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Nothing will warm your heart like watching three precious clueless rat boys explore the cage that you've just lovingly cleaned and rearranged and hidden treats all over

Concept: Great British Bake Off but instead of Paul Hollywood, it's hosted by Slavoj Žižek

@electroCutie honestly I know enough NASA engineers and scientists with accents from across the South that it might as well be

All the Marxist analysis in the world won't explain alienation of labor as well as a single full day working in your own edible garden

imagining an alternate history where a southern accent is a prestige register of american english

In my city, it's a meme that the first question folks will ask when meeting someone new is, "What high school did you go to?"

Owing to this city's past and current history of vicious school segregation, and a prevalence of private schools (secular and religious) undermining public education, that one question gives folks great insight into one's socioeconomic status and even religious affiliation.

And that's some bullshit.

dismal politic Show more

Is there a zine that's like, prepping but for collectivists? As in "when the 18-wheelers stop coming, here's what to do." How to grow food in soil you can't test, how to make abandoned buildings livable, how to maintain and create organization with your neighbors, food preservation, medicine, etc

Something you can stash in a drawer for just-in-case, to keep your neighbors alive in case of collapse. I'd definitely buy one

Apparently there's an artist colony collocated on the old monastery on the way home from work, and they offer wheel throwing classes.

Maybe time to pick up ceramics again...

Receiving Medical Care While Fat (Minor -, Flippant) Show more

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If I have understood the label correctly, these tulips are pretty much what tulips looked like before humans got involved. Certainly these grow wild in central Asia. (Seen at the Keukenhof.)

I love giving stuff away. By getting rid of stuff I don't need, this week I've:
- Helped a women raise hermit crabs
- Helped a woman down on her luck save $10 a month from the cable company

Rural politics Show more

Rural politics Show more

Do not taunt the CPU.
CPU contains a liquid core, which, if exposed due to rupture,should not be touched, inhaled, or looked at.
Do not use the CPU with an Operating System.

WOW this errata is nuts

Do not use LPC or you will fry the CPU.
Do not use SD Card or you will fry the CPU.
Limit lifetime use of USB to 60TB or you will fry the CPU.
Do not use the eMMC more than 33% of the time or you will fry the CPU.

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