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Swisscows is a privacy-focused search engine:

"We do not collect any of our visitors’ personal information. None whatsoever. When using Swisscows neither your IP address is recorded nor is the browser you are using (Internet Explorer, Safari, Firefox, Chrome, etc.) collected. No analyses are made, which operating system our users use (Windows, Mac, Linux, etc.); your search are not recorded either. We record absolutely no data from our visitors."

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Edvard Benes, the Czechoslovak liberal politician, observed in 1940 from his London exile: “The middle classes realized that political democracy, carried to its logical conclusion, could lead to social and economic democracy, and therefore began to see in the authoritarian regimes salvation from a social revolution of the working and peasant classes.”

How bright the alder is! I don’t know if the brightness comes from interacting with saltwater or is just from being fresh and wet or perhaps it’s always that way.

Board meeting for Warm Current, a non-profit that hosts free surf camps for native youth in the Pacific Northwest.

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What about a radio show like Car Talk but with computers instead? Two quick witted people that like to laugh and field calls from hapless users.

Sharing the love of the restaurant Yaad Style Jamaican Cuisine, 3532 NE MLK Jr Blvd, Portland, OR 97212. The jerk chicken and plantains are fantastic and the service is great.

@pixelfed Any plans or progress on an iOS app for Pixelfed?

"A mondegreen is a mishearing or misinterpretation of a phrase as a result of near-homophony, in a way that gives it a new meaning. Mondegreens are most often created by a person listening to a poem or a song; the listener, being unable to clearly hear a lyric, substitutes words that sound similar and make some kind of sense."

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