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Obafemi Martins has shown a tendency to score memorable, high-quality goals since his arrival in Major League Soccer, and he added to that reputation at Dick's Sporting Goods Park on Saturday nigh
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This is a weird experience. I have an interactive Bash Shell running in an Ubuntu Docker (https://www.docker.com/tryit/) container that was installed with Ansible (http://www.ansible.com/home) on a Vagrant (https://www.vagrantup.com/) Ubuntu VM using VirtualBox on my MacBook. It's kind of like Inception for operating systems.  

Now that I've got to this point I need to back up a bit and figure out how to actually run an apache server in the docker container, instead of a bash shell. 

And then I need to back up and figure out how to get Ansible to create said apache server in Docker and then tear it down again.  

I think I could get used to these 3 tools (Ansible, Vagrant, and Docker) though. The ease of creating and destroying test environments is pretty cool and the automation aspects of Ansible are very promising, especially since they don't require a client to be installed on the managed machines, just the controller. 
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This animation of how Space X wants their Falcon Heavy rockets to work, eventually returning to the launchpad is pretty cool.  
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I've been hoping #gamergate would go away, and people could just enjoy their games again, but it hasn't. This sums it up pretty well. Games journalism is pretty broken, but nothing that is being done in this "movement" has anything to do with it. I have not seen any legitimate discussion of journalistic ethics from members that condemn the death threats or the unacceptable behavior that has characterized it. As the man says, if you want to do good community work, you'd be better off starting your own movement rather than joining the KKK since everything you do will be tainted otherwise.  

Also, how rich is it to claim you are outraged by journalistic ethics breaches, while engaging in some of the worst anti-journalist ethics type behavior such as censoring and driving out dissenting voices via death threats and hacking? The solution to bad journalism is good journalism, not harassment. 

It's usually pretty easy to distinguish between trolls that are attempting to act like they are part of a group in order sow discord and hatred, and those who are genuinely part of the group. In this case, all we can see is hate. That is what defines this "movement".  So if you have good intentions and are loosely associating with it? Get out now. You'll be glad you did.  
 
It's come to my attention that I haven't yet made a public statement specifically about #GamerGate. But as it's come up in a few threads, at this point, I think it's about time that I made my position on this matter absolutely clear.

"GamerGate" is a lie from beginning to end. It has exactly three parts to it: it has its core, which is and has been from the very first day about allowing and preserving a "gamer culture" which is actively hostile to women (among others), and preserving it by means of threats, harassment, and violence towards anyone who ever suggests that it should be otherwise.

It has its bullshit layer, which is that it is about ethics in journalism. If it were about ethics in journalism, then you would see people talking about actual ethical questions in journalism, and you would have seen it from the beginning. But from its first days, its only ties to this notion were the use of bizarre (and provably false) accusations from Zoe Quinn's ex-boyfriend to accuse game journalists of being in a cabal to destroy the "gamer culture" of its core layer, and one listserv thread (as covered on http://goo.gl/3B0wcc) where professional journalists did, indeed, have a serious discussion about journalistic ethics: about whether the newsworthiness of this blog post outweighed the potential harm to its subjects. But rather than portray this as journalists doing what ethical journalists do, Milo Yiannopoulos instead portrayed this as a conspiracy by journalists to support the Secret Feminist Cabal. That is, his article itself was bollocks from beginning to end, as has been the entire argument.

And it has its fellow-travelers, people who either actually believe the bullshit layer or do so vocally and disingenuously in order to confuse others and add a shroud of legitimacy.

How do I know that this is true, and that there is not a legitimate discourse mixed in with the violence and so on? That I am not unfairly tarring all of GamerGate's proponents with the same brush?

It's really simple. I have not once seen a proponent of GamerGate actually distance themselves from the hatred and violence, or excoriate it, or say that it is fundamentally wrong and that they do not agree with either its means or its ends.

What I have seen is lots of people coming up with ways in which they, too, are being harassed, and so claiming a false equivalency. I got to watch an excellent example of this on one of my own threads earlier today; there, one of its proponents argued that the movement being called a bunch of scum (as it had been by someone else) is a form of harassment, and perfect evidence of how “there are trolls on both sides.” Yet he elides the difference between that and people being chased out of their homes, people waking up every day to death threats, to real and meaningful impact on people's lives. This is not a serious argument: it is an attempt to lie and to confuse the issue.

The other argument I have kept hearing is “I never distance myself from acts I have never associated myself with.” That is, people claim that they are under no obligation to distance themselves from the acts of the rest of GamerGate, even while they hoist its banner. Sorry: when a movement is known, first and foremost, for its violence, then to associate yourself with it does associate you with its acts. You cannot say “I support al-Qaeda. They’re really about the US military presence in Saudi Arabia,” or “Hey, the KKK has done a lot of great community service work,” and not thereby associate yourself with everything those organizations are really known for. Sorry; you lie down with pigs, you’ll get covered in mud. You keep doing that, and people will have every reason to assume that you like it.

The fact is that there is no meaningful way to "recapture" the GamerGate tag for anything honest, both because it was never tied to that in the first place, and because it has become far too polluted to do so. If someone actually feels like having a conversation about ethics in journalism, they should by all means do so -- depending on what they say, I may even support them in this. But they should not do so in the company of villains, because that simply obscures any real discussion they might want to have with filth.

This is not behavior worthy of human beings. It is vile, it is violent, and if there is anything legitimate at all inside GamerGate, it needs to get its ass out of there right now and clearly separate itself from the bloodthirsty mob. Because right now, anyone who walks around with that label is painting themselves as being open supporters of it, and anyone who supports that is someone that I wouldn't piss on if they were on fire.
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Plenty? I don't think so. Is that 5%? 20%? A few tokens doesn't change the fact that the bulk of the movement is hostile to women, especially women with a voice.

Also, "they are corrupt" does not justify threats of death and violence and exposing private personal information.

No side in a public conflict is ever above reproach. There are always a few bad apples. But are you seriously telling me that you see the two sides as equivalent? 
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Costa Rica advances! 

A man down for at least 50 minutes and they held on to win it in penalties! Amazing.  
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Yay! 

I can't wait to try it.  Now if only I could do this for World Cup games.  
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Saw this online earlier and it made me laugh... The hashtag I saw with it made me laugh too... :D

#sorrynotsorry  

I can't even think of the answer without the background music in my head! ^_^
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Like the Mistborn series? Like dice? A cross section there of?  

Crafty Games did a good job with the Mistborn Adventure Game, so I think these dice will probably be pretty good. Plus if enough people back it, you'll get the ebook version of the rules for Mistborn Adventure Game.
Dice for fans of Brandon Sanderson's Mistborn and the Mistborn Adventure Game
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I like to figure things out and make them work and explain them to other people. 
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  • Indiana University
    MS Information Science, 2010 - 2012
  • MS Library Science, 2010 - 2012
  • Taylor University
    BA History, 2005 - 2009
  • BA International Studies:Middle East, 2005 - 2009
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