Everyone … go try the Impossible Burger 2.0 and be amazed!

food makes me smile. 9-grain bread piled with avocado, sunflower seeds, sliced pickles, mushrooms, grated carrots, red bell pepper, onions, tomato, clover sprouts, & lettuce.

Facebook pays teens to install VPN that spies on them social.techcrunch.com/2019/01/

Facebook being sleazy again is par the course, but ad tech and data monetization is at the root. Hearing some folks say they like "personalized" ads makes me wonder if they really understand the cost it comes at.

The Upside was just the type of movie that I needed. Walked in not knowing anything about the story and was pleasantly uplifted. Good company and now some Sudoku time.

having to see another pet go brings new sads to the day

the memories live on

maybe it's just the nature of life that as we get stronger, multiple rocks get thrown our way to test the foundations we stand on

Saw this on HackerNews. While Facebook spins the story about integrating and making all of their messaging apps ((Messenger, WhatsApp, Instagram) end-to-end encrypted, the real likely goal is below.

Now Facebook will monetize meta connections (connections that will increase since WhatsApp people will be able to message Instagram and Messenger people). WhatsApp usernames will likely be tied to Facebook Profiles. Look for new ad tracking & monetization.

The biggest most treasured gift I received today, was being called kind. It seems too much though.

Being kind is just the way it should be. Doesn't have to cost a dime; just a little thought.

"To come to the end of a time of anxiety and fear! To feel the cloud that hung over us lift and disperse—the cloud that dulled the heart and made happiness no more than a memory! This at least is one joy that must have been known by almost every living creature."

from "Watership Down: A Novel (Puffin Books Book 1)" by Richard Adams read.amazon.com/kp/kshare?amaz

Carl's Jr. Beyond Burger hit the spot like a dying man's last meal.

The world’s nine biggest chains – also including Burger King, Pizza Hut, Starbucks and Subway – have, following the investigation, been rated “poor” or “failing” on chicken welfare, and accused of putting birds through “chronic pain” in “brutal” industrial-scale systems hidden from the consumer.


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