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US politics, capitol stormtroopers vs Assange 

To think that people stormed the camera and did unspeakable harm to the reputation of the country, threatened the lives of the highest officials, whose actions resulted in several people dying, and yet Julian Assange is threatened with 170 years in a US prison, something that most of the world considers to be cruel and unusual punishment, in other words, torture.

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Hier sehen sie den IT-Experten des SWRs bei seiner täglichen Hacker-Arbeit!

Call me old-fashioned but when I subscribe to anyone or anything, I do so using feeds or not at all.

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Reminder that if you really want to censor something completely block it out of the image with solid color. Blurs and pixelation look nice but there will always be a chance of someone uncovering it.

Please don’t tell AliExpress that hoping someone’s happy is mostly used sarcastically.

So is testing support for HDR tone mapping: support.plex.tv/articles/hdr-t. That’s nice!
But I’ve been waiting for support for -MVC (e.g. for use with Plex VR) for much longer (and that’s much older technology).

Star Trek Discovery S03E04, light spoilers 

Forget Me Not was first ever Star Trek episode that scratched my Star Trek itch. And yet there were so many weird continuity mistakes I was left scratching my head. It seems like art department had all collectively watched DS9’s Equilibrium but the writers hadn’t. Or else they would have known that “nearly half [trill] population is capable of being joined”…

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Already seeing posts shaming third-party voters

Because of course the small percentage of people who voted against the dominant hegemony are to blame

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Stop The Veggie Burger Ban - proveg.com/stop-the-veggie-bur this is Big Meat trying to stop the rise of more sustainable alternatives; don't do it, EU...

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I don’t have any mental picture of what the actual Gloria Steinem looks like but I find Julianne Moore in “The Glorias” looks eerily similar to Rose Byrne in “Ms. America”…

So fies, uns für ein paar Stunden solche Hoffnungen zu machen…

Some days I still dream of a timeline where XHTML was universally adopted.

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