"When [Larry Kramer] tried to get the producers of Lin-Manuel Miranda’s Hamilton to deal with Alexander Hamilton’s bisexuality and love for John Laurens, he was rebuffed and Laurens was portrayed as a devoted friend instead" gaycitynews.com/larry-kramer-w

Are you interested in an entirely #FreeSoftware and #FreeHardware laptop? How about if it's meant to be modified and upgraded?

In this episode of Libre Lounge, @emacsen sits down with Lukas Hartmann from @mntmn to talk about his history in Free Software, the MNT Reform project, and the future!

librelounge.org/episodes/39-mn

RIP Larry Kramer😿. He was a great role model for me in the coming out process, and I feel fortunate to have met him at a performance of The Normal Heart nytimes.com/2020/05/27/us/larr

TIL that the reason those "lo-fi beats" channels on YouTube always have anime characters is because that's the music from the Adult Swim bumpers, so a generation of Americans associate the two things switchedonpop.com/episodes/why

Given mutually assured destruction, Russiagate-obsessed centrist Dems have no right to argue for Biden on the grounds of "lesser evilism"after spending years criticizing Trump for being insufficiently hostile towards the US's most nuclearly-armed adversary nytimes.com/2020/05/21/us/poli

sony: the new playstation will be able to push a gajillion polygons
squeenix: my god, think of the twinks that can render

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Some much needed good news: "re-positive" coronavirus cases (people who test positive after recovering) are not contagious arstechnica.com/science/2020/0

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