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STUNNING statement by ND Gov — he’s worried about #StandingRock camp being “ecological disaster” under Missouri River bu… if you are interested in his personal and family life it is and as such it works (cause there is a lot to tell). 3* doc “Zero K” done. “Flamethrowers” by Rachel Kushner next? Also dipping in and out of “99 Novels” (Burgess) #nowreading . breaks— Harward dropped out of running for Nat’l Sec Adv after WH couldn’t satisfy his conditions & watchin… Germany bans creepy doll over privacy concerns <a rel="nofollow" href="https://t.co/5rDwM1s970” target=”_blank”>https://t.co/5rDwM1s970 Human labour in decline and Labour doing even worse: it’s time for robots, cyborgs and AIs to get their own political party and take power. Right, but RMN was venting in private. Trump has now offered it to American people as an order of national battle. <a rel="nofollow" href="https://t…” target=”_blank”>https://t… If a man is wearing black leather gloves on screen then they are normally the crook. Here’s ex-Barclays boss Bob Di… <a rel="nofollow" href="https://t.co/20Q4IvLHBN” target=”_blank”>https://t.co/20Q4IvLHBN Going to watch The Kettering Incident anyhow, but now a must. Elisabeth Debicki (Night Manager) is in it AND she’s… <a rel="nofollow" href="https://t.co/n7cJF8LQd6” target=”_blank”>https://t.co/n7cJF8LQd6 This is good. Apparently on a wall somewhere in Islington. <a rel="nofollow" href="https://t.co/UpYmZsYkHZ” target=”_blank”>https://t.co/UpYmZsYkHZ Oslo Airport’s (now deleted) tweet imitating a certain world leader <a rel="nofollow" href="https://t.co/X7LbGQercm” target=”_blank”>https://t.co/X7LbGQercm <a rel="nofollow" href="https://t.co/mTNO5kv32Y” target=”_blank”>https://t.co/mTNO5kv32Y Uber drivers are driving themselves out of a job. More profit for Uber equals an earlier arrival at a future destination w driverless cars Considering my harsh criticism of this is most generous and unexpected. Thank you <a rel="nofollow" href="https://t.co/S1epKAyAfk” target=”_blank”>https://t.co/S1epKAyAfk Louise Mensch: the former British MP who scooped US media on Trump’s Russian ties <a rel="nofollow" href="https://t.co/JJxEIyBWq1” target=”_blank”>https://t.co/JJxEIyBWq1 Uber can’t even fake concern for drivers in Q&A session <a rel="nofollow" href="https://t.co/Unc8ZBy4tc” target=”_blank”>https://t.co/Unc8ZBy4tc Price rise and stampede of ‘hipsters’ follows viral chicken review <a rel="nofollow" href="https://t.co/BCK6QM3kbZ” target=”_blank”>https://t.co/BCK6QM3kbZ

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This is good. Apparently on a wall somewhere in Islington. <a rel="nofollow" href="https://t.co/UpYmZsYkHZ” target=”_blank”>https://t.co/UpYmZsYkHZ Oslo Airport’s (now deleted) tweet imitating a certain world leader <a rel="nofollow" href="https://t.co/X7LbGQercm” target=”_blank”>https://t.co/X7LbGQercm <a rel="nofollow" href="https://t.co/mTNO5kv32Y” target=”_blank”>https://t.co/mTNO5kv32Y Uber drivers are driving themselves out of a job. More profit for Uber equals an earlier arrival at a future destination w driverless cars Considering my harsh criticism of this is most generous and unexpected. Thank you <a rel="nofollow" href="https://t.co/S1epKAyAfk” target=”_blank”>https://t.co/S1epKAyAfk Louise Mensch: the former British MP who scooped US media on Trump’s Russian ties <a rel="nofollow" href="https://t.co/JJxEIyBWq1” target=”_blank”>https://t.co/JJxEIyBWq1 Uber can’t even fake concern for drivers in Q&A session <a rel="nofollow" href="https://t.co/Unc8ZBy4tc” target=”_blank”>https://t.co/Unc8ZBy4tc Price rise and stampede of ‘hipsters’ follows viral chicken review <a rel="nofollow" href="https://t.co/BCK6QM3kbZ” target=”_blank”>https://t.co/BCK6QM3kbZ Interpreting is a very stressful and difficult job. This must be a nightmare for them. <a rel="nofollow" href="https://t.co/K3VkFgSKVA” target=”_blank”>https://t.co/K3VkFgSKVA Rail punctuality worst in 10 years, figures show <a rel="nofollow" href="https://t.co/OhBd5UgRhK” target=”_blank”>https://t.co/OhBd5UgRhK Actually the most important thing Facebook could do we be to pay its taxes to fund social infrastructure <a rel="nofollow" href="https://t.co/sLJZd…” target=”_blank”>https://t.co/sLJZd… Jaki Liebezeit in UNCUT April 2017 #RIP #Can #HolgerCzukay #BrianEno #BeforeAndAfterScience

