Pirate Bay dude giving amazing shade to Parler and Gab and no he won’t help. https://www.vice.com/en/article/3an7pn/pirate-bay-founder-thinks-parlers-inability-to-stay-online-is-embarrassing
TIL via a DeafBlind TikToker and confirmed via a DuckDuck search that, in an emergency situation, if you are with a (culturally!) DeafBlind person, drawing an X on their back or, barring that, palm, is a way to communicate "We have to get out of here, NO DISCUSSION."
Disability advocates often talk about the importance of not physically grabbing/moving people. Emergencies MAY be an exception but now you know a way to communicate instead!
fyi: they banned trump from twitter because it was no longer profitable for them to keep him on the platform, not because he incited violence.
it's a side effect of him inciting that violence: the fact that advertisers no longer want to affiliate themself with violence (specifically against white people).
corporations act in their own self interest, and that self-interest is profit.
@Gargron Does Mastodon have control over individually-hosted servers? Like, say if Donald Trump decided to create an instance of his own and that gave rise to a virulently rightwing space -- you could kick him off, right?
Decision of Supreme Court on review petition filed by #Nirbhaya convict Akshay Kumar Singh coming up from Justices R Banumathi, Ashok Bhushan and AS Bopanna.
Details from the hearing 👇 @TheQuint@twitter.com
IDEA! Let's all report the #birdsite account of Donald Trump!
If enough people do it they'll have to take action right?
"Is it time to jingle the bells? Is it time to put mint in socks? When do we start constructing gingerbread houses for homeless gingerbread folk?"
Fi'ni prattled on enthusiastically as I hauled the frozen turkey into my tub.
"IT IS SNOWING," they announced abruptly, then diving out the window onto my lawn.
They sprawled out until they were covered in about an inch of snow.
"Ahh... just like home. I think this is my favorite Earth season."
Catman and techy-man. Fuck fascists and Nazis.
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