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reduce your ableist language (contains examples of same) 

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@ Every racist who thinks they can convince me it’s not reasonable to replace tech words: language is literally made up! You can make new words! If BIPOC say that the word “master” should be literally and entirely erased from the English parlance then I am right behind them!! It’s called a Florp’s Degree now. A florp craftsperson. A chess grand florp. See? You already know what I mean! Language is fucking mutable you ridiculous cockmuppets.
If any of you have used the word ague in the past year? It used to be super common not long ago! But language changed because people changed the way they use it!

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I consider the existence of Balena Etcher an Ozymandian emblem of the failures of all of modern computing.

Just saw a hipster shop called “Wealthy Health” and boy if that ain’t a description of both who can afford gentrified white homeopathist wholefood shops and also healthcare under capitalism

public transport grumble 

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public transport grumble 

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public transport grumble 

Made shelf thing for storing power supplies and soldering stations at the makerspace without them getting bashed about in plastic tubs!

rambling about finding food 

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food 

Today I can go to the makerspace for the first time in weeks, yay! The laser cutter has a spiffy new 100W tube and is apparently cutting 7mm plywood at 30mm/s! I have a design for some shelves for the space’s soldering stations & power supplies that’s been waiting to be able to cut 7mm ply again.

Gru meme
Panel 1: get the dishwasher
Panel 2: install the dishwasher
Panel 3 & 4: get the landlord to pay me for the dishwasher

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She lives! In my purely whimsical fashion of naming appliances, her name is Corinne.

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Tfw you have to drill holes in the under-sink shelf to get the new dishwasher’s hose into the required siphon shape, and can only do so from below. Much dust in my face
[selfie with intense eye contact]

The bad kerning of the web customiser and the endless ads for activewear I will no doubt receive on youtube are the punishments for my sins

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Booty shorts with “SEE AND AVOID” printed across the ass

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“Pilots are taught from day one to ‘see and avoid’” - NTSB investigator

is this why I’ve never met a pilot

racism meta, check, check and... 

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us concentration camps, sexual violence, eugenics, war crimes 

neurotype/medical thoughts 

complaining about subtitled videos (as a hearing person) 

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