October 2nd, 2014 IRC Meeting
- Update on candidate status, campaign strategies
- Oct. 4, 9am-6pm, MIT Maker Faire Lucia and Jason doing set up.
- Who there?
- What is being presented?
- Wikileaks 8th Birthday Party, 10/4. Suggested: Celebrate during and after Maker faire
- Who will make reservation?
- Who will get cake?
- jokeefe (James O'Keefe, Somerville)
- srevilak (Steve Revilak, Arlington, MA)
- Bluelustreak (Lucia Fiero)
- lisbon (Christopher Maria, Ludlow MA)
- Oct. 4, 9am-6pm, MIT Maker Faire - blog logistics
- Oct. 4, Wikileaks birthday party
- Oct. 9, 6-7:30pm, Confronting Police Brutality & Racial Profiling - Rally & Send Off
- Oct 10th. Boston Security Meetup #3. http://www.meetup.com/boston-security-meetup/events/189788152/
- Oct 11-12. MIT IndieWeb bar camp. http://indiewebcamp.com/next-iwc
- Nov. 5, Million Mask March
- May 6, 2015, International Day against DRM.
Campaign status. A few of us flyered last weekend at What the Fluff in Somerville.
Maker Faire. 5--6 people staffing table throughout the course of the day. We'll be outdoors. High of 66 degrees, with chance of rain. But, we'll be under a tent. Layers might be a good idea.
Wikileaks Birthday. Approximately 10 so far. Steve will call Asgard to make reservations. Jamie bringing cake.
21:01 < jokeefe> Agenda - https://masspirates.org/wiki/October_2nd,_2014_IRC_Meeting 21:01 < Bluelustreak> Hello Pirates! 21:01 < jokeefe> ids - James O'Keefe 21:01 < jokeefe> Somerville 21:01 < srevilak> Steve Revilak, Arlington 21:01 < Bluelustreak> Lucia Fiero 21:01 < jokeefe> Welcome lisbon 21:02 < lisbon> hello, Christopher Maria, Ludlow MA 21:02 < Bluelustreak> !st off I want to personally thank Dr. Steve for attending the E5 orientation 21:02 < Bluelustreak> This was key to our work in the coming year. 21:03 * srevilak doesn't quite understand Bluelustreak's mixed tenses 21:03 < jokeefe> hear hear 21:03 < Bluelustreak> Sigh. 21:03 < Bluelustreak> is eky 21:03 < Bluelustreak> key 21:03 < srevilak> Bluelustreak: kthx 21:03 < Bluelustreak> OK I HAVE BEEN DRINKING THIS IS MY SECOND MEETING TONIGHT! 21:04 < jokeefe> lol 21:04 < jokeefe> any other ids? 21:04 < Bluelustreak> lol 21:05 < Bluelustreak> Wow this is a short agenda 21:05 < Bluelustreak> And it's all on me. 21:05 < srevilak> starting with campaign status, then? 21:05 < Bluelustreak> WHO WILL GET CAKE? 21:05 < Bluelustreak> 123, not me! 21:05 < jokeefe> aye 21:06 < Bluelustreak> OK I have a butt load of buttons made but no JOE here 21:06 < Bluelustreak> I will run his campaign without him if y'all want me to! 21:06 < jokeefe> noe, steve, ANONinMASS, another Joe and I flyered at What the fluff. 21:07 < Bluelustreak> FYI, MIT's too stringent about cupcake so i will will be giving away cupake *buttons* 21:07 < jokeefe> lol 21:07 < Bluelustreak> With Happy birthday wiki leaks on them 21:07 < jokeefe> :-) 21:08 < jokeefe> so no update on Joe, then? 21:09 < Bluelustreak> Nuthin new 21:09 < Bluelustreak> Not for lack of trying. Who is at this meeting? 21:09 < Bluelustreak> PLEASE ask him to come out to MIT Sat? 21:09 < Bluelustreak> James? 