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Don't be offended by my poor English. My French is almost worst.

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ooli  ·  11 days ago  ·  link  ·    ·  parent  ·  post: Hubski: I hate to toot my own horn, but . . .

If he has little trafic, and wonder why there are so many from here, he might end up reading this

I went once to eat in his home when I was 23. That was a nice flat, with a lot of huge green plants. It was in the rue saint-denis, in center paris. A street well known then for its prostitutes, to the point of being the center of a lot of raunchy joke. Police was already trying to chase them, and now they succeeded. And the jokes have died.

He was with his ex wife (friend of my childhood friend). He left her a few year before the attack.

I didn't like him then. I was a young arrogant quant trader, he was an arrogant young writer, and socialist journalist. I guess he didnt like me either. My point is: life is strange sometime.. or cruel

ooli  ·  15 days ago  ·  link  ·    ·  parent  ·  post: Jack-a-city
ooli  ·  20 days ago  ·  link  ·    ·  parent  ·  post: The 10,000-Year Clock Is a Waste of Time

I agree, the article doesn't feel genuine. But the point it make is relevant: thinking for 10k years, is a good excuse for rich people to not give a fuck about today.

The Long Now released a (pretty lame) podcast a few hours ago: http://podcast.longnow.org/salt/salt-020200115-venkataraman-podcast.mp3

Where they totally acknowledge that their 10k year view, is just a rich man problem (and they even address how they can "incite" the poors to think on the same timescale... yeah it's mostly a bad podcast)

About the clock??? Yeah the guy building it should have stay on his cancer research job, for the long term good of humanity. But I guess cancer research bring less immediate fame than a cool unique clock

ooli  ·  22 days ago  ·  link  ·    ·  parent  ·  post: 367th Weekly "Share Some Music You've Been Into Lately"

As i was walking through a rainy paris, my spotify radio playlist gave me an happy surprise, who gave me an emotional moment, and new genre of music, I never knew I liked

Adieu - 17 hippies

ooli  ·  37 days ago  ·  link  ·    ·  parent  ·  post: I don't have anything to hide, but I don't have anything to show you either.

if mk is selling data to google, i'm kind of ok with it. At least mk get some of the google money, unless of the data being free for them to take.

But I doubt google of Fb are buyers, so i'm not sure I get your insinuation

ooli  ·  38 days ago  ·  link  ·    ·  parent  ·  post: I don't have anything to hide, but I don't have anything to show you either.

I guess the point is not privacy.. is just privacy from the prying eye of a shady multi billion monopoly making money out of your data.

mk (or Zoho) can sell all my data all he want. I'll be fine with it, he is not a problem. Google, fb , MicroSoft are

ooli  ·  57 days ago  ·  link  ·    ·  parent  ·  post: My Fully Optimized Life Allows Me Ample Time to Optimize Yours

It reminded me how good "American Psycho" by B.E.Ellis was. Look like nothing changed in 20 years

ooli  ·  58 days ago  ·  link  ·    ·  parent  ·  post: 362nd Weekly "Share Some Music You've Been Into Lately"

came upon Melanie Bobo"s party (1969?) what a voice