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The other day I was sure I had seen an otter crossing the road, but on second thought, I Show more

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Why I sometimes reply with image descriptions Show more

gender is a scam invented by bathroom companies in the 1960's in order to sell more bathrooms

Definitely the worst casualty of the Tumblr Pornocalypse: Critique My Dick Pic, one of the greatest sites in the WHOLE WORLD EVER. dailydot.com/irl/rip-critique-

I should also experiment with temperature and a beam search on the output of the features-to-orthography model. the orthography-to-features model has a sigmoid output on the final layer (because it's multi-label), and I'm not sure if there's an equivalent of temperature or beam search for that kind of data?

geez being a poet requires a lot of math

Fascism, non-violence, nazis (historical) Show more

"How to Take on Fascism without Getting Played" Show more

The sky above the port was the color of television, tuned to a dead channel.

before the invention of canning, they would make whoop-ass by gathering an assortment of leftover beatings, grinding them, salting them heavily, and stuffing them into pig's intestines or fish, then packing them tightly into an oak barrel and burying them in the cold earth to ferment for 18 months. opening up a cask of whoop-ass was a community event

Brexit, humor (Theresa May berating a scepter) Show more

sewing! - and masculinity, gendering, misogyny, environmental pol Show more

If ever you feel like you're a terrible person, remember Thomas Midgely: the man who gave us *not only* leaded gasoline (using tetraethyl lead, which caused widespread lead poisoning in the fabs that produced the gas as well as devastating environmental effects that are still felt to this day), but *also* developed the first chlorofluorocarbons (CFCs), which he felt would be too inert to do any "real harm". (Tell that to the ozone layer.)

Do you ever sit around thinking about the ironic difference between “founder” the noun and “founder” the verb

i know a lot of people think that editors are the enemy of the writer but i secretly LOVE a thorough editor, because a thorough editor gives negative criticisms that seem almost like flattery. They have read *every* *single* *word* of you. It's like being a showhorse who is super-thoroughly groomed for lice: the attention is exhilarating... and you know about writers and attention

Going to the doctor for a UTI (possibly TMI, but amusing?) / 3 Show more

Going to the doctor for a UTI (possibly TMI) / 2 Show more

Going to the doctor for a UTI (possibly TMI) Show more

@citrustwee like, you know when you just make whatever meal from stuff you have left in the fridge? And sometimes it's really nice?
Like that, but computers, idk.

she screamed into the void:

hey anyone know any decent apartment complexes in portland

@nightpool @HTHR @er1n 🎶
WiFi SCANS FOR ARGs.
LAPTOP CRACKED FOR DOWNLOAD EASE.
PEBBLE SHOES.
GAITS CONFUSED.
PRANK THE SCHOOL TODAY.

TERRORISM ISN'T FUN.
BYE-BYE BRIDGE (THE OTHER ONE).
NABBED AND VANNED.
ZIPTIED HANDS.
GITMO-BY-THE-BAY.

~WE DIDN'T HACK THE FIRE...~~

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