We know about the peak in November 2016, but what is the earlier one? It's not the air date of the Community episode

In a more sane world, we might never have Batman films directed by Tim Burton. You've got to take the bad with the good.

For that matter, we might never have seen bat-nipples on the big screen.

☀️ 🌔 🌎 = Solar eclipse
🌔 🌎 ☀️ = Lunar eclipse
🌔 ☀️ 🌎 = Apocalypse

@nartagnan @Wolf480pl @charlag @aeveltstra
Stanford and several other universities have implemented their requirements such that the longer your password/phrase is, the fewer types of characters you need in it. This is pretty easy to set up on a *nix domain with PAM config options, and for Windows requires a custom PassFilt.dll loaded on your DCs.

RT @digitalhen@birdsite.link
.gov secure website certificates have expired because there's nobody there to renew them. The #shutdown has rendered multiple government websites insecure or inaccessible. news.netcraft.com/archives/201


I can never find it, but back during all those clown sightings there was an article where a sheriff was telling people not to worry because "he believed it wasn't real clowns, just people in clown outfits" and I think about that all the time

Party Whip: two words that lose all joy when associated with UK politics

Stop Hunting
Reintroduce Natural Predators
Teach Kids to Avoid Wolves
Redefine 'Check Out That Cougar!'

RT @AndriErlingsson@twitter.com
@sirosenbaum Yep. Training dummies ("Annes") have a clicking action when you're doing it right to get you used to the sensation of breaking a person's ribcage

A lady who helps people de-clutter suggested getting rid of books we do not love (with a concession writers and researchers may be more lax). And book social media is losing its dang mind and calling books magic objects that come into our lives for a reason and and and....

Book culture on social media is like this. It's the performance of books as magic objects, and elevating consuming them into this unique act.

Holy shit yall. An actual fucking trans flag outside a congressional office.

You can never lose a homing pigeon - if it doesn't fly back, all you have lost is a pigeon.

Decentralised Bechdel Test

1. Has to have at least two separate client implementations

2. That talk to each other

3. About something other than the location of a server.

Join in the fun with a group of people excited about a thing and maybe forget about the cynicism of the world.
Take fun in mocking the 1st group
Take fun in smugly mocking the 2nd group for smugly mocking the 1st group with knowing superiority
Realise the 2nd and 3rd group are both wearing no clothes and are only doing it because theyve made the mistake of deciding they're too smart to enjoy things, and you too must be in this camp because you're overthinking this.

love is real
RT @DrPhiltill@twitter.com
It amazes me that the Kuiper Belt is so empty that it is a largely collisionless region of space (there is only one collisional family out there, the Haumea family: en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Haumea_f) and yet the first object we visit beyond Pluto is TWO objects kissing. Nature is so cool. twitter.com/DrFunkySpoon/statu

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