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The Dumb South Sparkle With ‘Diamond Ring’ Efficiency at 2020 Juno Awards

Morgan Coates  The Dead South The Dead South were very much alive and kicking at the 2020 Juno Awards, with the four-piece snaring a trophy and delivering a punchy performance. The folk-bluegrass act’s LP Sugar & Joy won the Juno for traditional roots album of the year, and the audience at home won with the…

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We’re a spectrum of jobs, no longer proper one

A couple of days ago, I wrote about the problem of encountering problems in seemingly randomly-sourced third-party software from the wide world of the Internet. I got a bunch of feedback: mostly good, but some people who seemed rather angry that I brought it up. They apparently like the situation of putting together jigsaw puzzles…

A Assessment of Paul Graham’s Bel, Chris Granger’s Eve, and a Silly VR Rant

Hello Friends, This elf begging to climb onto the web for Christmas began as a personal email, a review of Paul Graham's little Lisp Bel. He sprouted arms, legs, and in gingerstyle ran away. Arms for symbols, legs for conses: these primitives are the mark a Lisp — even more so than the parenthesis. What…

Chernobyl Fungus Eats Nuclear Radiation By capability of Radiosynthesis

The earth’s atmosphere and magnetic field protect humans from harmful radiation. However, it is a known fact that astronauts are exposed to radiation levels that are 20-fold higher than those found on planet earth. NASA recently did an experiment on the International Space Station after realizing that a fungus growing near the Chernobyl site was…

R. Kelly’s ex-manager charged with calling in shooting risk to end “Surviving R.Kelly” premiere

Donnell Russell, R. Kelly's former manager, was charged Friday with making a threatening call to a Manhattan theater to prevent the 2018 premiere of the "Surviving R. Kelly" docuseries. The series details harrowing allegations of sexual abuse against the singer, who is awaiting trial on dozens of state and federal sexual misconduct charges — all…