21:10 < jokeefe> will email after meeting 21:10 < jokeefe> call tomorrow 21:10 < jokeefe> moving on - Oct. 4, 9am-6pm, MIT Maker Faire Lucia and Jason doing set up. 21:10 < srevilak> I know of 3 volunteers 21:10 < jokeefe> For folks there I have - srevilak, js0000 21:11 < srevilak> myself (all day), @bestpiggy from 9ish, js0000 @ 2pm 21:12 < Bluelustreak> Jason and me all day 21:12 * srevilak meant "3, aside from Jason and Lucia" :) 21:12 < jokeefe> Pertty certain I will be there at least for take down, and hopefully some of the afternoon. 21:12 < Lulu> Still me... in Safari... Chrome isn't scrolling 21:13 < jokeefe> for Lulu - Pretty certain I will be there at least for take down, and hopefully some of the afternoon. 21:14 < jokeefe> What is being presented? - Tor, PGP, Email encryption, Jitsi? 21:14 < Lulu> Yay. Thanks. Jason and I will need a break by the afternoon 21:15 < srevilak> jokeefe: it sounded like we have a table outside, underneath a tent 21:15 < Lulu> We plan on bringing AJ, will you bring Liam jokeefe? 21:15 < srevilak> I imagine we'll present what people ask us to present :) 21:15 < srevilak> but Tor, etc. seem like fair game 21:15 < jokeefe> he probably won't be there until after 5pm. 21:16 < jokeefe> thanks, Lulu & srevilak 21:16 < srevilak> Saturday is a high of 66 deg. F with 30% chance of drizzle 21:16 < srevilak> layers may be a good thing 21:16 < jokeefe> I see a higher % of rain. 21:16 < lisbon> a 21:16 < jokeefe> absolutely, srevilak 21:17 < jokeefe> lisbon? 21:17 < lisbon> sorry, missed keypress 21:17 < jokeefe> k 21:17 < lisbon> are all the tables under tents? 21:17 < Lulu> I have the skull sweater, I am all set 21:17 < jokeefe> lisbon, interested in holding a cryptoparty in your neck of Mass? 21:18 < srevilak> lisbon: I believe all outdoor tables are under tents 21:18 < jokeefe> haven't had one in ludlow area 21:18 < Lulu> yes all tables are under tents 21:18 < lisbon> Im not sure if there would be much interest 21:18 < Lulu> My husband, the Pirate Cat works in Ludlow often! 21:18 < srevilak> lisbon: see https://makerfaire.mit.edu/faq, question about rain 21:18 < Lulu> Ludlow? YES! 21:19 < lisbon> I should probably mention this, im 15 21:19 < jokeefe> sometimes we never know til we ask :-) 21:19 < srevilak> lisbon: nothing wrong with starting early :) 21:19 < lisbon> In fact my birthday is on the 4th 21:19 < jokeefe> lisbon 21:20 < jokeefe> happy soon to be birthday, lisbon. you share it with wikileaks 21:21 < Lulu> What a great birthday! 21:21 < jokeefe> anything else about the MIT Maker Faire? 21:21 < lisbon> yes, in fact I am probably happier for wikileaks than I am for myself :) 21:22 < lisbon> No, my concerns about the weather were addressed 21:22 < lisbon> carry on 21:22 < Lulu> OK yes 21:22 < Lulu> I will be there for hours before anyone else and... 21:22 < Lulu> All I have is TOR 21:22 < Lulu> Derp? 21:22 < jokeefe> Next up Wikileaks 8th Birthday Party, 10/4. Suggested: Celebrate during and after Maker faire 21:23 < srevilak> We have 7 RSVPs for dinner 21:23 < jokeefe> never going to use chat in non-firefox browser 21:23 < lisbon> why not just use a client 21:23 < jokeefe> no scrolling is frustrating 21:23 * srevilak suggests irssi for chat. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Irssi 21:24 < jokeefe> normally I would , but haven't had the time to debug why they just seem to fail on my network. 21:24 < jokeefe> thanks, srevilak, will try that 21:24 < jokeefe> scrolling working again 21:25 < Lulu> Wait! 21:25 < Lulu> You didn't answer my question! 