If, as seems likely, its 200,000 eligible voters decide for independence from Papua New Guinea on Saturday, Bougainville would begin negotiations to become the world's newest nation. https://www.csmonitor.com/World/Asia-Pacific/2019/1122/Bougainville-will-likely-vote-to-become-world-s-newest-nation
Under shady circumstances, ISOC has sold the .org registry to a private equity firm and removed the cap on price increases for a TLD used primarily by non-profit groups. https://www.theregister.co.uk/AMP/2019/11/20/org_registry_sale_shambles/
Amnesty International: Data collection by the corporate giants of the internet represent a systemic threat to human rights. https://www.amnesty.org/en/latest/news/2019/11/google-facebook-surveillance-privacy/
Hell, yeah, street recordings of Moondog playing the Oo and Utsu: https://daily.bandcamp.com/album-of-the-day/moondogon-the-streets-of-new-york-review #theStudio
Published a "Nutrition" page for GrimGrains, for daily nutritional needs as well as how to better absorb vitamins in foods.
Will update it often.
A choice of economies: Acquire diverse types of stocks, spreading out the risk by hiding each nut in a different location, or build a castle of pine cones and scream obscenities at anyone who passes by? https://harvardpress.typepad.com/hup_publicity/2019/11/how-to-plant-a-forest.html
Rad roundup of mostly electronic releases influenced by the classical Japanese tradition of Gagaku.
Is anyone on here running Solid? https://solid.inrupt.com/
If so, what do you use it for? What's your experience been like? Has it been worth the effort?
A wide-ranging interview with Donna Haraway, covering the span of her early career, up through "The Cyborg Manifesto." https://logicmag.io/nature/a-giant-bumptious-litter/
VEGAN THREE BEAN SUCCOTASH
1. Saute one diced YELLOW ONION in 1tbl of OLIVE OIL until golden.
2. Add one ~14oz can of CRUSHED TOMATOES, breaking apart with a wooden spoon as they cook.
3. A tsp of CUMIN or OREGANO would not go amiss here.
4. Once the color begins to deepened, add 1cp BLACK BEANS, 1cp RED or PINTO BEANS, 1/2cp LIMA or chopped GREEN BEANS. Lower temp.
5. Simmer until most of the liquid is cooked off.
6. Stir in 1/2cp frozen CORN. Salt and pepper to taste.
Serve over rice.
Starting to think I may have dreamed this.
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