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Anthony Bourdain on Kissinger
Once you've been to Cambodia, you'll never stop wanting to beat Henry Kissinger to death with your bare hands. You will never again be able to open a newspaper and read about that treacherous, prevaricating, murderous scumbag sitting down for a nice chat with Charlie Rose or attending some black-tie affair for a new glossy magazine without choking."
If you're too poor for A/C, here's what I did when I was also too poor for A/C. Copper tubing attached to fan with zip ties. Plastic tubing attached to fishtank pump, submerged in beer cooler full of ice water. Cold water runs through the pipes and makes 'em frostycold, fan blows frostycold at hot people. Works pretty well! Lots of guides online on how to make one. Put a towel on the floor in front of it, lots of condensation.
This looks interesting....
GitPub - An ActivityPub based Git. https://github.com/git-federation/gitpub
More on this, from Motherboard:
"Paul Manafort’s Terrible Encrypted Messaging OPSEC Got Him Additional Charges"
Good to know: "Some messaging apps specifically protect against this scenario by not allowing backups. Signal or Wire, for example, don’t have backup features."
If Microsoft buys Github, there are alternatives.
It's been observed that Microsoft seems to be carrying out a strategy of controlling as many of the access points to the tech job market.
Migrating from GitHub to GitLab https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VYOXuOg9tQI Uploaded today 😀
#keybase can host #git repositories, too: https://drwho.virtadpt.net/archive/2017-11-27/keybase-and-git
Gitdammit! Time to Git gone from Git, otherwise I'll feel a real Git. :(
Microsoft has reportedly acquired GitHub https://www.theverge.com/2018/6/3/17422752/microsoft-github-acquisition-rumors
Statistician/programmer/PhD student currently living in SW Germany. From Western US originally.
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