the work i do helping build communities online and dragging them leftward is unquestionably more valuable than anything I do at my actual job

hey folks came by to say i contributed code to a couple bideo games lately, and one of them just came out, designed by my pal @keithburgun@birdsite. it’s called Gem Wizards Tactics and you are one of several more-or-less cute factions battling for... well, okay, the plot isn’t really in yet. it will be eventually, but right now it’s a very deep Advance Wars-style strategy game with cute units and lots of reactive terrain. try it out store.steampowered.com/app/136

does anyone know why the SWOP Seattle website has been down for months

so yeah i finally posted a piece of original fiction publicly. yeah it’s self indulgent smut but I DON’T CARE. it’s 2021 and i can post what i like with reasonable content tags. here it is (nsfw) archiveofourown.org/works/2910

does your average program have a gender variable along with their main() is that how this works

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brought to you by my new header image: what would it even mean for a program to be transgender (in the Tron universe)

Gosh I wonder who this "Chanda N." writing about firewalls and referring to the more comprehensive work on the topic by "Jaya V.F." could be.

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some things i’ve done in open sorcery: sea++ (aka why you should play it) 

- gave the Sphinx a dream of napping in a sunbeam
- forensically solved a murder in the fae realm without becoming indebted to anyone
- had tea with a somewhat large spider (probably not advisable for arachnophobes)
- directed the Roanoke settlers to a new location, run by an actual angel (with their express demand that their new home “have permission from any that live there”)
- convinced a troll to become a pescetarian

vintage disney, shitpost, except not really, trans feels 

Pictured: a goth bisexual trans woman with shapeshifting and sizeplay kinks who actively fights against the patriarchic monarchy of England and those who would enable it

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vintage disney, shitpost, except not really, trans feels 

Disney's "The Sword in the Stone" (1963) contains the antagonist Madam Mim. A self-deprecating "ugly old creep", Mim nevertheless appears for less than the length of a verse in her own song as "beautiful, lovely, and fair", a form in which the NSFW Internet adores and loves her, while her true appearance goes almost unrepresented in the same. This reflects the duality of image many trans femmes, especially sex workers, are subjected to by others and occasionally themselves in order to survive and/or battle dysphoria. In this essay I will

It’s a Wonderful Life is my second favorite Christmas movie.

doing achievement programming for a friend’s video game so i can get some genuine experience with unity, and taking the opportunity to design ethical achievements. well mostly. there is at least one silly easy one so i could make a reference with its name

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please don’t @ me about github’s shittiness i am aware that just happens to be where the project is and i can’t make it move right now

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after literally a decade i made my first github commit

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