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@NickFreeman @RussSharek Just because you can learn how to fix something, and actually know how to fix something, doesn't mean you want to spend the time fixing it.

My day job i try to fix things all day. At home, I want it to "just work".

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I work at as a process engineer.

about semiconductor processing.

(I will not be answering questions about CPU design specifically, but about semiconductor processing in general)

I think I figured out what I hate about modern TV shows:

They suffer from a lack of "Get to the point"

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I love XKCD 

Happened upon this oldie. Still relevant

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Every time I get an unsolicited text message asking to buy my house, I up the asking price, waiting for someone to accept.

Currently up to about 3 mega Euros.

(I'm in Arizona)


Don't get me wrong, I like Protonmail, and I like my current provider Mailfence, but I wonder if they will still be around in 5 years.

It's less of an issue for me to change email addresses, since I use my own domain, and I can change providers if needed. My risk model is domain name theft or gov't seizure, and if the latter happens I'm probably in deep shit to begin with.

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Serious responses only please, and let's ignore privacy for sake of argument.

Are there any email providers these days besides Google and Microsoft that are NOT at risk of going belly up or having their email systems utterly collapse?

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@matt brb, going to go mint this on the block chain

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Giving a try over VS .

Not sure I like it yet, but I'll give it a fair shake.

According to Europeans, the number one thing that America contributes to society is... 

...good Mexican food.

Not gonna lie, sometimes I feel that way too.

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Apparently the "old guy" hill that I will die upon is the "these kids don't know how to computer anymore".

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@ajroach42 Oh *** great; now I'm going to go to bed with the Muppet's theme tune in my head....

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@kingannoy this Star Dynamic field phone was in the hackerspace junk pile and I wish I had a good application for it.


I think I finally found my favorite Bible verse

Proverbs 17:16

Why should fools have money in hand to buy wisdom, when they are not able to understand it?

NFTs and cryptocurrency 

Something something fools something something money something something parted

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