I've always liked Waluigi. He just has this je ne sais wa
I remember learning in sunday-school a tale about early Christians, in the years when they were bootstrapping and still persecuted for their beliefs. Upon meeting a stranger, they would draw a little curve in the sand with their toe, and if the stranger responded not with bewilderment but by drawing the other half of the fish (you know, the one you see on the backs of minivans) they knew it was safe to talk Jesus.
for queer nerds today, i think that protocol starts with "omg I love your pins!!"
speaking Real English is and always has been a radical act grounded in refusing the normative lexicon and corpus and models of knowledge-production handed down to us by our oppressors and instead creating our own, and that's why the fuck we swear so much
When I removed Twitter from my phone, I put a meditation app (Oak) in its place on my home screen.
Now, every time I tap the app out of habit, I do a breathing exercise instead of read shitty news.
whatcha gonna do with those money dollar bills
Due to a glitch, Amazon seems to be offering some audiobooks as part of KU without paying the authors. https://the-digital-reader.com/2018/08/08/indie-authors-audiobooks-are-getting-dragooned-into-kindle-unlimited-without-permission-or-payment/
I'm shocked, I tell you.
USpol, Jennifer Rubin, dump the gop Show more
Washington Post conservative columnist Jennifer Rubin on Nunes and Paul Ryan: "these people really are irredeemable, and if you want a constitutional check on the president of the United States, you’re doing to have to change parties" http://thehill.com/homenews/house/401049-rubin-nunes-tapes-are-proof-irredeemable-gop-needs-to-be
pol, culture Show more
so much pop dystopia is so fucking bad. i may have rambled about this prior, but it feels like an necessary political genre defanged and made unbelievably derivative. i am so tired of seeing bad 1984s made by ppl with no interest in exploring real material conditions
amp laffs Show more
first: a thread page from my forum, running on shared hosting, with a bunch of external images (avatars), no fancy ~accelleration~
second: an amp-accelerated (lol) yahoo! article
third: the original non-amp yahoo! article
amp is only useful if you overload your website with a bunch of useless fucking garbage. it's like a trash compactor.
just.... don't include garbage! it is not that hard!
Steppy Steppy Webowution uwu
Good news: Facebook's web traffic has dropped by almost half in the last two years https://boingboing.net/2018/08/09/good-news-facebooks-web-tra.html
cawks (sea hawks)