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hpr3003 :: 2019-2020 New Year Show Episode 4

Eighth Annual New Year Show. From Star Wars to NASA

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2019-20 New Year Show. 1.
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Duration: 02:41:47

HPR New Year Show.

Our community welcomes in every time zone to the New Year in this annual event.

Hacker Public Radio 2019-20 New Year Show Episode 4

21:54 - 01:40 EST (02:54 - 06:40 UTC)

  • Chat about music, Star Wars, The Mandalorian
  • Current main distro
  • X2go RDP, Teamviewer, Dark Reader Firefox theme
  • Pokey sucks at uRandom promotion
  • Advent -
  • Pokey’s firestarters
  • Thaj publicly shames Lyle 
  • Lyle joins in shame
  • Brief history of the New Year show 
  • Thaj challenges everyone listening to find one HPR episode that doesn’t have tags and contribute them this year. Tags get sparse around episode 550 if you are trying to find a place to start. OH…and you also owe Ken a show too.
  • Here are the instructions:
  • Discussion about exercise 
  • Pokey tries to help Mongo with Mumble 
  • Thaj describes his custom keyboard layout 
  • Pokey repairs his wife’s laptop
  • Thaj publicly shames Klattu & Pokey for no tags on their shows
  • CladioM explains the Latin tradition “Twelve Grapes” 
  • Pokey talks about being a grandparent
  • More HP & laptop talk
  • Urugami joins
  • Mongo joins
  • Texas geography
  • Motorcycles
  • War stories
  • NASA


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Comment #1 posted on 2020-02-20 11:55:39 by folky

Dark reader

Thanks for the recommendation of Dark Reader. It's really great. I just would wish it would work on all the about: pages too. really shocking when you suddenly got hit by the brightness.

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