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utopian future in the 1980s: flying cars
utopian future in the 2020s: no cars

How's your day going?

Mine: accidentally started an argument about 2, 3 and 4+ dimensional coordinate spaces in a group chat, by talking about how amazing it is that Alicia Boole Stott could visualise 4D shapes in her mind.

I did *try* to tell them it's just satanic devil numbers, and how all mathematicians should be sent to an island and forbidden to think very hard about what they've done. But no, furious debate about nets and slices now

“"Crypto art" is literally just "numbered prints, but each time I sign my name I also promise to burn down a local park."”

i honestly think that, by virtue of being 6'6", i could topple any pre-industrial duchy sized government

modern society just doesn't respect big boys enough 😔

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Egg finished 😁 Copic multiliners, Krylon copper leafing pen, and Faber Castell Pitt brush pens, on A6 size off-white smooth card. This was a commission for someone to gift to a friend ^.^ #MastoArt

HEY!

You have less than a week to buy one these G.B. Rober supporter editions over on itchio.

I'm fairly biased, because I make this game, but friends it's going to be a good one, and believe me you want to have this:

mokka.itch.io/rober

Climate, billionaires, culture 

Vastly different scale, but similar category error to someone who thinks platforming themselves to tens/hundreds of thousands of followers is activism rather than symbolism

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Climate, billionaires, culture 

Watching a video that suddenly went "This video was produced in partnership with Bill Gates, [bla bla new book]" and my head swam.

I get that no one that rich is writing a book for the money, but I'd rather live in a world where it's inconceivable and baffling to everyone that one person would be able to neatly package up a load of answers like this. Because it is

something very powerful about how the universal sign for being happy in No Man's Sky is to do a lil dance, regardless of who you are or how seriously you take yourself. you can give a professional scientist mineral data and that still 100% warrants a lil dance.
we should normalize this irl.

What if we put Mario's head on top of Sonic the Hedgehog's body! 

It'd look something... like this!

Not sure how to label so I'll just say Political 

Liberals today cheering as texans suffer. You know that state that's half disenfranchised Democrats and half Republicans but mostly just nonvoters? The really diverse state with all kinds of people in it? Yeah that one. They want those people to freeze and die for voting wrong

Old British comedy, meta 

Friend having to explain Harry Enfield, and how popular shows like his were at the time, to someone non-British. She interjects:
"That's weird, I didn't think you could call it a comedy. It's so bad" lol

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