@charlag waste water goes through a water treatment plant that kills all kinds of disease through heavy chemical treatment.
Many times (though that's changing) it isn't even brought back into the drinking water system.
@benjancewicz looking at their web page I think there's a chance Fox News flips on this one. They really love scare mongering. They flip once, it becomes easier the next time.
Worried about COVID-19? Now there's a handy guide to help with denial. — https://www.gocomics.com/tomthedancingbug/2020/03/13
And you can attend a yearly meeting where users and developers get together for a few days to discuss, code, share research and tell stories around these beloved tools.
@TeamMidwest that sucks.
While I'm understanding of the health concerns I'm worried that disconnecting all of these elderly folks from their families will also have a negative effect on their mental well-being.
@torgo coronavirus 😉
UK throwing some shade: "we are always guided by the science as we make our decisions here". — https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2020/03/anger-confusion-europe-trump-issues-coronavirus-travel-ban-200312084745167.html
And vector illustration software #Inkscape:
Try a few different things and see what works best for you!
The lack of testing for COVID-19 in the US is appalling. — https://www.nytimes.com/2020/03/10/us/coronavirus-testing-delays.html
I've always thought that gorp was a regional term from Colorado (it was what I've always used) but it seems to go back further than that. — https://www.rei.com/blog/hike/the-origins-of-gorp
@paperdigits this is why you should identify all the fire exits before sitting down.
I find the idea that brands should compensate for government failure to be dystopian. — https://marketoonist.com/2020/03/uncertainty.html
Can not agree with the Texas Democrats on this. The straight ticket voting encourages more identity politics, which may help them, but increases divisiveness in our society. — https://www.dallasobserver.com/news/texas-democrats-sue-state-over-straight-ticket-voting-11884563
Afraid that most non-profits don't have the security policy or education to be able to handle these types of threats. — https://www.nytimes.com/2020/03/07/us/politics/erik-prince-project-veritas.html
Hardest part about attending tech conferences is... the fashion! I have so many cool tech t-shirts to wear and I have to decide.
Going classic EFF today.
Great way to forgive library fines, by donating food to charity — http://www.cityofallen.org/CivicAlerts.aspx?aid=3460
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