2001: Ha ha Linux could even run on a toaster! j/k
2011: Wow this toaster actually runs Linux. It’s not a joke anymore.
2021: Please pay the ransomware to receive your toast.
The bi in bisexual stands for bible. It’s as wholesome as can be.
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These sorts of things are all for show, not real discussions of policy. Nixon didn’t make any amazing treaties with China when he went. He just went, and there are photos of it. That was the point.
I said a while ago, the only way Trump can mess up his trip to South Korea is if he cancels it. Well… ¯\_(ツ)_/¯
Elon Musk is a serial failure, and a billionaire, but what I think I like about him least is that he is a fascist.
A good blarg about affordable housing. http://www.eschatonblog.com/2018/05/affordable-housing.html?m=1
What Scooby Doo taught me was: at the first sign of trouble, try to peel someone’s face off.
There’s really something about old black and white amateur movies. The relaxed faces. These people lived before cameras were everywhere, and they didn’t know how to pose. It didn’t occur to them to pose. They’re just acting like people.
Technology has made politicians and clowns of us all.
Wait, the NFL actually passed a rule saying players have to stand for the anthem?
So white people have literally undermined the veterans that they were so frothy about because they were being 'disrespected'.
White America, again, makes it loud and clear the States stays fucked up because that is what the keep choosing, over and over
Fucking Gmail is marking my emails from my new domain as spam and displaying the phishing warning even after I mark them as not spam, even though I'm using Fastmail's nameservers & SMTP servers.
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we've also got this mentality that all we need to do is look the other way and try to survive and things will be better.
as nice as that sounds, we're not in an ideal society where you can just coast and survive. we all gotta do something to change this place or else it'll get harder for us and others and for those that come after us
i hate to say it, but simply coping is not enough
Uber’s Killer Robots are unacceptable in San Francisco, but they’re okay in Pittsburgh. https://www.reuters.com/article/us-autos-selfdriving-uber/uber-ends-arizona-self-driving-program-following-fatality-idUSKCN1IO2SD
Because being straight is so natural, straight people pay each other money for being straight. https://www.dallasnews.com/news/2018-elections/2018/05/22/dallas-candidate-promised-reward-kids-marrying-white-leads-early-vote
“local mall bitcoin atm emblazoned with multiple types of fraud warning” is a powerfully 2018 æsthetic
Big shout out to those of you who start to question who you are and what you're saying because the people around you just don't fucking pay attention and make it seem like you're the fuck-up.