Downvoted. So the staff at your old work were left hamstrung for a few days while you "tired" to remember. Just to satisfy a grudge. Childish and unprofessional.
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University duo thought it would be cool to sneak bad code into Linux as an experiment. Of course, it absolutely backfired
From Maidenhead to Morocco: In a change to the scheduled programming, we bring you The On Call of Dreams
Behold, the Ultimately Large Telescope: A revived proposal for a 100-metre liquid-mirror star scanner on the Moon
IBM ordered to pay £22k to whistleblower and told by judges: Teach your managers what discrimination means
I've seen things you people wouldn't believe. Winking red supergiants sneezing hot gas 650 light years away
Wrap it before you tap it? No, say Linux developers: 'GPL condom' for Nvidia driver is laughed out of the kernel
Suspected armed robber’s privacy was not infringed by cops’ specific cellphone tower data slurp, US judge rules
Australian PM says nation under serious state-run 'cyber attack' – Microsoft, Citrix, Telerik UI bugs 'exploited'
A pedant writes...
"the hoi polloi"
Can't believe I'm responding to a post from amfM 1. First (and likely last) time ever. <pedant>"Hoi" in this context means much the same as "the" in English so "the hoi polloi" is tautological</pedant>.
Somebody buy me a beer whilst I drown my sorrows with a well-overdue dose of Aristophanes. (If you buggers won't, I'll have to schlepp it to ScotMid and get some myself :-) )
NASA scientists mull sending a spacecraft on a 13-year mission to visit Neptune's 'bizarre' moon, Triton
Saturn's largest satellite, Titan, is drifting away from its planet 100 times faster than previously thought
Former Labour deputy leader Harriet Harman calls on UK govt to legally protect data from contact-tracing apps
Why should the UK pensions watchdog be able to spy on your internet activities? Same reason as the Environment Agency and many more
Academics: We hate to ask, but could governments kindly refrain from building giant data-slurping, contact-tracing coronavirus monsters?
Huawei to the danger zone: Now Uncle Sam slaps it with 16 charges of racketeering, fraud, money laundering, theft of robot arm and source code
H0LiCOW: Cosmoboffins still have no idea why universe seems to be expanding more rapidly than expected
She has a sister
And she appears to have been accompanied by her married sister, Mrs. Fanny Grammar-Logic. "...between July and August" is (to my pedantic mind, at least) a slightly unhappy use of "between" and indicates a time interval of exactly zero seconds. Perhaps "...in July and August" instead?
Forgive me: it's been a shit of a day and I'm on my second dram.