Flowers. Plucking the very symbol of fertility. Giving, as an expression of love, death.
Gutting enslaved clams to give pearls.
Blowing the top off of mountains, burning the coal, to give a diamond ring.
Gotta fucking love humans.
Gotta fucking love, humans.
This is yet another unfinished piece. I've been thinking of some of these ideas on and off for some years, and some of it may make it into the fiction I'm writing.
If I had not a regular time machine, but some magical one, would I do with it?
I say magical because I imagine completing fairly vague and complex goals not achievable as myself simply going back and performing whatever action.
What could I accomplish? What would I do?
todo - I'm not currently using my cubietruck for this purpose
I do have it working as a GUI app, which isn't difficult. I don't have it working as a daemon. It's not readily available, and I haven't done the research to figure this shit out.
See also Transmission on the Raspberry Pi (Raspbian).
I probably had more in mind for this article, but as it sat around for a very long time, I'm kicking it out the door.
People have a habit of agreeing a point with "sounds right".
That's an extremely credulous attitude.
This is yet another article that sat around as a draft for far too long. I'm pushing it out, it seems alright to me.
The problem with big guys picking on little guys is that the little ones play by different rules.
When reacting, the little guy has no choice but to go straight to asymmetric warfare. In the case of anti-culture corporate actions, by far the most effective tool has been the Streisand effect.
So when an individual's specific action is threatened, that action is given over to the swarm. The threat turns the snake into a hydra.