Tuesday, February 19, 2019

How to unblock blocked website

In a few more sentences, Hazlitt puts a finer point on it: “Man is naturally a savage, and emerges from barbarism by slow degrees.”

'We went to Iraq on less evidence': Q&A panel clash over pill-testing debate

Amid a contentious debate on Monday's Q&A, it fell to former Federal Police chief Mick Palmer to own the night in a few simple words.

NSW Labor plans to create state-owned power company

The plan will power nearly every single home in NSW with renewable energy by 2030, slashing carbon emissions in the process, Labor says.

Cash aide admits raids had political links

An aid to Senator Michaelia Cash has told a court that a tip off over a raid on AWU offices has 'obvious political implications'.

This Map Of The Bezos Story Looks Like It Came From An Amazon Original Police Story

Seriously, connecting the dots is a little bit intense. Bezos’ affair and associated selfies, and his post to Medium last week, “has revealed more than just a series of leaked texts and naked selfies. It has also laid bare a tangled web of overlapping relationships and interests across Hollywood, politics, national security and the kingdom of Saudi Arabia.” (And if you were wondering why Amazon has Jack Ryan as an original series, well, read on.) – Los Angeles Times

Don't feel guilty if you don't know what you want to do with your life. The most interesting people I know didn't know at 22 what they wanted to do with their lives. Some of the most interesting 40-year-olds I know still don't." What Makes You Tick

The Feelings of One Age

For a commission of inquiry into SNC-Lavalin and the Prime Minister’s Office MaCleans. Political chaos reigns across the Anglosphere. Australia, Canada, the U.S. and, of course, the U.K.–

 PCWorld: “Some governments, schools, and businesses try to block websites in order to reduce distractions, conserve bandwidth, or censor content. If you want to circumvent such limitations—and you’re willing to assume any attendant risks—you can try to enlist the aid of a VPN, or virtual private network. A VPN creates a secure tunnel between your PC and a server in another location. When you connect to a VPN server, all of your communication travels through that tunnel, so third parties can’t monitor it. In this setup, your online identity—your IP address—becomes anonymized, and you can access blocked websites…”

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How Hip-Hop Choreographer Rennie Harris Makes A Major Piece On The Alvin Ailey Dancers

“I’m a street dance choreographer. I do street dance on street dancers. I’ve never set an hour-long piece on any other company outside my own, and definitely not on a modern dance company.” Nevertheless, Ailey artistic director Robert Battle decided that Harris was the right person to be the company’s first-ever choreographer in residence. – Dance Magazine

Wobbledygook and doublespeak': How 'Gladys' gang' is failing Sydney on planning

What if the political hack was part of an influence campaign?

If hacked information was used against Australia, how would the country react? Thinking about it now could be useful for challenges.