Disney+ appears to censor episode of The Simpsons in Hong Kong referencing Tiananmen Massacre


[–]wintersdark 34 points35 points36 points 3 days ago (0 children)That’s true for sure. But the cost of environmental controls is often dramatically understated. It’s very expensive and much less efficient to manufacture cleanly. I’m been working in manufacturing for some thirty years now, usually responsible for finding ways to…

Canada releases 50 million pounds from maple syrup reserve amid global shortage


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Covid: New heavily mutated variant B.1.1.529 in South Africa raises concern


[–]AngrybutSmart 538 points539 points540 points 4 days ago (68 children)Lock down South Africa now and ban all arrivals from this region! Stop playing games! permalinkembedsavereportgive awardreply[–]jderm1 324 points325 points326 points 4 days ago (22 children)The UK already has, which is highly unusual given how slow the gov has been to…