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Re: The Strange and Interesting Thread
« Reply #1110 on: October 29, 2020, 09:06:07 AM »
Ah, the "good old days"...



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Re: The Strange and Interesting Thread
« Reply #1111 on: October 29, 2020, 09:16:26 AM »
Piles of paper votes were bigger, and tits were smaller... but at least both were REAL.
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Re: The Strange and Interesting Thread
« Reply #1113 on: November 12, 2020, 10:48:55 AM »
50 years ago, today


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=V6CLumsir34

"To celebrate the 50th anniversary of the infamous beached whale incident that took place in Florence, Oregon on November 12th 1970, the Oregon Historical Society arranged for a 4K transfer of the original raw film footage from their archive."

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Re: The Strange and Interesting Thread
« Reply #1114 on: November 12, 2020, 06:09:46 PM »
 :smiley_acbs:

Fucking genius. Instead of one big pile of stinky dead whale, let's create THOUSANDS of smaller piles of stinky dead whale. :D
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Re: The Strange and Interesting Thread
« Reply #1117 on: December 16, 2020, 09:12:33 PM »
A guy I went to school with is the best and most known photographer on the island. He is always snapping shots when the hurricanes/northeasters hit, and this photo made Time Magazine's top 100 photos of 2020:



The first surge entering a ground level game room.
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Re: The Strange and Interesting Thread
« Reply #1120 on: January 02, 2021, 12:43:01 PM »

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Re: The Strange and Interesting Thread
« Reply #1121 on: January 02, 2021, 11:55:08 PM »
Further details:


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"With a partner, yielding drops to only five percent of the critical trials, compared to thirty-seven percent without a partner. Although subjects report warmth and good feeling toward the partner, they typically deny that he played a role in their own independence."

"When that unanimity is punctured, the groups power is greatly reduced."

Certain countries know this all too well.


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Re: The Strange and Interesting Thread
« Reply #1122 on: January 09, 2021, 01:11:16 AM »
 :WTF:

This was literally an episode of Black Mirror.

https://thereader.mitpress.mit.edu/chatting-with-the-dead-chatbots/
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