So, great work fediverse, you've shown you can be as toxic as the site you're making so much fun of.
This really is a delightful takedown of Ready Player One and the entire California Ideology undergirding it.
When societies slide from Horatio Alger to Orphan Annie / Slumdog Millionaire fantasies, it's an oft missed warning sign that the elites themselves have even given up on working things out.
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reporting on the trans passport revocations the US govt is doing
My mother and I are exchanging passive-aggressive video barbs on the facesite.
Me: this is how a *real* parent supports a queer kid.
Her: this is how much time a *real* son spends with his mother, who might DIE ANY DAY
Simultaneously, I'm visiting my hometown and seeing her in person for the first time in years.
✏️ Some of the problems I have with the book Gödel, Escher, Bach: https://blog.infinitenegativeutility.com/2018/7/why-i-dont-love-godel-escher-bach
Celeste Guap was kidnapped by Richmond Police Department this a.m. One has to ask if this is in retaliation to her paticipating in the sex worker justice rally yesterday. We have called several jails & she is not in the database. Community stand up. Lets find Jasmine now! Call every jail & keep calling until we find her: Santa Rita, Richmond, Martinez, Berkeley, El Cerrito, etc..
When designing a user interface, imagine some old woman using it, say Margaret Hamilton, and she's clicking your app's buttons and saying to you, as old people do,
"Young whippersnapper, when I was your age, I sent 24 people to the ACTUAL MOON with my software in 4K of RAM and here I am clicking your button and it takes ten seconds to load a 50 megabyte video ad and then it crashes
I'm not even ANGRY with you, I'm just disappointed."
Welcome to the fediverse, @eldergoth !
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