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Someone who didn't fail out of first-year #physics, explain to me if/how the Nyquist sampling theorem would apply to an image (as opposed, say, to music, where its application is more obvious).
@khavermates Everyday the urge grows stronger 😰
In today's edition of "Is this article from Reductress or the Forward?" comes this Pulitzer-worthy piece of investigative journalism /s
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"We respect the rights of individuals to peacefully express their point of view, as long as their activities do not disrupt or jeopardize the safety of the public, our employees, our contractors, and even themselves."
…says the oil company's press release, evoking the stereotype of the "violent Indian", a mere day after sending militarized RCMP tactical units to arrest 14 people in Wet'suwet'en unceded territory, in violation of the UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples.
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Life at Burnside jail has 'only become harder' amid pleas for change, says inmate https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/nova-scotia/burnside-jail-lockdown-court-challenge-protest-conditions-inmate-1.4670863
"Do your part" energy conservation plans, like turning lights off when you leave the room, are great for your energy bill, but their job as part of "lowering carbon footprints" is to deflect from the big corporations that actually use the vast majority of the power.
For example, the average US stand-alone home uses ~11,000 kWh per year.
The VERY MOST EFFICIENT roadside LED billboard uses ~61,000 kWh per year. That number rises to ~323,000 kWh at the top end.
an advantage of labels is that they help people identify themselves, find resources and similar people for mutual support
a disadvantage of labels is that they can come to be elevated over the experience in question. questions like "am i trans?" or "am i gay?" are fundamentally flawed because the real questions should be internal, e.g.
1. what do I really want out of sex, love, gender, etc.?
2. how does my current life reflect these desires?
3. how can i make my current life reflect them more?
Fifth columnist faggot ☭
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