Twitter Outrage Episode 494, Paul Thurrott

Get your torches and pitchforks!

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The blog has gone quite a while without me writing about twitter drama, but that is about to come to an end now. Blind twitter is all riled up and flipping out over something someone said on the Windows Weekly podcast. Spoiler alert, all the rage and offense is being blown out of per portion and there is 0

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Twitter Outrage: episode 493

It Isn’t Given, It Is Taken

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Every so often something pops up on Twitter that makes me shake my head. Something I can’t wrap my brain around. These things tend to snowball and gain more steam as more people pile on. This recently happened and I wanted to call attention to it.

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How We’re Treated

A Blindness / Low Vision Rant

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Introduction

I was gonna write this all polite and shit, but then I was like fuck that. The reason is that a lot of people will see the angry blindie, and that’s all they see, well, you know what, fuck them too. This is predominantly for the blind or low vision person, but it wouldn’t hurt a sighted

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Internet Laziness Abounds (Rant)

Google is Your Friend


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Introduction

Ah, the internet, that thing we all have and use in our daily life, that thing we take for granted every single day. That thing that is there for us, whenever we want to see the funniest memes, to look at people’s pics on Instagram, to see the daily lives of friends and family on Facebook and Twitter.

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Old Man’s Rants, The Twitter API

I’ll take how to piss everyone off for 1000 Alex

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Well it’s been a while but it is time for another old man rant. You might of seen this coming, there has been lots of reaction in the blind community to all this Twitter stuff. Surprise surprise I have an opinion on it and I’m going to spew it all over your screen right now.
I’ll be

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Old Man’s Rants, With Age Comes Mindless Stupidity

Lets lower the age for being president to 18!

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I’ve swung back and forth on whether I should write this blog post or not. After talking with others I’ve decided why not. My reasoning being these are old man rants after all, and there has been a nearly uncontested general consensus going around that is really bugging me.

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Forums and What Not to do on Them!


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Correct use of Forums

Ok kids sit down Hannibal has a lecture for you today. No not on history and certainly not on biology. Well maybe if we have time at the end. No today we will be talking about forums.

Lets get Started

Yes forums those sess pits of fuck nuggets and dumb cunts. The places full of useful information

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Old Man’s Rants, Spelling and Grammar

these wordy things cause so many problems

847 views Recently I posted on twitter my plans to start a opinion series dealing with some issues that catch my interest in the blind community. These aren’t specifically blind only topics, but rather issues which pop up in our little community. I don’t notice all of them, but when

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A Developer’s Perspective on The 5 Worst Things about Audio Gamers

986 views If you haven’t seen Hannibal’s post on “The 5 Worst Things About Audio Gamers See it here
This post, however, is going to be about the 5 worst things about audiogamers, from a developer of audiogames perspective.

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Why Do So Many Blind People Think They Can Sing?

oh my ears! my ears! oh make it stop!

2,036 views Everyone has run across this in their Internet travels, but nearly all are too nice to say anything. Luckily I am enough of a jerk to break the silence and shine a light on this terrible thing we have all been enduring. Why do so many blind people all think they are the next Celine Dion?

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