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Hey, I didn't even think to use tags. Check out this thread if you want to see photos of my collection! It includes a , , , and machines :)

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My name is Andrew and I run 68kmentat.com
I'm interested in and , particularly consoles, computers, 8-bits, and Tandy-Radioshack computers.

I try to learn electronics and programming in my free time, but those projects move very slowly.

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hey y'all who good with cooking and words describe what leek greens taste like and list some greens that have comparable cooking times. thanks

"Criterion has taken down paywalls on essential African American Cinema. You can now watch them FOR FREE. No excuses.

👏🏽WATCH👏🏽BLACK👏🏽FILMS👏🏽"

"My personal favorites would be: BLACK PANTHERS, LOSING GROUND, PORTRAIT OF JASON, DAUGHTERS OF THE DUST, and DOWN IN THE DELTA -- also all by female filmmakers."

twitter.com/bbcgarcia/status/1

are there any car-owning friends in the seattle area who might be able to help us move in a month or so

Libraries have never needed permission to lend books, but publishers are trying to change that in their suit against the Internet Archive techdirt.com/articles/20200604

theory: system of a down has aged incredibly well because all of their lyrics read exactly like posts you would read on the tl

exhibit 1: my cock is much bigger than yours. my cock can walk right through the door.
exhibit 2: revolution, the only solution, the armed response of an entire nation. we've taken all your shit, now it's time for restitution

So, are any of you fans without a home comics store, that would be willing to keep a pick list with our coffee shop, to have shipped to you?

I'd do free shipping on orders of 5 books or more, and would ship each week or each month at your option.

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uspol, jobs 

US federal gov has been giving native tribes ridiculously short timelines for submitting complex paperwork for receiving COVID funding, while tribal leaders go "we can't deal with your white bullshit during a pandemic"

as a result, almost no funding has been distributed yet

indianz.com/News/2020/06/04/an

come on y'all when folk engaged in resistance ask for help identifying fascists you gotta boost that shit if you can't give an answer.

is the proud boy (or related) look du jour still high white socks with bright white sneakers?

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26-year-old indigenous woman Chantel Moore was fatally shot by police in "New Brunswick, Canada" yesterday morning during a wellness check (where cops detain "random" people or enter their homes to "take their temperature" (beat and murder them)

cbc.ca/news/canada/new-brunswi

“Facing a slew of media requests asking about how protests might be a risk for COVID-19 transmission, a group of infectious disease experts at the University of Washington, with input from other colleagues, drafted a collective response. In an open letter published Sunday, they write that “protests against systemic racism, which fosters the disproportionate burden of COVID-19 on Black communities and also perpetuates police violence, must be supported.”

slate.com/technology/2020/06/p

putting a list together of stuff that i should have learned in high school, but if it had been taught, any one of my high school history teachers would have been fired the next day just for teaching it, even if they only used government documents as source material:

-assassination of Fred Hampton
-1921 Tulsa massacre
-MOVE bombing
-FBI letter to MLK telling him to kill himself

Hilariously silly product release by sega. $50 for an unnecessarily tiny micro Game Gear that comes with 4 pre loaded games and not designed to allow loading any additional games. Also, they are making a magnifier clip on instead of just making it a little bigger.

while we're at it, we should disband the military as well

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