Has the term “late capitalism” jumped the shark?
“… as if an honest parallel can be made between the self-imposed short lunch breaks of an upwardly mobile urban millennial with two degrees and the timed bathroom breaks of an Amazon factory worker.”
— This Brand is Late Capitalism: https://thebaffler.com/latest/this-brand-is-late-capitalism-connolly
"Why not add an option for that?"
A quick guide to making custom GTK widgets in vala: https://blogs.gnome.org/despinosa/2020/03/03/vala-and-custom-widgets/
“Elsevier is acting against the interests of the field and science at large.”
— Opening science: The rebirth of a scholarly journal https://www.mitpressjournals.org/doi/full/10.1162/qss_e_00025
“I've been working on cryptographic e-mail software for many years now, and i want to set down some of my observations of what i think some of the challenges are.”
E-mail Cryptography — https://dkg.fifthhorseman.net/blog/e-mail-cryptography.html
If you ever have a question about dry beans and how to soak it, this page has your back: https://captious.wordpress.com/2006/05/01/common-bean-myths/
The sad state of intercity rail transport really highlights how much of a corrupt backwater Australia remains.
“From showpiece to goat track: the long, dangerous decline of Sydney-to-Melbourne rail travel” — https://www.theguardian.com/australia-news/2020/feb/26/from-showpiece-to-goat-track-the-long-dangerous-decline-of-sydney-to-melbourne-rail-travel
“Ordinary people don’t exchange email messages that any powerful adversary would bother to read, and for those people, encrypted email is LARP security.”
— Stop Using Encrypted Email https://latacora.micro.blog/2020/02/19/stop-using-encrypted.html
Attack of the Ghouls!!!
— Cat and Girl, February 25, 2020
“Labor’s climate policy is too little, too late” — https://theconversation.com/labors-climate-policy-is-too-little-too-late-we-must-run-faster-to-win-the-race-132263
“I’ve seriously tried to believe capitalism and the planet can coexist, but I’ve lost faith” — https://theconversation.com/ive-seriously-tried-to-believe-capitalism-and-the-planet-can-coexist-but-ive-lost-faith-131288
Melbourne, Kulin Nation.
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