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Today I learned that Germany is a divided nation.
There is Aldi Nord and Aldi Sud.
I'm trying to store metadata tags outside a media file's storage (because I'll then be re-applying them).
When it's one file, it's fine, but when it's multiple files, then I have to do really funky things like create per file folders and things.
I still think that's ultimately better than the text files, but it get gnarly.
Brett Kavanaugh argued in 2000, in his defense of Bush in Bush v. Gore, that ballots received after the election day in Florida had to be counted. Now he just wrote an argument for blocking that very thing from happening in Wisconsin with a very dubious legal rationale he's written up.
They're already gearing up to help steal the election in key races--watch the Wisconsin and Nevada legal cases especially
@thufie States collapsing don't often result in a lot of safety for regular people, even in comparison to the system now.
You probably heard @RIAA used #DMCA to get @microsoft's @GitHub to remove youtube-dl, but did you know Microsoft funds RIAA as a member? We call on Microsoft (& any organizations who purports to support #FOSS) to resign from RIAA in protest.
Freshme... oh wait n/m :(
The truth is that you're both correct but in different ways.
Art that takes an enormous upfront expenditure, like a blockbuster summer superhero movie can't easily be made without restrictions that copyright affords.
On the other hand, those same distributors have a commercial interest in selecting material that they prefer.
It's very similar to FLOSS software differs from proprietary software.
The funding model effects what kind of work is produced.
I'm a big Alan Watts fan and personally believe in the Brahman model of the universe.
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