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hi everyone i have a galaxy nexus 5 i think and i know it's not officially supported by cm but i am having some severe difficulty installing google apps on it. anyone have any suggestions? i installed cm 11 'toro' i think it's called. plzhalpguise! <3 <3 <3 
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following those directions got it to go +Reima Vesterinen thank you very much you are awesome! <3 <3 <3 
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totally awesome TED talk that i find to be topically relevant to my life and stuff.

sup +John Kellden ? :)
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I bought her book but haven't got around to reading it yet!
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Hi everyone, I just got out of rehab yesterday and am triumphantly returning to the internet and eating ice cream. Come kick it!
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OBAMA RUIN TEH WORLD!!!!! 

meh amerikka already is fucked so it's time to press reset button entirely. 
 
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They should add in some context here, I got the impression you were blaming Obama for the filibusters.  It's so baffling to me that people continue to vote for these extremist obstructionist Republicans.
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That must be why so many powerful corporations are pushing to dismantle regulatory bodies. 
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Rural Studio, the celebrated undergraduate program of the School of Architecture, Planning and Landscape Architecture at Auburn University, has been educating citizen architects since it was founded in 1993 by D.K. Ruth and the late Samuel Mockbee. Rural Studio at Twenty: Designing and Building in Hale County, Alabama by Andrew...
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im doing this guys... more important than financial or practical support is to tell me what to do and where to go along my path and make this as interesting and adventurous as fucking possible.

I'm tired of people thinking I'm a bum and that I want what they have when I'm willing to wager 99.999% of folks around here never would have the time/balls/freedom to attempt something like this. also note there is no timeframe; who knows I might be doing this my whole life.
 
EMBARKING UPON A PILGRIMAGE AND SPIRITUAL QUEST

Alternate Title: Hunger Games IRL?

I'm fucking sick and tired of bumming around this town. I shared some of my narrative of what it is like living on the streets and then a few folks provided me with encouragement and emotional even a little bit of financial support (+Thomas Power +Jason Nunnelley  +Maher Khalifa +John Kellden +Jasmine St. John +Robert Anderson +Robert Scoble +David Amerland ) and I even was offered the possibility of work and guest blogging or sorts I believe. I have a whole bunch of content that I want to write in a book, but I never am far enough away from trying to find food/shelter/safety to do this.

I had obtained a laptop, phone, some decent clothes, a jacket/gloves/winter gear, and a really nice bicycle... and then someone punked me out for it cracked my skull, stabbed me, and left me in an alley in the snow nearly naked (bastards even took my fucking nikes!) for dead. I was dying literally... and the only thing I was regretting is that I didn't see Sabrina again before I checked out.

the real audacity is that after I walked barefoot in the snow to his house once the hospital patched me up to the point where I was more likely to die from hypothermia than my wounds  -  my fucking dad was so upset about the fact that I fought valiantly instead of meekly being relieved of my worldly possessions... so he called the fucking cops on me and I caught a case. talk about fucking losing for losing let alone winning, amirite?

seriously, my one dying wish and regret was just to see her face one more time. obviously nobody really trusts me with anything or has faith and confidence in me to the point of making my bullshit their own (the true definition of love if y'all were unaware is making someone else's problems your own and this is what Christ commands [not asks us politely] to do. in the brothers Karamazov what is it that ivan said, that the only real hell is living a life without love?) so I am going to make myself like the elder Karamazov and put myself on parade as a buffoon for the whole world.

I am going to ride my fucking shitty broken ass wobbly missing spokes bicycle with my one change of clothes and no survival gear to san diego because when I got out of jail the other day - just like fucking Elijah - God commanded me to go. this isn't just about seeing her again because I always wanted to do that for years and God never commanded me to do that before. I want to spread the gospel and be of as much service along the way to people as I can. obviously the world hates on me enough that ministry/evangelism/mission work is what my purpose is.

"Now unto him that is able to keep you from falling, and to present you faultless before the presence of his glory with exceeding joy, to the only wise God our Savior, be glory and majesty, dominion and power, both now and ever. Amen." Jude 24-25

well all the world has for me is fault, shame, and blame. so I figure if I just do this for the sake of doing it and don't share the story with anyone or allow them to participate... well, it would be a shame if I freeze to death or get ran over by some car and nobody knows about my life and witness. at the same time if I had $10,000 at my disposal for the trip it wouldn't be too exciting or perilous or even adventurous knowing I can just go to a mcdonalds or a motel when shit gets hairy. so I am offering (not suggesting or demanding or even remotely expecting) to have you guys make this like the hunger games and be the world's most real reality tv show.

that's right. all I need past what I have is some phones/tablets/laptops/google glass/whatthefuckever so I can broadcast my adventure live and in real time. this also means that you can become a part of my adventure by suggesting that I go places or do things that either you have enjoyed or think I might enjoy or even think would be funny.

weirdly enough the most money I ever have made as a bum was by flying a sign "I bet you fuckers can't hit me with a quarter!" to which I made $28 in an hour or so. most nights when I was just singing songs with a guitar I would only make $5-10 for hours of 'busking'. I think the lesson here is that people love a clown or buffoon more than someone genuinely trying to tell a story or be of benefit.

