Bush, Christian Jews / Jewish Christians, & Autonomous Vehicles

At what point did Christianity withdraw from Judaism as a separate entity? In the first century after Jesus’ here was debate whether followers of Christ needed to be circumcised in order to be Christians and because Jesus opened the faith to gentiles, it was decided that the strict requirements placed on Jews were no longer applicable.… Read More »

Simple Saturday 7 : Project Scorpio VR, Indian literacy & Twitter SMS

Why does Ctrl-S crash PuTTY? It’s a throwback to the old days and apparently stops the transfer connection. Ctrl-Q should continue it. (Source) How much beef does America produce internationally? 19% is the leading producer of beef, internationally. (Source) How long will it take before consoles start doing virtual reality? Next year. Microsoft’s Project Scorpio… Read More »

Secondhand Sunday 4 : Thanksgiving Hoax, Protests, & Google Fake News

The Great Thanksgiving Hoax (Or How The Pilgrims Ended Socialism 400 Years Ago) via Zero Hedge How Mushrooms Could Help Replenish Forests After Clearcut Logging via Motherboard Why rural voters don’t vote Democratic anymore via WonkBlog What Neural Networks, Artificial Intelligence, and Machine Learning Actually Do via Lifehacker Will Human Evolution Be Shaped by Climate Change? via Gizmodo… Read More »

Simple Saturday 6 : 13.1 Stickers, One Time, & Thanksgiving

Why doesn’t Keepass have an e-mail slot? Keepass does allow custom strings, which could be used for e-mail addresses. (Source)   Is Colombia the fifth largest country in the New World? No. I thought the countries were ranked in order of population as so: United States of America Brazil Mexico Canada Colombia Wrong! It’s actually: United… Read More »

Fact Check Friday 2 : Did Hillary Clinton let 3 marines and a diplomat die in Benghazi?

A co-worker of mine just told me the reason why he couldn’t vote for Hillary was because she let four people die during Benghazi. He was basing this off of what was in the movie 13 Hours: The Secret Soldiers of Benghazi. He claimed that they wanted to retreat to a special facility that was secret but… Read More »

Simple Saturday 5 : Shawshank, Taxes & Vote By Gender

How long has releasing tax returns been a presidential tradition? While listening to NPR Politics, they mentioned that Donald Trump was the first president to break from this tradition that has been upheld by the last 8 presidents and for the last 47 years. The first president to begin doing so was Nixon but other… Read More »

Secondhand Sunday 3 : Dump Trucks, Emails, Virtual Reality & Arizona Iced Tea

Via Business Insider: Why Trump Tower and Clinton’s election-night location are surrounded with dump trucks full of sand  How to move to Canada and become a Canadian citizen ‘It’s not a complicated or improvised process’: How it’s possible to examine 650,000 emails in 8 days How a Silicon Valley billionaire helped get marijuana fully legalized… Read More »