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Dutch town adds ‘Lightlines’ to alert distracted pedestrians <a rel="nofollow" href="https://t.co/zbxlv4emvQ” target=”_blank”>https://t.co/zbxlv4emvQ The leakers & journos who exposed Gen Flynn wd face 14 yrs in jail in the UK with new Espionage Act <a rel="nofollow" href="https://t.co/rdtikC79pd” target=”_blank”>https://t.co/rdtikC79pd cause and effect <a rel="nofollow" href="https://t.co/JIWPEB0jxH” target=”_blank”>https://t.co/JIWPEB0jxH got one as an xmas present #coffeetablebook <a rel="nofollow" href="https://t.co/9JWX0nx8Xz” target=”_blank”>https://t.co/9JWX0nx8Xz Hunt for woman in ‘LOL’ top after killing of Kim Jong-Un half brother <a rel="nofollow" href="https://t.co/mfMocC7YJ0” target=”_blank”>https://t.co/mfMocC7YJ0 <a rel="nofollow" href="https://t.co/OmZxAAZTOr” target=”_blank”>https://t.co/OmZxAAZTOr New Mac malware pinned on same Russian group blamed for election hacks. <a rel="nofollow" href="https://t.co/ivoNG4rfk3” target=”_blank”>https://t.co/ivoNG4rfk3 Used to do them: 3 pints of lager fine, 3 pints of Old Rosie cider (7.3% ABV) not so fine. Nordic states ‘worried’ by Russia pledge closer ties <a rel="nofollow" href="https://t.co/76GmSLaS7O” target=”_blank”>https://t.co/76GmSLaS7O Leader in today’s Times on universal basic income. I fail to see how UBI is “morally wrong”. It’s no more w… <a rel="nofollow" href="https://t.co/kQzDlnLRwH” target=”_blank”>https://t.co/kQzDlnLRwH Future Work

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  • #NowPlaying Singing Everyday by Matthew Halsall Lovely tone in that trumpet. ♫ <a rel="nofollow" href="https://t.co/My9ZE2SKJA” target=”_blank”>https://t.co/My9ZE2SKJA
  • All Now TV (UK) box sets, apparently automatically kept up to date <a rel="nofollow" href="https://t.co/fPkW2ep2Ol” target=”_blank”>https://t.co/fPkW2ep2Ol
  • #NowPlaying Still Changing by Eivind Aarset ♫ <a rel="nofollow" href="https://t.co/SVOP3VbCCV” target=”_blank”>https://t.co/SVOP3VbCCV
  • GLORIOUS PEOPLE’S DEPUTY SLANDERED BY FIFTH COLUMNISTS <a rel="nofollow" href="https://t.co/6PnRfeaxQp” target=”_blank”>https://t.co/6PnRfeaxQp
  • Harry Reid tried to warn you.

    He shouted it from the rooftops.

