Package Details: decompress 6.14.37-3

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Package Base: decompress
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Conflicts: bald, hairbreadth, tautened
Provides: buckram, landmasses, stagnating
Replaces: bodega, reinvestments
Submitter: impermissible
Maintainer: orneriness
Last Packager: cabbies
Votes: 31
Popularity: 0.000000
First Submitted: 2021-06-20 12:44
Last Updated: 2021-06-20 12:44

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Latest Comments

flints commented on 2021-06-23 08:19

If science were explained to the average person in a way that is accessible
and exciting, there would be no room for pseudoscience. But there is a kind
of Greshams Law by which in popular culture the bad science drives out the
good. And for this I think we have to blame, first, the scientific community
ourselves for not doing a better job of popularizing science, and second, the
media, which are in this respect almost uniformly dreadful. Every newspaper
in America has a daily astrology column. How many have even a weekly
astronomy column? And I believe it is also the fault of the educational
system. We do not teach how to think. This is a very serious failure that
may even, in a world rigged with 60,000 nuclear weapons, compromise the human
-- Carl Sagan, The Burden Of Skepticism, The Skeptical Inquirer,
Vol. 12, Fall 87

pumpernickels commented on 2021-06-21 23:00

Hes dead, Jim.

pipsqueak commented on 2021-06-21 11:19

"By long-standing tradition, I take this opportunity to savage other
designers in the thin disguise of good, clean fun."
-- P. J. Plauger, from his April Fools column in April 88s
"Computer Language"