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Is it possible to directly uploaded controlled imagery into a person's conscience?

Is it possible to directly uploaded controlled imagery into a person's conscience?


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I was wondering, is it possible to use electrical charges and/or EM waves to induce imagery directly into a person's mind?

I got this idea because since almost everybody dreams, and dreams are images created by the brain, i wondered if it was possible for an outside source to forcibly make someone see a different image without harming them.


In principle there's no reason why we shouldn't be able to do so. In practice, we do not seem to be anywhere near able to do so.

We are barely able to decode natural images from fMRI information, and before you can hope to induce imagery you should usually first be able to decode it.


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Actually an app downloaded from windows store is linked directly to a publisher name in Case you try changing it you will get an error. In case you are dveloping it will take Default machine Name .. I have some thing like CN=Anobikd . But incase uploaded to the store the app must always corrospond to a particular publisher. Here's a Blog you can go through it.

Metro Style store app blog Heres some lines from the blog. Publisher must be the name of the root certificate that you will generate later. If these do not correspond, you will not be able to sign the app. Choose something sensible for the moment, such as “CN=my.domain.com”.

Thats one of the reason why you get a digitally corrupt signature or not digitally signed error.


Do take a look at these blog posts for uploading files directly from browser to blob storage:

The 2nd post (written by me) makes use of HTML 5 File API and thus would not work in all browsers.

The basic idea is to create a Shared Access Signature (SAS) for a blob container. The SAS should have Write permission. Since Windows Azure Blob Storage does not support CORS yet (which is supported by both Amazon S3 and Google), you would need to host the HTML page in the blob storage where you want your users to upload the file. Then you can use jQuery's Ajax functionality.

EDIT November 2019

You can now refer to the official documentation:

Initial answer

(Everything from this post comes from the original article above)

  • The JavaScript Client Library for Azure Storage enables many web development scenarios using storage services like Blob, Table, Queue, and File, and is compatible with modern browsers
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We highly recommend use of SAS tokens to authenticate with Azure Storage since the JavaScript Client Library will expose the authentication token to the user in the browser. A SAS token with limited scope and time is highly recommended. In an ideal web application it is expected that the backend application will authenticate users when they log on, and will then provide a SAS token to the client for authorizing access to the Storage account. This removes the need to authenticate using an account key. Check out the Azure Function sample in our Github repository that generates a SAS token upon an HTTP POST request.

Insert the following script tags in your HTML code. Make sure the JavaScript files located in the same folder.

Let’s now add a few items to the page to initiate the transfer. Add the following tags inside the BODY tag. Notice that the button calls uploadBlobFromText method when clicked. We will define this method in the next step.

So far, we have included the client library and added the HTML code to show the user a text input and a button to initiate the transfer. When the user clicks on the upload button, uploadBlobFromText will be called. Let’s define that now:


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Joachim is probably on the right track. In support of his suggestion:

The concept of four temperaments and humours is an ancient and alternative approach to personality theory by Hippocrates. He proposed an imbalance of bodily fluids (ie black bile, yellow bile, phlegm, blood) results in extreme temperaments.

The usage would thus be metaphor (though Hippocrates would have seen it as metonymy).

It is possible, however, that 'unbalanced judgements' (ie not properly thought out and weighted) could have informed the usage:

unbalanced (adj.)

1640s, from un- (1) "not" + past participle of balance (v.). Earliest use is in reference to the mind, judgment, etc.

'Maladjusted' though refers to a person's adaptiveness to their social environment.

Following up on Edwin Ashworth's very useful wiki answer, I note that Early English Books Online finds five instances of unballanced from the 1640s (the earliest decade of occurrence cited by Etymology Online), but also three from the 1630s. Because the context of the earliest uses is of particular interest in this case, I reproduce all eight instances below. (The earliest EEBO match for unbalanced spelled with just one l is from 1652.)

