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  • 21 Surprising Statistics That Reveal How Much Stuff We Actually Own

    01/11/2019 7:07:48 AM PST · by SeekAndFind · 65 replies
    Becoming Minimalist ^ | 01/10/2019 | JOSHUA BECKER ·
    Most of us know we own too much stuff. We feel the weight and burden of our clutter. We tire of cleaning and managing and organizing. Our toy rooms are messy, our drawers don’t close, and our closets are filled from top to bottom. The evidence of clutter is all around us.Today, increasing data is being collected about our homes, our shopping habits, and our spending. The research is confirming our observation: we own too much stuff. And it is robbing us of life.Here are 21 surprising statistics about our clutter that help us understand how big of a problem...
  • Prof says 'wealth redistribution' key to 'sexual fulfillment'

    05/10/2018 12:26:12 PM PDT · by C19fan · 49 replies
    Campus Reform ^ | May 10, 2018 | Celine Ryan
    Northeastern Illinois University philosophy professor Tyler Zimmer claims that “wealth redistribution” could boost “sexual fulfillment” in the U.S. In an op-ed published by Slate last week, Zimmer argues that “a few conservative commentators” are starting to “warm up” to the idea of making a “full-throated case for [wealth] redistribution,” claiming they are motivated by “the rise of the violent ‘incel.’”
  • Fed to Mandate that Cars “Broadcast Speed and Location Data” Promise Not to Use it Against You

    07/04/2015 2:18:46 PM PDT · by upchuck · 120 replies
    free thought project ^ | July 3, 2015 | Justin Gardner
    Federal government is currently crafting a mandate that would require all new vehicles to “talk” to each other continuously. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration plans to submit their proposed “connected car” rule by the end of this year. Vehicle-to-vehicle (V2V) communication technology has been developed by top automakers over the past decade and is ready for commercialization. It uses a combination of Wi-Fi, GPS data, and sensor data collected by the vehicle to transmit a signal on speed and position 10 times a second.Like so many technologies, V2V is a double-edged sword. On one hand, it has great potential...
  • [Vanity] The Laws of My Administration

    04/19/2009 4:43:49 PM PDT · by TBP · 1 replies · 619+ views
    You Tube ^ | ????? | Bert Kalmar and Harry Ruby, I think
    Very funny and very apt for this time. (Click on the link above.)