Tacoma Narrows Bridge (1940)

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tacoma_Narrows_Bridge_(1940)

IRS scam

Sounds very much computer-generated, but I can see that some people may fall for that.


The issue at hand is extremely time sensitive. My name is Officer Liz Smith calling you from the Internal Revenue Services in the hotline to my division is 917-231-1777. I repeat. Once again, 917-231-1777. The reason behind our call is to inform you about the lawsuit, which has been filed under your name. So give us a call back as soon as possible.


The issue at hand is extremely time sensitive. My name is Officer Mark Benson calling you from the Internal Revenue Services, and the hotline to my division is 917-285-1104. I repeat. Once again, 917-285-1104. The reason behind our call is to inform you about the lawsuit, which has been filed under your name. So give us call back as soon as possible.

Form a California LLC

Interesting read.

Form a California LLC in 10 minutes for $70
https://blog.bookandledger.com/topics/business-formation/form-a-california-llc

Neural Network playground

This is a very nice tool to help understand how to set up a neural network. Often times I wonder when to use what features, and how many hidden layers should I use in tensorflow, etc. This website lets us play with these params and visually shows us the output.

http://playground.tensorflow.org/

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Acrylamide

Acrylamide is classified as an extremely hazardous substance in the United States as defined in Section 302 of the U.S. Emergency Planning and Community Right-to-Know Act (42 U.S.C. 11002), and is subject to strict reporting requirements by facilities which produce, store, or use it in significant quantities.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Acrylamide

Priorities

It’s a conscious decision to choose your priorities every day.” — Elisabeth Hasselbeck

If you have more than three priorities, you don’t have any.” — Jim Collins, Good to Great

The difference between successful people and very successful people is that very successful people say no to almost everything.” — Warren Buffett

A lot of people don’t do well simply because they major in minor things.” — Jim Rohn

Foods dogs can and can’t eat

Alcohol – No
Almonds – No
Apples – Yes (No seeds)
Bananas – Yes
Bread – Yes (Plain only, no spices and no raisins)
Caffeine – No
Carrot sticks – Yes
Cashews – Yes
Cheese – Yes
Chocolate – No
Cinnamon – No
Coconut – Yes
Corn – Yes (Not the cod)
Cucumber slices – Yes
Eggs – Yes (Need to be fully cooked)
Fish – Yes (Fully cooked and cooled, No tiny bones)
Garlic – No
Grapes – No
Green beans – Yes
Ham – Yes
Honey – Yes
Ice Cream – No
Macadamia nuts – No
Milk – No (Many dogs are lactose-intolerant)
Onions – No
Oranges – Yes (No seeds)
Pasta – Yes (Plain and cooked)
Peanut butter – Yes
Peanuts – Yes
Popcorn – Yes (Without salt and butter, just plain)
Pork – Yes
Potato – Yes (Plain baked only, no raw potatoes or from the garden)
Quinoa – Yes
Raisins – No
Rice – Yes (Cooked white rice is ok)
Salmon – Yes
Salt – No
Shrimp – Yes (Fully cooked, remove the head, tail, and legs)
Sugar – No (overweight and teeth issues)
Tuna – Yes (For canned tuna, needs to be in water and no spices)
Turkey – Yes (No garlic, no bones)
Watermelon – Yes (No seeds)
Wheat/grains – Yes
Yogurt – Yes
Zucchini slices – Yes

Ref:
http://www.akc.org/expert-advice/nutrition/natural-foods/human-foods-dogs-can-and-cant-eat/
https://pets.webmd.com/dogs/ss/slideshow-foods-your-dog-should-never-eat