Non-sequiturs on parade. Do CEO salaries cause poverty? Or is there a separate problem afoot? Photo: Anon/FairUse

The first thing that is wrong is that some people apparently cannot do math. So they blame the rich, or the poor. Let’s examine the veracity of the protester’s sign in the above image, shall we?

  • 1.9 million people work for McDonald’s corporation and the franchises.
  • If the CEO made…

By Andrew Somers

Does human obfuscation equal security?

For decades we’ve been instructed to make our passwords more secure by D0!n97h!n95L!k37h!5 ("doing things like this"), in other words, substituting letters with numbers, symbols, and whatever we can mash with our fist in an effort to create a secure password.

Can you read random symbols and numbers? No? AI can. Photo by Markus Spiske on Unsplash

The motivation is far from trivial…

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Anthropogenic climate change is a thing. Human industrial and transportation activities produce more carbon dioxide and other greenhouse gases than the environment is capable of absorbing, resulting in the global warming effect. If you haven’t heard of this, do a search on that “Google” thingy.

THIS IS A FACT, AND…

This attractive house has Bernie’s name on it. Photo by Don Shin

A Dying Nation Without Health Care

On a Facebook political forum, I was reading the shocking stories of what people still have to go though regarding healthcare — even with good jobs. The financial strife and constant hurdles we face due to our dysfuctional healthcare system has convinced me now more than ever, we have to…

Andrew Somers

Color-Obsessed Researcher, Investigative Journalist & Columnist, Hollywood Actor, Filmmaker, & 3x Emmy® Winner, and Itinerant Technology Evangelist

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