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    Entrepreneurs. If you spot “a gap in the market”, the chances are the gap is there for a reason. Work out the reason befor… Daimler is going all-electric with ‘Smart’ cars in North America <a rel="nofollow" href="https://t.co/RmFWN0MJWj” target=”_blank”>https://t.co/RmFWN0MJWj takes the nuclear option Lloyds Bank is ‘close to choosing Berlin as a European base after Brexit’ <a rel="nofollow" href="https://t.co/ug8Vd3HeP6” target=”_blank”>https://t.co/ug8Vd3HeP6 “rise” instead of “jump”? $2 million worth of rare books have been stolen in a London heist. 📻 <a rel="nofollow" href="https://t.co/HVucWHfqZT” target=”_blank”>https://t.co/HVucWHfqZT How hackers could use doll to open your front door <a rel="nofollow" href="https://t.co/gZHhp8FWxc” target=”_blank”>https://t.co/gZHhp8FWxc Dyson heads overseas for engineers <a rel="nofollow" href="https://t.co/eRSvBWvSYO” target=”_blank”>https://t.co/eRSvBWvSYO Singapore, that is. Chief brexiteer builds abroad (paywall) Toshiba ‘faces meltdown’ as nuclear losses in US mount <a rel="nofollow" href="https://t.co/nDcoKWqp4y” target=”_blank”>https://t.co/nDcoKWqp4y (paywall) better with a working smoke alarm than a smoking work alarm. you’ll be tired of winning. Fox is the voice of the Vichy Republicans. <a rel="nofollow" href="https://t.co/w9150MlGRk” target=”_blank”>https://t.co/w9150MlGRk Trump wins by accelerating time – fight back by slowing down <a rel="nofollow" href="https://t.co/MkMxWSXJAG” target=”_blank”>https://t.co/MkMxWSXJAG #Wandle #trout #fishing season starts on 1 April: come and join us! Check out <a rel="nofollow" href="https://t.co/8j1cusEL5M” target=”_blank”>https://t.co/8j1cusEL5M and <a rel="nofollow" href="https://t.co/Vf4ry…” target=”_blank”>https://t.co/Vf4ry… Hamish Fulton: Walk; Turner and the Elements (2012) <a rel="nofollow" href="https://t.co/0zOySFPuvA”

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    <a rel="nofollow" href="https://t.co/NYa4EsUSFO” target=”_blank”>https://t.co/NYa4EsUSFO RIP Joan Pick, Since 1973 a low-energy, raw-food ascete. Mensa-member and Croydon “Running Lady” /cc Such incredible stats from Tokyo’s desirable central Minato-ku district, … Tokyo 142k a year, L… . doubles down on universal basic income: ‘It’s going to be necessary’ <a rel="nofollow" href="https://t.co/AMrgMbWuja” target=”_blank”>https://t.co/AMrgMbWuja <a rel="nofollow" href="https://t.co/T…” target=”_blank”>https://t.co/T… Doomsday bunkers are a booming business in Donald Trump’s America <a rel="nofollow" href="https://t.co/c9HftFuh9H” target=”_blank”>https://t.co/c9HftFuh9H <a rel="nofollow" href="https://t.co/LwCknv8i4l” target=”_blank”>https://t.co/LwCknv8i4l <a rel="nofollow" href="https://t.co/7dhIvJgiQ9” target=”_blank”>https://t.co/7dhIvJgiQ9 #blackout Dude, it’s right in the GOP platform to ban unions from making security agreements. Did you guys do any research at all befo… his lineup for the spring including the fine “Valkyrien” from my homeland. Haven’t seen “Young and… <a rel="nofollow" href="https://t.co/IrEbE1Kgx2” target=”_blank”>https://t.co/IrEbE1Kgx2 on Britain’s nuclear energy future “Who pays for them, who owns them, who runs them - and do we even n… <a rel="nofollow" href="https://t.co/oMIuolKNF3” target=”_blank”>https://t.co/oMIuolKNF3 With in retreat, solving the country’s nuclear puzzle is a big ask, as out <a rel="nofollow" href="https://t.co/npZXvox77…” target=”_blank”>https://t.co/npZXvox77… ⚡️ “Thousands evacuate California town as Oroville Dam spillway set to fail” <a rel="nofollow" href="https://t.co/0mDwPMNYTo” target=”_blank”>https://t.co/0mDwPMNYTo pleasing to see some Americans getting good ratings This weekend’s ‘SNL’ episode hosted by Alec Baldwin was the highest-rated episode in over 6 years <a rel="nofollow" href="https://t.co/F2fQOO5vcF” target=”_blank”>https://t.co/F2fQOO5vcF

