"Think of the VCR, the playlist, the Facebook page, the Instagram account. This kind of convenience is no longer about saving physical labor — many of us don’t do much of that anyway. It is about minimizing the mental resources, the mental exertion"
Been thinking about this Tim Wu essay today https://www.nytimes.com/2018/02/16/opinion/sunday/tyranny-convenience.html
woah you can boop my nose in my profile page and i'll awoo at you!! AWOOOOOOO
finished my coffee and finished reading CYBREMONDAY 00( https://marrus-sh.github.io/cybremonday/CMON0100/ ) finally
feels right, feels real, feels important and
like it's crystallized some of the thoughts and motivations behind what i do around here
putting in the work to make and maintain the digital infrastructure where we can exist, co-exist, love, learn, share, and support each other... on our terms
i needed that
so, thank you @kibi for writing that
and everyone here for being a part of it
let's keep going ~<3
and it gets so much worse :(
Tips for saving money on prescriptions from a pharmacist! Show more
If you don't have insurance, your med(s) aren't covered, or the copay is high, check out GoodRx.com or its app! It has a discount coupon, and shows a comparison of prices store to store. Make sure to call a store first, as some don't take GoodRx. The prices are also subject to change.
Also ask if the store has an in-house discount card. Most chains do, and may save you a bit more than GoodRx on some meds.
finally getting around to watching the new X-Files. S10E3 was an amazingly satirical rehashing of the whole concept behind the show, with a good deal of jokes thrown in. I'm way behind on new episodes, but this bodes well :>
panic! at the panic! at the panic! at the panic! at the panic! at the panic! at the panic! at the panic! at the panic! at the
Firefox 59 adds support for decentralisation protocols https://blog.mozilla.org/addons/2018/01/26/extensions-firefox-59/ https://toot.cafe/media/Xv4yaBWqRkI2SZOTrtw
I'd almost apply to this job myself 👀 https://twitter.com/etiennesegonzac/status/956934064572915712
current status: sad that people hate on YAML so much even though almost all of its bizarre/annoying edge-cases were fixed in version 1.2