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Distributed systems geek by day, Apple geek by night (and day)

To follow the Buddhist path to enlightenment there is no need to change our external lifestyle. We do not need to abandon our family, friends, or enjoyments, and retire to a mountain cave. All we need to do is change the object of our cherishing.

—Geshe Kelsang Gyatso - “Eight Steps to Happiness” (via dancingdakini)

NSA considers anyone who researches Tor or Tails to be a target for ongoing suspicion



America’s National Security Agency gathers unfathomable mountains of Internet communications from fiber optic taps and other means, but it says it only retains and searches the communications of “targeted” individuals who’ve done something suspicious. Guess what? If you read Boing Boing, you’ve been targeted. Cory Doctorow digs into Xkeyscore and the NSA’s deep packet inspection rules.

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This is one of the biggest NSA stories yet. Please reblog!

(via emergentfutures)








god bless america

I hope this the last remaining photos of our presidents

Is no one going to talk about Ronald McDonald fighting in Clinton’s background.

I’m not even american and I will reblog these anyday.

is Teddy Roosevelt shooting Bigfoot?

That one is historically accurate, actually.

This is the only photoset that matters tbh

(Source: 8bitmonkey, via msveronicahhh)