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current events, ill-wishing, uspol-adj, drugs 

here's a shot of port, a little foxnip, and a stick of incense to hoping for the Orange to rot.

The thing that does not get talked about during this pandemic is that it's been exacerbated in the US by the deliberate reduction in hospital beds during the neoliberal project.

The US used to have a pretty good, affordable public hospital system (which is why we got away without single payer for so long), and then we fucking sold them off for pennies on the dollar, and they were asset-stripped by corporations, especially in rural areas and the inner-city, where they weren't profitable.

If you think about it, Snakes delivering the mail is no stranger than Ponies doing it, and those fucks at the Pony Express couldn't get into *half* the places we can. 🐍

@compostablespork A friend of mine moved to Kalispell recently. Are you anywhere near there?

US pol, lewd bipartisanship 

Like, if they were an insignificant 5th party that most folks wouldn’t waste their vote on, then they’d be almost cute

Awwwww, silly lil libs! If you’re good, I’ll let you jack-off to a picture of Bush and Clinton shaking hands

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our adversaries have taken advantage of trump's condition and fucked my wife

Further making the case for Suspending Mastodon.social 

Instance suspension doesn't have to be a permanent thing. I have unsuspended instances in the past when they've publicly owned their problems and taken visible action to correct them.

As a federated community, this is really the only punitive measure available to us at an instance level; it's time we started treating it as less of a monolith and instead treat it like the community moderation tool it is.

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Making the case for Suspending Mastodon.social 

I think of this issue as being akin to a hostage situation. Birdsite & FB also had famous bad actors unabashedly breaking their rules, but they are beholden to those bad actors. They can't make hard decisions without potentially going out of business.

We can, and thus IMHO have a responsibility to do so if we want to maintain any semblance of control over our communities.

Suspension forces users to migrate. Silencing enables inaction.

#fediblock

this sounds like the worst shitpost but i am serious when i say:
-i have insider industry knowledge about Borat 2, which was in secret production during quarantine, and might be coming out soon
-i have more information but i am Literally Not Allowed to discuss it publicly
-this is very weird and i am dying to talk about but don't want to get my friend/insider source in trouble

why didnt i think of this before, see you later suckers

GUYS is it gay to exonerate? You pretty much just relieving (someone or something) of a load 😳

white people love being like "the japanese have a word, keikaku, that means 'a set of steps to be taken in a particular situation.' this say's a lot about their meticulousness as a culture"

music, math, hot academic take 

middle C should be defined to be 256 Hz, fite me about it

in the same vein, california soaproot was used to drug fish in ponds and lakes for easy harvest

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ok, i didn't know this

apparently the maidu developed very small arrowheads that were thought to only be for hunting birds until the tips were found embedded in the bones of elk and california grizzly

then in 1995 neurotoxin residues were found on some arrowhead specimens in a collection

the source: cellar spiders (the ones with the long spindly legs people incorrectly call daddy long legs)

so today in #fo76 i took over a workshop that is a former federal nuclear waste disposal facility

and i knew what i had to do

music 

you know what I haven't listened to in AGES?

A Saucerful of Secrets

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