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(asciilifeform) dulapbot: Logged on 2022-07-03 00:06:30 verisimilitude: Now, asciilifeform has compared me to Terry Davis, but I prefer to think of myself as more coherent, most of the time.
(asciilifeform) phf: http://logs.nosuchlabs.com/log/asciilifeform/2022-07-03#1110337 << you're no terry davis, man made his own os, started a social following, was significantly nerfed by his genuine medical condition, still thrived.
(asciilifeform) verisimilitude: Now, asciilifeform has compared me to Terry Davis, but I prefer to think of myself as more coherent, most of the time.
(asciilifeform) asciilifeform: ^ worx in usa for some folx ( see tlp's piece; can sometimes even get it 'while white', e.g. terry davis; but generally only suffices for 'cat food pension' )
(asciilifeform) asciilifeform: http://logs.nosuchlabs.com/log/asciilifeform/2022-04-16#1096551 << #a saloon dun have a door atm, is the crux of it. but in re verisimilitude in particular, imho is occasionally stimulating dervish, if e.g. terry davis were alive and tuned in, would prolly play similar part
(asciilifeform) dulapbot: Logged on 2022-03-31 19:49:19 asciilifeform: mats: fwiw asciilifeform's guess was terrydavis pension, lol. but we won't know unless fella spills
(asciilifeform) asciilifeform: mats: fwiw asciilifeform's guess was terrydavis pension, lol. but we won't know unless fella spills
(asciilifeform) crtdaydreams: Well, take some advice on how not to do so by means of Terry Davis. Don't go around spamming forum threads and whatnot.
(asciilifeform) cdd: I noticed you've had comments from fairly interesting people, notably fare and Terry Davis.
(asciilifeform) shinohai: Current crop of clowns makes Terry Davis look absolutely boring.
(asciilifeform) asciilifeform half-expected terry davis to leave some written note before death where he'd admit that he was malingering for pension moneys.
(asciilifeform) trinque: verisimilitude: tbh I would accept terry davis as exactly a "real believer"
(asciilifeform) asciilifeform: e.g. terry davis (rip) had an invalid's pension. not large, but enuff not to sit in cube hell.
(asciilifeform) gregorynyssa: so a future version of Terry Davis (RIP) or Chuck Moore wouldn't be able to create
(asciilifeform) verisimilitude: Some still ``keep tabs'' on news related to Terry Davis; here's a game for TempleOS released yesterday: https://blazeitfgt.neocities.org
(asciilifeform) edef: asciilifeform: i was surprised to learn that Terry Davis had been reading the blog around when i was
(asciilifeform) asciilifeform: oddly enuff, of all people, terry davis got this right.
(trilema) asciilifeform: like, e.g. terry davis
(trilema) asciilifeform: trinque: g_l , i suspect, is properly dead ( never found a terrydavis-style obit, no, but he did leave off shithubing which prolly is unlikely for him if were still alive.. )
(trilema) asciilifeform: mp_en_viaje: robber getting run over by train because he thought could hop on, 'makes sense' . terry davis getting run over cuz he thought train was an angel coming to take him to st peter's gate, doesn't rise even to the level, it requires being a terry davis to grasp
(trilema) amberglint: asciilifeform: seems to be a Terry Davis case
(trilema) a111: Logged on 2019-04-30 08:31 mp_en_viaje: i wonder how many of these ubersmart fucktards need to die, and i do mean it quite literally, terry davis is as stiff as stiff gets, that other fucktard idem, there's no poetic license here, no rhetoric figure. i wonder how many of these fucktards still have to DIE before the notion finally raises in their stupid if thick skulls that stupid infanitle shit a la http://btcbase.org/log/2019-04-07#1907214 is ~IMPER
(trilema) mp_en_viaje: i wonder how many of these ubersmart fucktards need to die, and i do mean it quite literally, terry davis is as stiff as stiff gets, that other fucktard idem, there's no poetic license here, no rhetoric figure. i wonder how many of these fucktards still have to DIE before the notion finally raises in their stupid if thick skulls that stupid infanitle shit a la http://btcbase.org/log/2019-04-07#1907214 is ~IMPER
(trilema) a111: Logged on 2019-04-27 14:06 asciilifeform: it aint even so hard to implement ~on pc~ -- poor madman terry davis, ~had it~ . ( asciilifeform happens to think that davis read his www, but at this pt only beelzebub knows, whether read or came to the obv notion on own steam.. )
(trilema) asciilifeform: it aint even so hard to implement ~on pc~ -- poor madman terry davis, ~had it~ . ( asciilifeform happens to think that davis read his www, but at this pt only beelzebub knows, whether read or came to the obv notion on own steam.. )
(trilema) asciilifeform: ( nfi what happened to it after '15 , but sorta terrydavis-flavour )
(trilema) asciilifeform: hey, christ spoke to terry davis and told him how to achieve nirvana. a+++.
