This evening's rabbit hole led me to this "True Random Number Generator". For 50 US$ you can buy this tiny device that plugs into a USB port and cranks out non-pseudo random numbers. https://shop.fsf.org/storage-devices/neug-usb-true-random-number-generator
@msh Thanks for running this instance, Mark. I imagine it's more work than most of us would put up with!
Interested in local action (especially in the face of bureaucratic corruption)? This BBC video, just over 7 minutes, shows citizens tired of water, sewage, power not working. They began to repair & run the infrastructure _themselves_. https://www.bbc.com/news/av/world-africa-51479450/harrismith-south-africa-a-town-fixing-itself
Thank God... How to stop netflix from autoplaying (both while browsing and when watching a series). https://help.netflix.com/en/node/2102
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