But was it possible that either the collapsed Angels, or man by their suggestion, should attempt or desire to bee equall with God, or to bee Gods Almighty? To bee in all points coequall with God, was perhaps more than Lucifer himselfe did desire: yet that even our first Parents desired to bee in some sort or other equall with God, is probable from the Apostles character of the Sonne of God [Hee being, saith hee, in the forme of God, thought it no robbery to bee equall with God.] This to my understanding implies, that the robbery or sacriledge committed by our first Parents for which the Sonne of God did humble and ingage himselfe to make satisfaction, was their proud or haughty attempt to be equal with God, at lest in knowledge of good and evill. And yet, as was said before, the collapsed Angels had doubtlesse sinned more presumptuously, before they tempted our first Parents to the like sinne. Neither man nor Angel could have affected equality in any one attribute with their Creator, much lesse in all or most, so they had made his glory, power, or majesty, the chiefe or principall object of their first contemplations. But how farre the previal sinne of omitting this duty, might let loose their strong and swift imaginations unballanced with experience, or what entrance it might work for that desperate and positive sinne of Ambition, or seeking to bee equall or like to God for power and wisdome God, and they onely know, if haply they now know, or perfectly remember the maner of their first transgressions. Many things, many learned and wise men doe, and attempt more, through incogitancy, want of consideration (or ad pauca respicientes) which by men of meaner parts would bee suspected for a spice of madnesse, if they had taken them into serious consideration before.

This first instance corroborates Etymology Online's contention that "Earliest use is in reference to the mind, judgment, etc." Not so the second occurrence, however.

Wee enjoy and command our selves for impatience puts a man out, and makes to be beside himselfe. By faith wee possesse Christ, by love wee possesse our neighbor, yea our enemie, and by patience wee possesse our selves. He hath but a weak hold of Christ, or of his neighbor, that hath no hold, or command of himselfe. An impatient person is as one out of the way, or as a bone dislocated, and out of joynt. What stabilitie can be, where Patience sits not at the stern to direct and govern? A ship that rides at sea well ballanced, is steddy, and so proves comfortable unto the Passengers that bee abord her: whereas an unballanced vessell reels (like a drunken man) and tumbles too and fro with every little gale, and blast of wind, and so make those weary, if not sick, that be in her.

Here the illustrative comparison to an unstable mind is "an unbalanced vessell"—that is, a ship that has been poorly loaded and is therefore at greater than usual danger of violently pitching or even capsizing in adverse conditions. This would seem to contradict Etymology Online's assertion, "Of material things, it [unbalanced] is recorded from 1732."

And secondly, if they would follow learned Hookers counsell, a worthy instrument in our Church, who wished that men would more give themselves to meditate with silence [what] wee have by the Sacrament, and lesse to dispute of the [manner] (how,) at least considering that successe which Truth hath hitherto had by so bitter conflicts with errour in this point: Thus if we could be perswaded, oh what honey might we sucke as a Samson from his Lyon, from this blessed Sacrament, for our peace and comfort, which now those bitter waters of Meribah, and strife, running downe so violently in a floud, doe, in a sort, wash off from many a seduced and unballanced soule! But woe, and alas! how may our mother the Church, well typed in the Arke of Noah, (she is so tossed on the working billowes of windy, yet boysterous spirits) speake out with Rebekkah, when shee felt her Twinnes to struggle together within her, If it bee so, that I have conceived,Why am I thus? what meanes this strange, and this unnaturall elbowing, and shouldring, and justling together in the same womb betweene Brethren?

This example is interesting because, although Sclater speaks specifically of an "unballanced soule," he describes such souls as being swept away in a flood, and then he turns his attention to Noah's Ark as a symbol for "our mother the Church," which alone preserves souls from destruction.

Nourish humility and simplicity of spirit (next to faith) above all: Inure thy selfe to deny much for God, that so he may grow dearer to thee, and thou to him: Spend not, nor waste thy zeale needlessely and rashly upon objects of lesser weight, but reserve thy selfe, till a better warrant, and call, a stronger, and more weighty object to pull thee forth: lest thou faile in the hottest of the attempt, as those mostly doe, whose zeale is unballanced. Be not wedded to thy selfe: for the spirit of grace doth not so well befit him, who abounds in his owne sense. Moses was a man who in his own matters was very meek and calm: and therfore his zeale in breaking the Tables, and indignation against that Idolatry, became him the better.

Here "unbalanced zeal" seems to amount to immoderate religious enthusiasm.

This question is so fully, and largely discussed, and the thing proved to be lawfull both in case of Law, and Conscience, by Mr. Prin in his third part, and by diverse of our Di∣vines in their Answers to Dr. Ferne, that I shall referre the Reader to seeke for satisfaction there, where it may be had abundantly, if they come with unballanced Judgements and shut not their eyes against that light which shineth therein.

