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This is my 1000th post so I thought I would start a new thread. I have not been in the Hobbies and spare time bit of the forum all that much, my hobby is smoking weed at the moment but that's something I'm in the process of stopping, that has it's own thread though.

My hobby since I got the internet back in the early 2000's has been reading, watching, listening to, and educating myself using the internet. Obviously I look at a load of shit online as well as "researching" but I spend a lot of time online and have learned so much!

I'm not sure quite what this thread I'm creating should turn into but I think I will add some links, probably to some podcasts/audio downloads as I listen to a lot of audio (youtube videos too, if the visual part of them isn't important) downloads while I'm working/travelling, ect.

I have plans to do more of other hobbies and spare time activities but I have been very busy for the last couple of years. Learning from stuff I find online can continue though, this site has been the first time I have "given to the internet", up until this was created I just consumed stuff. I have benefitted a lot from reading lots of your stuff when I was a long term lurker at the other place but posting is even better.

So, I dunno, post whatever you like on here, for a vague alternative title to this thread I could have gone for "Self Education", if that helps.

Like I say, I'll post some links to stuff wot I think is good, gotta go though, a million things to do! I have spent waaaaaaaaaay too long on dosbods in the last couple of months, a thousand posts!!

 

O.o

 

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On ‎02‎/‎07‎/‎2017 at 00:16, Long time lurking said:

well worth the time if like me you cant be arsed to read

 

Excellent, thank you.

I have seen clips of this guy talking before, didn't realise the whole thing was available on youtube though. I will download it and give it a listen.

 

EDIT : It's 11 hours long, I'm not going to be able to download that with savefrom.net

I'll just watch it on my phone, cheers for the link!

 

Here's one I enjoyed, John Taylor Gatto for 5 and 3/4 hours!

 

 

Edited by Carl Fimble
Adding everything from EDIT onwards

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