covid, vaccines, illness
Everybody in the family was vaccinated, but they still got the plague. Nobody got hospitalized, but it still sucked.
Wear your mask in public. Keep your distance. This ain't over.
HIV vaccine trial starts at Oxford - https://www.ox.ac.uk/news/2021-07-05-hiv-vaccine-trial-starts-oxford
Despite Deere's lobbying, patronizing and FUD, the right to repair has - finally - triumphed.
Today, the Biden administration announced an executive order directing the Department of Ag and the FTC to develop R2R rules for agricultural equipment!
The fight's not over yet. The devil is in the details, those rules the FTC and Ag develop.
All this time, I've been calling it the "strap thingy"
I finally have a name for it
My dad had lots of engineering, electronic, ham radio, computer, and audio/video gear and books, and had been doing his own electrical and plumbing work. My mom found someone who wanted most of the current ham gear 12ish years ago. But we have books galore (all dated) and bits of gear. I'll be posting some in this thread. If you want some, let me know by Thursday morning how you'd like to pay for shipping and I'll have the mailing shop nearby pack it up and send it out. For tools, make an offer.
For anyone who might need some relaxing music, I would definitely recommend Sigur Rós. Here's their album Valtari, which is particularlly relaxing:
I've been described by reliable sources as a zen fool, benevolent super villain, misanthropic community leader, clown father figure and Impish Cabaret Rasputin.
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