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TIL2: Doing so will cause the pot to emit a rather lovely light just prior to emitting smoke.

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TIL1: A potentiometer should not be put in series with a 12v motor.

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I finished my stint as a Mozilla Fellow and now I'm relaunching my Patreon with a focus on, well, fixing social media.

This means I'm going to continue my concerted work trying to make the fediverse a better place, in the form of best practice guides for running instances, external advocacy, and technical tutorials and training so that more people can contribute software to the fediverse at large.

You can read a partial summary of my work so far at my new Patreon page!

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i'm not a scruffy old cowboy, shirt torn and missing buttons, trudging through waist-high chaparral looking for a lost calf, far from camp at sundown, not knowing that i'm lost, as loud hungry howls ring out from all around, i just play 1 on t.v.

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Added some screen door wheels as tensioners to my parade bot. Maybe going to work?

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