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account meta navelgazing 

I'm going to make this account the nerd shit account and migrate other tooting to @baturkey

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Interested in computing and how thing work in general

Like puns and wordplay

If you mention being a fan of something I am also a a fan of I'll remember and repeatedly shoehorn references in replies

Sports alt @baturkey

Dad alt @baturkey (locked, if we interact regularly I'll approve requests)

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I've started sorting my list by "how much do I love watching this" which resulted in Big Trouble getting a massive boost

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imagining the worst dumbest fuckin nerdlord shit posted on here about current events 

sounds like congress needs to make a constitution saving throw!!!

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ny, covid 

Cuomo is such a great governor that the entire state is currently doing far, far worse than Michigan is right now and we have a Dem supermajority in the state house and the state senate. There's no excuse for us doing this fucking poorly after the summer we had. Fuck Cuomo.

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Vamp for a Regrowth, Regrowth the Vamp, then Vamp again

The Impractical but Indisputable Rise of Retrocomputing - The New York Times
nytimes.com/2021/01/08/style/r

This article misses the appeal of retro computers to me: they can be understood from the assembly on up, as opposed to modern computers which are abstraction layers on top of abstraction layers

Sweating button presser
Button 1: Play board games
Button 2: Organize board games

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Hello I am searching for someone to speak with in Korean and French, it's to study my Korean and have real feedback. And I will give you some as well

Please share 🙏🏻

Ahhh I ordered a Thunderbolt cable when I needed to order a Thunderbolt 3 cable. If I didn't love computers I would hate them

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Are you interested in a federated alternative to Goodreads that doesn't use Amazon?

because I'm making a federated alternative to Goodreads that doesn't use Amazon

github.com/mouse-reeve/fedirea

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If you woke up one morning and your coffee pot had rearranged all its buttons for no reason at all, you'd chuck the damn thing in the trash! Why do we put up with this from computers?

My first computer had no hard drive and 64 kB RAM, but it did come with a binder that explained and was a reference for BASIC and that's how I knew what I wanted to be when I grew up

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