. he is an Hermaphrodite, begotten betwixt Hawk and Buzzard, puts his sickle into every mans harvest, will be medling, what soever comes of it, albeit most times in the conclusion, he finds little thanks for his labour makes work to have work, and rather than stand out, will spin his tow into a mighty length, make much ado about nothing, that he may be seen to have imployent, when God knowes those into whose society and businesse he thrusts himself, had rather have his roome than his Company, for this Swan though he hath milkie feathers, yet hath he a black Carcase: with Athalia you shall have him crying treason, treason, when himself is the greatest Traytor and like a mad dog, you shall finde him as angry barking at the Moon which he cannot reach (at him thats above him) and doth but crosse his humour) as at that man whom he gets presently by the shins, and cannot withstand his fury, like the Raven you shall have him no longer to stay in the Ark, then he hath need of Noah, for his own ends [h]e will shake each man by the hand, and like wax will be pliable to every Print, the sparrows feather serves him as well as the Swans, without check he passeth over his own faults, but doth laugh at all others sinnes, and like a child seeing his visage in a glasse thinks it another babye like thunder, when he makes the greatest clap, he lets all but a little stone, his discourse commonly ends in a lye: like a light vessell thats unballanced, he rises and fals with every wave, oderunt, quos metuit, first he hurts, and then he hates, and ever after he lookes upon them as guilty of that shame and sadnesse, which in the sin he hath contracted, and thus makes hatred an Apologie for wrong, and out of the narrownesse, incapacity, and Antipathy of his owne minde he fals to an under-valuing of persons, even to their non entity and existence, as things utterly unusefull, because he sees not what use himselfe can have of them, herein discovering as much absurdity in so peremptory a dislike as a blind man should do in wishing the sun put out, not considering that he himself receiveth benefit at the second hand from that very light, the beauty whereof he hath no acquaintance withall he will insult over a mans sufferings, and where he finds a Cowardly and faint resistance, will domineer like a pig in Pease-straw, and as a resty jade will then shew his tricks, when he findes his rider fearefull to put spurs to his sides .

In this astonishing, breathless rant (in which a single sentence goes on for pages), Alexander applies the same metaphor of an unbalanced vessel that Harsnett did to apassionate and inconstant person who "rises and fals with every wave."

The seventh-earliest match likewise seems to apply unballanced to a material thing—although not to anything maritime related. From a 1645 translation of "Pliny's Panegyricke: a Speech in Senate: Wherein Publike Thankes Are Presented to the Emperour Traian":

To breed up their children the rich are encouraged by great rewards and equall punishments, but the poore to take care for theirs have onely one reason, a good Prince. Now children borne for his service, unlesse with a munificent hand he cherish, feed, and embrace them, he hastens the sun-set of the Empire, the sun-set of the State in vain a Prince neglecting the Communalty, like a head to a defective body, maintaines a bulke staggering with an unballanced weight.

7. That Captain Rich, did contract with the State to keep two able Barques for their service only, but did keep but one for fourteen months together, yet hath received his whole stipend for two, and that one Barque did make but one Voyage in the States service from the 30. of September 1648. to the eight of April 1649. And whereas the said Barques should at all times be in readinesse for the States service, and at no time unballanced, or laden and cumbred with Merchants goods, and yet whither he had one or two, they were alwayes unballasted of purpose to take in Merchants goods or Coales for his own best advantage.

To the seventh charge this Defendant saith, That he ever kept two sufficient Barques for the use of the State, save only in that time that both his said Barques were carryed away as aforesaid and then he pro∣vided two Barques for the said Service withall the expedition he could, but denyeth that the same were unballanced at any time when there was occasion to use them for the States service, and as to that part of the charge concerning taking in of Goods aboard, this Defendant humbly offereth and saith, that although it bring in no profit to the Owner, yet it was never denyed the Servant, that whilst the Barques did attend, and before the Packet came to hand the men might take in some Truncks or Goods, which perhaps might produce for their advantage, and incouragement, sometimes ten shillings, or more or lesser as occasion offered .

Thus, in the eight instances of "unballanced" that an EEBO search turns up, three instances that explicitly focus on unbalanced boats, and a fourth refers figuratively to "unballanced soules" that are subject to drowning and to the church as an Ark of safety. These examples certainly don't prove that unbalanced arose first in the context of cargo loads aboard ships, but they do offer fairly strong evidence that unbalanced loads on vessels were an early area of usage of the term unballanced.

