Kilian Evang (@texttheater)

Bilk, Düsseldorf

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June 21st, 2020

AriannaBisazza Two great articles explaining the complex link between pandemics and the loss of habitat and biodiversity
1) theguardian.com/environment/20…
2) this from 2012 but - sadly - still very timely :-/ nytimes.com/2012/07/15/sun…

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"Doch angesichts einer Corona-Infektion ist jedermann in Personalunion virtuell oder aktuell Gefährder sowie virtuell oder aktuell Gefährdeter, also Störer und Opfer zugleich." twitter.com/winfriedveil/s…

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TheWeirdHistory In 1963 Albert Heineken created a beer bottle that, apart from its cool design, functioned as a brick to build sustainable housing in impoverished countries, the so-called "brick bottle". pic.twitter.com/wiqNjg5pBj

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skyglowberlin There are a lot of skills that are needed to effectively lead a country, but being able to walk without a cane or wheelchair is not one of them.

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GabrielBerlin „Du bist ja auch sehr skeptisch was alles angeht“

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On page 74 of 347 of The Design of Everyday Th, by Donald A. Norman: "apparent discrepan... goodreads.com/user_status/sh…

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habibitus sogar im bundestag versuchen politiker_innen, meine kolumne (bzw. das, was sie hineinfantasieren und dort nicht mal steht) dafür zu instrumentalisieren, das zu verhindern. das ist perfide. das sollten wir nicht zulassen. erinnern wir sie an die polizeigewalt in deutschland

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70% done with Ach, diese Lücke, diese e, by Joachim Meyerhoff: "Das erfüllte mich mit So... goodreads.com/user_status/sh…

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hllizi Ultrahighlands twitter.com/Der_Postillon/…

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skglas Erhalte vom Bürowaren-Lieferanten Werbung "Kalender 2021", dabei weiß ich gar nicht, ob das überhaupt stattfindet?!?

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4 of 5 stars to exit RACISM. rassismuskritisch denken... by Tupoka Ogette goodreads.com/review/show/33…

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63% done with Ach, diese Lücke, diese entsetzliche Lücke, by Joachim Meyerhoff goodreads.com/user_status/sh…

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2plus2make5 Woke up to email from grandma. Followed orders. Piece here: washingtonpost.com/politics/2020/…. Gotta do what your grandma says. Thanks to @leah_pierson, @serinachang5, @scorbettdavies, Pang Wei Koh, @ShengwuLi, @SethS_D, and others for helpful comments. pic.twitter.com/0meroKdYwh

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osazuwa I am pointing out the limits and social implications of deep generative models. I'm not deriding the academic contributions of these authors. Deep gen modeling lit is a bit hypish, showing their limitations helps us understand how they could be made useful arxiv.org/abs/2003.03808

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osazuwa An image of @BarackObama getting upsampled into a white guy is floating around because it illustrates racial bias in . Just in case you think it isn't real, it is, I got the code working locally. Here is me, and here is @AOC. pic.twitter.com/kvL3pwwWe1

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MeanAnimals they don’t like the stringy bits on bananas either!!!! pic.twitter.com/3rSdjIBVyi

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