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Marcel Gagne
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Fascinating article. In the end, it reminds me of the opening line from the series, "Leverage". The rich and powerful; they take what they want. 
The rich, white and powerful use the world as their hunting grounds, metaphorically and literally.
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I think the lion lives matter more than the human lives.

After all, we're not exactly endangered. (Though we're trying our best to correct that!)
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This. Is. Brilliant. And hilarious. Canada is heading into a federal election so why not start off with a few laughs. Share and enjoy. #Canada  
What if it is more than just a metaphor? What if Conservative MPs really, truly, seriously are... Robots?
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Stephen Harper is a bit of a control freak. He would want everyone of his MPs, and MP hopefuls, to speak with the same voice. The effect, however, is very much like the Borg collective. There are no individuals in the party. There is only Borg.
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"Cells that emit light when excited." Say no more!
 
Remember that volcano with sharks?  Now we can finally have volcanoes with sharks with head mounted lasers!!!!

http://gizmodo.com/scientists-can-turn-human-cells-into-working-lasers-1720547916?rev=1438081087400
How about this for a bright idea: A team of researchers from Harvard Medical School has developed three different ways to turn individual cells into functioning lasers that emit light when they’re excited.
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In Survival Craft, there is a play mode called "Cruel". Is it, in fact, very cruel. Like Challenging mode in Survival Craft, you are faced with various challenges including building a shelter, finding food, and defending yourself from hostile creatures.

Where cruel mode departs from this idea is that you have one shot at it If you die in the game, you don't get to respawn and try again. That's it. The house you built, and the food you gathered, and the tools and weapons you made, are all lost. As are you. All you can do is say, "Goodbye, cruel world", and start over.
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I laughed. I cried. I saved 5 bucks.
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Go go go!
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In my last Survival Craft video, I went in search of the elusive copper deposits and found it. My excitement in this momentous discovery was tempered by disappointment on another front, but alas. But I did find copper, and with copper, I can make buckets.
Buckets, I tell you!!!
So let me show you how.

Note that this is a video made using an older version of Survival Craft. I've made several videos in SC and I wanted to share them here in the video section, little by little. 
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Copper . . . that elusive, wonderful metal. You need it for so many things, including yummy treats like fresh baked bread. Yes, bread. Today, we go on the hunt for copper.
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Welcome to the world of Outer Sourtryn in my Survival Craft universe. This video shows you a number of interesting that you can do in a Survival Craft world beyond just mining and collecting ores. In this world, I've built a farm house, rounded up some cattle, and starting farming rye to make a sustainable supply of food that does not require going out hunting on a daily basis.

This was supposed to be a peaceful tour around the property but a few werewolves dropped by the mess things up.  I fought them bravely and won, but was eventually taken down in a most embarrassing way.
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Miami Beach, circa 1934. Some rules are made to be broken.
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Yes, in Canada, this is a real thing. 
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dam canada and its poutine rubbish madness lol ;D
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High in the mountains of India, there's a frozen lake where hundreds of human skeletons have been found, their skulls staring up through time. It's a wonderfully strange and creepy story, and the stuff dreams . . . and murder mysteries . . . are made of. 
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Marcel Gagné is just this guy . . . you know? He's ruggedly handsome, an award-winning author, and the guy responsible for the "Moving to Linux" series of books and the famous (or perhaps infamous) "Cooking With Linux" which ran for ten years in the Linux Journal. 

I've been a regular columnist for LinuxPro Magazine, Ubuntu User, Linux Journal, SysAdmin, and others. I am a public speaker, radio and television personality, and a well known voice in the Linux and open source universe.

I have an insatiable thirst for knowledge with a completely unrealistic desire to know everything. Science and technology are my passions; as such you'll find me unreasonably dedicated to the pursuit of reason (in case you have to ask what 'Free Thinker at Large' means). Oh, and I'm terribly opinionated. Other passions include music, art, food, wine, and the occasional single malt scotch.

I take great pleasure in making fun of your belief system; I sincerely hope you enjoy making fun of mine as well.

I'm also a published science fiction author and editor, a onetime Editor in Chief, a pilot, a Top 40 disc jockey, and I fold a mean origami T-Rex. Coolest of all, I'm a seriously lucky husband to my wife, Sally, and a seriously lucky Dad to my boys, Sebastian and Tristan.
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I'm the author of 6 books, hundreds of articles, a few short stories, and lots more. Two kids keep me hopping and my amazing wife keeps me honest . . . and humble.
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