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    • Gary Wright II
      Gary Wright II posted to Microblog in the group LGBTQ

      Banned Books - The majority of books being banned are #LGBTQ+, so I'm grateful for Them for compiling a list. My local #library in #Guntersville, #Alabama created a display of banned books.... more...

      • Gary Wright II
        Gary Wright II posted to Microblog in the group Geek Food

        Windows 11 Hack - You can't move windows between virtual desktops directly yet (AFAIK), but you can open the Task View and then move applications to the desired desktop from there. First, open “Task View” [Win+Tab key] and focus the desktop with... more...

        • Gary Wright II
          Gary Wright II posted to Microblog in the group Geek Food

          su vs. sudo - Since converting all of my servers to Ubuntu, I mostly use sudo. But there are advantages/disadvantages to both commands. Do you know the difference between the usage of the two? Here's one opinion, but choose which works best for your... more...

          • Gary Wright II
            Gary Wright II posted to Microblog in the group Geek Food

            Geek Food 🖥️: More years ago than I'd like to admit, Bruce Eckel with "Thinking in Java" got me started with #Java. But tech and programming languages evolve, and I've migrated all but one app from Java to #Python. "Thinking in Python" is on my... more...

            • Gary Wright II
              Gary Wright II posted to Microblog in the group Geek Food

              Quantum Physics - Neutrons and protons are made of three quarks each that are "ordinary" matter, but there are tetraquarks and pentaquarks that are "exotic" matter. The way they decay is special, so a new theory of physics is now... more...

              • Gary Wright II
                Gary Wright II posted to Microblog in the group Activism Resources

                Books UnBanned 🇺🇸 - The Brooklyn Public Library through a teen-led initiative is giving every teen in the USA free access to all of the banned books. The banned list of texts also makes a great reading list for finding Black and LGBTQ+ authors and... more...

                • Gary Wright II
                  Gary Wright II published a blog post The American Dream in the group Activism Resources
                  The American Dream
                  The American Dream relies on all three branches of government to uphold the United States Constitution, the Bill of Rights, as well as all case law.
                  • Gary Wright II
                    Gary Wright II posted to Microblog in the group Computer Graphics & Animation

                    The HUMAN realistic 3D portrait courses using Blender by Kent Trammel at CG Cookie are incredible!
                    https://cgcookie.com/

                    • Gary Wright II
                      Gary Wright II posted to Microblog in the group Geek Food

                      Geek Food - My productivity relies on automation of things. I love #Python and I use Anaconda daily. Here's a great tutorial on how to build a 🐍CLI app to get weather reports that's good for beginners or those coming from another programming... more...

                      • Gary Wright II
                        Gary Wright II posted to Microblog in the group Geek Food

                        Geek Food - One of my favorite new features in Python v3.10 is structural pattern matching. Very powerful! 🤯 PEP636 is a good tutorial on how to use it:
                        https://www.python.org/dev/peps/pep-0636/

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                        • Gary Wright II
                          Gary Wright II created the group Goat Hill Good Trouble Gang
                          A group of like-minded individuals in Montgomery, Alabama who believe in Equal Justice Under Law and the fight for the full equality and dignity of all people.
                          • Gary Wright II
                            Gary Wright II posted to Microblog in the group LGBTQ

                            Banned Books - The majority of books being banned are #LGBTQ+, so I'm grateful for Them for compiling a list. My local #library in #Guntersville, #Alabama created a display of banned books.... more...

                            • Gary Wright II
                              Gary Wright II posted to Microblog

                              Overton Window -or- "Fractured Realities"
                              Methinks we should no longer view USA as one widening Overton Window, but as two separate ones. As the right falls off a cliff into fascism, it's upon those of us who are still sane to keep a majority... more...

                              • Gary Wright II
                                Gary Wright II posted to Microblog

                                For-Profit Rehabs -or- "No good deed goes unpunished!"
                                I made mistake of publishing URL of drug rehab facility on my suicide prevention page. Now I'm getting inundated with for-profit rehabs to the point I've pulled all listings down and only list... more...

                                • Gary Wright II
                                  Gary Wright II posted to Microblog

                                  My Metaphor for Misplaced Hate: Many people hate Goldenrod because they think it causes their allergies. But that pollen is too large and sticky to become easily airborne, so it's usually not the cause of most people's suffering. Think of all the... more...

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                                      • Gary Wright II
                                        Gary Wright II posted to Microblog

                                        Creating Alternate Worlds - Using Generative Adversarial Networks (GAN), we're able to "teach" computers to generate realistic derivatives of things that already exist. The website "This X does not exist" highlights many fascinating... more...

                                        • Gary Wright II
                                          Gary Wright II posted to Microblog

                                          Webb Space Telescope's First Images - 🤯🤯🤯
                                          https://www.nasa.gov/webbfirstimages

                                          • Gary Wright II
                                            Gary Wright II posted to Microblog in the group Geek Food

                                            Windows 11 Hack - You can't move windows between virtual desktops directly yet (AFAIK), but you can open the Task View and then move applications to the desired desktop from there. First, open “Task View” [Win+Tab key] and focus the desktop with... more...