March 31st, 2021

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A newly emerging genre — a video address by a staff member of a college to the college administration and to the public at large. The address would usually start with an expression of reluctance: I didn't want to make this video but... It will proceed to how this person has been negatively affected by the policy changes implemented as a part of the recent ideological drift.


1) Aaron Kindsvatter, associate professor at the University of Vermont:

2) Jodi Shaw, first librarian then student support coordinator at Smith College:

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Didn't know of the LG gram. Looks nice too, and has very recently received a 2021 update. Intel XE graphics, two thunderbolt 4 USB-C ports, 2 USB-A ports, light, huge screen, huge trackpad, good reviews. Last year's model is said to work well with linux; haven't heard anything linux-y of this year's model:

P.S.: meh, users are reporting troubles with sound on it.