https://www.fsf.org/news/rms-addresses-the-free-software-community I was hoping we might get a bit more self reflection then this but sadly the tone-deaf-ness goes much deeper. glad to see the #GNU Assembly trying to step up
"Perhaps more than any theory any discourse I most wonder about the real life dynamics of how poets on this list who either have children or are in everyday contact with children breath their own poetic sensibilities onward thru their children. & by drift & by deriv� maybe posters could tag the nonadult headcount in their households. Miekal who co-creates with 9 year old son Zon Wakest first began when he took on the Mac SE at age 1 1/2." -@memexikon
Return the National Parks to the Tribes
ht to @kottkefeed for the link
An Indymedia Genesis Story
by Sascha Meinrath
"What I do for variable spacing, & this is a hack if I ever heard of one,
is tiny transparent gifs of different pixel widths. You can easily
create a small catalogue of a couple different sizes & paste in the
image tags in whatever combination necessary to give you the spacing
needed." - @memexikon
Sat, 11 Jan 1997 http://writing.upenn.edu/epc/poetics/archive/logs/txt/1997_01.txt
getting targeted ads for this beautiful keyboard and I’m like ok I don’t actually mind thanks
https://worklouder.cc is its website
Woah I just discovered that you take any collection (of audio) on archive.org and subscribe to an rss feed version of it in a podcast player/podcatcher!
heres a rss link for the one I just tried with if you want to try yourself https://archive.org/services/collection-rss.php?collection=noise-arch
found a random audio cassette on archive.org (with the metadata not transcribed) featuring Woody Vasulka
though its also on https://www.discogs.com/Various-Tellus-The-Audio-Cassette-Magazine-17-Video-Arts-Music/release/2449167 thought @palomakop might enjoy. I really like the cover art...
nam june paik - a work for radio 📻 https://datworm.bandcamp.com/album/nam-june-paik-a-work-for-radio
One of the most curious things about White's 1973 post is when it's talking about what happens when hosts on the ARPANET change their name/mnemonic. It is eerily similar to discussion on the fediverse about account migration and/or instance migration!
"It seems to me necessary that a host have the option of changing its host name. [...] I think I understand some of the unpleasant implications [...] but it seems necessary nonetheless."
I just discovered randomly that there is someone who shares my first name (Zon, which is for Liaizon) who worked with Bob Moog and also released an album the year I was born, and then later released some work with a person who also released a bunch of music by my parents
Issues regarding poduptime and diasp.org
hey @onan is the "J.R. Bob Dobbs and the Church of the SubGenius" movie available to watch for free anywhere? I saw it was listed to watch for "free" on VUDO but when I clicked it it asked me to login with my Walmart account lol
the personal instance of Liaizon Wakest