My mind keeps linking these two facts together:
• Only 28% of patients are able to complete the list of their symptoms without being interrupted by their physician. (Cf. Marvel, M K et al. “Soliciting the patient's agenda: have we improved?.” JAMA vol. 281,3 (1999))
• Victor Lustig, the fraudster who “sold” the Eiffel Tower, listed “being a patient listener” as the first commandment of con men.
Let's not be surprised if people who are in distress shun the doctors and turn to quacks.
M1RACLES (CVE-2021-30747) is a covert channel vulnerability in the Apple Silicon “M1” chip:
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Posted this on Reddit to torment a former Homestuck on the Mass Effect subreddit, but I thought it was too funny to not share.
I'm trying out an experiment: a Patreon for me writing Open Source software! Higher tiers include things like:
* telling me what to work on
* hiring me as a programming teacher/mentor
Compile SQLite to Web Assembly and host a DB on a web page for queries.
Donald L. King: gay man, cat dad, PTSD, CSA survivor, autistic, software engineer, and hobbyist science fiction writer.
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