Finally, I want to point out the following outlier occurrence of the word imballanced, which appears in Gervase Markham, The English Arcadia Alluding His Beginning from Sir Philip Sydneys Ending (1607):

The other in the Gallioon with no lesse but rather a more inauspitious hād of death ouer his incoūterers, by how much more neer he grew vnto the iudgemēts of the beholders, augmented both his owne rage, & their opinions touching the excellency of his rage distributing such vnresistaable blowes, that his sword was seen sildom or neuer fall with his hand, but a body deuided from a soule fell dead at his foote so that as it was most likely to be imagined the poore in-habitants of that vessell, growne to the desperate willfullnesse of absolute desperatenes (which is by death to shunne death) willfully ran the ship against the Rocks, whose armed brest of too hie proofe for so slender timber, split her in one instant into many thousand disioyned peeces the suruiuing remnant more willingly offring vp their liues into the hands of the mercilesse Sea, whose mercy they had not tasted then to the subiection of his sword, whose vigor in punishing their breathles companions bodies, in their floating witnessed. But neither did the daring of their dispaires (which was the vnexpected entrance to this euill, neither the danger it selfe (wherein the preciousnes of his deare life was imballanced) neither the inacquaintance of the soyle whereon he was ship-wrackt, neither his many wounds, the losse of Fortune, Hope, Honour, Wealth, or other expectati∣on breed in him either amazement, feare, or desistance from the continuance of that reuenge, which from the begīning he with so great vertue pursued for being now left to struggle with the vnruly waues, whose imperious billowes (many times counter-checking his desires) gaue him a feeling remembrance of his mortall constitution, he gathered new life, by the hazard wherwith the old life stoode indangered: and swimming with such beautifull cōlinesse as Triton is feined to do, whē he vshers Neptune to Venus banquets, with his sworde in his hand, which often ensigne-like he flourished about his head, as who should say, Danger is but the hand-maid to Vertue, or as if he would haue chalenged moe perils then those, imputing the escape of this no worthie reputation without turning his eie backe vpon his owne safetie, he followed on still the ruine of those to whome was left no comfort but in ruinous perishing, and made such slaughter, that not a breathing soule was left to complaine, that so manie by one were become breathlesse .

I can't tell whether imballanced here means "unbalanced" or "put into the balance"—that is, figuratively, put at risk. In any event, the fact that the action described occurs on board a ship that is intentionally driven onto the rocks to escape death at the hands of a pirate seems merely coincidental with the "unbalanced vessel" instances of the 1630s and 1640s. It is also noteworthy this instance is one of only two that EEBO finds for the word imballanced/imbalanced from the period 1450–1700, the other one being from 1661 and involving "a graine imbalanced against the round world" and therefore "found light and to bear no scale at all"—a context indicating that the word there means "placed in balance against."


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This video gives us some background about Chief Justice Roberts. It was posted on Telegram yesterday morning by superlawyer, Lin Wood in 8 parts, which I strung back together again, uploaded and transcribed, below.

It’s an interview with a government whistleblower known as JohnHereToHelp (JHTH), in which he describes how Chief Justice Roberts adopted his children with the help of Jeffrey Epstein and then he proceeded to use his children to sexually entrap and blackmail powerful people.

He says, “Children are often used as a commodity, a way to buy yourself into certain inner circles. And these people are all wealthy, they’re all powerful and they won’t trust you unless you’re as compromised as they are.

“So you provide children to them. Your children, adopted children, whatever. This is how they trust you and you’re as dirty as they are. You cannot be exposed, because you can’t expose them, they can’t expose you, if everybody’s just as dirty, you know you’re safe.

“And this is a way for them to buy your way into these inner circles, then get access to whatever. Children are the payment and the dirt and the control.”

JHTH also details how Roberts helped with some logistics in a plot to kill several Supreme Court Justices during Hillary Clinton’s first term, so that she could then pack the Supreme Court with Globalists/Communists. (She wasn’t supposed to lose).

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Interviewer: …Epstein and Supreme Court Justice Roberts initially would have met or how that relationship would have developed?

JHTH: How they would have met. I think they met when he was under Bush, not too long after he was appointed, somewhere along there, just basically meeting powerful people, something like that.

[Epstein] did help him with his adopted children. From what was said there and what was discussed openly in this little dirty tricks squad, the children are not genetically related but they’re raised that way, that’s more valuable to them.

