News and other Things I’ve found interesting May 26th 2020

Just another list for Tuesday. Should be a mix of new and old content. Some older news I didn’t get around to when I took a few days off posting daily list.

Virginia governor signs bill decriminalizing marijuana

Virginia is now the 27th state to decriminalize simple cannabis possession

The game that ate the world: 40 facts on Pac-Man’s 40th birthday

40 Years on, PAC-MAN Recreated with AI by NVIDIA Researchers

Item #25 – I worked on the Professor Pac-Man team in 1982-83 Post from @marccanter4real

It’s Fun to Learn from Professor Pac-Man

Professor Pac-Man – Videogame by Bally Midway International Arcade Museum

Professor Pac-Man — StrategyWiki

Professor Pac-Man is a quiz arcade game that was produced by Bally Midway

Professor Pac-Man | Pac-Man Wiki | Fandom

Professor Pac-Man – The Cutting Room Floor

Professor Pac-Man (Game) – Giant Bomb

Arcade Game: Professor Pac-Man (1983 Midway)

Arcade – Professor Pac-Man

Professor Pacman (ARCADE)

The Arcade Flyer Archive

Molly Burke on the Power of Universal Design

Should WordPress Provide an API for Third-Party Editors?

Local Brings Back Support for Apache and Site Cloning

Local Lightning Now in Public Beta with Major Performance Improvements

University of Illinois expecting $167M pandemic impact

U of I approves harassment background checks, prohibits faculty-undergrad relationships

Facebook will permanently shift up to half of its employees to remote work

Goldman Sachs Forecloses on 10,000 Homes for ‘Consumer Relief’

Goldman to Pay Up to $5 Billion to Settle Claims of Faulty Mortgages

Videos show crowds drinking inside Long Island bar despite coronavirus shutdown

Lance Armstrong documentary gets off to quite the start

Driver Tosses Sub-Machine Gun, Smashes Into Pittsburg Apartments: PD

Scientists walk back prediction that US could be coronavirus-free by fall

North Korea state TV curiously scrubs Kim Jong Un emblem

North Korean TV erasing Kim Jong Un’s Supreme Commander emblem

Grimes and Elon Musk change baby’s name to X Æ A-Xii to comply with law

California may not allow Elon Musk and Grimes to name baby X Æ A-12

Michigan man charged with nursing home attack that outraged Trump

Police arrest suspect in North Las Vegas swap meet shooting

Fatal Las Vegas-bound flight too heavy, report says

What Elvis, Michael Jackson and Trump have in common

Trump lashes out at scientists whose findings contradict him

‘The price you pay’: Sweden’s ‘herd immunity’ experiment backfires

What is Herd Immunity and How Can We Achieve It With COVID-19?

Sweden is still nowhere near ‘herd immunity,’ even though it didn’t go into lockdown

Just 7.3% of Stockholm had Covid-19 antibodies by end of April, study shows

Swedish antibody study shows long road to immunity as COVID-19 toll mounts

Trump Plays Golf at His Virginia Club as U.S. Coronavirus Death Toll Nears 100,000

U.S. deaths near 100,000, an incalculable loss

More COVID-19 cases linked to California church services

A deadly ‘checkerboard’: Covid-19′s new surge across rural America

GOP lawmaker kicked out of Illinois legislative session over refusal to wear mask

Fear of COVID Leads Other Patients to Decline Critical Treatment

More than 40% of Republicans think Bill Gates will use COVID-19 vaccine to implant tracking chips, survey says

See how crowds stayed socially distant in popular SF parks on Memorial Day weekend

Iconic SF bakery reopens after owner dies of COVID-19

In Japantown, Yasukochi’s Sweet Stop reopens after one of its owners passes away

Beloved San Francisco Bakery Owner Dies of COVID-19

Downtown Las Vegas goes al fresco with city-run outdoor dining areas

Restaurants in Las Vegas’ tourism corridor delay reopening

Hit hard by pandemic, Miller’s Ale House in Las Vegas permanently closes

Reno-Sparks’ casinos excited to get back to business, albeit a very changed one

Casinos ready to open doors, tourists ready to return to Las Vegas

Las Vegas performers struggle to survive coronavirus shutdown

Siegfried & Roy made millions selling Las Vegas land to builders

‘Twilight Zone’: Casino closings hurt Mississippi county

Abbay & Leatherman Robinsonville Mississippi King of the Delta Blues boyhood home

Back to the Future DeLorean studio reproduction – They are coming back

Sam’s Town Hotel & Casino Tunica Mississippi

Slush Puppie Tunica Mississippi

Boyd Gaming to reopen Kansas casino this weekend

Nevada gaming regulators plan health, safety workshop with casinos

Las Vegas airport ads tout ‘doubling down’ on sanitizing

Caesars Palace, Flamingo to open first in Las Vegas, company says

Man running 100 miles in 24 hours at Las Vegas park for veterans

Nevada launches system to accept gig workers’ weekly claims

Republicans sue Newsom over vote-by-mail order for November election

Crypto Anti-scam Series: Chapter 1 — “Tron Foundation”