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This should amuse/horrify anyone interested in #MMT. Long story short US National Debt isn't a problem since US govt issues its own money.
i really envy two-time pulitzer winning political cartoonist Michael Ramirez because he makes above minimum wage to label bad things "debt"



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The latest trend in lawsuit land.
Outrageous: Governments increasingly turning the tables on transparency advocates by suing public records requesters

Governments turn tables by suing public records requesters

IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — An Oregon parent wanted details about school employees getting paid to stay home. A retired educator sought data about student performance in Louisiana. And


 
Am I the only software engineer with a Computer Science degree? Although it isn't even a master's degree. #unqualifiedfortech

Hypolite Petovan 7 hours ago
The associated hashtag on Twitter shows many people having IT responsibilities with either liberal arts degrees or no degrees at all. My question was a little poke, although I half-qualify for having a job title above my highest diploma.

Michael Vogel 7 hours ago
I'm a trained "Datenverarbeitungskaufmann" - means, I have an education as a programmer with additional knowledge in the whole accounting stuff.
See here https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Apprenticeship#Germany

In fact I'm working as an erp programmer - so it totally fits my education.




 
Overheard: "I really liked Heath Ledger's performance as The Joker, he really made him come to life".


 
What is this very bright car supposed to compensate its owner for?
#jeep #led #street

Instagram post by Hypolite Petovan • Sep 18, 2017 at 12:07am UTC

2 Likes, 1 Comments - Hypolite Petovan (@mrpetovan) on Instagram: “What is this very bright car supposed to compensate its owner for?
#jeep #led #street”

Hypolite Petovan 7 hours ago
This is neither funny nor particularly insightful, please take your irrational fears elsewhere.

far*call 7 hours ago
the question wasn't very clever in the first place ;)



 
What is this very bright car supposed to compensate its owner for?
#jeep #led #street

silverwizard 1 day ago from ZoobopDeDoDop!
I hope it's trying to compensate for not being able to see in rescue conditions

Hypolite Petovan 1 day ago
I don't think so, and welcome back!

silverwizard 1 day ago from ZoobopDeDoDop!
I suspect it's because "I CAN BUY LIGHTS IN BULK" - also - thanks! Good to be back in the real world



 
Really enjoying @FalloutRes so far, english translation is good and the world feels palpable and uncaring towards your character. 😉👍




 
Things We HAVEN'T Seen More and Better Pictures of Since Phone Cameras Became Ubiquitous:

*Bigfoot
*UFOs

Things We Have:

*Police Violence


 
I came up with a good joke, but then I remembered I should do a Twitter Search first and RT the oldest match. Long story short I forgot it.


 
"How many lines of code can you write if you have a week?
- 3,500.
- What if you have a month?
- 200."
" - Combien de ligne de code tu peux pondre si on te laisse 1 semaine ?
- 3500
- et si on te laisse 1 mois ?
- 200
"
Morgan McMillian 4 days ago
Seems accurate.



 
I love to live in my normal empire, where the elite university revokes fellowships due to overt public pressure from the secret police.


 
Small countries governments aren't less corrupt but there is less inertia to replace them after a scandal.
Yesterday, Iceland's government convened for the first time after the summer break.

At midnight the next day, the government has fallen.



 
These 22 user-created levels actually make me want to buy a Wii U and Super Mario Maker. Check them out!

Super Warp World

Super Warp World is a Mario game inside Super Mario Maker consisting of 22 full levels by multiple creators.



 
That's it, that's the moment, self-annointed First Amendment defenders should rally against a clear violation of free speech! No? Anyone?
The White House says ESPN should fire Jemele Hill for calling Trump an ignorant white supremacist

The White House Says ESPN Should Fire Jemele Hill For Calling Trump An Ignorant White Supremacist

“Trump is the most ignorant, offensive president of my lifetime. His rise is a direct result of white supremacy. Period."
Brad Koehn 5 days ago
Actually, it's not.

Hypolite Petovan 5 days ago
Indeed, but legalities never stopped self-proclaimed First Amendment champions to protest decisions to pull speakers from conferences or fire people creating a toxic workplace environment, or even not publishing a racist video game.

Hypolite Petovan 5 days ago
And it still is a scandal that the government would ask for the firing of a journalist.



 
If you think that "sex robots could murder you" story is scary, I have bad news for you about men.
Brian Ó 6 days ago
:(

Hypolite Petovan 5 days ago
Guess the gender of both the original article writer and the person interviewed in the article?