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It really is funny that the AI systems are so bad at drawing hands, but who can possibly look at how far they've come over the past 18 months and not see that this limitation is going to be gone soon?
A good take. Something you should ask yourself as someone who reads and complains about articles is “what do I do with my personal media consumption habits that financially incentivizes managers to tell their reporters to do slower, more careful research?”
Cartoonish claims of bias annoy journalists, who readily dismiss them. But UK report on BBC economics coverage suggests a real, but different, problem, @jbenton: Journalists don't fully understand the issues, so their reporting is often shallow and lazy. https://t.co/8aDBHHzbUT
Jane Singer @JaneBSinger
Cars are amomg the most anti social devices we have. Ordinary people turn into homicidal maniacs.
The victims suffered varying degrees of injury, and least two people were seriously injured and had to be taken to the hospital. At this time it appears that at least two different vehicles were used in these attacks, which occurred several hours apart in different locations....
East Bay Bike Party @ebbikeparty
Love to see this! But we need regulatory parity with fossil fuel drilling for geothermal projects. slowboring.com/p/we-need-perm… https://t.co/509r7O5CRK
These pilot demonstrations are going to help us realize the enormous potential of geothermal — the heat beneath our feet — and will make it possible to deliver clean, renewable energy to millions of Americans. https://t.co/0yxhMHA3Pr
Secretary Jennifer Granholm @SecGranholm
US rail is basically gripped in a state of permenant disrepair by substandard anachronistic private companies that shouldve been nationalized and modernized decades ago.
My annual presentation: trends in decarbonization. The long view; trends and transience; net zero as evolution and revolution. Everything from surface humidity to Nordic heat pump sales to hydrocarbon gravimetric density to hyperobjects. nathanielbullard.com/presentations
Scooter club is damning enough on its own even before you bring Nazis into it.
Rishi Sunak’s new deputy Tory chairman faces mounting questions over his links to alleged Nazi-supporting members of a scooter club. https://t.co/FxU3AFnAPt
Mirror Politics @MirrorPolitics
“Farmer Wants a Wife” is part of a trend where actual new shows increasingly sound like 30 Rock bits.