All posts tagged freedom

Dead Poets Society - (1989 movie) poster

Entertainment > Movies >

(on Wikipedia)

A coming of age story of a class of students learning poetry in an unorthodox way.

While I recommend and like this, it not great.

Something about it makes it feel somehow inelegant or simple, perhaps even predictable. Perhaps it stood out in its era, and it caught me at an impressionable moment for my first viewing, but as I watch it again it doesn't grab me much at all. I think this would be weakly-mandatory for creating a well-rounded movie-learning experience in someone young.

Continue Reading


Linux distributions + Slackware and Salix >

(on Wikipedia)

A (the) Free/Libre version of Slackware.

  • 2016-03-31 - They're using Slackware 14.1, so they're alive now. I'm not interested in checking them out though.
  • 2015-05-15 - This was dormant/discontinued for some time and has only just starting to awaken. Nearly-non-existent community. Obviously needs love. "KISS" is for developers not users. Not enough magic.

Continue Reading