New laptop, new twitter client that works well, so tell me again why I ought to stay away from that birdy site.

> UK University Bans Clapping At Performances To Avoid Triggering Students With Anxiety
> Students have been asked to use "jazz hands" instead.

It's now on the level of "Momma, he looked at me!"

JRM boosted

Ate out at Mudde Burger tonight. No puns, please.

After 3 pm and still haven't eaten lunch. Beginning to feel hungry.

Two groups of workers here at the house today: one, in the attic, replacing our old water tank; the other, in the back, installing the modular shelving for my new . Saws, hammers, and other tools of their trade making havoc of my day. All for the good, however.

Makes me feel warmly happy using , like regaining an old friend who had gone off the deep end (read: birdy site).

Somehow I caught myself searching and reading about and region, where I had stayed for a few months many, many years ago.

Stepped out for a coffee to warm me old bones. And a wee apple, nut, and cinnamon cake to accompany it. Got the new umbrella to working again, catching like it ought. I'm ready to work. Oh wait. What about a nap?

Soon will be time for a new laptop. Windows, nem pensar. Apple may be my only option, as last time. (10 years with a refurbished model, but don't expect today's Apple products to be as good.) If I had a good open source option, easy to use for non-techie, not expensive, that'd be ideal.

Lunched close by, at a favorite spot, the pie store. Got to be close friends with owners. He sits and we talk while I eat.

Rain has let up. Time to make a dash out to a nearby spot for lunch. Here's hoping I don't dissolve in the street.

Avatar back to old image above and to left, but new one is showing up in timeline.

I liked the simplicity of the birdy site way back when. Want that experience again. Can provide it? Wherever it is I am?

OK, so that's weird. How did I get from mastodon.social to social.userspage.net? Am I still back over there? Can I stay here? Am I in two places at once? Has the universe been warped?

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