The Daily Populous

Sunday March 17th, 2019 day edition

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Musicians from all over the world have shown their support of Will Connolly, the 17-year-old Victorian teenager known as Egg Boy.

While speaking as part of a press conference in Victoria on Saturday, Anning received his comeuppance when 17-year-old Will Connolly attacked him with a raw egg.

Egg Boy, you have free entry to any Hoods show for life should you wish.

Holy shit, he full smacks him with a lefty and egg boy just cops it and keeps filming.

Hell, he can be our official photographer too… Love you egg boy! — Violent Soho (@violentsoho) March 16, 2019.

Egg boy has free entry to every @JebediahHQ and @BobEvansMusic gig for life if he so chooses #eggboy — Bob Evans (@BobEvansMusic) March 16, 2019.

Someone put us in touch with #eggboy because we want to give him free tickets for life 🙏 — Rolling Loud (@RollingLoud) March 16, 2019. »

Washington Senate passes bill that would keep Trump off 2020 ballot unless he releases tax returns

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Washington's state Senate passed a bill this week that would drop President Trump Donald John TrumpBiden on potential candidacy: 'I have the most progressive record' Left-wing Dems in minority with new approach to spending Washington Senate passes bill that would keep Trump off 2020 ballot unless he releases tax returns MORE from the state's 2020 presidential ballot until he releases his tax returns.

Democrats who supported the bill said the provision was necessary to force a return to norms surrounding the release of presidential candidates' tax returns.

A similar bill recently advanced in New Jersey's state Senate and is currently sitting in the state's General Assembly. »

The WhatsApp Cofounder Who Sold To Facebook For $19 Billion Tells Students To Delete Facebook

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WhatsApp cofounder Brian Acton defended his decision to sell his company to Facebook for $19 billion and encouraged students to delete their accounts from the social network in a rare public appearance at Stanford University on Wednesday.

“I sold my users’ privacy to a larger benefit,” Acton told Forbes in September, detailing the conflicts that eventually led to his departure.

The WhatsApp cofounder called Facebook “a bit of a monoculture,” where he was the outlier. »

New Zealand pulls Murdoch’s Sky News Australia off the air over mosque massacre coverage

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Rupert Murdoch’s 24-hour Sky News Australia has been pulled off the air by independently-owned Sky New Zealand.

“Police are aware there is extremely distressing footage relating to the incident in Christchurch circulating online,” the New Zealand police said in a statement.

On Saturday, the New Zealand broadcaster announced the decision to pull the channel off the air. »

Our oceans broke heat records in 2018 and the consequences are catastrophic

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Oceans absorb more than 90% of the heat that results from greenhouse gases, so if you want to measure global warming you really have to measure ocean warming.

The numbers are huge: in 2018 the extra ocean heat compared to a 1981-2010 baseline amounted to 196,700,000,000,000,000,000,000 joules.

Approximately a third of the rise in ocean waters is a result of the heat absorbed by the oceans. »