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Back in November, we learned that Disney had pulled a breathtakingly criminal wage-theft manuever on one of science-fiction's most beloved authors, Allan Dean Foster, an elderly cancer-patient caring for his sick wife.

pluralistic.net/2020/11/19/dis

Foster is the bestselling author of some of the most successful movie novelizations ever, from the first STAR WARS novel to ALIENS novels and more.

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Time for another biased poll.

Do you know what CC and BCC stand for in eMail without having to look it up?

I would appreciate it if you boosted this toot. :-)

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Oh, a post by developers talking about their new stuff, that's the perfect place to complain about some random padding issue

- too many blokes on the internet

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It's funny: I hear elementary criticized for building all their own apps, and for repackaging the work of others.

These are both facts, but when cast as criticisms they seem contradictory. Are you dismissing their efforts or not?

The facade's almost entirely their own work, but they stand on the shoulders of giants like GNOME, Linux, & GNU.

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AAARGGHH why does wl-copy now copy Richt Text? The best feature was that it doesn't. Can I disable it?
#wayland #linux #bsd

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Brave blocking privacy-respecting stats is especially ironic given that their web browser literally tracks everything you do on the web, uploads profiles of you, and then explicitly and literally sells your attention to an ad network.

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BEFORE ANYONE DELETES FACEBOOK WATCH THIS VIDEO. It will show how to do it properly
youtube.com/watch?v=Z4p8Tkx1N5

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