https://store.steampowered.com/app/1267950/Cosmic_Flow_A_Relaxing_VR_Experience/ this is for you If you have VR and have ever used the word "kelped"
ethics, politics, whataboutism
They know the side they're defending is doing evil things, and they don't care; it's deflection because they have no defense for the evil conduct of their fellows, and their only recourse to save face is to convince you not to care either, just as they have convinced themselves.
It does matter. Their belief that it matters is not necessary for it to be evil. Evil is evil. The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is that good people turn a blind eye.
We should be fighting for mail-in voting, not online voting. Electronic voting is a bad idea. https://youtu.be/LkH2r-sNjQs
covid-19, automation, uspol
NYTimes is predicting the pandemic will accelerate automation displacing workers: https://www.nytimes.com/2020/04/10/business/coronavirus-workplace-automation.html
To me, this just reinforces the idea that there will be no going 'back to normal' (as if normal wasn't shit for far too many people).
We need to restructure society in a way that is equitable and resilient and sustainable, not try to preserve a moribund system.
How a programmer prepares to take time off.
I wish we could keep it this way and just tell the billionaires and landlords to get bent.
Biker, furry, gearhead, gamer, socialist, bitter altruist, tech aficionado, wannabe astrophysicist, engineer's mind trapped in a working class meat popsicle.
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