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I hadn't realized that Paul Allen was an advocate for open science, enough to invite Alexandra Elbakyan of SciHub (via Skype, while technically on the run) to a symposium to advocate for accessibility.

Specifically, a quick search for 'tungsten emitter' yielded a bunch of relevant articles, including this:

Last night we watched one of my all-time favorite Christmas movies: Terry Gilliam's Brazil!

Pixelfed federates now! 🎉

Merry Christmas fediverse. #pixelfed

As I've gotten older, I've grown less and less ashamed of the things I like.

Lean into your weirdness, embrace the things you love, and just be yourself.

i keep thinking of the popularity of speed running (and maybe just video game streaming in general?) as a touchpoint in this conversation. people like to watch other people accomplish virtuosic feats with their tools, even when "perfection" is possible through automation. in speed running, the tool-assisted work actually *feeds back into* the purely non-automated performances. the presence of automation opens up new interesting expressive possibilities, it doesn't close them off.

Step 1) Approach UPS manufacturers

Step 2) Inform them that there are currently zero power products currently marketed to gamers in the traditional way

Step 3) Welcome back to #LeagueOfLegends #Worlds 2020! JIZ Ligma's midlaner just got their third full item, and this power spike is brought to you by APC! APC's new MLGSniperXxX OwO Edition Uninterriptible Power Supplies give you up to a 10 minute spell shield against power outages, brownouts, and other power events that just aren't epic, bro.

Thanks, Microsoft for waking up my gaming laptop from sleep with all fans spinning at full speed at 4am for an emergency patch to a crappy browser I didn't ask for and can't uninstall, which you're effectively abandoning soon anyway.

When you’re on a physical assessment and you use the restroom in the public lobby.

#InfoSec #PenTest #BreakingAndEntering

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