I think it's no coincidence that someone like me, who has worked with computers for over a decade, prefers to own a dumb TV, a blender with mechanical knobs instead of a touchscreen, no "smart home" stuff, etc. I know how computers work, and for that reason I am terrified of them
I look at Portland tonight, and I want to get in the face of every gullible fool who told me I was crazy post 9-11 when I said the creation of the DHS was a very dangerous slope to tread.
That giving up liberty for security would get us neither.
for their fear taking them over and letting bad decisions be made...
This is on all of you... I remember you, I remember you trying to make me question my beliefs...
I ended up being right... and not a single one of you will dare admit it.
This is all on you.
facebook link but it's 100% wholesome
Take your mind off everything and look at this miniature steam traction engine and its ridiculous whistle:
We are prioritizing folks who are sick, unhoused, disabled, quarantined without pay, elderly, undocumented, queer, refugees and immigrants, Black, Indigenous, People of Color, trans, and queer, including those displaced from Portland to the nearby areas.
You can request assistance here:
I'm settled into my WFH bunker. Deeply grateful to Dog that my job lets me. Deeply worrried for my comrades who cannot.
turning over a new leaf at the same time. Major changes in my personal life, and i am trying to take care of me.
For the first time in years I have a desktop setup that i can use for...coding? writing?
And i intend to use it.
Peace, and long life to all of you out there. We can do this.
I pay for that stuff with #software
that's a good start.
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