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can we 🅱lease have it become deeply unfashionable to make any large areas of light colors in a UI if it can possibly be avoided

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a lot of the early remarks in the Investigations take aim at the view of language that holds that statements relating to "complex" entities or idea can be analyzed into synonymous statements about the "simple" components that make up those entities. thus what one says about a broom, one *really* means about a broom handle and brush arranged in a particular way. this view is nowhere expressed as fully or completely as in his own, earier Tractatus.

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by ordering a drone strike on foreign soil in Spider-Man: Far From Home, Peter Parker is a war criminal and should be sent to the Hague

Humans may not have free will but cats definitely do

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So I'm sure you're all familiar with the UN projection of the Earth that puts the Arctic at the center and shows all the land, but let me present to you the inverse of that, the Spilhaus projection, which centers the map on Antarctica and shows the world's ocean as the single, continuous mass of water that it is.

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Why must hardcover books come with a paper cover that will wear out

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Maybe my favorite Marx quote 

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The T440s is starting to break into your life a lot of effort and was very respectful.

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I think it's worth discussing violence in videogames in the context of them being utilized as nationalist propaganda, and the industry humoring the reactionary affectation of gaming as an identity because of marketing instead of fighting it.

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@healyn @TommyWiseau
Hey Tommy remember when you tried all those times (Tommy Wi-Show, The Neighbors, whatever this new animated show is) to desperately cash in on The Room’s notoriety, and every single one was a failure that nobody watched?

Ha ha, what a story, Tommy!

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On an average there is at least one mass shooting in US everyday!

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~ Computer security tips from the year 2035 ~

Never memorise the characters that comprise your password as this could be picked up by a nearby device with Facebook thought-to-text activated

Instead, focus on using muscle memory alone to hit the correct keys in the correct order

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It's actually only "Unix" if it's made in The Open Group region of France. Otherwise, it's just a sparkling POSIX-compatible operating system.

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we're seeing unprecedented chicken levels

(92%) ■■■■■■■■■□

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like, I can go on for a long time. But I guess my point is:

Not only are you not immune to propaganda, you're already infected. So is everyone you know and respect.

When you're confronted with new information, or information that sounds counterintuitive or goes against what you think you know about the world, it's worth taking a step back and not rejecting it out-of-hand. Check your work, as always- lord knows that there's a lot of bad information out there- but be open to the idea that you've been propagandized.

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