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    • Gary Wright II

      Geek Food: I use silly memory aids.
      Example: Python data types - brackets vs. parenthesis
      L as in List is half a square, and [ is half a square, so a List uses brackets:
      my_list = [1,2,3]

      If I said "Yer' Tuple is showing!" you'd guess Tuples...More

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        Cyberwar: I hope y'all updated ALL of your software in the past week. Have you made data backups?
        You should have AT LEAST three copies:
        1. Local Backup (a different hard drive)
        2. Local Secure (in a fire safe)
        3. Off-site Secure (in a secure...More

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          Geek Food: In recent years we've gotten distribution package managers to resolve tedious conflicts like "sudo apt upgrade" and even self-updating distros like "conda update conda" - so what's the next step for geeky civilization???🤔
          > computer...More

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            The "Slate of Hate" is back! I just got an email from @tnequality and lots of discriminatory legislation is being introduced (yet again):
            1) License to discriminate
            2) Trans bathroom
            3) Trans athletes

            The US Senate must pass the...More

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              Me (writing screenplay): I wonder how far I can push the envelope???🤔

              The Universe: A South Park marathon comes on.🤔

              Me: Oh, we gonna' burn the damn envelope!!!🔥✉️🔥

              <pauses>

              Me: We'll just have to hire some really good...More

              • Gary Wright II

                Failed Hollywood Pitches:

                Me: "A college stoner finds a bag of magical marijuana. It's called: Harry Pothead and the Chamber Pot of Secrets!"

                Media Exec:"I'm pretty sure JK Rowling would sue for that one! And do you know what a chamber pot is?!

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                  Failed Hollywood Pitches:

                  Me: "We'll do a mashup of music🎵, food🍕, & lots of drama🎥!
                  The Hungry American Idol Games.
                  David Archuleta has to arm wrestle RyanSeacrest for a cheeseburger.🍔"

                  Media Executive: "Who the hell is Ryan...More

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                    Failed Hollywood Pitches:

                    Me: "It's a series called the Elderly Housewives of Hollywood Hills that follows five retired actors who reside in a nursing home that is wired with cameras🎥!"

                    Media Executive: "Hard pass."🤔

                    • Gary Wright II

                      Geeks: My brain🧠 experiences a stack overflow from time to time, so I'm always grateful to find good programming cheat sheets. Here are some helpful ones for Python, Numpy, Pandas, and R programming🤓:
                      http://www.datasciencefree.com/cheatsheets.html

                      • Gary Wright II

                        The US House of Representatives has just PASSED BOTH Articles of #Impeachment for Donald #Trump:
                        Article #1: 230 to 197 (1 PRES / 3 NV)
                        Article #2: 229 to 198 (1 PRES / 3 NV)

                        Happy #ImpeachmentDay America!!!

                        • Gary Wright II

                          The US House of Representatives has just PASSED the first Articles of #Impeachment for Donald #Trump:
                          Article #1: 230 to 197 (1 PRES / 3 NV)
                          Article #2: (that vote is next!)
                          He is only the third President in history to be #impeached (Nixon resigne

                          • Gary Wright II

                            An article on Psychology Today entitled "This Is Why Ghosting Hurts so Much"😭💔
                            https://www.psychologytoday.com/us/blog/living-forward/201511/is-why-ghosting-hurts-so-much

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                              Enjoy! 🚀🥳🍾🎉

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                                Karl Marx Capital lectures by David Harvey. Communist Manifesto was the quickest but not best route. Democratic Socialism will take longer, but it is the right way to go! #DSA #DemSocialist https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC9qzXVDKmBdbTlID3HLHe9QMore
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                                  Geek Food: My favorite and most often used #GoogleAssistant phrase is: "Ok Google, remember where I parked." There's also icon on @googlemaps that does same (tap the blue location dot, then tap Save Parking), but it's easier to just say the phrase.More
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