One, if not both were born in Wales but they were in the Epstein channels and they were easily removed from their version of foster care to Ireland, which has much more open adoption-type records.

And he facilitated this for Roberts so he could adopt them both at the same time. There was a little gap but it was just paperwork and Epstein had done that for him. So, they had met, they had worked together and he was doing favors at some point.

Interviewer: Was this something that Supreme Court Justice Roberts would have paid for? Or is this a favor exchange to Epstein, to link up with these children, or…?

JHTH: I don’t know, at that point. It’s possible. It could have been either one. I don’t think there would have been a payment, at that point. It was for his position, there may be some type of favor. I don’t know that either was done. He facilitated it. Was there a payment? Was there a favor? I can’t say.

Interviewer: Can you go into any more details on Supreme Court Justice Roberts with these children and the circles that he ran in, as far as you’re aware?

JHTH: Children are often used as a commodity, a way to buy yourself into certain inner circles. And these people are all wealthy, they’re all powerful and they won’t trust you unless you’re as compromised as they are.

So you provide children to them. Your children, adopted children, whatever. This is how they trust you and you’re as dirty as they are. You cannot be exposed, because you can’t expose them, they can’t expose you, if everybody’s just as dirty, you know you’re safe.

And this is a way for them to buy your way into these inner circles, then get access to whatever. Children are the payment and the dirt and the control.

Interviewer: Now, who else would we want to talk to or is there any additional documentation that we can pursue to solidify what you’re saying here today?

JHTH: The FBI has copies of the videos from the FISA surveillance. It was discussed but I can’t prove it that Roberts had a copy. Rod Rosenstein certainly has a copy. Sean Henry of CrowdStrike, who was FBI at the time, he took two copies back to the FBI with him. The copies were made and then, it was actually Sean Bridges who encrypted them and gave them the keys. So there are copies out there.

Interviewer: And who would be on these tapes, most likely? As far as from your conversations in the trick squad?

JHTH: From just those tapes and talking about the copies? Those would be Roberts – excuse me – those would be Pence and his two lovers and the younger ones. There were also – they would do the same thing illegal surveillance or sometimes FISA but this was mostly in the country. Illegal surveillance with Roberts’ children – and whoever they were with.

They’d set it up. They knew that they weren’t going to be exposed, because these were Chief Justice Roberts’ children. And please keep in mind that these children have been abused since birth and I don’t want anything else happening. They’ve already lived through Hell, they don’t need anything else.

They were, again, loaned-out for these different groups and they did surveil many of them.

Interviewer: Now, you also have said, in past discussions that there was a plot that Roberts was allegedly a part of, where they discussed murdering other judges on the Supreme Court under a Hillary Clinton administration, can you give me any details on that?

JHTH: This was something the FBI set up, under their guidance from their political people. It was going to be a false flag. This was going out 2 years, almost before the election. And it was a Sovereign Citizen group. Obama did not want any terrorism unless it was white terrorism. So, this was a Sovereign Citizen group that the FBI had infiltrated and armed and instigated against other targets.

They were, for the most part pro-America but they were racist in some of their origins. A lot of them were divorced fathers with a grudge against the court system, anyway and the FBI people had infiltrated and exploited this.

They moved them up to the level of assassinating Federal judges, political people, things like that. You want the names? I can tell you.

So, anyway, part of their plot was various types of attacks on the Supreme Court, to take out as many judges as they could and Roberts was aware of this. He actually provided some scheduling, because apparently, the justices are not all there at one time, they come and go as they please – and, “These three will be working something and these three…” and he provided this to the group, so they could finalize their plans.

They were very, very close in what they were trying to do. They had explosives, all types of automatic weapons, they had rocket launchers and they were very close to it.

They were going to assassinate F Dennis Saylor, he’s a Federal Judge in Massachusetts and Martha Coakley and Lisa Monaco and her family. They were going to make it look like a home invasion and film it until later, when they needed it.

And this was their initial attack plan and then, the Supreme Court got infiltrated, at their request. And when I found out what they were doing, that they were going to attack these judges and they were going to pack the Supreme Court, I tried to end-run them.

I had minders, people kept tabs on me. I had FBI minders but I tried to end-run and expose it and I took all the evidence, I went to Homeland Security, who were overwhelmed and they called in the FBI and then the DOJ, which came right back on me and they picked me up just a few weeks later, when they found out who I was.

