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I keep thinking that certain people would view statue-toppling as an acceptable event if it happened centuries ago, and as an act of vandalism if it happened yesterday.

This approach is certainly explained by white discomfort, sure, but it is also influenced by the idea that public spaces should be preserved in their current state forever, or with minimal changes orchestrated in a top-down manner. A sort of urban immobilism, due to the idea that history is over and no longer in the making.

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M'aiq met an Orc once, whose friends called her "Smashy-smashy." M'aiq isn't sure it was meant as a compliment, but it was accurate.

Complains about environmental impact of technologies they don't use, advertises a proof-of-work blockchain on their profile.

Classic

@dashie Parce que je pense que ça peut egayer ta journée : la France a été éliminée hier, fini pour les bruits de fans de piedballe

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computers are rocks we tricked ourselves into thinking they could think

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I went back the that Factorio-dev thread and despite a de-escalation intervention by a very patient moderator the complete moron keeps digging and has reached the Freeze Peach sediment layer

The live broadcast of Denmark vs Belgium on RTBF is *almost* live: I got the push notification for a goal on the UEFA app almost two seconds before seeing it on the screen

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So don't talk to me about proof-of-work vs proof-of-space vs proof-of-bandwidth vs proof-of-stake. It's not what this is about. Energy waste just makes something that is already bad even worse. I don't see any merit in making ponzi schemes more eco-friendly.

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Folks raving about #cryptocurrency are not interested in the technology. They are interested in an unregulated financial system allowing them to pull off things that are downright illegal. That's why they are trying to get as many people on board as possible. It's predatory.

One can always trust the French to remove sportsmanship from any sport

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Magda | UP Festival | Prague (Czech Republic)
youtube.com/watch?v=vXGb3j6W2Z // minimal techno // USA // 2019

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Fritz Kalkbrenner live @ Domaine de Chantilly in France for Cercle
youtube.com/watch?v=IaplaO9oU5 // tech house, deep house // Germany // 2018

8 Hours of Portimão, 45 minutes in and Glickenhaus still haven't managed to close the gap to the rest of the Hypercar class. I feel a bit sad for them, that's rought

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