if you get two monkeys typing at vim for three months they will eventually quit it

Richard Stallman in the @NewLeftReview: "I don’t think that everyone has to learn how to program—not everybody has a talent for it. But they still deserve control over their computing activities." https://u.fsf.org/2pm

So words were spoken, and ideas were exchanged.

Now is the time for action. Time for Dump to know no rest. Time to make him sweat, waiting for that indictment to drop against him or someone close.

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Languages in which you can add a B to a bum word and get a fish word:

🇬🇧 ass/bass
🇩🇪 Arsch/Barsch

Google is hosting a global contest to develop AI that’s beneficial for humanity. theverge.com/2018/10/29/180389

Initial Thoughts: When you have to make the contest *that overt* it kinda sheds light on what the fuck existing AI is about.

Human history becomes more and more a race between education and catastrophe. - H. G. Wells

Moving my work laptop from my old x201 to a Fleabay x250.

Swap the drive, Linux boots no issues.

Reboot to Windows, it complains and wants to reverify its key due to the hardware change.

Input the key and... Windows doesn't know it has WIFI or LAN hardware to contact to its own servers. *head desk*

/me looks for drivers



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