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    • Renewables didn’t cause South Australia’s blackout – and the PM knew it all along <a rel="nofollow" href="https://t.co/kCN15GY16Z” target=”_blank”>https://t.co/kCN15GY16Z
    • “The price of a work of art is an index of pure irrational desire, and nothing is more manipulable than desire” Robert Hughes (via artsdesk)
    • ‘intelligence official, who stated that “since January 20, we’ve assumed that the Kremlin has ears inside the SITROOM’
    • “Intelligence Community pushes back against a White House it considers leaky, untruthful & penetrated by Kremlin” <a rel="nofollow" href="https://t…” target=”_blank”>https://t…
    • even the mighty Odin?
    • The outriders of an approaching front #jetstream #cirrus <a rel="nofollow" href="https://t.co/lgQ78BQJBg” target=”_blank”>https://t.co/lgQ78BQJBg
    • shadowplay? Does not North Korea, Russia, Iran etc always test a new president?
    • “a journalist leaked Brexit documents deemed harmful to the UK economy could be jailed as a consequence”
    • Proposal to jail journalists for publishing economically harmful official info is so nuts that it’s beyond parody <a rel="nofollow" href="https://t.co/…” target=”_blank”>https://t.co/…
    • Sean Spicer Press Conference Cold Open - SNL <a rel="nofollow" href="https://t.co/4zgHClFm6t” target=”_blank”>https://t.co/4zgHClFm6t via
    • So is going to be writing a weekly diary about life in Trump’s America. The first entry is here: <a rel="nofollow" href="https://t.co/GAk1…” target=”_blank”>https://t.co/GAk1…
    • snowplough
    • Read in great detail here: Founders of Panama Papers Law Firm Arrested on Money Laundering Charges #panamapapers <a rel="nofollow" href="https://t…” target=”_blank”>https://t…

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    Top-notch analysis of how Trump’s “commercial, deal-making” outlook goes awry when it comes to litigation and the courts.… #NowPlaying The Rain by Colder ♫ <a rel="nofollow" href="https://t.co/neND4RmV21” target=”_blank”>https://t.co/neND4RmV21 Abstract: Netflix’s New Documentary Series About “the Art of Design” Premieres Today <a rel="nofollow" href="https://t.co/lpXFLdEvMh” target=”_blank”>https://t.co/lpXFLdEvMh via Boom. #NowPlaying Pie IX by Suuns ♫ <a rel="nofollow" href="https://t.co/68XxLNF9To” target=”_blank”>https://t.co/68XxLNF9To #NowPlaying Collapsing New People by Fad Gadget ♫ <a rel="nofollow" href="https://t.co/KPi8eO87vb” target=”_blank”>https://t.co/KPi8eO87vb #NowPlaying On Reflection by Gentle Giant. The finest prog. Vocals. ♫ <a rel="nofollow" href="https://t.co/2IMS1ejIlz” target=”_blank”>https://t.co/2IMS1ejIlz #NowPlaying Going For The One - Remastered Version by Yes. Pondering on ARW tickets. I quite liked this. ♫ <a rel="nofollow" href="https://t.co/BcPCAg7M9y” target=”_blank”>https://t.co/BcPCAg7M9y Workers injured after explosion at French nuclear plant <a rel="nofollow" href="https://t.co/xGxJThjq2h” target=”_blank”>https://t.co/xGxJThjq2h (paywall). Same tech as planned for Hinckley Point. Nice. More questions over future of Garden Bridge <a rel="nofollow" href="https://t.co/8zKeKO6qov” target=”_blank”>https://t.co/8zKeKO6qov (paywall). Good riddance. 97% of Mercians support my Longship ban! We don’t know who could be on those ships. Sure, could just be wool. But could… to go with album “Blood Bitch”. ty, with you on Honest & Five Guys Bleecker doesn’t do it for <a rel="nofollow" href="https://t.co/FDzpfQTs3m” target=”_blank”>https://t.co/FDzpfQTs3m The least qualified president in the history of the US living up to his credentials. No reason to be disappointed for GOP. Stendhal rocks btw. Not just me, pleased to read (99 novels) that Anthony Burgess was also a fan. I’m OK, you all right? I tried white port w tonic water again after reading about it in some mag. Still does not taste right to me. I wish. But then you are just a suit a drift. in the UK the WAGS acronym stands for “wifes and girlfriends” (of national team team soccer/rugby players) The WSJ is becoming a house organ for you-know-who <a rel="nofollow" href="https://t.co/Y6JEZZ5Cjt”

