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Did Harvard just beat Theranos with liquid biopsy
By tovarichpeter in misc   posted 2 minutes ago:

Bruce Jenner
By elliemae in misc   posted 10 minutes ago:
Oh my gawd! I get that the guy is transgendered, and am surprised that this is a story. Between his plastic surgeries, effeminate demeanor and the rumors, this really isn't a revelation. However, he did...

Are public employees overpaid?
By tovarichpeter in misc   posted 16 minutes ago: Los Angeles Times A line of Los Angeles city trash trucks on First Street in downtown. The truck drivers were participating in a protest against high bank fees being paid by the city of...

Analysis of killings by police shows outsize risk for young black men
By Blurtman in misc   9 comments, latest 31 minutes ago:
CaptainShuddup says These guys are being trained by battle hardended military Vets and or Mercinaries, to get the best tatical use out of the hardware Unclebama has been sending them. These cops look up to...

Housing Heads finally gave in today, Tight Lending crowd RIP
By Logan Mohtashami in misc   131 comments, latest 39 minutes ago:
indigenous says Logan Mohtashami says How about DNKN from the last time we talked about the thesis of stock Nice, do you subscribe to donuts as the new reserve currency commodity? Or was there another...

The Irish are not white people
By Blurtman in misc   14 comments, latest 47 minutes ago:
Blurtman says alpo says is why are u still thinking about these things? Primarily because it is a phony category enforced by the US government. And also because many people are not aware of the...

Are we becoming a police state?
By indigenous in misc   73 comments, latest 1 hour ago:
CaptainShuddup says We have been since Reagan declared war on Drug users.

Public boarding schools?
By tovarichpeter in misc   1 comment, latest 1 hour ago:
CaptainShuddup says Please Sir! May have anotha?

Youth won't be wasted on the young
By tovarichpeter in misc   1 comment, latest 1 hour ago:
CaptainShuddup says Historically in the American dream contract, you only get 15 to 20 good years out of it if you were lucky. By then youth pushed talent and productive and experienced out. You were...

Adam Sander - Burned Out, Talentless, and a Racist.
By Blurtman in misc   23 comments, latest 1 hour ago:
CaptainShuddup says Bush can pronounce Jalapeno without sounding too white. That practically makes you a quarter castellanos in Texas.

Some scientists skeptical of Elizabeth Holmes and Theranos liquid biopsy
By tovarichpeter in misc   posted 1 hour ago: Faster, cheaper, better. An innovation that accomplishes those three things has the potential to disrupt an industry. But such innovations are rare. Theranos, a company founded by Stanford sophomore Elizabeth Holmes in the fall...

Local newsreader pronounces Spanish names with accent, but not others
By Blurtman in misc   2 comments, latest 1 hour ago:
komputodo says CaptainShuddup says Damed right, it's sir-vase-a, say it, say it! um, more like "said-VESS-uh" BTW, one of my favorites:

U.S. Highest broadband prices, lowest speeds
By tovarichpeter in misc   posted 2 hours ago:
Robert Reich 1 hr · It’s a good thing Comcast can’t acquire Time-Warner, but the problems with Comcast and other Internet service go far deeper. The United States has the highest broadband prices among advanced...

Are we becoming a police state 2nd article
By indigenous in misc   3 comments, latest 3 hours ago:
BayAreaObserver says Fair enough - long posts seem to get glossed over.

Is the Apple watch the new ninny indicator?
By Blurtman in misc   15 comments, latest 3 hours ago:
Strategist says hanera says Computers has gone a long way since mainframe, to mini, to micro, to our lap, allow us to hold in our palm, and now wear on our wrist. What's next? You...

Cuba has had a lung cancer vaccine for years
By tovarichpeter in misc   11 comments, latest 4 hours ago:
Strategist says tovarichpeter says Cuba has had a lung cancer vaccine for years Hope it works. I don't care who invents what, as long as all of mankind benefits.

China is going to cheap robots
By tovarichpeter in misc   1 comment, latest 4 hours ago:
CaptainShuddup says Those people don't have a home to go back to, their incestrial homes were flooded over to create the power for the robots that will be replacing them. It will be interesting to...

U.S. has sharply reduced spending on basic research
By tovarichpeter in misc   1 comment, latest 4 hours ago:
CaptainShuddup says There's billions being spent in R&D. But for new creative financial vehicles, it's an arms race. Of Wallstreet building a faster getaway car.

Qualcomm Snapdragon processors
By BayAreaObserver in technologies   posted 4 hours ago:
name of technologyQualcomm Snapdragon processors description of technologySamsung's prized chip-making foundries will also build Apple’s A9 CPU. Future Qualcomm Snapdragon processors are to be built at Samsung’s chip-making plants. Apple has apparently already decided that...

Now that Bruce Jenner is becoming a woman, will he be an Immense Hirsute Lesbian
By Rin in misc   44 comments, latest 5 hours ago:
sbh says Call it Crazy says So then, iwog and Dan, both those bitches, like, came back to the cafeteria, without asking, like they had permission, which I totally hadn't given them. But I never...

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