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Onion Fact Checks: Anthony Scaramucci’s ‘New Yorker’ Interview

“Get this through your head, you Jew motherfucker, you. You only exist out here because of me. That’s the only reason.”

FALSE: Sorry, this is Joe Pesci in Casino. We got confused."

 

YouTube Red and Google Play Music to merge - i wonder if this means Canada gets YT Red or loses Google Music

I jest but on the other hand Google likes to give people the shaft randomly and Google Music streaming is my primary music service these days and losing it will seriously fuck things up for me. 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 

'like someone told the White House to light a candle on the table and the WH set the whole table on fire'

"This is like someone told the White House to light a candle on the table and the WH set the whole table on fire,” said one senior House Republican aide. The source said that while GOP leaders asked the White House for help, they weren't expecting — and got no heads up on — Trump's far-reaching directive."

 

Saturday Morning Breakfast Cereal - Simulationism

this is pretty much why i podcast, yes it's art! not good art, but still.

 
 

Despacito (metal cover by @FrogLeapStudios) - YouTube

That dude that does all those metal covers (Leo Moracchioli) covered that fucking Despacito song you can't seem escape

 

Twelve Thirty Six - a (short) daily email tabloid newsletter and twitter acct about amusing stories in Toronto media

If you miss Frank Magazine or just want to read some funny stories about Canadian media, might I recommend Twelve Thirty Six? 

 

18 year old guy arrested for reporting a shamefully stupid bug in the new Budapest e-Ticket system

Guy finds a (stupid, amateurish, frankly embarrassing) security vulnerability in Budapest's e-Ticket system. So they arrest him. Nice job. 

 
 

A hacker stole $31M of Ether—how it happened and what it means for Ethereum

On this week's episode of "Cryptocurrencies are scary and confusing":

"To prevent the hacker from robbing any more banks, the white-hats wrote software to rob all of the remaining banks in the world. Once the money was safely stolen, they began the process of returning the funds to their respective account holders. The people who had their money saved by this heroic feat are now in the process of retrieving their funds."

 

Support Internet @Archive to create a copy in Canada as a bulwark against the dicey political climate in the US

Just signed up to send them $10 a month. I have so much content saved on there, it's really a good resource and I feel proud that they chose Canada as the site of their copy. 

 
 
 
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