broke. There is a way to use the keyboard as a mouse in Accessibility. But you can't access that option without a mouse...

Want to throw away the phone, disappear off the internet and probably never come back. Only, I don't know where I'll find any social interaction if I do so.

I work in IT which is the reason this house has:

- mechanical windows
- mechanical door locks
- no Alexa/HomeKit/Google
- no Internet connected thermostats, lamps, or whatnots
- a dumb TV
- wall switches for lights

Aww man, I couldn't figure out the command-line ways to all files into a single without A) archiving each file in a folder into a .gz of its own, or B) without keeping the entire directory structure (which would reveal my username [!!]).

But just let me compress by selecting the files and right-clicking. Not the Way but oh well, whatever works, right?

there's like this speech jammer toy that pops up every so often that replays your voice back into your headphones whenever you try and talk and it's a really annoying, uncomfortable experience that makes you totally unable to keep talking

my brain does this literally whenever i get cut off midsentence or when like 3+ people are speaking at once and it seriously just makes me blank out for a few seconds

i sure wish it had a name so people wouldn't just tell me i'm being whiny when i'm hurting

I should be watching videos instead I'm down a rabbit hole of and i'm starting to think i've been listening to the wrong music my whole life...(ok maybe not that drastic but i've been missing out...)

Guess my next blog post might be music related.

So we have different kind of skin tones on #emoji, why can't I select a different slice of #pizza? I always get salami/pepperoni, but as a #vegetarian I never eat those

:blobcatrainbow: is "easy" if you stick to copy-pasting commands into the terminal:

Step 1, copy-paste: sudo apt-get install openvpn
2, copy-paste: sudo apt-get install network-manager-openvpn-gnome
3, copy-paste: sudo apt install resolvconf
4, copy-paste: sudo apt install -y openvpn dialog python3-pip python3-setuptools
5, copy-paste: sudo pip3 install protonvpn-cli
6: read instructions for what to type into the command-line to setup and login
7: setup
8: login

Mebz I lrn mor l8r?

@alciregi That was helpful, I found a free course for that and I can just skim the course materials. Thank You.

Mwahahaa! I feel so clean after installing and systematically purging my system of that abomination known as hooaaahh!!

Whoa, whoa! I almost got lost again in 's customization menus! Phew. :ablobspin:

When did begging for money online become socially acceptable?

this laptop (MNT Reform) and this phone (Purism Librem 5) have the same SoC (CPU/GPU/...), i.MX8M. and both run free and open source drivers and software. #FOSDEM2020

Since the introduction of the smart phone depression rates among teens has increased more than 60% and suicide rates have increased 56%.

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That doctors had been inadvertently causing a rise in peanut allergies by telling parents to avoid giving infants peanuts. They discovered Israeli babies are very low risk because of the popularity of the peanut snack Bamba in Israel.

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