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Prince, Guitar 

@TheGibson He could play better than anyone on that stage, backwards, in heels.

Prince, Guitar 

Everybody remembers Prince for amazing songwriting and performances.... but this is what I admired most about his work.

He was a shredder that could put anyone to shame.

youtu.be/CdfMh8QgJjA?t=186

absolutely losing it over this pull request: "fix original typesetter's errors to reproduce cummings' manuscript"

github.com/ee-cummings-archive

any recommendations on a metronome app in f-droid that can do subdivisions and add accents?

@djsundog
recognize these people in your personal life and encourage them! it is challenging to put a metric to the unquantifiable, but if you recognize their gifts, being supportive goes a long way.

I've used OpenOffice/LibreOffice for a long time, but it's always been kind of heavy—I mostly persisted because I needed to deal with M$Word docs and it does very well at that

I need that a lot less now, and when I do, I can use the web version. Looking for a good, styles-based word processor that's a lot lighter than LibreOffice but has good Open Document Format support. Any suggestions #lazyweb?

Bonus points if it runs on both Linux (I use xfce or openbox under Xorg) and macOS without too much hassle. Linux is required, macOS is a nice to have.

I am in need of a reasonably high quality photo printer with a reasonable ink cost to performance ratio.

What'cha got?

Is there an ecotank printer that works well for photos?

The Computer Literacy Project Archive has searchable annotation of every program and segment - and the video too.

clp.bbcrewind.co.uk/explore?q=

(Hopefully not geoblocked)

@vfrmedia @Jo @djsundog @bcallah

Hello. I need some #research #help.

In the 1980s (1990s?), there was at least one TV show (I believe in the UK) where part of the programme was dedicated to transmitting #games via audio to viewers, to be recorded (to cassette, I suppose) locally and then could be played at home on their computers.

If you know the name of the show I'm talking about, or any TV show that experimented with data transmission, please let me know!

Boosts appreciated.

I noticed Zxyaat's fronds glowing green, a sign they were fascinated.
"What's up?"
"You were humming a song."
"Sorry, I do that when I think."
"I like it."
"Well, I'm not very good."
"Good? You humans sing, dance, make art and music when you are. You don't need to be good to be."
#MicroFiction #TootFic #SmallStories

Wow I love this: today is the launch of the e. e. cummings free poetry archive! A project that shows what we can do when works enter the public domain.

cummings.ee/

Behind the scenes notes: twitter.com/palewire/status/13

uhhhhhhhh in all my excitement about spiritbox on Friday apparently I missed that Garbage dropped a single(!!) from their upcoming album(!!!!) and it's called "No Gods No Masters" (!!!!!!!!!!!) youtube.com/watch?v=PXZB-YiYIa

@djsundog my great grandmother did music lessons, she had a harp and an organ herself, but she'd teach you any instrument... right after teaching herself, if she hadn't already crammed for a prior student

okay, tomorrow starts early in Sundogistan.

I'm sure I'll be in and out in the morning for coffee as usual.

:blobpats:

1986 Puma shoes that connect to your "Apple IIE, Commodore 64 or 128 or IBM PC Computer"

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