Pinned toot

Same pinned post I use over on twitter but for now will do until I create a generic for all platforms.

Daily quote:
“Conformity is the jailer of freedom and the enemy of growth.”
— John F. Kennedy

You know a knife has seen some abuse when you have to recut the edge then hone it back.
Since I'm doing all the blade work figured I might as well refinish the handle too--this is coat one of linseed oil.

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Although it is extremely unlikely that the fears of governmental tyranny which gave rise to the Second Amendment will ever be a major danger to our nation, the Amendment still remains an important declaration of our basic civilian-military relationships, in which every citizen must be ready to participate in the defense of his country. For that reason, I believe the Second Amendment will always be important.”
—John F. Kennedy

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“By calling attention to ‘a well regulated militia’, the ‘security’ of the nation, and the right of each citizen ‘to keep and bear arms’, our founding fathers recognized the essentially civilian nature of our economy.
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“A boy spends his time finding a girl to sleep with, a real man spends his time looking for the one worth waking up to.”
—John F. Kennedy

“Power tends to corrupt, and absolute power corrupts absolutely. Great men are almost always bad men.”
—John Emerich Edward Dalberg-Acton

“Never be surprised at the crumbling of an idol or the disclosure of a skeleton”
—John Chimeric Edward Dalberg-Acton

Well, the camera is a bust.
Supposed to have: wide, medium, and narrow, field of view but the differences are negligable.
Supposed to be 20 megapixel with ultra 4k video, nope my 16 mp phone takes better pictures and video.

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“You painted a naked woman because you enjoy looking at her, put a mirror in her hand and you called the painting “Vanity,” thus morally condemning the woman whose nakedness you had depicted for your own pleasure.”
—John Berger, Ways of Seeing

Well, I opted to mount a pipe to the wall and use the handlebar mount to hold the camera. Looks like it will work but may have to adjust the mount hieght.
Now I just have to figure out camera functions. 😕

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Once I have that worked out I can work out video editing and begin uploading to video hosts.
Stay tuned, I'll get there

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“It's slander to say my troubles come from chasing women. They begin when I catch them.' — John Barrymore

Trying to figure out camera mounting for the new video channel. Quite the challange.

“Be approximately right, rather than exactly wrong.”
—John Tukey

🤖 Mars has a visitor: #Perservance

after a 472 million kilometer journey, #Nasa 's robotic vehicle landed safely and as scheduled on #Mars.

But did you know that the underlying program #code is based on a multi-platform compatible #opensource #framework called F' (F Prime)?

github.com/nasa/fprime

#science #opensource #robot
#programming #c++

"When it gets down to having to use violence, then you are playing the system’s game. The establishment will irritate you—pull your beard, flick your face—to make you fight. Because once they’ve got you violent, then they know how to handle you.”
—John Lennon

“Of all things you choose in life you don’t get to choose what your nightmares are you don’t pick them they pick you.”
—John Irving

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