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Fun fact, I don't agree with every single one of your opinions (🤯). And I respect each of you.

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What I just posted, with the content-warning, was really a social experiment. So

religion, God 

(This was a social experiment)

In this toot, did you expect a theological hot-take? An attempt to push some particular faith on you? An offer for "spiritual cleansing"?

My dudes, not gonna happen. I don't care if you're an atheist. Invent your own religion; not my business.

I'll let you do your thing. Just let everyone else do theirs.

I've been gravitating towards recently. Anyone have a new favorite language?

I'm looking for an introductory guide to GPG, as it pertains to the average developer. Eg. how to make a keypair, where to store it, and when to use it.

about typical racial/ethnic categorization 

If you want to know whether I'm under- or over- privileged, ask me some other way. Don't judge me based on the color of my skin.

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about typical racial/ethnic categorization 

That just means it's easier for me to get a sunburn.

It doesn't imply my level of income, my life experiences, or even how often a police officer stops me for no good reason.

The fact is, I am neither Anglo-Saxon nor Scandinavian. I have just as much in common with those races as Rosa Parks and Martin Luther King, Jr.

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about typical racial/ethnic categorization 

I don't like putting "white" down as my "ethnicity". Speaking biologically, my skin tone is definitely lighter than the skin of many people with African-American heritage.

In today's episode of "Seen on birdsite"...

Brought to you by Ethan Marcotte, a web pioneer who incidentally started the "responsive web-design" movement.

I love minimalist design, because I can use emoji instead of icons. Lots of emoji.

Is GitHub's UI too friendly?


People seem to expect source code to introduce them to the project, instead of simply making the program run.

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#OpenSource #opinions #documentation

: I'm moving to I love @kev and the fosstodon crowd. It's been a wild ride, and it was a great introduction to . I hope to meet more great people over there. Old toots will stay where they are.

Added to my list of - "cross-platform apps" which don't have any linux download.

Take a deep breath. Don't let my way of thinking ruin your day. Stay focused.

Hey !
I'm Samuel Roland, a student developer and I love free and open-source software ! I'm the kind of person who has too many ideas all the time.

I'm passionate about development (so many crazy tools we can create!), the opensource maintainers, free licenses, community building, and programming best practices.

I need to learn a lot and improve my skills in different areas. Here, I would like to share my side projects, my enjoyments during my learnings, recommendations, ...

In the past 12 hours, I have received 6 separate emails offering jobs or web-design/seo packages.

Someone please tell me it's one jerk, who will get bored soon. I really don't want this to continue endlessly.

Related, don't be surprised if they hit back harder.
An important message does not necessitate a brutal medium.

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It's not your fault if someone else hit first. But it's your fault if you hit back.

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