I don't know what I am going to find on my adventure and I'm pretty fucking sure that I'm going to be so tore back by the end of it that Sabby will want nothing to do with me.... but I don't want to die without seeing her and without doing anything worth dying for. all I did to get beaten to death was have some shit someone else wanted enough to brutally beat me for.

I'm going to ride from Spokane Washington to Portland Oregon, and then take the 101 all the way down. it would be nice if some folks could send me some gear or paypal me a few bucks so I can get outfitted for my journey... but im going to do it even if nobody wants to support this endeavor for either the validity of my purpose, sympathy for my goals, pity for the fact I have nothing and nobody, or morbid curiosity to see what 'rock bottom' really is like.

I really hope that you ignore all of those reasons and appeal to your sense of adventure as no offense +Robert Anderson I think is the only one who has more epic adventure stories than the one imma going to embark upon. love you guys and now at least y'all know why I disappeared from the internet AGAIN but im sick and tired of the same crap and im going to follow this pioneering/adventurous/insane spirit wherever it takes me because nothing I can find on the road can be worse than the stagnation and dissipation I have been stuck in for far too long.
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When I used to live in Portland I always wanted to pay a panhandler to try out my slogan for a day and see if it increased or decreased the income. 

We could do a campaign - probably best on twitter, called #signs4Phill  or something - collect submissions and up and down vote them somehow/where. 

Speaking of which, the one that worked best on me so far was "Nothing Lasts"
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EMBARKING UPON A PILGRIMAGE AND SPIRITUAL QUEST

Alternate Title: Hunger Games IRL?

I'm fucking sick and tired of bumming around this town. I shared some of my narrative of what it is like living on the streets and then a few folks provided me with encouragement and emotional even a little bit of financial support (+Thomas Power +Jason Nunnelley  +Maher Khalifa +John Kellden +Jasmine St. John +Robert Anderson +Robert Scoble +David Amerland ) and I even was offered the possibility of work and guest blogging or sorts I believe. I have a whole bunch of content that I want to write in a book, but I never am far enough away from trying to find food/shelter/safety to do this.

I had obtained a laptop, phone, some decent clothes, a jacket/gloves/winter gear, and a really nice bicycle... and then someone punked me out for it cracked my skull, stabbed me, and left me in an alley in the snow nearly naked (bastards even took my fucking nikes!) for dead. I was dying literally... and the only thing I was regretting is that I didn't see Sabrina again before I checked out.

the real audacity is that after I walked barefoot in the snow to his house once the hospital patched me up to the point where I was more likely to die from hypothermia than my wounds  -  my fucking dad was so upset about the fact that I fought valiantly instead of meekly being relieved of my worldly possessions... so he called the fucking cops on me and I caught a case. talk about fucking losing for losing let alone winning, amirite?

seriously, my one dying wish and regret was just to see her face one more time. obviously nobody really trusts me with anything or has faith and confidence in me to the point of making my bullshit their own (the true definition of love if y'all were unaware is making someone else's problems your own and this is what Christ commands [not asks us politely] to do. in the brothers Karamazov what is it that ivan said, that the only real hell is living a life without love?) so I am going to make myself like the elder Karamazov and put myself on parade as a buffoon for the whole world.

I am going to ride my fucking shitty broken ass wobbly missing spokes bicycle with my one change of clothes and no survival gear to san diego because when I got out of jail the other day - just like fucking Elijah - God commanded me to go. this isn't just about seeing her again because I always wanted to do that for years and God never commanded me to do that before. I want to spread the gospel and be of as much service along the way to people as I can. obviously the world hates on me enough that ministry/evangelism/mission work is what my purpose is.

