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Sunday October 7th, 2018 evening edition

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Asshole design goes beyond the computer screen.

Some of our best posts have been from non-technical stuff.

Informational videos demonstrating malicious techniques, resources for combating assholedesign, etc. are all completely acceptable.

*Satire is ridicule of asshole design techniques, and should be tagged under the "Satire" flair.

Lampshade Hanging is subversion of asshole design techniques and should be tagged under "Lampshading".

Some users have issued concerns regarding certain bots and their use as a constructive part of Reddit.

This rule will be enforced on a case-by case basis. »

Scott Wilson, Actor in 'The Walking Dead' and 'In Cold Blood,' Dies at 76

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"We are deeply saddened to report that Scott Wilson, the incredible actor who played Hershel on #TheWalkingDead, has passed away at the age of 76," the statement read.

Like Scott in our lives, Hershel was a character whose actions continue to inform our characters’ choices to this day.

"Scott was one of the greats, both as an actor and a man," said Walking Dead executive producer Gale Anne Hurd. »

Man who wanted country 'cleansed of white people' found guilty of hate speech

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The Equality Court has declared Velaphi Khumalo guilty of hate speech after he called on Facebook for the country to be "cleansed" of white people, in the same manner Adolf Hitler targeted Jews.

"The utterances of the respondent are declared to be speech prohibited in terms of Section 10(1) of the Equality Act," ruled Judge Roland Sutherland.

The SAJBD had alleged that the comments incited genocide and propaganda against white people, and the SAHRC asked for a declarator that the first utterances constitute hate speech in terms of the Equality Act. »

Scientists develop a universal vaccine platform that’s cheaper and shelf stable, cutting the cost of vaccine production and storage by 80% without decreasing safety or effectiveness - the vaccine will not expire at warm temperatures and could be stockpiled at room temperature for years.

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Currently, many vaccines have to be manufactured in cell culture or eggs, which is expensive and carries the risk of contaminations.

In tropical and subtropical regions, such cold storage requirements could contribute to more than 80 percent of the vaccine cost.

Because DNA molecules are shelf stable, the vaccine will not expire at warm temperatures and could be stockpiled at room temperature for years. »

Police drone finds girl, 16, who called 999 to report rape

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The 16-year-old called emergency services in the early hours of Saturday to say she was on land somewhere in Boston, Lincolnshire, with her attacker.

The force said the thermal drone was used to find the girl and guide officers to her within minutes.

Lincs Police Drones (@lincsCOPter) High risk missing girl contacts police states she been raped & is still with the offender. »