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Nap or Amartya Sen lecture on youtube. #PhdProblems
So this is why I get thirsty after I eat a lot of protein. https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/thumb/6/6d/Peptidformationball.svg/990px-Peptidformationball.svg.png
Still waiting to hear back on my application to social.coop. CC @mayel
This Dec 5 talk by @Florini on how people create online enclaves for conversation away from harassment may be of interest to people on Mastodon: https://cyber.harvard.edu/events/2017/luncheon/12/Florini
Centralized/Decentralized/Distributed illustrated https://mastodon.social/media/0QAbGoYA5vX_wfs3x-0
Tired: having to constantly fight for net neutrality from corporate giants
Wired: making your own community owned internet they have no part of.
#NetNeutrality is NOT DEAD YET. Congress has stopped FCC votes before. Do NOT give up!
1) BOOST this to help spread the word that we can still stop this.
2) CALL your lawmakers: battleforthenet.com
3) PROTEST at Verizon stores on Dec 7: VerizonProtests.com
My (facebook-using) social network. https://octodon.social/media/FbBrFWYZ74iaeVDcPJ8
Need to make dinner, but there's an #EmergencyLemon on my lap.
PhD student @ UMSI. Networks, decentralization, civic tech, cats, bad puns. YPSI Arbor SOUP. Past: Center for Civic Media, MIT Media Lab, i3 Detroit. He/him.
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