And the damage to their plots had been done. They did get close to assassinating people up there. Lisa Monaco, the judge was under 24/7 security, Martha Coakley had in-state security and I did prevent them from going after the Supreme Court, although their plans were all out, they had maps, they had the weapons, they had everything planned, so at least it prevented something like that.

Interviewer: Now, were the teams who supposed to do the actual operations against the judges, were those Americans or were they foreign?

JHTH: No, these were Americans. A third would be these Sovereignty groups and two thirds would be FBI people or people working with the FBI.

They were going to get rid of them, anyway. They actually have recordings of their planning over the phone – me, as part of this group – and then, they did not hang up the phone – they did not kill the phone and we were listening to them talking about killing me and my wife. Things like that.

Another time, they actually butt-dialed me and he was talking about – he was on the phone talking to various people – about their plans, about Hillary going after her and what they were going to do to us because we new too much and were outside, at the time.

So, they could not do what they wanted, we got the people under surveillance, we saved them. As a credit for saving them, they were very upset that their plans had gone to crap, very upset with me, especially when they came and picked me up. But it stopped it. Their plans were written-out, they were like, they had maps, they had surveillance, they had quite a but of equipment.

Interviewer: What was the timeline they were hoping to do this in?

JHTH: This would be right after – within the first year of a Hillary Clinton’s presidency. She was not supposed to lose. So, this was all planned-up and it was more than just that. It was a twofold. They wanted to pack the court, they wanted to take out as many as they could. Roberts was actually helping, because he didn’t want to be one of them and he wanted some choice in who would be on the bench after that. He wanted to maintain some form of control, so he did provide information.

But it was supposed to be done within the first year of Hillary Clinton’s campaign, so that they could ban firearms, as well. And pack the Court. So, they had plenty of time to do that. That was their two main goals.

Interviewer: Do you believe the death of Anton Scalia was part of this same plot or is that – do you know if that was separate?

JHTH: It was the same people. He was a backup plan. He was their biggest threat being the most Conservative justice.

Justice Scalia, actually, I believe he found out about this the plans and he went to the White House, like a week before his death. I believe he found out what they were trying to do.

When they moved away from the overall attack, of where these people lived or making an attack over the holidays, when more than one justice would be in their home, things like this – and again, Roberts was providing this.

They had to take him out. He was seen as their biggest obstacle. So, the same basic group that was involved were given access to the ranch where he was found.

They talked about how they did it, they had a couple different options but it was discussed prior to his death what they intended to do, where they could possibly do it, how they could do it, who they would need.

The records are there, at the Cibolo Ranch, one person was brought in – it was three men – one person was brought in as a tent worker the other two – same team – were brought in as servants from a group that was there hunting.

And they discussed how it was done. They used DMSO, dimethyl sulfoxide, which is a fairly inert chemical, just goes through your skin. But if you mixed it with a poison or a drug or something like that, it will go directly into your system and overload you. I believe that’s why he was found with a pillow over his face. He was struggling to breathe. He couldn’t breathe, he was choking.

And this particular chemical, you can tailor it to the person. If they have a drug problem, you can put fentanyl in it and overdose them. If they have a heart condition, it would take very little to go directly in, it would be like a direct injection into the heart.

And then, they talked about how they did it and Roberts was on the phone, discussing the successor. And he wanted a say in it, because now, it was only going to be one person and he wanted to pick that person and he wanted a say in who was going to take it – and of course, there was all kinds of talk about Eric Holder taking it and all kinds of people. But he wanted a say in who was going to take over Justice Scalia’s spot.

And I don’t think he got it. I mean, obviously, he can’t, because President Trump is here. But he did want it and this is all prior to discussions and him complaining that he wasn’t getting any say prior to his death. His sudden death. It was well-known.

Interviewer: Aside from Roberts being witting on this, did Rosenstein or anyone outside of the White House, had they been made aware of the plans, perhaps in Hillary’s camp that you could speak about?

JHTH: Oh, Hillary was one who knew about it, it was supposed to be done under her watch, her first term, so that they could pack the Court. They were fully aware of it.

Rod has an intense hatred of Hillary, even though he worked with her when he had to. He’s not fond of Obama, really. He’s only fond of himself.

But the plan was to be enacted through them and [Rod Rosenstein] was integral in running the Hammer system through Baltimore…


Google colaboratory run code locally

Is it possible to run Google Colaboratory scripts in my computer locally? If not, why it has been designed in that way?

