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The best antidote to Facebook et al is just to continue building viable communities outside of those systems, using open protocols.

Anyone know what is up with diaspsocial.com? Why it is down and for how long?

@jkb @ashfurrow Any thinkpad models better than others or OG IBM thinkpads vs Lenovo thinkpads?

Will they ever finish the construction on I4 in Orlando!? I have lived in Jacksonville for 20 years and it seems like every time we go to Orlando it is still under construction.

Road trip....4 days at Universal Studios 🥳🤩

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Never forget: most of us have been poisoned by a toxic educational system that teaches us systematically that failing at a task or not knowing a correct answer is shameful.

There is no inherent shame in failure, in not knowing, or in being wrong, and we shouldn't actively shame others for it.

Get back up, learn something new, and try again.

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WHAT IS THE INTELECTUAL DARK WEB?
youtu.be/n5HN-KT9rj0

Though he is mostly referring to MSM I would include web decentralization as well.....

What is really sad is that ‘free speech’ and having your own opinion has become “dangerous conversations” as he puts it in the video. But he is correct, we can no longer speak our minds, voice our opinions, or even agree to disagree in our current society. One is either ignored or attacked by others...

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It never ceases to amaze me that we all love ourselves more than other people, but care about their opinion more than our own. - Aurelius

Greetings all, I am moving over from the evil bird to the MIghty Mastodon 😎

Mastodon

Server run by the main developers of the project 🐘 It is not focused on any particular niche interest - everyone is welcome as long as you follow our code of conduct!