The mall springs a leak. The mall band adapts.
Father Ted: Dougal, you know you can praise God with sleep.
Father Dougal [excited]: Can you, Ted?
Father Ted: Yes, it is a way of thanking him for a tiring day.
Father Dougal: God, there is lots of ways you can praise God, isn't there Ted? Like that time you told me to praise him by, you know, just leaving the room.
Father Ted [to himself]: That was a good one, yes.
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this is what we had aux ports taken away for. I hate the devolution of headphone tech
Every time I see the Hacker Ethic praised without critically challenging its shortcomings, I have to think of "Programming is Forgetting: Toward a New Hacker Ethic" by Allison Parrish and wish it was more popular. You can read the transcript here http://opentranscripts.org/transcript/programming-forgetting-new-hacker-ethic/
Instead of boosting posts in this thread from @ajroach42 , I'm just going to link it so I can say that this is a great explanation of how anti-poverty bias in American education works in practice: nobody strictly speaking hates the poor, but people don't believe they're telling the truth or capable of doing the work either.
A Firefox bug has disabled many extensions (including uBlock Origin) for every user (including me): https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1548973
If you like looking at good photography and listening to good photographers, here are 9 interviews with some of the best 'classic' photographers of the USA and Mexico.
CW: disturbing images.
Just got several dozen content id strikes on years-old videos that use music that was very carefully selected because it was in the public domain or available under a creative commons license
daredo GmbH, Audiam and ONErpm just decided that they own all that music now, complete with fake band and album names, and the assurance that these are the "original mixes"
The difference between a cheapo ‘netbook’ and a high-end laptop is…
...about 450 GB in storage.
Those few instrumental bars at the end sound like a time-machine to the seventies to me. That bit should have been longer. Kids these days, eh?
Octodon is a nice general purpose instance. more