I would like to work collaboratively in short code scripts without having to use version control systems such as Github and being able to do so using Windows OS, in a simple way like sending a link for the code in some platform like Google Drive.

For the moment I have not been able to do this using Jupyter Notebook, because it seems that, at least for now, it would be necesary to work in a Unix-like Operative System. Another possiblity I have found (but not been able to perform) is using the nbviewer webservice. The instructions to set it up are a bit complicated or need special requirements such as having Windows Pro or Enterprise editions.

I found the Google Colaboratory tool that allows me to do this but there are some libraries that I am not able to import/use on it (gurobipy). Also there is the issue that some of these libraries connect to software that need some licenses in order to be used (I use them with the license of my university).

I would like to know if there is a way to run the code locally (without having to download the script each time) or another tool to achieve this.

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Please let me know if I have misunderstood something in my research or have missed some option to do this things. Thanks in advance!


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Any formal taxonomic material should be placed in a separate section, preceding the Discussion. This includes the introduction of new scientific names, diagnoses and descriptions, typifications, keys, nomenclatural discussions, and lists of specimens or cultures examined. See below for further information on the presentation of specialist taxonomic information.

In accordance with the changes made in the International Code of Botanical Nomenclature at the St Louis Congress in 1999, author citations of scientific names are not used in Fungal Biology unless the papers are taxonomic or nomenclatural. Further, in those cases author citations are only used where either the date of publication of the name, or the full bibliographic reference to the place of original publication is given. Where only the year is given, it is not placed in parenthesis and the reference is not given in full in the list of References (details can be located through the Index Fungorum database if required).

Author citations for the names of host plants, insects and other organisms mentioned are not given under any circumstances.

Scientific names of all ranks are placed in italic type (e.g. Ascomycota, Boletales, Fungi, Glomaceae), as in the International Code of Botanical Nomenclature. For consistency, this practice is followed for all groups of organisms in Fungal Biology, including those covered by the International Code of Zoological Nomenclature. Names not used as formal scientific ones are placed in regular type and do not start with a capital letter (e.g. ascomycetes, basidiomycetes, fungi, penicillia, pyrenomycetes). Names of cultivars (cultivated varieties) of cultivated plants are no placed in italic type but prefixed by 'cv.' without single inverted commas (e.g. Triticum aestivale cv. Golden Ear). Names of hybrids are indicated by a multiplication sign in Roman type immediately in front of the hybrid genus or specific name, with no space (e.g. Melampsoraxcolumbiana).

When first used in the paper, and at the start of each new section, the genus name is to be given in full. Where the name is repeated, the genus name is abbreviated to its initial letter (e.g. Chaetomium globosum to C. globosum) except at the start of a new sentence.

Common names of fungi and hosts should not be capitalised or placed in quotation marks, and where available follow standard lists of common names or ones used in quarantine or conservation legislation (e.g. British Society for Plant Pathology, 1984 Stace, New Flora of the British Isles, 1991 Holden, Recommended English Names for Fungi in the UK, 2003).

In order for the researchers to verify results reported in the journal, voucher material must be both permanently preserved and accessible. Dried reference specimens, slides, and (or) living cultures should be deposited in a public institution, for example ones recognised in the Index Herborum or the World Directory of Collections of Cultures of Microorganisms. Where a large number of collections was used, the deposit of a representative selection of strains is acceptable. Deposited materials should be indicated by the accepted acronym for the collection, followed by the accession number allocated to the strain (e.g. CBS116947). In the case of living cultures, where technically feasible these should be cryopreserved in liquid nitrogen or lyophilized.

Information as to the country of origin, state or province, locality, substrate or associated organism (e.g. insect host), date, and the name of the isolator/collector should be provided as a minimum requirement.

Fungal Biology discourages then inclusion of extensive sets of sequence data or alignments, but requires that newly generated sequences and alignments are deposited in publicly available databases such as GenBank or TreeBASE prior to publication. The accession numbers allocated to sequences and alignments by such databases must be included in contributions, but may be added at the final revision stage. However, many referees wish to check sequence data and alignments during the review process, so if those generated in the paper are not already publicly available, authors should include these as supplementary material when making their submission. Many terms and methods used in molecular studies are now so well established and familiar that they need not be spelled out in full even at first mention, but referred to by abbreviations or acronyms (Table 1)

These are placed in bold Roman type, followed by the author citation in normal type, and then an indication of the rank or transfer in bold (e.g. sp.nov. comb.nov .) as shown in Fig. 1.