"Now unto him that is able to keep you from falling, and to present you faultless before the presence of his glory with exceeding joy, to the only wise God our Savior, be glory and majesty, dominion and power, both now and ever. Amen." Jude 24-25

well all the world has for me is fault, shame, and blame. so I figure if I just do this for the sake of doing it and don't share the story with anyone or allow them to participate... well, it would be a shame if I freeze to death or get ran over by some car and nobody knows about my life and witness. at the same time if I had $10,000 at my disposal for the trip it wouldn't be too exciting or perilous or even adventurous knowing I can just go to a mcdonalds or a motel when shit gets hairy. so I am offering (not suggesting or demanding or even remotely expecting) to have you guys make this like the hunger games and be the world's most real reality tv show.

that's right. all I need past what I have is some phones/tablets/laptops/google glass/whatthefuckever so I can broadcast my adventure live and in real time. this also means that you can become a part of my adventure by suggesting that I go places or do things that either you have enjoyed or think I might enjoy or even think would be funny.

weirdly enough the most money I ever have made as a bum was by flying a sign "I bet you fuckers can't hit me with a quarter!" to which I made $28 in an hour or so. most nights when I was just singing songs with a guitar I would only make $5-10 for hours of 'busking'. I think the lesson here is that people love a clown or buffoon more than someone genuinely trying to tell a story or be of benefit.

I don't know what I am going to find on my adventure and I'm pretty fucking sure that I'm going to be so tore back by the end of it that Sabby will want nothing to do with me.... but I don't want to die without seeing her and without doing anything worth dying for. all I did to get beaten to death was have some shit someone else wanted enough to brutally beat me for.

I'm going to ride from Spokane Washington to Portland Oregon, and then take the 101 all the way down. it would be nice if some folks could send me some gear or paypal me a few bucks so I can get outfitted for my journey... but im going to do it even if nobody wants to support this endeavor for either the validity of my purpose, sympathy for my goals, pity for the fact I have nothing and nobody, or morbid curiosity to see what 'rock bottom' really is like.

I really hope that you ignore all of those reasons and appeal to your sense of adventure as no offense +Robert Anderson I think is the only one who has more epic adventure stories than the one imma going to embark upon. love you guys and now at least y'all know why I disappeared from the internet AGAIN but im sick and tired of the same crap and im going to follow this pioneering/adventurous/insane spirit wherever it takes me because nothing I can find on the road can be worse than the stagnation and dissipation I have been stuck in for far too long.
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+Grizwald Grim if you only knew the difficulty of trying to obtain something for nothing in the worst ghetto in Washington without doing anything shady and then the even more difficult part of retaining said items.

it's a very very brutal and revealing economics lesson lol
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"Sometimes, you gotta roll the hard six." -William Adama ""Get rid of all bitterness, rage, and anger, brawling and slander, along with every form of malice. Be kind and compassionate to one another, forgiving each other, just as in Christ God forgave you." -Some other crazy homeless criminal that reminds me how i gotta try harder..... "Genius demonstrates its autonomy not by ignoring all rules, but by deriving the rules from itself" -Kneller
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My story is incredibly sketchy and ridiculous and I basically was playing Calvinball long enough it was the only game I knew how to play lolz. 

My goal is the creation social entrepreneurship platform enabling the impoverished, disabled, or otherwise disenfranchised 'underclass' gain equity in society through teaching my skills in a kind of lean incubator/social enterprise. I live in the hood, have no income, and manage to barely scrape by without doing anything illegal or immoral. I live the same struggles, experience the same hardships, and am painted with the same stigma as the same folks I attempt to impact with my personal ministry in addition to the organization I am founding. 

Why? Because my psychological disorders prevented me from maintaining stable employment, regardless of my skills which used to have me in the higher echelon of the technology industry earning a substantial salary. Most of the people I meet out here on the streets are simply folks just as unique and strange as me - which is why I have been unable to obtain employment in the last three years after becoming a victim of state-on-citizen violence. 

My brainchild,  We Can Solve is a social entrepreneurship and advocacy platform that exists in less of a practical fashion as Linus Torvald's revolutionary operating system started out as talking shop on a minix usenet board where the unixbeards waged their epic nerd flamefests thirty years before everyone decided to use the greatest set of tools humanity ever possessed completely to revolutionize our entire species for better or worse depending on how we learn to cooperate and collaborate . Technology and social media has completely revolutionized the world that we live in, but many of the poor and disenfranchised do not have access to this new way of life. 

I am a complete failure and lunatic if you believe the overwhelming majority of folks I have known and interact with regularly - but I have this stupid naive cover photo that says you have to have a dream to make it come true. Dream with me guys?  
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I just outed myself as the biggest failure and obvious defect from God's factory that made such fine individuals as you to keep using an obviously defective shoddy product until you called it hip or vintage instead of shitty and tore back!
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