21:25 < jokeefe> sorry, which one? 21:26 < jokeefe> I will be bringing three more, so if you are counting me, that brings us to 10 21:26 < srevilak> I can call asgard tomorrow & make reservation 21:27 < lisbon> what is asgard? 21:28 < jokeefe> it is an irish pub/restaurant in cambridge, lisbon 21:28 < lisbon> k 21:28 < jokeefe> thanks, srevilak, that would be good. would you send the final list you have to the list so anyone can add themselves? 21:30 < srevilak> jokeefe: not sure what you mean. Sending RSVPs to the list seems unreleated to folks rsvp'ing themselves 21:31 < jokeefe> lisbon, have you looked at this maker space in Holyoke? http://www.gatewaycityarts.com/ 21:31 < jokeefe> or this one http://www.meetup.com/TheGeekGroupofWesternMass/ 21:32 < lisbon> I have been to the geek group, but I was unaware of one in holyoke, thanks 21:32 < Bluelustreak> please get me up to speed... </3 21:33 < jokeefe> srevilak, was just thinking that if you sent the list out, then it might jog people to RSVP. 21:34 < srevilak> ah - well, I just sent the RSVP link out 21:34 < jokeefe> ok, whatever you think. 21:35 < srevilak> Looking at agenda, I gather we need to get a cake 21:35 < Bluelustreak> I have no regrets... 21:35 < Bluelustreak> I have enough on my plate 21:35 < srevilak> I could ask Asgard if they could do a small cake 21:36 < jokeefe> I will get the cake since I am arriving late 21:36 < srevilak> thx, jokeefe 21:36 < jokeefe> will order it tomorrow and pick it up on Sat. 21:38 < jokeefe> That is all I have on the agenda. Going to be pretty busy with campaigning in the weeks ahead. any other items folks want to add? 21:38 < jokeefe> lisbon is there any way we could help you out there? 21:38 < lisbon> what do you mean by 'help' 21:39 < jokeefe> connect you with pirates in your area mostly. 21:40 < lisbon> That would be nice 21:41 < Bluelustreak> Kevin? 21:41 < lisbon> I know a very few people that have like interests 21:41 < Bluelustreak> Kevin in Amherst. 21:41 < jokeefe> There are others in West Springfield. 21:42 < jokeefe> Will see what we can do, lisbon. Did you sign up for our email list? 21:42 < lisbon> I believe I have 21:43 < lisbon> is it same to type an email into this? 21:43 < lisbon> *safe 21:43 < jokeefe> we log all official IRC chats. 21:43 < jokeefe> just email firstname.lastname@example.org and we can check. 21:44 < jokeefe> does that work? 21:44 < Bluelustreak> FYI top search for "Wikileaks cake"? https://www.google.com/search?q=wiki+leaks&espv=2&biw=1017&bih=452&source=lnms&tbm=isch&sa=X&ei=NP8tVNuWF4mryASY_4D4BQ&ved=0CAcQ_AUoAg#tbm=isch&q=wikileaks+cake 21:44 < lisbon> Ill send something 21:45 < jokeefe> funny, Bluelustreak 21:45 < jokeefe> thanks, lisbon 21:46 < jokeefe> anything folks want to discuss? 21:46 < lisbon> I have to 21:46 < lisbon> go 21:46 < Bluelustreak> Funny? it's all you. sir! 21:46 < lisbon> I will see you on saturday hopefully 21:46 < Bluelustreak> Yes i hope so too! 21:46 < Bluelustreak> derp 21:46 < Bluelustreak> sigh 21:47 < Bluelustreak> Yes I am all about the TOR... 21:47 < Bluelustreak> until others show up... 21:47 < jokeefe> :-) 21:47 < Bluelustreak> But hey it's all good right? 