ugh i really hope crossposters don't slowly choke mastodon like they did to diaspora*
if you're just crossposting everything you tweet on birdsite then what even is the point of making a mastodon account? that's glorified spam at worst, and a recipe for abandonment.
Mastodon is filled with good vibes while Twitter is filled with drama and bad people.
tbh i just miss going to concerts in general. i haven't had money to travel since 2016 and the friend whose house i used to crash at in orlando fl moved to raleigh nc so idk
got a notification that someone commented on this video and now I'm just crying in my bed at 4am because I miss letlive. so goddamn much https://youtu.be/RUF3Ie7n-24
it's pretty hot in alabama but listening to this is making me shiver regardless.
that's it for me and trying to get old hardware to work again... at least for tonight
anyway I think my laptop is running again, hopefully? it just shut off semi-randomly but hopefully it's nothing too major?
setting up windows after a fresh install is a goddamn drain. so many spyware options to read through and disable...
"To fall within the remit of the #GDPR , the processing has to be part of an “enterprise”. Article 4(18) of the Regulation defines this as any legal entity that’s engaged in economic activity."
Could people fuck off about GDPR applying to random individuals now?
Mastodon instance for reading/talking about books Show more
"A place for sharing and discussing books. After suggesting a Mastodon-based book club and getting a lot more interest than I expected, I decided to make a place specifically for facilitating that. So this aims to be a home for creating and organizing book clubs and read-alongs.
Not just for clubs, though. Like books? Want to talk about books and read about what other people are reading? Congrats, you're welcome here."
If you’re not making progress, you can’t feel happy
replacement battery for my laptop finally arrived so i (almost) have a working laptop again! just waiting for it to install updates and clean itself up. maybe i can actually leave the house now...
When I was a kid I misheard "Don't forget, you're only human" as "Don't forget, you're the only human" and that's why I'm the way I am.
A monk continued to assist users of the toolkit he had authored. But after another unproductive week spent answering their questions he reached the end of his patience, and again complained to his fellows.
“Perhaps Landhwa of the Spider Clan can advise you,” suggested one. “His talent for avoiding tedious work is legendary throughout the Temple; for although there have been lazier monks than he, none have managed to keep their heads attached.”