Following the acceptance of a paper with new scientific names, authors must register the names in MycoBank and obtain MycoBank numbers for each new name (see http://www.MycoBank.org). These are to be given immediately below the name, and the actual numbers can be added in proof if not already secured. This registration became a condition of publication of all new scientific names in the journal on 1 January 2007 .

Note that in the spirit of the current International Code of Botanical Nomenclature, it is not the policy of Fungal Biology to publish papers introducing new formal names for the anamorphs of already described teleomorphic fungi. Further, authors are expected to use the full provisions of the Code, as revised in Vienna in 2005, to avoid the unnecessary creation of new names in pleomorphic fungi.

The derivation of new scientific names is to be given before the diagnosis description in 1-2 lines starting with 'Etym.:'. Latin diagnoses should be brief and concentrate on the characters differentiating the new taxon from others. Latin descriptions that are merely translations of the English description included are not acceptable.

The use of paragraphs starting with italicised topic heads such as 'Anamorph:', 'Host range:', 'Distribution:', 'Nomenclature:', or 'Observations:' is encouraged.

The basionyms of new combinations are indicated below the formal transfer after the line with the MycoBank number, and on a new line starting with 'Basionym' this must include the full bibliographic details of the place of publication of the basionym (Fig. 1B).

In formal taxonomic presentations, synonyms should be listed in order of date, and grouped as that homotypic (obligate, nomenclatural) synonyms occur together. Each should appear on a new line, with any over-run indented (Fig. 1A), and the type details can be placed immediately after the appropriate name or under Specimens examined at the end of the account of that fungus. See Fig. 1A.

'&equiv' and '=' are not to be used in presentations of lists of synoyms.

The place of publication of scientific names given in the body of the paper must be abbreviated, following Stafelu & Cowans's Taxonomic Literature (for books), and any of Botanico Periodicum Huntianum or The World List of Scientific Periodicals or the Catalogue if Scientific Periodicals in the British Museum (Natural History) for journals.

Contrary to the general practice in the journal, abbreviations of authors' names are always to be cited after scientific names in formal presentations of synonymy. Abbreviations must follow the system used in the Index Fungorum database (available free on the internet). If an author's name is not in the database, the surname should be given in full, and also full initials if there is a different person with the surname already in the system (in some cases forenames are spelled out in full to avoid confusion).

The use of ':' to indicate the sanctioned status of a name in author citations is not recommended, but should always be employed after the full bibliographic reference to the place of publication of a name. The ':' is only correctly used before a 'Fr.' Or 'Pers.' and has a space either side (i.e. 'Bolt. : Fr.' not 'Bolt.: Fr.') as shown in Fig. 1A. Note that in some cases 'ex' may also be correct in the same position where the name was not validly published by the first indicated author.

Where epitypes, neotypes or lectotypes are being designated for the first time, the phrase 'l ectotypus hic designatus ' (or with a different prefix depending on the kind of type) should appear in bold italic type after the citation of the name or specimen being selected as the nomenclatural type. This is not necessary where taxa are being described for the first time and a holotype (and any isotypes) is being designated.

Keys are presented at full-page width and must be strictly dichotomous. The characters in each half of a couplet must match, though supplementary information may also be added where a taxon keys out. The number of the couplet from which a particular point was reached is indicated in parenthesis, turn-overs are indented, and there is a line space between each couplet. Taxon names are printed in bold Roman where they key out, and without the generic name if the key relates only to species in the same genus. An example of an extract from a key is shown in Fig. 2.

Details of specimens and cultures examined are grouped at the end of species accounts and printed in smaller type. The information should be organized in the following way: Specimen examined: United Kingdom : South Devon (V.C. 3): Slapton, Slapton Ley National Nature Reserve, 'The Causeway', 20(SX)/821442, alt. 10 m, on thallus of Parmelia sulcata on Salix sp., 25 Jun. 1974, D. L. Hawksworth 3762 (IMI 186831 - holotype of Cornutispora lichenicola). Material from different countries is arranged alphabetically by country, with a separating bold 'd' between records from different countries. Different states or counties within a country are separated by a '.', and material from the same state or county is separated by a ''. Citations of holotype collections of newly described species are to be arranged in the same way, but are placed immediately after the Latin diagnosis.

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