The HP Printer Driver for Linux: Sense this makes none !

Starting on campus here its nice to have salvaged my old Laser Printer. Laser printers may still seem like elite only devices exclusive to office buildings but really they will save you a lot of money. Second hand Laser printers are very affordable and the toner will last for months, even years. By comparison ink […]

Another example of the mess that is psychiatric human rights campaigning in the UK

A perfect example of all this came up today. I was simply posting a polite comment to an article on MadInTheUK only to get an aggressive email response from admin addressed to no one and signed by nobody. It was complaining about me using the phrase “My dear” which I was using as a term […]

Everything you know about mental health campaigning is wrong (makes ur time, we has all ur bases)

Ever feel like some heavy lifting needs doing around here ? This is how I feel when dealing with various self professed “mental health campaigners” and/or most people who at least claim to “want to replace coercive psychiatry in this country”. In reaction to these same activists asking coercive psychiatry to change its ways, psychiatry […]

How to actually use Intel Quick Sync on Linux to record smoother desktop video’s

I have an Acer Swift SF113-31. A sort of mid range laptop. It’s amazing what it can do as its its not hugely powerful. The one thing it has fared badly at is recording video of my KDE desktop. I wanted to record something in the browser to video. FFmpeg recommends a few methods. But […]

My script that selects a random audio file & has a cache for fast response

Previously I published a script that selected a random audio file (or any file). However it assumed that the folder where you have your files is exclusively filled with audio file types. As a DJ I save mixes to a folder along with text and HTML files that hold the track list. It was getting […]

The Chiropractic Liberation from ECT: Victims Need to be Told !

WARNING: Please consult a trained medical professional before proceeding with any treatments. I previously wrote about this here. Chiropracty resets the nervous system using physical techniques to home in on where the problem is. Then physical techniques are used to “reset” the nervous system. This is very dramatic. So called “ECT” resets the nervous system […]