Power washers & smart hotels; orbital junk; Zuck says screw you, Canada; Amazon’s small supplier purge; ba-Zynga; Google’s shadow work force; robocall bill; Deadwood; GOT BTS; Rim of the World; The Church on the Cure; History of Horror; Cory Doctorow; Ark Encounter rain damage; self-entitled Cha Cha Matcha; functionally extinct; feedback loop.
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