Gay Star Trek opinions Show more
So I like the Stamets character, and anyone who says a bad word about Anthony Rapp can go pon farr themselves
But I am so completely *done* with everyone telling me over and over that a Respectable Gay Couple is the Correct Way to do queer representation
It's: "gay people, just look like people" thing all over again
And the funny thing about the sentence "gay people, just look like people" is that if you say it enough, it becomes a command
I am so excited for this upcoming symposium that we're hosting at McGill #bioethics
ST Disco spoil Show more
Also, there's a whole story arc in Enterprise that deals with Klingons and why some have forehead ridges and some don't and why some don't, but then do later
ST Disco spoil Show more
From the AV Club review of Disco finale:
> the writers realized they had no idea what do with his character or with the supposed groundbreaking technology they’d invented to justify his existence.
Okay so umm Klingons being modified to look human was already in canon (Darvin in The Trouble with Tribbles)
You only get to nitpick if you get the details right, AV Club
Sharing my media collection with friends:
- rsync/scp/ftp is fragile for big files, firewall/NAT problems
- #bittorrentsync went payware
- #dropbox / #onedrive / #icloud are payware at this scale (and evil)
- #bittorrent needs manual creation of torrent files, no browsing
- #retroshare has no ipv6; linux crashes
- #syncthing isn't made for this, fiddly settings needed to avoid accidentally propagating deletes.
- #nextcloud not made for this, PITA to install, firewall issues.
Téléfrançais was produced by TVOntario, a publicly-funded TV station
I wonder if that means it's in the Public Domain
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