mild fictional drug refs, art, furry Show more
That's some strong fuzzweed you've got there, Lorxus. What are you going to do once it's in you? Flicker Thompson's Lamp? Count to omega^omega? Check guests into Hilbert's Hotel? Speak every sentence in every language?
I'd be careful if I were you, reader. He's going to down that nice gin and popping-tonic next, and then he'll climb right out of the screen...
(credit to foxvomit on twitter!)
That's probably part of it. There probably was a time when reading the documentation was enough to answer most common questions.
But we kept that part of the culture, and lost the part of the culture that thoroughly and clearly documented its software.
And I genuinely believe that the FOSS business model of giving away the software while selling the support has a lot to do with it.
And yeah, part of this goes back to #deletefacebook
Facebook is user hostile.
But it's larger than that.
Modern Windows, MacOS, and even Ubuntu have some user hostile behaviors baked in.
And in the FOSS world the only real successful business model has been "give away the software, sell the support" which means that their is an incentive in FOSS to keep the documentation technical and complicated.
RTFM culture is user hostile behavior.
imagine a world where you just ordered everything through your tv like this
also holy shit comet
fire, a trans pride flag Show more
So here's a trans pride flag, made out of (from top to middle): Copper (ii) sulfate burning behind cobalt glass, rubidium burning, and magnesium ribbon burning.
Being trans is metal as heck even if we don't all transition.
original images grabbed from:
Somehow this blew up
Please note that it did not contain a request for advice
"hmm let me unzip this game, this looks really interesting!"
*desktop explodes in a fiery cloud of .dlls, unity assets, notepad files, and a zipped copy of the game for Mac*
as someone who plays a lot of weird obscure rough indie games
if you don't put all your stuff in a folder before you zip it
I *hate* you
아 제발, the Korean Air people walked in RIGHT into the fursuit parade, I'm so sorry
in the end what matters is some level of dopamine in my brain, not life or my opinion on it
but isn't that the worse part
Regular reminder: "legal name" is a very boring sounding phrase.
It sounds WAY cooler if you call it your "government alias"
* Origin: Twitter (https://twitter.com/hourlyFox/status/987715089536094210)
9 days till the shutdown of witches.town
needless to say, if you haven't exported your data from there and moved to another instance already, please do so
Ultimate Disappointment Taco Verdict: actually pretty good
The fucking amassments of tiny babies was more than enough, and now there's also 3D-printed horseshoe crabs too https://t.co/C1lJ8TvbPx https://twitter.com/CoronaCoreanici/status/987437272231444485
Friendly reminder tomorrow to tag yr 420 stuff a lot of people are made uncomfortable by or have traumatic experiences associated with that drug and so like have your fun but please keep it under a CW so nobody has to choose between being online tomorrow and not encountering triggers constantly