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Christians are outraged over a lesbian commercial that ran on the Hallmark Channel / LGBTQ Nation

The perennially outraged far-right Christian front group One Million Moms (OMM) is in an uproar over a commercial that aired on the Hallmark Channel. The ad for showed two lesbians kissing on their wedding day.

#OneMillionMoms #homophobia #HallmarkChannel

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#Jeex is a graphical hex editor.

Jeex is a simple GUI hex data editor. Jeex displays representations for the current byte, can open multiple views (of different formats) into a single file, can create bookmarks, search with regex, perform bitwise operations, and extract strings from a file. Jeex supports tabbed editing, meaning multiple files can be edited at once.

apt 📦️: Jeex

#free #opensource #foss #fossmendations #sysadmin
Jeex editing its own executable.

#Phlipple is a compactifying #3D #puzzle #game.

In Phlipple you are presented with a 3D object made of square faces. Your job is to fold up these squares from a starting spot into just a single square by flipping along edges. Phlipple features many levels with graduated difficulty, special edges, and simple yet fun gameplay.

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apt 📦️: phlipple

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A level in Phlipple with non-tearable edges and a difficult folding pattern.

Facebook under fire for refusing to remove ads that say PrEP is dangerous / LGBTQ Nation

When they first learned about the ads in September, LGBTQ and public health organizations tried to work with Facebook to get them removed, saying that the ads make false claims about PrEP which can put people’s lives in danger.

#PrEP #Facebook #FalseAds #lgbt #lgbtqia

The sale of the .ORG registry to Ethos Capital would erode the safeguards nonprofits and NGOs have against arbitrary censorship and price gouging. Sign on to the petition to #SaveDotOrg.

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"AT&T, Verizon, and Comcast executives aren’t going to like Bernie Sanders’ new broadband plan."

"The wide ranging proposal, released Friday morning, would all but demolish big telecom’s stranglehold over the broadband and media sectors, unwinding decades of unrelenting consolidation, imposing hard new limits on how much broadband providers can charge for service, while opening the door to significantly broader availability of community broadband."

"The proposal pulls no punches when it comes to the U.S.’ broadband woes."

#Bernie2020 #broadband #election2020

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Watching the Project for Awesome Live stream. If you've got a buck or two laying around and feel like decreasing world suck, here's the link. Of course, don't feel obligated.

.@MinetestProject is a voxel-based sandbox game/educational and collaborative tool. Think Minecraft, but open source, faster, leaner, with better cross-platform support and fantastic plugin engine. Help Minetest at:


#Tellico is a collection manager.

Tellico is a manager for collections of items. Tellico can catalog everything from comic books, music, stamps, project materials, even regular items around your home. A collection in Tellico can have any number of custom fields to detail items, and fields may be searched or grouped for easy access.

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apt 📦️: tellico

#free #opensource #foss #fossmendations #KDE
Tellico managing a small collection of candles.

#PaperbackCLI is a #paper-based #backup system.

Paperback-cli is a tool which encodes any file into a very large 2D #barcode which can be decoded back into the original file. The encoded barcode is resilient to error and can be printed onto a piece of paper to later be scanned and decoded. Paperback-cli can encode upwards of 500 kB of raw data per laser printed page.

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#free #opensource #foss #fossmendations #security

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I was a registered Macintosh developer (pay dues, get info from Apple) in the 1990s when I lived in Japan. Macintosh systems 6 and 7 were in no way open or free. They hadn't started calling it MacOS yet.

Trivia: the original Macintosh system was written on the Lisa in Pascal (with bits in assembly). Even in the 1990s, all the code snippets from Apple were written in Pascal. Anyone else even remember the Lisa?

#Eqonomize! is an #accounting program with #budgeting features.

Eqonomize! is a double-entry style accounting ledger which is geared for home #finance. Eqonomize! is easy to use, with quick tools for many accounting and budgeting tasks. Eqonomize! supports accounts with various currencies, accounts with interest, credit cards, securities, as well as quick charts and printouts.

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apt 📦️: eqonomize

#free #opensource #foss #fossmendations #budget
An example file's accounts in Eqonomize!

There are tons of updates coming to Pixelfed

Pixelfed, the fediverse's answer to Instagram and other photo-sharing services, has been seriously stepping up its game over the past few months. The lead developer, Dansup, has been extremely forthcoming with teasers for new features in development, along wit
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Indiana wants to make it harder for trans people to get drivers’ licenses / LGBTQ Nation

Right now, anyone who wants to change their gender marker on an Indiana ID has to bring “an amended birth certificate or a letter signed and dated by a doctor” to the state’s Bureau of Motor Vehicles (BMV). But the newly proposed rule will add needless hurdles and costs for trans people who just want an ID that matches their gender identity.

#Indiana #DMV #Identification #trans #transgender