sobering up today I realise that I stonedly derailed a very serious discussion of the works of Ursula K. Le Guin at a party by demanding to know whether Catwings took place in the Hainish universe. #noregrets
Seriously, they're really good! Second half playing now! #accessibility
Hey, my friends who are the most amazing dancers are livestreaming their show RIGHT NOW https://livestream.com/kineticlight !
It really is a fantastic show.
Pretty ambitious plans by Barcelona! https://www.barcelona.cat/digitalstandards/en/init/0.1/index.html
A couple more commits to #mblazemuch , mainly example code I've been playing with but isn't really ready for the general case yet.
Oh no! Maybe the last 20 years of usability wasn't wrong after all!
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From the grand rhetorical flourish of an email I just wrote:
"I know many who think that others are going to kill them for who they are, and many who are revving up their motors to ostracise and hurt in defence of their fundamental values. Sometimes these are the same people. I try and ensure that I don't end up being someone who hurts, and hide my friends and I from those who would hurt them.This may be cowardice at this time. There really do seem to be enough heroes to go around".
My father's father Charles Bornstein was born in 1903 in Łódź, Poland and moved to the United States with his father and brother Aaron when he was a child. His mother Judith had died when he was only three months old. Several older siblings stayed behind.
As adults in the 1930s, Charles and Aaron sent money back to their older siblings in Łódź so that they and their families could leave Poland and come to the US.
RT @email@example.com: "I'm a human.
I'm not a robot.
(login screen poetry)
I just remembered entering a space quiz competition when I was 9 or something and getting a MASSIVE pile of European Space Agency stickers. ( @lizzard just sent a load of stickers to a teenager who dressed up as the Firefox icon for Halloween, and I’m hoping ironically or unironically they had just as much fun)
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when I was a kid I used to watch gi Joe and wonder why Cobra's mission was to take over *and* destroy the world. that made no sense to me. why would you do all the work to take over the world and just destroy it? but then I grew up and *gestures vaguely*
i talk to everybody and am overly charitable | currently like: probability,, old skool Unix, the saeculum | work at EFF, I don't speak for EFF here
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