(trilema) asciilifeform: the logical result of trying to physically move into a fictional palace is terry davis's train ride.
(trilema) asciilifeform: trinque: reminds me of terry davis's pile of ?
(trilema) asciilifeform: at least terry davis was straightforward about not having iron drivers.
(trilema) BingoBoingo: And there's still no confirmation on whether Terry Davis lives or dies
(trilema) mats: rip terry davis
(trilema) mircea_popescu: terry davis is exactly http://btcbase.org/log/2018-04-13#1798356 except turned up to 11.
(trilema) mircea_popescu: let me say something rather... political here. so, an item caught my eye in one of the pastebins or w/e you put in : some guy saying "this bum cost me more than a gf". it entirely illuminated the problem to me : terry davis is JUST as much a perfect representative of the ustarded "brillian computer programmer" as http://trilema.com/2016/the-story-of-elliot-rodger-by-elliot-rodger-adnotated-part-one/ is the representative of t
(trilema) trinque: ey ben_vulpes apparently terry davis is wandering the streets of portland.
(trilema) mircea_popescu: "King Terry is, now, recruiting the Original Catholic brand Templar Knights. Send email to tdavis@templeos.org."
(trilema) trinque: !#s terry davis
(trilema) trinque: which terry anyhow, terry davis?
(trilema) asciilifeform: you can do similar item in amd64 mode tho, 64bits but you map it all to contiguous addr space, like terry davis did.
(trilema) trinque: I dunno; I would've taken the comparison to Terry Davis as a compliment!
(trilema) trinque: "Your writing sounds like a rant of a person more crazy than I am." - Terry Davis << wahahahaha
(trilema) phf: if bios driven 640x480 is good enough for terry davis, it's good enough for me
(trilema) asciilifeform: mircea_popescu: largely by familiarity with the process. i personally grew up doing it. and this is 3rd example i run into publicly to date (others being mr mold and terry davis.)
(trilema) gabriel_laddel: Terry A Davis wrote a whole graphics system that doesn't communicate with X.
(trilema) asciilifeform: terry davis school of thought ?
(trilema) asciilifeform: not terry davis !
(trilema) asciilifeform: and ftr i don't much care why he did what he did, terry davis wrote quasi-sane os because the devil personally ordered him to in his sleep
(trilema) phf: but anyway, chuck moore probably has clean kitchen and terry davis :p
(trilema) phf: terry davis dat shit. "no framebuffer, no vesa, VGA!"
(trilema) phf: terry davis dat shit, only legitimate encoding is utf-8 :D
(trilema) BingoBoingo: <asciilifeform> and it is ~wrong~ to IMPLICITLY arithmetize on non-arithmetic objects. << What would Terry Davis say about this?
(trilema) asciilifeform: nah reads like good ol' terry davis
(trilema) assbot: Terry A. Davis (@TempleOS) | Twitter ... ( http://bit.ly/1OyqCEd )
(trilema) asciilifeform: mircea_popescu: no need to go far, see the case of, e.g., terry davis
(trilema) asciilifeform: but to bring it back to the 'dirty house, cleaners want wheelbarrow of gold, so must stay dirty' - i doubt mircea_popescu is suffering from any software problem that, say, terry davis (deliberately not nominating any of the folks here for this gedankenexperiment) couldn't or wouldn't fix for, say, 50000btc
(trilema) asciilifeform: re: certified nutters: did we ever get terry davis in here ?
(trilema) asciilifeform: terry davis doesn't have to answer to a grant committee
(trilema) BingoBoingo: <asciilifeform> the guy who wrote templeos is living on that racket << terry davis. and schizophrenia is still one of the more reliable ways a white man can get usg payola. though it's still an 'achievement', on part with getting a $1M research grant on your lonesome << Who knows, if it wasn't for glorious tobacco maybe I'd be on that golden ticket
(trilema) asciilifeform: the guy who wrote templeos is living on that racket << terry davis. and schizophrenia is still one of the more reliable ways a white man can get usg payola. though it's still an 'achievement', on part with getting a $1M research grant on your lonesome
(trilema) asciilifeform: !s terry davis
(trilema) asciilifeform: templeos << terry davis is a 'stainless steel rat.' just, a more skilled one than i am
(trilema) asciilifeform: usg welfare << terry davis!
(trilema) asciilifeform: that, or terry davis
(trilema) gabriel_laddel: mircea_popescu: I sent it to Terry A Davis, perhaps he can be convinced to write Lisp...
(trilema) gabriel_laddel: !s terry a davis