21:47 < srevilak> Bluelustreak: I plan to arrive shortly after 9 21:47 < jokeefe> absolutely 21:47 < srevilak> Bluelustreak: @bestpiggy should also arrive shortly after 9 21:48 < srevilak> do we need to put together a logistics/materials list? 21:48 < Bluelustreak> Um.. yeah.. would b nice 21:49 < jokeefe> srevilak, I will get all the materials I have to you by tomorrow evening 21:50 < srevilak> jokeefe: k, thx 21:50 < jokeefe> who has the banners? 21:50 < Bluelustreak> And me? 21:50 < Bluelustreak> I do 21:50 < Bluelustreak> i have it all 21:50 < Bluelustreak> No pressure :-) 21:50 < srevilak> https://pad.riseup.net/p/maker-faire 21:50 < jokeefe> bwa haha haha 21:52 < Bluelustreak> OH... we ah so amusing! 21:52 < Bluelustreak> Happy to please you, m'lord! 21:53 < jokeefe> I was imagining you rubbing your hands together gleefully when you said "i have it all". 21:53 < Bluelustreak> Orly? 21:53 < Bluelustreak> Hahahaha! 21:54 < jokeefe> banners, who took them from Freedom Rally? 21:54 < Bluelustreak> I am all about the gleeful hand rubbing... *sighs* 21:54 < Bluelustreak> I HAVE THEM 21:54 < Bluelustreak> THEY WERE FORCED ON ME! 21:55 < jokeefe> ok, thanks for clarifying my tired brain 21:55 < Bluelustreak> Not that I mind 21:55 < jokeefe> :-) 21:55 < Bluelustreak> My will is but to serve 21:55 < Bluelustreak> What more must we do? 21:56 < jokeefe> anything else? 21:56 < jokeefe> I have nothing else to discuss officially. 21:56 < Bluelustreak> Wait 21:56 < Bluelustreak> When is this Ferguson send off? 21:57 < Bluelustreak> It wasn't tonight? 21:57 < jokeefe> the 9th 21:57 < Bluelustreak> Because I am available NEXT week 21:57 < Bluelustreak> OK COOL Alex and Send off 21:57 < Bluelustreak> Tell Carl who I am! 21:57 < jokeefe> For what it is worth, i suggest endorsing Confronting Police Brutality & Racial Profiling - Rally & Send Off 21:57 < Bluelustreak> So I can netowrk. OK THNKS 21:58 < Bluelustreak> Oh, I am GOING 21:58 < jokeefe> Alex would make a better introduction than I. 21:58 < Bluelustreak> Goddess willing! 21:58 < Bluelustreak> Whatever 21:58 < Bluelustreak> FINE 21:58 < Bluelustreak> Will ask Alex to intro 21:59 < Bluelustreak> Can i tell you boys a thing? 21:59 < Bluelustreak> MY OCD? 21:59 < jokeefe> I can do an email invite, though Alex would be better. 21:59 < jokeefe> yes? 21:59 < Bluelustreak> Is focused on disease! 21:59 < Bluelustreak> EBOLA! 21:59 < Bluelustreak> IS KILLING ME 21:59 < jokeefe> you aren't the only one, sister. 21:59 < Bluelustreak> This is the thing I have dreaded for DECADES. 22:00 < Bluelustreak> No. 22:00 < Bluelustreak> You. HAVE. NO. IDEA. 22:00 < Bluelustreak> You have no idea what OCD does to a brain! 22:00 < Bluelustreak> MY brain 22:00 < jokeefe> Feels like 1346 all over again 22:00 < Bluelustreak> I may be VERY DRUNK. 22:00 < Bluelustreak> 22:00 < srevilak> we're at time motion to adjourn 22:01 < Bluelustreak> All. Day. 22:01 < Bluelustreak> FINE! 22:01 < Bluelustreak> Heartless! 22:01 < jokeefe> can stay on and discuss, just keeping to meetings being an hour 22:01 < Bluelustreak> Didn't want to confide in you anyway DOCTOR STEVE 22:02 < jokeefe> 2nd on the motion to adjourn 22:02 < jokeefe> all in favor? 22:02 < Bluelustreak> Whatever. Will not let my issues stop me from performing my duties, SIRS! 22:02 < Bluelustreak> Ciao. 22:02 < jokeefe> aye 22:03 < srevilak> will post transcript 22:04 < jokeefe> thanks 22:04 < jokeefe> have a good night.