October 9th, 2013

Mr. Twister

NSA и кока-кола

В Нью-Йорке идет борьба с незаконным сдаванием квартир через интернет (the city is fighting the Airbnb startup for breaking local laws against operating an illegal hotel out of your home, worried that hustlers are abusing the online service to turn a profit). Прокурор Шнейдерман затребовал базу данных сдавателей.
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Dore: Ogre

В сухом остатке

Что конкретно мы узнали благодаря Сноудену?
1. Что Ал Гор действительно изобрел интернет.
2. Почему это плохо.
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Niko Pirosmani: Cook

Вот правильно

If you are in an airline club, and you have been given a free drink coupon, what you are supposed to do is take the coupon to the counter, get your drink, and use the price you would have paid to tip the server.
Because if you are in an airline club, you can afford that drink, and the server could use some help.
Хорстман, по рекомендации piggymouse.