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fun levels are 41% and falling

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#1) Respect the privacy of others.
#2) Think before you type.
#3) With great power comes great responsibility.

I'm installing with on a retired Barracuda spam filter tonight... Very excited about this budget setup. The device was super cheap and so were parts. After upgrades, it's running 2.6Ghz x 4 processors and 16GB ram for under 250 USD. I'll post some benchmarks another time. I'm hoping this can eliminate some of my Digital Ocean bill XD

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ft.com/content/780829f9-2042-4

> Homicide charges were not appropriate in the case “because our investigation showed, and the grand jury agreed, that Mattingly and Cosgrove were justified in the return of deadly fire”, Mr Cameron said.

“This is a tragedy, and sometimes the criminal law is not adequate to respond to a tragedy,” he said later.

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CRAZY HOW QUICKLY CRIMINAL LAW BECOMES "INADEQUATE" WHEN IT'S THE POLICE THEMSELVES BEING CHARGED WITH A CRIME.

Is anyone else worried that in the wake of COVID-19, our corporate overlords will seize the opportunity to slash public transit budgets? I mean, more people are working from home now... I can see how the logic would go.

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Yarr, it be Talk Like a Pirate Day!

But we need not stop there, nay. I decree it also be Download Like a Pirate Day!

Go forth, me hearties, and plunder!

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The quote "Be kind for everyone you meet is fighting a hard battle" has never been more true.

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RT @AaronBastani@twitter.com

If the planet warms by 4 degrees it’s all over. That the government is planning contingencies for it happening, rather than rapidly decarbonising, is as terrifying as the prospect itself. twitter.com/nafeezahmed/status

🐦🔗: twitter.com/AaronBastani/statu

TIL about "unitary executive theory," and just watch as the critics quoted in the Wikipedia page shy away from any real critique...

> "No one denies that in some sense the framers created a unitary executive; the question is in what sense. Let us distinguish between a strong and a weak version." [...]

Imagine a US president that actually opts for the weak version. It ain't happening.

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Unitary_

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RT @berryb4seball@twitter.com

NASA fire map shows the absolute failure of mainstream media for not expressing how devasting fires in southern Africa and South America are.

🐦🔗: twitter.com/berryb4seball/stat

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Neo fash in chief rewriting history. Again. That guy has a massive reach as a “journalist” and “intellectual” (yes, really)

RT @paulkrugman@twitter.com

Overall, Americans took 9/11 pretty calmly. Notably, there wasn't a mass outbreak of anti-Muslim sentiment and violence, which could all too easily have happened. And while GW Bush was a terrible president, to his credit he tried to calm prejudice, not feed it 2/

🐦🔗: twitter.com/paulkrugman/status

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security 100

RT @SlaughterPony@twitter.com

Someone designed this, pitched it, got it funded, produced it, sold it, and then an apartment complex actually installed it and liked it enough to keep it.

Amazing.

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Due to #DRM, HBO Max now will not work on any computer running GNU/Linux, regardless of what browser you choose: u.fsf.org/352 Learn more about our Defective By Design campaign against DRM at u.fsf.org/dbd.

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open 👏 source 👏 projects 👏 should 👏 not 👏 use 👏 closed 👏 chat 👏 platforms

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Die Bilder sind jetzt eingerahmt und bereit aufgehagen zu werden \o/

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If Google does not want to listen to my explanations, I will not change the app for them.
The way they are acting is unfair and don't give any trust concerning next publications.
I prefer to spend my time to help people to switch on #FDroid for getting the app.

#Fedilab

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computers are hell machines specifically designed to make me as miserable as possible

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A project that lets you use inexpensive ($30 ish) GPS radios as an extensible, long battery life, secure, mesh GPS communicator. #meshtastic
meshtastic.org/

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