[nSLUG] The "I would like to do a talk" talk's title

zak martell zak.martell at gmail.com
Tue Sep 13 11:16:17 ADT 2016


Is there some sort of projector/tv I can use for the talk? It's quite a
visual talk.
On Tue, Sep 13, 2016 at 9:25 AM zak martell <zak.martell at gmail.com> wrote:

> Aha I didn't mean to "clickbait" mostly why I added the second part "a dos
> story" hoping that it shows I am saying it sucks because of the ability to
> DoS easily and not due to anything else and thoughts become "oh it's just
> easy to attack story".
>
> I wanted some interesting title and unfortunately in these days my
> thoughts tend to have some clickbait-like title. I have no prior title
> writing knowledge so I follow similar other titles I hear.
>
> Btw, I am not going to mention any advantages of Apache nor does it come
> out in the end showing it as strengths, maybe in another talk I can do a
> comparison or something of some sort. It's strictly why Apache sucks, but
> keeping in mind myself who actually doesn't hate it.
> On Tue, Sep 13, 2016 at 7:36 AM Joel Maxuel <j.maxuel at gmail.com> wrote:
>
>> I would agree.  There is a popular one out there (gets presented at Linux
>> expos) called "Linux Sucks" - the first half going about the frustrating
>> parts of Linux, such as fragmentation, systemd, et cetera.  But in the end
>> (spoiler alert), it ties into the end that they are really strengths.
>>
>> Although I preferred the "Linux is Freaking Weird" presentation by the
>> same guy (Bryan Lunduke).
>>
>>
>> --
>> Cheers,
>> Joel Maxuel
>>
>> "One should strive to achieve, not sit in bitter regret."
>>  - Ronan Harris / Mark Jackson
>>
>> On Tue, Sep 13, 2016 at 7:00 AM, Corrie Watt <corriewatt at gmail.com>
>> wrote:
>>
>>> My thoughts on titles for talks/articles:
>>> It seems that 'click-bait' titles for articles and talks are the
>>> flavour-du-jour. I have noticed this practice becoming more and more
>>> prevalent, even amongst the educated. I have no opinion as to whether
>>> this is good or bad; it appears to be a result of trying hard to get
>>> people to read one's online offerings. To me, it is the quality of the
>>> content that matters -- silly title or not.
>>>
>>> Cheers,
>>> Corrie
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