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Massive threat to the existence of Emacs

smitty_one_each (243267) writes | about 2 years ago

User Journal 8
Run now, but be careful, or some optic may interpret your motion as a gesture. #FEAR
Run now, but be careful, or some optic may interpret your motion as a gesture. #FEAR

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Disable the app store (1)

fustakrakich (1673220) | about 2 years ago | (#42085057)

Your kid reaches for the screen, and you will have bought a container full of Hello Kitty watches.

Re:Disable the app store (1)

smitty_one_each (243267) | about 2 years ago | (#42088275)


*waves hands, wiggles toes, touches forehead* (1)

Qzukk (229616) | about 2 years ago | (#42085125)

*wiggles fingers, nods three times, puts foot behind head*
*crosses eyes, wiggles right ear and left eyebrow, touches tongue to elbow*
*crane pose*

This post generated entirely using EMACS M-x gnuvision

Re:*waves hands, wiggles toes, touches forehead* (1)

smitty_one_each (243267) | about 2 years ago | (#42088291)

Suddenly, everybody looks like a baseball manager.

Been waiting for this (1)

Marxist Hacker 42 (638312) | about 2 years ago | (#42093865)

Ever since I read _Robots of Dawn_ as a kid- Gladia Delmarre had a similar interface for giving orders to her robotic servants that she imported from Solaria. Having a TI/99-4A with a 40-key keyboard and funky function and control combinations for a lot of characters, this seemed like heaven.

In reality, it's just a modern version of a macro keyboard though- and I suspect, in the long run, will be equally useful (less).

Re:Been waiting for this (1)

smitty_one_each (243267) | about 2 years ago | (#42094701)

Expanding upon your point, no amount of technology can overcome lack of talent.

Wait, what? (1)

damn_registrars (1103043) | about 2 years ago | (#42094523)

You didn't blame this on Obama in any way, shape, or form. Are you feeling OK?

Re:Wait, what? (1)

smitty_one_each (243267) | about 2 years ago | (#42094741)

He didn't do that! Somebody else did! What's the point in blaming a mediocre guy who's just plucking the fruit of statism that others planted?
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