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Airport people are way too chipper for 4:30am

Wow. Unplugged my computer before the storm last night... But forgot to unplug the USB HDD dock that was plugged into the wall. Now my computer won't turn on. Dock still works though.

Getting to contribute to an open source project has been one of the highlights of already really great year for me.

@HexDSL your peertube videos dont have a language flagged on them.

I feel like with such a vast, diverse community language filters are important to finding content. And "unknown" language gets removed by any filter.

For some reason when I feel sick, it seems like I'll never feel well again.

ISP wanted me to reboot my modem to help address a neighborhood wide packet loss issue...

Is there any (self-hostable) service out there that notifies you when you are using an out of date docker image?

Set up a custom water cooling loop in my PC last week, and handed my old AIO down to my brother. So much cooler temps for all!

Last week I found I was manually tiling windows in XFCE, so yesterday I decided to give i3 another go.

Scariest thing on Halloween: Windows update forcing itself into the middle of your presentation.

I just got `z` set up. And now I'm mad that I haven't been using it previously.

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"The idea of the GNU Kind Communication Guidelines is to start guiding
people towards kinder communication at a point well before one would
even think of saying, "You are breaking the rules.""

lists.gnu.org/archive/html/inf

Some nights I stay up way too late poking at things that could for sure wait until tomorrow.

Every wedding reception has an "uncle David" who is uncharacteristically enthusiastic about dancing.

Trying to get back in shape is a nightmare. I keep comparing my current progress to peak high school me. Of course I'm not to that point at all.

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Yesterday, 26th of September was Stanislav Petrov Day.

A day to celebrate that you, me, everyone isn't nuclear vapour right now.
SP - disobeyed orders and military protocol, used his own thinking, and by doing so averted nuclear retaliation based on false alarms that would likely have caused a mass nuclear war in 1983.

Stanislav Petrov, often referred to as "The man who saved the world" died in December 2017

I wish there was a cleaner way to get DRM-free shows. Regret having bought Rick and Morty on amazon video just so I could watch it sooner.

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