Music of the Now: John Cooper Clarke, "Beasley Street" https://youtu.be/3mzrnVbsaXk
(No idea why it's titled "Beezly Street on the screen, it's clearly labeled on the LP)
Today I learned that Linux (or at least certainly Ubuntu) will enable power saving mode on a wifi device by default. This resulted in me getting ~300ms pings to my machine on my LAN and very laggy ssh sessions. You can turn it off permanently as described here (or temporarily as described in the question post):
some of you will likely find this useful:
Free Japanese Pictograms from Experience Japan:
I found a Warren Zevon song I'd never heard before
Kerouac of the Now: Warren Zevon and Michael Wolff, "Running Through - Chinese Poem Song"
the downfall of a path of enlightenment
I came here to Mastodon for multiple reasons. I didn't want to support corporate social networks, sure. I didn't want to read stuff without content warning, yes.
But I came here most of all because I have faced hurtful abuse by troll armies over on birdsite. I've seen my friends from the feminist & PIPoC & LGBTIQ communities being harassed and silenced.
I'm here, because I know I can trust the admins & mods of my instances to protect me. I know I'm not alone. I know they have my back!
I tricked a computer into thinking it is making art when it is actually making poetry.