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Khan Academy is an online education tool. It does not lead into any degree, just into some reasonable capability.

It isn't perfect, but it is certainly a good start to get you the basics and as a tool to hone your skills for a real-world class.

.. but the problem is.. how do you get the most out of it when it's all you have/do?

Perhaps this applies elsewhere, but my bias for this writing is with their website.

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Why aren't there many geese here?

Well, I tend to make friends with people like me. People that do the same things as me and are interested in the same things as me. That's just how things work. Isn't that how you work? Aren't your friends mostly geese?

So I brought my friends, who are mostly ducks. So here we have mostly ducks. Most of the other people who were interested enough to come were also ducks, who brought mostly other ducks. Ducks share the same interests as ducks.

The question is, then, why didn't you bring any geese?

You came alone then blamed me for .. what.. not bringing your friends?

Why were you interested and your friends weren't?

You asked me a question you would be the expert at answering.

"The Chalkening" is a thing where people draw chalk messages in support of Donald Trump's 2016 United States presidency campaign.

Opponents retorted with fake-PTSD -style reactions, and use words like "troll", "hate" and "violence". Because of chalk.

I have to go see a therapist because I saw some chalk in a certain pattern. It was horrifying! Freedom is bad, take it away from everyone (but me of course). -- Horrible homilies

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