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@bryceyoungquist @healyn Listen, i'm as flat earth as they come, but this asshole @bryceyoungquist is full of shit

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Mastodon has two main buttons or actions to quickly respond to toots, the "I'm glad you posted this" button and the "I wish I posted this" button.

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Whats a good way to test out a new PC build that's going to be used as... OH GOD OH FUCK! HIT THE DECK!

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satire needs a clarity of purpose, much like how i drink so much seltzer my piss is clear

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eset;clear;x=$[COLUMNS/2];y=$LINES;u=0;v=-1;while :;do read -sr -t0.02 -n3 d; case "${d:2:1}" in A) v=-1;u=0;;B)v=1;u=0;;C) v=0;u=1;;D) v=0;u=-1;;esac;s=$x;t=$y;x=$[x+u];y=$[y+v];printf "\033[%s;%sH\033[46m \033[0m\033[%s;%sH\033[44m \033[0m\033[0;0H" $y $x $t $s;sleep .01;done # Run a Tron lightcycle in your terminal.

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depending on how you look at the numbers, wealth inequality in the US today is worse than in revolutionary France

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@RobinHood [gleefully turning the dial all the way to KILL THE BABY, looking back at the audience for approval]

[Audience mutters]

"Uh very good, none of you fell for my trap"

Also... why not just "Fishfighter"? Sounds bad ass, and literally what they do, battle and kill fish to survive.

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"Garbagefighter" is pretty cool, fighting for sanitation of the community, rooting out liter, etc.

Fuckin... Nifty! Raspberry pi 4, free TV from old roommates, wireless kb/m doohickey, scotch.

I'm impressed how simple these are to work with. Easiest PC build ever, literally just pop it into the case!

Oh yeah, I need to fix the server that actually holds stuff to play on here...

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leftist theory is when i post stuff like "dogs are statists and cats are anarchists"

Yeah, this one just handles sustained data transfer at ~1.5MB/s and doesn't show up in my kernel log? Nice.

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TFW you're struggling with a project, and realize you've been trying 3-4 different micro sd cards that were all bad.

Guess I'll stop blaming my laptop for crashing while trying to write one of them and then switching systems in frustration.

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i think many of you confuse solving conflict with pretending it doesn't exist

"Federal agent feels like he ‘never really came back’ from Portland"
duffelblog.com/2020/08/federal

And its duffelblog, so this is vets talking shit about the feds in portland? lmao

Ok, if I start a new super-awesome super-exclusive mastodon instance, who is cool enough I should let them in and why?

Serious inquiries only :awesome:

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This Mastodon instance is for people interested in technology. Discussions aren't limited to technology, because tech folks shouldn't be limited to technology either!