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    #NowPlaying The Rain by Colder ♫ https://t.co/neND4RmV21 Abstract: Netflix’s New Documentary Series About “the Art of Design” Premieres Today https://t.co/lpXFLdEvMh via Boom. #NowPlaying Pie IX by Suuns ♫ https://t.co/68XxLNF9To #NowPlaying Collapsing New People by Fad Gadget ♫ https://t.co/KPi8eO87vb #NowPlaying On Reflection by Gentle Giant. The finest prog. Vocals. ♫ https://t.co/2IMS1ejIlz #NowPlaying Going For The One - Remastered Version by Yes. Pondering on ARW tickets. I quite liked this. ♫ https://t.co/BcPCAg7M9y Workers injured after explosion at French nuclear plant https://t.co/xGxJThjq2h (paywall). Same tech as planned for Hinckley Point. Nice. More questions over future of Garden Bridge https://t.co/8zKeKO6qov (paywall). Good riddance. 97% of Mercians support my Longship ban! We don’t know who could be on those ships. Sure, could just be wool. But could… to go with album “Blood Bitch”. ty, with you on Honest & Five Guys Bleecker doesn’t do it for https://t.co/FDzpfQTs3m The least qualified president in the history of the US living up to his credentials. No reason to be disappointed for GOP. Stendhal rocks btw. Not just me, pleased to read (99 novels) that Anthony Burgess was also a fan. I’m OK, you all right? I tried white port w tonic water again after reading about it in some mag. Still does not taste right to me. I wish. But then you are just a suit a drift. in the UK the WAGS acronym stands for “wifes and girlfriends” (of national team team soccer/rugby players) The WSJ is becoming a house organ for you-know-who https://t.co/Y6JEZZ5Cjt YOUR WTF HEADLINE OF THE DAY Trump’s cabinet wont include chairman of White House Council of Economic Advisers https://t.co/… Lapland celebrated 100 years of unity with song, dance and reindeer cuddles https://t.co/4LYDaWcFqY https://t.co/OhxLY9W4Kp just read review of “Blackout” https://t.co/LXmjzl2fBy other day:”a terrorist group turns off the power all over Europe” Power failure plunges parts of Brussels into darkness https://t.co/Fow5qW0ULL BBC News - Court refuses to reinstate Trump travel ban https://t.co/Gh0o2N4Vm1 Think I first read about Handelsbanken’s “no budgets” approach in the Norwegian paper DN (our FT) some 20 years ago https://t.co/JGI05tTatk https://t.co/x5v1d4QC9s Anthony Hilton: Why can’t UK banks copy the Swedes and Handelsbanken https://t.co/HFvWkMzKDY Rival branch closures boost Handelsbanken UK https://t.co/FI7FrWAkoo

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    • I’m interested to know who these “leading” experts are and for TalkTalk to name them.
    • So TalkTalk’s “heads and shoulders” cybersecurity as done by leading experts was taken down by a simple SQL-injection done by a 15 yo kid?

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    • China syndrome in #Croydon with Lansdowne Road deal https://t.co/loVIkxeoCz
    • No 1 Croydon was love at first sight and still follow FYB, but it was Jonathan Meades’s series on bunkers & brutalism that opened my eyes.
    • Fuck Yeah Brutalism blogger Michael Abrahamson makes the Sunday Times Culture mag. Le Corb, not Corbyn.
    • #NowPlaying “Oceanic I I” by John Foxx from London Overgrown ♫ https://t.co/vY3MxADaHA
    • just might be the Chinese play. Clever.
    • and Hinkley will not help the steel industry with its £92.50 MWh price guarantee. If anything Hinkley will make it worse, but that
    • so blaming the £18/tonne carbon tax for this is deceitful.
    • … own graph seems to illustrate the opposite. The UK energy taxes seems to be the lowest of them all, both in real and relative terms.
    • The Sunday Times calling for reduced (green) taxes on energy for the failing British steel industry. Their own … https://t.co/rMlxRQPR5w

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    • “TalkTalk Hackers Demanded £80K in Bitcoin”. Krebs on TalkTalk, seem like SQL injection (ie trivial) hack. https://t.co/GRvsiwtfxo

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    • Chaos at TalkTalk: Data was ‘secure’, not all encrypted, we took site down, were DDoSed https://t.co/tUxVUeO1ir
    • Quite surprised by this, thought the Russia-Norway border was hard to cross. Well it probably still is if you are going into Russia.
    • “a lucrative trade in bicycles has opened up, with migrants buying bikes and pedalling the final few metres”. Migrants to Norway via Russia.
    • Cycling to Norway https://t.co/Sc2dbojVmJ
    • when front end hacked, the back end should still be pretty secure, yes? Unless numpties designed the architecture.
    • TalkTalk hack: as a minimum the sensitive fields in the database such as DoB etc should be encrypted.

