COVID conspiracy theories 

Has it ever occurred to these pillocks that if pharmaceutical companies could get away with it, they would probably just do fuck all and pocket the funds?

A quick reminder: Don't forget to drink some water

Got to watch Wolf Walkers and it is SO pretty
Do recommend!

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So #CatBellies is trending & I'm definitely not gonna miss that. Also, I know cat looks flat in last pic

New people, welcome to a place where shit is in chronological order

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The COVID-19 bill is released and hidden in it are two *enormous* copyright provisions; the Tillis bill that creates a jail felony for streaming infringements, and the "CASE act" that creates a totally new low-friction DMCA-takedown-like court that can levy five-digit fines for…well, pretty much anything, without the checks on abuse a normal court has or (to my read) adequate notice to targets they were even sued.

These have real potential to harm average Internet users.

Here's my latest English change:

I split the string.
I splat the string.
I have splut the string.

Aligning split past tenses with swim.

@lapis been really enjoying doing some journaling or writing a note to my future self can be a cool resource

If you want something inspiring, terrifying, gripping, and beautiful to read, I encourage you to check out Ben Fleuter’s Sword Interval.
It’s absolutely GORGEOUS and just finished so you can read the whole story all the way through!

don't punish students for needing more time! I've had to argue so much with other instructors because their instinct is to craft their syllabus like a dang obstacle course. (also get rid of closed-book sit-down exams)

"my skin feels things 15 centimeters off base to the left, help pls"

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a lot of stories of pure perfect sensory integration in a virtual reality and not enough stories about the early days of development where bugs like "everything feels like sand paper" and "lilacs are fine, but roses smell like dumpsters" are common

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