>claims to be for free software and freedom
>uses a Linux distro with non-free components
to me the important part is the hardware, the core OS (kernel), and the core utilities (compiler, c libraries, graphics server).
Anything else I would prefer to be open source but do not mind using closed source if the open source is unviable or nonexistent.
nvidia-drivers is an example
a few games another
I do not really see a difference between using nouveau and nvidia-drivers since in the end the actual CPU/GPU is probably backdoored if there is any. So until we have open hardware.
Special snowflake’ syndrome, is a disease in which the subject believes that because she occupies a subculture mildly different to the mainstream, she is inherently better, and above them. The subject will never state that she is better, but it is implied, as is the belief that she is rare in her qualities, despite, in reality, being an only slightly less common cliche. Subjects suffering from this syndrome have been known to make statements such as “I’m the girl who’d rather stay home reading Harry Potter than get drunk and get ‘sweet hooks’ “, and will frequently act as if she is under tremendous pressure to act like a ‘typical girl,’ not realising that ‘typical girls’ are a myth, and those she looks down upon are not what they seem