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    • Admittedly long time since I did my degree in Computer Engineering/Science - but whatever happened to proper data architecture and security?
    • Hackers response: we don’t need no stupid password (and why don’t you use two-factor auth?). Bank detail?: we already have them thx.
    • “TalkTalk reassured customers it would never ask for a password or bank details without customers’ permission”.
    • OS X El Capita, thought it safe to upgrade as 10.11.1 out,
      Not so: Opera crash on del priv data & Time Machine external disk not ejectable.
    • BBC News - TalkTalk website hit by cyber-attack https://t.co/04TNHSmffo “credit card and bank details could have been accessed”.
    • “Saxon Chronicles” (not read in our household yet, still trying to source first pocket of “Snorre”) is acknowledged though.
    • and hacks sometimes have to do these, right?
    • so thought it odd that GoT got so many mentions and “Vikings” none in a piece on “Last Kingdom”. But it’s a PR piece I guess.
    • Time period and some of plot (vikings and the power struggles between English kingdoms) seems to be shared with LK and Vikings
    • If I were a capitalist w available capital: must be a good time to invest in companies dealing in decommissions of steel and oil structures.
    • So sounds like the Beeb pretends not to know about “Vikings”; either that or they are reaching out to fans of “Game of Thrones”.
    • … as “Vikings” cover some of the same period (850-950) and deals with the English kingdoms. “Game of Thrones” gets mentioned 5-6 times.
    • The Times did a double page article in T2 yesterday on “The Last Kingdom” without once mentioning Amazon’s “Vikings”. This is weird as …
    • #NowPlaying “Stray Dog” by New Order from Music Complete. Straying between good and ridiculous. Lee Hazlewood vs Ye… https://t.co/HVHkw562WK

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    • via Times piece on the star KIC 8462852.
    • Dyson sphere:”hypothetical megastructure … completely encompasses a star and captures … all of its power output” https://t.co/j6AcIE5E2J
    • “too tall for the helicopter … to carry him … and returned by ambulance - allegedly without having settled his brothel bill”. ST on Odom
    • “The internet didn’t kill Playboy; silicone and square boobs did”. (Sunday Times 20151018)
    • According to Sunday Times a new air traffic system (Sesar) will use sat-based comms to “give instructions to aircraft”. Crash by hack?
    • Morris columns, via FT architecture piece. https://t.co/95Dzl3ihuo

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    • Typical blog headlines: X selects 10 books that everyone should read or 10 records everyone should hear and so on. Time on this please.

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    • legerdemain - “sleight of hand”, “deceitful cleverness”. First time I’ve ever come across this one (FT on the company Theranos and rigging).
    • Hilla Becher, photographer of water towers and kilns and other industrial buildings - RIP.
    • And you wonder while Britain wants to pull out of the European Convention on Human Rights. Blood < money.
    • this while the Brits roll out the (blood?) red carpet for the president of China (human rights and free speech champions).
    • “Hammond, Britain’s Foreign Secretary, last month pushed EU officials to defer publication [of EU report on Turkey’s free speech ” (FT).

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    • Good concept and great ending for «Hunted».
    • Thanks to the driver of the #100 bus picking me up at Blackfriars after the driver of the 00:25 #388 decided to leave at 00:23.

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    • Dang. ITA 2 - NOR 1 and MAL 0 - CRO 1. Playoffs it is.
    • 23’ Norway take the lead courtesy of a thunderous strike from Alexander Tettey from outside the box #ITANOR #VivoAzzurro
    • TETTEY! Italy 0 - Norway 1. http://t.co/wUHFjh0orM
    • Summary of 2015 iMac Reviews: ‘Best All-in-One’ Desktop. But need to get a 2 or 3 TB Fusion drive to get SSD > 24GB. http://t.co/6hqKWxDDIr
    • “Internet porn has pushed Playboy Magazine to go PG-13”. So now definitely “for the articles”. http://t.co/6RzfX3X4jq
    • Why Obama’s game of ‘patience’ is just shuffling the cards (Niall Ferguson) http://t.co/rQayTb9vDZ

