A gold trader and noted cryptocurrency critic took to Twitter to complain he “just lost all the #bitcoin I have ever owned” after his wallet ‘forgot’ the password, drawing derision and cries of ‘OK, Boomer’ on social media.

Something for crypto fans to ponder. This sort of thing will happen more and more. BTC is a finite resource and an unknown but known to be increasing amount of it will be lost this way. No existing monetary theory exists to predict how this will impact the crypto economy because it is such a new phenomenon, Cash lost to fire and such happens but is such a small part of the money supply it is generally ignored. Gold is rarely lost, even if it is melted in a fire it is valuable enough it is typically recovered and reminted.

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Maybe the guy had a point? Maybe registered Democrats should be barred the keeping and bearing of arms? They ain't Americans so the Constitution should not be a problem here.

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Some legal scholars have suggested she could consider refusing to transmit articles of impeachment to the Senate.

So much salt in that article. They know they are screwing themselves and can't find a way to make the pain stop.

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The government is to examine whether failure to buy an annual TV licence should remain an offence.

If they want to remain a pay tv service they should be required to what every other else does, scramble their signal and rent a decoder. Then they would learn how many people would actually pay for their lies.

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A group of fishermen in Canada rescued a bald eagle from the grip of a large octopus that had dragged the bird under water and was trying to drown it, a report said.

Bald Eagles are cool and all, but not sure I'd have meddled. Octopus gotta eat too, circle of life gotta turn.

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Somebody made him an offer he didn't refuse. An offer that included a non-disclosure agreement. But he still wanted to quietly let people know he was not behind the shift in editorial voice we have all noticed. So he almost did a warrant canary deal, if it isn't his site the bio can't keep SAYING it is.

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Twitter rolled out an extensive revision to the site's 'sensitive media policy' that users fear will result in Twitter banning sex workers and NSFW artists.

Good. The faster and harder twitter swings the banhammer the better.

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An Instagram influencer from Australia is encouraging women to post pictures of themselves that reflect what they really look like, rather than the picture-perfect images society expects.

If everyone is beautiful, regardless of whether they put in any effort to maintain themselves, then the word is basically a nullity. Right? If everyone is special, then nobody is special.

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Lowndes County Sheriff John Williams died at around 8:15pm on Saturday while responding to a call at a gas station in Hayneville. The suspect, William Chase Johnson, surrendered (right).

Oh crap, the media has a Unicorn to run with. We will be hearing this story for weeks, we will have to endure another "national conversation on race" and another attempt at gun banning. Feh.

Not saying that Sheriff shouldn't have made it home another night, always a bad thing when a loser pops an officer trying to do their job. Just annoyed that the media will be standing on this poor guy's grave and grandstanding for weeks.

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A new study found 23% of respondents would likely drop their Netflix subscriptions if the service added advertising without lowering prices.

Netflix management will read this as at least 77% of subscribers would accept ads and many of the ones who say they would cancel won't because they are addicted. So they will start by putting ads in back catalog programming and work up to a preroll ad on a flagship show, etc. People accept commercials on feature films they pay more for a single ticket than a month's Netflix sub. They will bleat and in the end accept the ads.

Just like they are gonna eat the bug.

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