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hpr3677 :: 2021-2022 New Years Show Part 4

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Duration: 03:14:13

HPR New Year Show.

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

Hacker Public Radio New Years Eve Show 2021 - 2022

Part 4

Star Wars : The Bad Batch

Star Wars Rebels

Star Wars - The Clone Wars

Star Wars - Book Of Boba Fett

Father Ted

Gary Gygax - Creator of Dungeons & Dragons

Tolkien, The Hobbit, Lord Of The Rings

The Wheel Of Times (Book series and TV show)

Good Omens TV Show

Colour Of Magic - TV & Book

Star Labs - UK Linux friendly PC reseller

Dell XPS 13 Developer Edition

Juno Is A Roman Goddess

Juno Computers - UK/ USA - more Linux PCs for sale

Juno Is Also a Moon of Jupiter

Tuxedo Computers - German Linux PC Reseller

Arthur C Clarke's three laws - Any sufficiently advanced technology is indistinguishable from magic

Axe of The Dwarvish Lords - Dungeons & Dragons Axe That Turns Wielder Into a Dwarf

Fire Sign Theater

Magic The Gathering

(in reference to Jim Butcher, the Dresden Files series): Joe, Wikipedia now says that there are to be 22 books followed by a "big apocalyptic trilogy"
[22:28:36] (Channel) Moss:

Lively discussion of speculative fiction and worldbuilding - RIP Terry Pratchett

Discussed a current creative project of Ken Fallon at length - discussed the importance of using FOSS for longevity of creative projects to avoid getting locked out by proprietary file formats.

Ken uses paper + Google Docs... reminded of the Google Graveyard : Google Graveyard -

Game Of Thrones Books

Considerations for storytelling :

The Writer's Journey -

The Seven Basic Plots -

The Hero's Journey -

Also, not enough people draw upon the 100 Year's War or Italian city-states period for inspiration - which is the secret sauce for Game of Thrones

Linked notes, for building webs of information. Crossplaftorm, Linux, Mac, Windows

Should try worldbuilding with FOSS :

Spotiflyer on F-Droid



Obsdian -
Logseq -
Zettlr -

Writing :

Libre Office -

Art :
Krita -

Good Evernote alternative :

Joplin -

Glimpse - failed politically motivated GIMP fork -

The current favourite Audacity alternative -

Youtube Removes Dislikes

If Terry Pratchett wrote 42 books, the universe would explode

Terry Goodkind - Sword of Truth - don't go past the second book

Orson Scott Card Offical Website

Orson Scott Card Interview With WIred Magazine - Ender's Game

Ender's Game as well - don't go past the second book

Ender's Shadow

Alvin Maker

Lost Gate, Gate Thief, and Gatefather - part of Mither Mages trilogy by Orson Scott Card

Artemis Fowl

Cadfael Chronicles

The Hunger Games (movie) - The Hunger Games Simulator

Twilight is garbage? - thoughts from Reddit (How the books and movies differ)

Jar Jar Binks is a Sith Lord aka The Darth Jar Theory

theory goes that by prolonging the Clone Wars and helping Doku escape, he enabled the Empire to continue. Also, Palpatine was helped into power by his machinations.

Star Wars Droids

Star Wars Holiday Special

Yuuzhan Vong


Joker (movie)

Also Heath Ledger is the best Joker ever says Honkey Magoo

Star Wars - The First Order

Jedi Praxeum aka Jedi School

Marvel Multiverse

The Simpsons

The Simpsons Predictions

South Park

Dick Van Dyke Show

Mary Tyler Moore Show


McHale's Navy

F Troop

Hogan's Heroes

Phil Silver's Show

Sgt. Bilko (movie with Steve Martin)

Adam Sandler

Brooklyn 99


Blazing Saddles

Young Frankenstein

Silent Movie

High Anxiety


Robin Hood : Men In Tights

Robin Hood Prince Of Thieves

Princess Bride

Mawg (Spaceballs)


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Comment #1 posted on 2022-09-02 08:19:01 by Ken Fallon

Thanks To:

Thanks To:

- Mumble Server: Delwin - HPR Site/VPS: Joshua Knapp - - Streams: Honkeymagoo - EtherPad: HonkeyMagoo - Shownotes: HPLovecraft

Comment #2 posted on 2022-09-06 11:34:50 by Filly Buster


80% of this three hour spectacular is one person dominating the conversation the other 20% is vain attempts by everyone else to join in. Not mad, just impressed!

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