extremely important museum plaque that addresses the language we use to talk about slavery in the american south. @OCRbot
#JewsAgainstICE still blockading the Atlanta ICE Field Office! We’re not moving because every day that ICE is “just doing their job” is another day of roundups, concentration camps, family separation, & terror for our undocumented neighbors.
Take Action: https://www.neveragainaction.com/shut-down-ice
Happy Prime Day everyone!!!
45 has spent $340M on Golf
FYI: It would cost $338M to test every one of America’s 225,000 rape kits currently sitting on shelves
So Govt can find $340M for golf—but not to deliver justice to 225,000 Americans who survived rape?🤔
This is a fascinating thread about how IBM’s technology enabled the Holocaust.
Tech companies have repeatedly shown their willingness to place profits ahead of morality. Don’t trust that they’ll do the right thing this time around. https://twitter.com/neveragainactn/status/1149369311364046849
My top 3 developer skills:
Googling the Error Message
Asking the painful questions
Reviewing GitHub PRs on my mobile phone
I don't have to worry about being trans and having shoes that fit me if I dont wear shoes #BarefootIsLegal
blocking ads is evil grr
HTTP is a pull-based medium. it is within the original philosophy of HTTP to selectively pull the data, for example, a device that doesn't support images won't download them. by circumventing ad "blocking", you are spitting in the face of HTTP. a more accurate term would be ad rejection. ads are not "blocked", they are simply not asked for.
I mean it's easy to find things wrong with Mozilla, but ... that ? Really !!!!
If you want to idolize a French woman fashion designer why not Madeleine Vionnet?
She wasn't a fascist, paid her workers well, and her clothes were divine. During WW2 she closed her fashion house and fled France. https://twitter.com/notallbhas/status/1146233678751850496
Dear @TransferWise@twitter.com Have you implemented an AI that discriminates Africans? Does your platform now assume who my family and friends are? I'd like to know how you came to such a conclusion considering that I've only ever sent money to friends & family in Ghana and Nigeria 🤦♂️🏾
Just sent out my 200th invoice since I started trading in January 2017. Some figures...
> Paid on time: 62
> Paid late: 133
> Unpaid: 2
> Reminder emails sent: 349
> Terrible excuses received: 42
> Clients who've turned out to be absolute cocks: 7