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Saturday June 12nd, 2021 night edition

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has been against a new form of legislation called INFORM acts, Axios reports.

These acts would force e-commerce sites to verify third-party sellers ' identities and provide contact information to customers. '

identities and provide contact information to customers.

Amazon and others argue the legislation would jeopardize third-party sellers' privacy.

Amazon has lobbied against new laws that would force it to investigate third-party sellers' identities more thoroughly, and share contact details for them with customers, Axios reports.

It still has to pass the House, and Axios notes that amendments that include INFORM legislation are still possible.

The company announced in May that it seized and destroyed over 2 million counterfeit goods over the course of 2020. »

Soldier with swastika tattooed on testicle is jailed 19 months for breaching Austria's Nazi laws

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An Austrian soldier has been jailed for 19 months after getting a swastika tattooed on his testicle.

The soldier, who has not been identified because of Austrian privacy laws, was further accused of posting Nazi photos at a Cold War bunker museum, drinking Hitler-branded wine and posting Nazi propaganda online.

It was only when the investigation of his tattooed testicle started that he realised what 'nonsense' the Nazi glorification was. »

Past stressful experiences do not create resilience to future trauma, new study finds

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In fact, the research suggests the opposite is true: Past stressors sensitize people to future traumas, thereby increasing their chances of developing a mental health disorder.

Unfortunately, despite a high disease burden, mental illness has thus far not achieved commensurate visibility, policy attention or funding.”.

The study was supported by the National Institute of Mental Health (F31MH104000 and 5T32MH017119-30) and FONDEF Chile (D021-1140 and 1110687). »

The Daily Stream: ‘Wayne’s World 2’ is the Rare Comedy Sequel That Matches Wits with the Original

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Several musical acts show little interest, leaving the pair uncertain about their ability to put on a successful show.

Thankfully, in the case of Wayne’s World 2, what we have is not only a hit by the standards of SNL movies, but it’s also one of the best comedy sequels ever made, the rare follow-up that actually matches wits and potentially rivals the original.

But even beyond that, it’s a prime example of how to do a comedy sequel right. »