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    • Gary Wright II
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      Oh shit! I just realized I forgot to attend my Procrastinators Anonymous meeting today.😱 But that's okay... I'll just put it off until next week! 🙄👍🤣 #ItsOkayToNotBeOkay 💜 #selfcare

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                  • Gary Wright II
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                    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
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                          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...

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                            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...

                              • Gary Wright II
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                                Jellyfin Media Server - I've been waiting for a feature-rich open source/free solution! Here's a tutorial on how to use Jellyfin with a Raspberry Pi, but you can also install it on other... more...

                                • Gary Wright II
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                                  Tapping Out! Last week while I was playing with a 7 year old, the kid said a phrase that I am going to surely adopt. The kid said, "I am no longer willing to accept this challenge!" which reminded me to only focus my efforts and attention to where I... more...

                                  • Gary Wright II
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                                    Apathy is KILLING us literally! In the last election cycle, my current home county of Marshall County, Alabama had 76.6% of registered voters choose NOT to exercise their sacred right to vote. That's 50,000 voices being silent while so many other... 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

                                          "Sand Batteries" are brilliant! 🤯 The planet has no shortage of sand, and through research scientists will reduce the 100 ton requirement per silo. Storing heat with sand is an example of a green energy strategy using existing... 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
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                                              "How to be Hopeless" by Carlos Maza is something everyone should bookmark, and then find an hour of time to watch and think about. He talks about the book "Plague" by Albert Camus, but with modern day comparisons. Brilliant and... 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 created the group Struggler
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                                                        Gary Wright II published a blog post Series Dedication in the group Leelah!
                                                        Series Dedication
                                                        The animated series "Leelah!" is dedicated to the real Leelah in hopes of fulfilling her last wish, but is not related to her life.
                                                        • Abilitator
                                                          Abilitator published a blog post Tips for an Effortless Move to Anderson
                                                          Helpful tips for an effortless move to Anderson, South Carolina.
                                                          • Gary Wright II
                                                            Gary Wright II posted to Microblog

                                                            As Exhibit A to support my proclamation that Stray Kids is the best boy band EVER in history, here's Slump recorded by The F1rst Take (which if you've never been in a recording studio, you have no idea the terror/talent involved in a one take... more...

                                                            • 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/