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Couple and Homeless Man Behind Viral GoFundMe Campaign Are Charged With Conspiracy

nytimes.com/2018/11/15/nyregio

So if you're committing a crime do not text about it. How is that not How Not To Get Caught 101

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"Facebook’s executive team appears to view negative press coverage of the company as an affront — as though the media is the enemy — instead of recognizing these stories as the product of a decade-long series of decisions they have made."

I just need my gaming laptop to run Sam & Max Hit the Road at 60 FPS

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‘I Don’t Really Want to Work for Facebook.’ So Say Computer Science Students
nytimes.com/2018/11/15/technol

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buzzfeed.com/awesomer/whats-yo

My wife had me take this D&D alignment quiz from Buzzfeed. I got LN while she got LG and now she's been giving me the side-eye.

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"There are two novels that can change a bookish fourteen-year old's life: The Lord of the Rings and Atlas Shrugged. One is a childish fantasy that often engenders a lifelong obsession with its unbelievable heroes, leading to an emotionally stunted, socially crippled adulthood, unable to deal with the real world. The other, of course, involves orcs." - John Rogers

Now it's explaining what "This American Life" is!

newyorker.com/magazine/2018/11 Does the New Yorker really need to explain what a podcast is? My mental Venn diagram of New Yorker readers and podcast listeners is two overlapping circles.

Real power Linux users install Linux From Scratch

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I'm probably preaching to the choir here, but there absolutely _needs_ to be a federated version of GitHub/GitLab.

Let me host my projects' critical infrastructure (issue tracker, PRs, private repos etc) on my own servers, while also being able to interact and socialize with the rest of the open source world.

I'll keep saying this until someone builds it - I would do it myself if I had enough time on my hands right now.

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Do you remember what it was like to install a DOS game from floppy disks? Yes? No? Maybe? Well, here's me installing Bullfrog's Syndicate from 3.5 inch floppies! All authentic hardware. #DOSGaming
youtu.be/E4NAOrXLRy0

A Mastodon bot of myself would just reply to everyone with Simpsons quotes from Frinkiac

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