No, Rolls-Royce didn’t announce thousands of job cuts today. But Rolls-Royce did. by AutoNewsblaster in technology

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Interesting, to be sure, but it was 10 paragraphs to clear up something that could have been covered in 2.

Chart of Media Biases by magnora7 in pics

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Did this chart happen to be made by the Associated Press?

Want to Listen to Police Scanners? Cops Say No More by intifan in politics

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Because a reduction in government transparency is always a good thing. /s

The Most Important Inventor You've Never Heard Of by intifan in science

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A fascinating micro-biography of Stanford Ovshinsky.

State of the Website: SaidIt.net 5/16/2018 - New updates by magnora7 in SaidIt

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That would be great, because that's one feature about reddit that I can appreciate is having reddit.com directly go to my subscribed subs. Having that here, and still having the home IRC channel there would be great, because that's what's currently missing by doing a little workaround.

See who voted for and against the balanced budget bill put before the US Senate today. by intifan in politics

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When push comes to shove, Dems are actually hawks who try and "coo" all day to make you think they're doves.

How did you discover SaidIt? by zoe in AskSaidIt

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r/redesign thread where people were asking after reddit alternatives.

Coral Castle - Ed's magnetic flywheel by [deleted] in conspiracy

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Can someone ELI5 what this is supposed to be, beyond a rudimentary sort of coil generator?

The 30 SciFi Stories Everyone Should Read by muad_dib in ScienceFiction

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Definitely going to have to add a few of these to my "to read" list.

UFOs? More like USFOs Here is a list of US patents, and their inventors.. We are in an age of suppressed technology and lies. by [deleted] in conspiracy

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Do you have the source for this image? It looks like an interesting read.

Saidit, what's your favorite fun fact? by Hellojoshua in AskSaidIt

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Call me the devil on your shoulder, there are slow motion videos of such things. Yes, because they're that fast.

Saidit, what's your favorite fun fact? by Hellojoshua in AskSaidIt

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Everybody knows it, but it's still my favorite: duck penises are shaped like corkscrews.

State of the Website: SaidIt.net 5/16/2018 - New updates by magnora7 in SaidIt

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I've been looking around and haven't been able to find the answer for myself: is there any way to make the home page default to only the subs that we've subscribed to?

ninja edit: I love seeing all the weekly progress going on here, keep up the great work!

The weird advantage Jeff Bezos' Blue Origin says it has on SpaceX by magnora7 in technology

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That'll be cool, if they can do it.

Russia uses armed ROBOT during gun battle that left 11 jihadists dead by magnora7 in technology

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Well that's more than a little terrifying.

Donald Glover Can’t Save You – A long read, but a great one by intifan in whatever

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I have the same question, because I don't see one in the article, and he's shirtless in the video.

This Device Was Used to Resuscitate Canaries in Coal Mines – from til by intifan in whatever

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I thought this was at least a mildly interesting read, and interesting context to the well known phrase, "canary in a coal mine."

Donald Glover Can’t Save You – A long read, but a great one by intifan in whatever

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Ah, thank you for the link.

State of the Website: Saidit.net 5/7/2018 - New minor updates by magnora7 in SaidIt

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You can really tell the care with which you're working on this site. For something only a few months old, it's really taking shape nicely.

The new shade of gray in the background definitely makes it easier on the eyes. I just joined earlier today, and a slightly lower contrast day mode was actually a change I was going to suggest when lo and behold... this post!