Important working lunch instructional slide RE introducing yourself
"Hello. My name is Inigo Montoya. You killed my father. Prepare to die."
Remember Inigo Montoya:
1. Polite greeting
3. Relevant personal link
4. Manage expectations.
Yussef Cole makes the point that most cyberpunk shows a broken system, but not necessarily the oppressive racism that still hangs over the present. The myth that technology would ever solve that problem has to be thoroughly debunked at this point.
Mastodon needs vanity instance names, and also somehow to make that transparent. I am not a software engineer so I will be @mastodon.social until someone else does something, but it would be cool to just buy some dumb domain and use it as your instance identifier, even if it was really transparently still mastodon prime behind the scenes.
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