Simply split on "Basic ", base64decode, split on ":", and decode the username.
Citations: Discord Google Play Negative Review
Posting this here because the Discord.com developers gave a canned reply to my negative review, and I can't just leave them with the last word; but Google Play reviews are limited to 500 characters
Sonoma County SO #191115-013
Sheriff's Press Release The protestors' flyer Excellent article (ft. mugshots!) (archive link) Informative thread Good article Facebook post from MIRI employee Facebook post from reunion attendee LessWrong ban Supposedly leaked legal discussion A sympathetic source familiar with the matter tells me that Ziz still hasn't got a lawyer, nearly 1½ years after the arrest date, and that the story behind this fact may be newsworthy
Transcript: Zelenko x Katzin, Apr 30th
Transcribed from youtube.com/v/EyGHiFlF98g Rabbi Aryeh Katzin: So we have an honor to have with us Dr. Zelenko and I would like to ask [the] Dr, please update us on your fight against COVID-19 and the latest experiences. Dr. Vladimir Zelenko: Yeah, thank you again for having me and for the opportunity [to] share my experience [with] the public. So, in my community, the infection rates have dropped significantly, thank …
[DRAFT] Alabama stop-and-identify laws
A [cop], acting within their [jurisdiction,] may stop any person abroad in a public place [with "reasonable suspicion" of a current/recent/upcoming crime,] and may demand of him his name, address and an explanation of his actions. –Alabama Code § 15-5-30
WordPress plugin woes
It seems that even a honeymoon period with WordPress was only ever a pipe dream. This post is partly venting, partly “field survival guide” for anyone else trying to start up a blog and having to deal with all this nonsense. Every one of the pile of plugins I have installed are to fix WordPress’ deficiencies. It’s not a matter of enhancement, it’s a matter of treading water because, despite everything, …
Unlocking Sempron 140 on GA-MA785GM-US2H_1.0
After updating the firmware on a Gigabyte GA-MA785GM-US2H_1.0 motherboard, I was able to unlock the second core on its Sempron 140 CPU, metamorphosizing it into the fictional “Athlon II X2 4400e” CPU.
Conspiracy Theory: "FunVax"
Regarding the claims that Bill Gates presented to the Department of Defense concerning a vaccine to inhibit expression of the "god gene" VMAT2 (vesicular monoamine transporter 2) for the purpose of reducing terrorism
Dropbox drops symlink-syncing
Some horrible news. But there is a new (nearly-serviceable) solution: swap the "real" folder with the symlink. (Works on Windows, Linux, and OSX!) Here's the PowerShell syntax.
Catan House Rule suggestions
Perhaps you didn't realize just how many house rules you were already using…