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    • Now have embraced those that spoofed them to provide their own adult guides http://t.co/DfSEIzMItt http://…
    • Sean Scully went to the Croydon School of Art, then won a fellowship at Harvard (as noticed in Sunday Times mag).
    • #NowPlaying “Picture You” by The Amazing from Picture You. Searchers/Byrds redux. Nice. ♫ http://t.co/plMMh8KwT6
    • might be used by spetsnaz soldiers dressing up in Syrian fatigues according to Igor Sutyagin (working for a think tank).
    • Sunday Times claiming British Accuracy Intl sniper rifles (1200m range) being used in Syria via Russia. Legally exported to Russia years ago

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    • I’m not making this up: there’s a beer called Pure UBU.

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    • «Just hiring crazy people off the street to do their book reviews» Exactly - Knausgård case in point. Critics without critical sense.
    • Stop Sending Me Jonathan Franzen Novels http://t.co/ANAzCfxQ6p Fuck yeah sink Moby Dick now.
    • Agnes Martin at Tate Modern (1st became aware of her walking around Cork Street). Good show; but bulks of minimalism can become too much.
    • Finally had time to indulge in some art. First «Black Paintings» (inc Gavin Turk, Mathew Gibson) at Charlie Smith London, then

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    • proving that as well as electrons, trains can also be in two states at the same time. Quantum trains. http://t.co/ZdRP5uLzCK

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    • “What’s in a Boarding Pass Barcode? A Lot” (Krebs). Been shredding the passes for a decade now. Tags I cut up&flush. http://t.co/mBW6Z1MEMn

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    • http://t.co/O37AkIRz5Z Ifö Sign Art series by Holscher Design, as spotted on various Scandinavian architecture TV-programmes.
    • Excellent service from in replacing broken Ifö Sign Art (a Holscher design) sink so fast.

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    • #NowPlaying “The Conversation” by Dictaphone from Poems From A Rooftop. If you have not tried “Discover Wee… http://t.co/c31f09xShO
    • “What the West does not get about Russians is that they’re chess, not poker, players … thinking a few moves ahead”. P Felgenhauer, analyst
    • “Meet the electric bus that could push every other polluting bus off the road”. Former Tesla- guy /cc http://t.co/Ps1N7vO8Hq
    • Richard Jobson, Paul Haig, The Names and Durutti Column and more. Live 1982. Pretentious? Yeah. Good? Even Better. ♫ http://t.co/ph9UQxVFvU

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    • my guess is that only 20% max of us reclaim and the rest of us you try to grind down. 1st Class.
    • while we’re here : 2 trains cancelled, claiming there were no delays. Screenshot proved otherwise
    • even better the way are building new reclaim site - meanwhile re-routing claims to

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    • “BBC iPlayer sidesteps Adobe’s Flash”.
      Dear Auntie, what took you so long? http://t.co/2Tqu7viFp1
    • EU probes TVs over energy test scores (BBC). Here we go again, not as bad as VW’s cheating, but Samsung in sights http://t.co/HjhpvSQVjq
    • “And I never shoot digital, so you never know what you are going to get”. Anton Corbijn in last week’s FT mag.

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    • where do I set the iOS app to metric please?
    • Kunduz, Afghanistan — taken by Taliban
      เมือง Kunduz ในอัฟกานิสถาน — ถูกตาลีบันยึดครอง… http://t.co/ExgP5EhtvM

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    • Is your home about to get a lot smarter? (BBC). or how wi-fi enables devices makes your home vulnerable to hackers. http://t.co/YGTww1vKXD
    • Medical devices attract hackers (BBC) “critical medical machines,such as MRI scanners,are available to access online” http://t.co/PQUMbsHM6x

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    • “deeply worrying that the political leaders of northern Norway want to limit ’s role as a provider of news and opinion”
    • BarentsObserver Editor Thomas Nilsen is sacked with immediate effect http://t.co/Dq2x7xQsoB
    • “The Bridge” S03E01.
    • Time to get a proper camera. Supermoon exposing the limitations of the iPhone 6+ camera. http://t.co/6igULBzF59

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    • Croydon sunset, sun shining straight through the empty floors of the Nestlé building. Next for the supermoon. http://t.co/ZR9cmsmZcS

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    • As I could not respect Marcus Wareing more - the Masterchef man loves his Five Guys burger (Evening Standard). http://t.co/I5hsmBZFqr

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