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I seem to have underestimated the depths to which trumpies will sink. I've been banned from FB for a day for "hate speech" - which yes, I assume my post does look like if read, without context. Of course the trumpie can be racist as fuck and get away with it, no ban and the […]

Damn. Now where’s Facebook’s?

Google has a transparency report page up showing how much money was spent on political ads. The biggest spend: Florida, at $1,148,900. Biggest spender: TRUMP MAKE AMERICA GREAT AGAIN COMMITTEE "This section contains information about this advertiser's political ads shown to users from May 31st, 2018 onwards. It is updated weekly." That's only the spending […]

Flame Sniper

Let's say, for the sake of argument, that someone had a laser weapon. If they wanted to, they could shine it though your window, and set anything they wanted to on fire, perhaps your drapes if nothing else. Such a thing mounted to a drone would be bad...

“You need an expensive 3D printer to print this”

If "expensive" means a $400 user-friendly prebuilt 3D printer like the m0n0price MS+, and $3 of plastic, then I am a 1%er. I guess. To be honest, I'm not impressed by the design. It does not print nicely on the bottom underneath where the handle and trigger are, the handle's not as big of deal, […]

The Worst-Kept Secret

Why, what is that I spy at 43 seconds into WATCH_DOGS 2's menu video? :? All the parts are there - even the plastic springs for the trigger mechanism - And it's laying on a homemade Prusa-style printer. Kinda looks like a Lulzbot Mini clone. While I applaud all of the small touches for accuracy […]

The Reality of the Liberator Plastic Pistol

Total cost in plastic: $6-10 each, depending on the plastic you bought Time to print: about 24 hours Things the release of the design changes: zero Like with all weapons, the issue has never been the weapon itself, but who has access to it and why. A 3D-printed handgun has only one sensible use at […]