Terminating ethernet is so finicky. Worth it, but such a pain!

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The next time somebody argues "what about property?" WRT protests, remind them that destruction of property will lead to the rebuilding property, which create jobs. Therefore, protests are good for the economy. Then ask "Why do you hate the economy?!"

Seems legit to me!

Death Note is quite the ride. Also funny that it seems like Dragonball Super ripped off the concepts of false gods dishing out absolute justice. Never would've expected that.

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Surprised, but I ended up working away at this Game of Life app this week. Ugly AF right now, but getting somewhere. Not shown: editor to create games. More to come on that. Made with , and .

github.com/pseudoramble/conway

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uspol/health 

← i don't know what sort of healthcare system the u.s. should have (because even countries that are praised for their "free" or "single-payer" systems often have more complicated systems instead), but clearly y'all deserve better than _that_.

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subtoot-ish, tech 

if the cloud is just somebody else's computer

then public APIs are just somebody else's database

sorry, I do not make the rules

In today's episode of Life During Isolation, it's been interesting to see normies start to learn what video/voice/text chats are. Unaware you're supposed to be muted while talking shit, leaving cameras on while you're making lunch, on and on. This is like tech/corporate life 101 stuff.

We really are in a bubble all of our own! Welcome, though.

covid19, usa, recession 

Maybe just don't prepare at all and let the fallout happen? No because our society depends on the economy which doesn't prepare for downturns.

Some degree of planning should be done. Right? Anything at all?

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