May 17th, 2017


Interesting Links for 17-05-2017

The original Star Wars: Revenge of the Sith ending had Padme founding the Rebel Alliance and almost killing Anakin
(tags: StarWars )
Pirates pirate Pirates of the Caribbean 5 and demand ransom from Disney
(tags: Disney piracy movies copyright )
Man creates single-person Tinder clone, is surprised when they take a legal interest
(tags: relationships dating Technology apps intellectual_property )
Labour looks to replace Council Tax with a Land Value Tax
I'm tentatively in favour. Anyone care to tell me why I shouldn't be?
(tags: tax wealth uk labour )
UK gave Google’s DeepMind access to patient data without legal basis
(tags: data ai google privacy uk )
"My family's slave" (warning: made me cry at the end)
(tags: history slavery USA sad )
EU national parliaments won't get Brexit trade deal veto after new ECJ ruling
(tags: europe uk trade law )
Oh yay, Trump has pissed off Mossad!
(tags: intelligence spying usa israel fail )
There is a new consensus in Germany – Brexit should be clean, and Britain should pay for it
(tags: UK Europe germany )
Two questions about Labour's manifesto
Note: Nationalising the railways shouldn't cost anything, as the proposal is to wait for the franchises to end. However, Royal Mail will cost, as will some of their other nationalisation targets.
(tags: labour welfare politics uk )
Christian Mother Mourns Loss of Son She Abandoned for Being Gay (On His Wedding Day)
(tags: lgbt religion christianity OhForFucksSake )
Tonbridge company apologises to jobseeker for calling her a "home educated oddball"
(tags: business OhForFucksSake jobs )

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