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cross-posted from: > >Even as inflation continues to cool into the second half of 2024, many Americans say they're still struggling to make ends meet. > > >Roughly one-third of U.S. workers say they're living paycheck to paycheck and have nearly no money for savings after paying their monthly bills, according to a survey from personal finance website Bankrate.

Canadian judge rules the thumbs up emoji counts as a contract agreement
cross-posted from: > cross-posted from: > > > A Canadian judge has ruled that the popular “thumbs-up” emoji not only can be used as a contract agreement, but is just as valid as an actual signature. The Saskatchewan-based judge made the ruling on the grounds that the courts must adapt to the “new reality” of how people communicate, as originally reported by The Guardian.

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"It's not illegal, but we're gonna detain a teenager and treat him like a security threat, anyway." - AA (probably)

The NEW American Dream: GETTING OUT!
Great video with good info

[Variety] ‘Titanic Sub: Lost at Sea’ Documentary to Air on Channel 5, Set to Explore Wider Context About Voyage and Extreme Tourism
Their deaths weren't even confirmed, and they had already ordered a documentary about the events....

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