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tech, VirtualBox 

If you enable EFI for a VBox Virtual Machine, after correctly installing a OS into the virtual storage you might not be able to boot from the virtual optical disk any more.

The solution is to quickly press ESC after booting (or resetting) the VM, which opens the firmware setup screen, and then selecting the optical drive from the Boot Manager.

virtualbox.org/ticket/19364

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self-promotion of my YouTube channel 

NEW VIDEO: 🇬🇧 Let's talk about moi and my palettes!! | The Eyeshadow palette collection tag youtu.be/AumPa5-L9Rw

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Need help w/pain & health 

Could you pretty please help me? :blobcatblush:

I need 80€ for meds this month + 75€ for the psychiatrist + 45€ for the dentist because I have yet another tooth killing me with pain.

And 60€ for a couple of extra physio sessions bc ever since the first covid shot my back pain levels rose up and are not going back down even almost a month later. :blobbroken:

:ko_fi: ko-fi.com/eloisa

Boosts & donations are very welcome and appreciated, IF you can! :blobcatheart:

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asking for money help, boosts needed :boost_ok: 

hi!

i need $70 for groceries (asking for more than usual since DD just had knee surgery and can't drive so i have to order them) and $80 for medical weed

i didn't get the 2nd and 3rd stimulus because my abusive parents claimed me as a dependent to steal them. i tried filing my taxes but they got rejected, and the credit card application i needed to confirm my identity got rejected too, so i'm gonna be calling the IRS at some point when i have the energy and such

i've been trying to find a job video editing or something, i can't work anywhere facing the public because i have asthma and if i catch covid i'll die excruciatingly

paypal: paypal.me/v33b33

cashapp: cash.app/$vantablack420

venmo: venmo.com/vantablack420

thank you so much for saving my life multiple times and continuing to keep me alive, fediverse!!! :black_sparkles: :blacker_heart:

#MutualAid #TransCrowdFund

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Investigative reporting on Telegram channels finds that yes, the 'no kink at pride' debate is being used as a wedge by the right.

logically.ai/articles/no-kink-

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We're all in agreement that the most insecure and pathetic men are the ones that are using words like "alpha/beta" and that are calling women "females", right?

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OpenAI has granted me my request to access GPT-3’s private beta, so one of the things I did was recreate @RumPartov with it

I think it’s a little bit less funny because it makes more sense, but pushing it around like you’re a nosy journalist can produce pretty humorous results while still sounding rather natural

(CW fictional Swedish pol)

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Happy #Pride month, aka handwarmer season??

My current stock:
~ #Lesbian
~ #Bisexual (luxury, sparkly)
~ #Nonbinary
~ #Genderfluid
~ #Pansexual
~ #Intersex
~ Rainbow

Mostly £16 per pair plus P&P from the UK. Handmade by me, a nonbinary disabled person! Feel free to DM me. :)

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not true, maybe illegal 

It's called an invoice because you're supposed to read it in a silly voice before you tear it up and throw it away

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Please boost as a reminder to the many, many creators who design pins and flags for literally every other identity, for people who forget or don't know that we are failed by the medical system the instant we're born, and for the rest of our lives, again and again.
We go into the hospital and say we're cis or trans, because otherwise we WILL be refused treatment out of hand.
Intersex People Exist, and we have a place in pride.

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Me: "Whoa, there was this British sailor in the 1600s who crash landed in Japan and became a samurai because his shipbuilding knowledge was very desired by the local shogun but he wasn't allowed to leave Japan for the rest of his life"

@Siph : Forced weebification

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Happy Pride Month to:
*Anyone that's changed labels a bunch trying to find one that suits them
*Anyone thats made up their own label
*System and plural queers
*People who "always knew"
*People who didnt figure out they were queer until much later in life
*Queer people who have been told they aren't "queer enough", trust you definitely are
*Anyone thats ever been accused of having a "straight passing" relationship
*Anyone who understands how the above two points are related
*Elder Queers passing down history to us
*Those that should have been Elder Queers called to be ancestors too early

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shitposting, bad advice 

Why would you need an HEPA filter when you've got nose hairs??

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Asexuality has nothing to do with repressive ideas of sexual virtue. Aces are not more self-controlled, we do not necessarily refrain from sex, we are not waiting for the "right" person to come along, and we are not all monogamous. Moralizing our lack of sexual attraction does not help us and only feeds into slut-shaming rhetoric.

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