April 12th, 2020

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Thanks to RT, I learnt that Louis CK released a comedy special last week (RT’s take, of course, was that it upset many people).
And then I found it, and watched it, and it was so fucking great. Such a cathartic antidote against all this mounting PC nonsense.

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Morten Morland:



Sean Delonas:



This is a bit of a puzzler from Delonas: I don't recognize the faces of the soldiers. Except for possibly Bloomberg in the bottom right:

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I understand that the word zero-day (vulnerability) probably stems from zero-based indexing that is the norm in computer sciences.
What I don’t understand is where the zero in phrases like ground zero or patient zero came from.