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William Shotts
Works at LinuxCommand.org
Attended Syracuse University
Lives in Rockville, Maryland
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We expect a president to react calmly and with deliberation. To have a big picture that Trump hasn't found yet.
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This absolutely works.

Via +Marcel Gagne​
 
As an IT/sysadmin person I can confirm that, technically, this would work.
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It truly boggles the imagination. They copied Obama's 2013 cake.

h/t +Karen Shotts
Donald Trump tried his best on Inauguration Day to come off as the kind of terrifying, bigoted monster who also kind of has his shit together sometimes, but dig beneath the orangey ophidian surface just a bit and you will see a man barely staying focused long enough to plagiarize a well-known super villain speech, whose tie was pieced together with scotch tape. In other words, not only is most of what Trump does just for show, he also has piss po...
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Wishful thinking, I guess.

Anyway, keep fighting for the better angels of our nature. Someday we will win.
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I concur. 
 

Here's a protest sign that all my scientific, engineering, and technology buddies can get behind.


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From the Onion.

Besides, it was more like 500,000.
WASHINGTON—Admonishing those responsible for failing to uphold their moral duties, Vice President Mike Pence expressed disappointment Saturday in the 200,000 husbands and fathers who had allowed the women and girls in their charge to attend the Women’s March on Washington.
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By far, the largest demonstration I have seen in DC.
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13 communities
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Writer/Educator
Employment
  • LinuxCommand.org
    Writer/Educator, 2000 - present
  • Media Cybernetics
    VP Technical Services, 1998 - 2004
  • Mnemonic Systems
    DRUGFIRE National Operations Manager, 1994 - 1997
  • Media Cybernetics
    Director of Engineering Services, 1985 - 1994
  • Sandy Spring Friends School
    Instructor (Photography and Drafting), 1978 - 1981
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Rockville, Maryland
Previously
Sandy Spring, Maryland - Syracuse, New York
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Everything is perfect (whether you like it or not).
Introduction
Retired computer professional who wrote a book, takes pictures, studied industrial design, loves cars, thinks about the universe, advocates for Linux and other free software, opposes most forms of intellectual property law, and is passionate about freedom of expression and the Internet.

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Creator of LinuxCommand.org and author of "The Linux Command Line." (LinuxCommand.org) and "The Linux Command Line: A Complete Introduction" (No Starch Press).
Education
  • Syracuse University
    Industrial Design, 1972 - 1977
  • Sherwood High School
    1969 - 1972
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