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Yet another elk stomps on person in Estes Park — an "unprecedented" three attacks in 8 days

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A third person was charged and stomped on by a cow elk in Estes Park, Colorado last week — an "unprecedented" third attack in eight days.

And while the first two victims were both children — an 8-year-old riding her bike and a 4-year-old playing at a park (both which Boing Boing covered last week) — the third person was an adult who was walking her dog right in the middle of town on Friday. — Read the rest

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bodly
4 days ago
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I think the elks have been talking to the orcas.
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Marjorie Taylor Greene: eclipse a sign God wants America to repent

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Georgia congresswoman Marjorie Taylor Greene wrote today that this morning's unusual East Coast earthquake and next week's total eclipse are among signs sent by God to warn America to repent.

"God is sending America strong signs to tell us to repent. — Read the rest

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bodly
70 days ago
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You first.
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SpaceX has a draconian stock options policy

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Elon Musk is a fascinating character. It's only seven or eight years ago that I thought he was a once-in-a-century visionary. Start a successful car company? It's been nearly 100 years since anyone was able to pull that off. Start a private space company? — Read the rest

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bodly
87 days ago
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umm... you do know that he didn't start either Tesla nor SpaceX, right?
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This is the best ever Wikipedia "[citation needed]"

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Below is the best example of a Wikipedia "[citation needed]" that I've ever seen. It's for the "I've got your nose" entry.

It does seem important to have evidence that "at no point is the child's nose actually removed from the child's face." — Read the rest

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bodly
365 days ago
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As the headline suggests, this was a great [citation needed]. However since then it has been edited dozens of time and the humor removed.
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Rural Americans are importing tiny Japanese pickup trucks

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Article URL: https://www.economist.com/united-states/2023/04/20/rural-americans-are-importing-tiny-japanese-pickup-trucks

Comments URL: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=35645624

Points: 494

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bodly
415 days ago
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I thought about getting one of these when I was looking at UTVs. Very cool little trucks.
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DMack
420 days ago
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"They fill a niche American manufacturers are failing to." You mean vehicles smaller than a Costco?
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bodly
526 days ago
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At what point do you read what you wrote and realize that you are evil?
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