@fjfish This is nonsense. dictionary.cambridge.org/dicti says "to move people from a dangerous place to somewhere safe" which is the meaning used here.

Best Spam Ever: "I noticed you didn't grab your free Donald Trump Commemorative coin yet!"

I'm moving my primary tootouts to zimpenfish@social.rjp.is if anyone wants to follow me there

Played Space Giraffe again last night for the first time in a while. My groove is wonky.

I am old. Just referenced 5678 on the Spectrum matching HJKL in vi/vim and ... blank looks all around.

I was just subtracting 0 from a number to test if it was negative. I need more sleep.

4.3MB of XML compresses via 7zip to 9.1K. 482 times compression. XML is a wasteful crock of dog swill.

@fribbledom Just needs a light buffing and he’ll be right as rain.

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Zuck's Empire of Oily Rags 

Cory Doctorow: Zuck's Empire of Oily Rags locusmag.com/2018/07/cory-doct via @locusmag
"Facebook doesn’t have a mind-control problem, it has a corruption problem. Cambridge Analytica didn’t convince decent people to become racists; they convinced racists to become voters."

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The orange site talking about Twitter is perfect self-preening self-aggrandising masturbation.

Amazing spamglish - "decided to sue you to court for Bridge of Agreement"

An infrequent reminder that if you like dark ambient soundscapes, I have an album you might like: zimpenfish.bandcamp.com/album/

Oh no, the libertarian gun nut has fixed his sights on Go instead of Python.

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It's getting to the point where I may take out a YouTube Premium subscription just to stop seeing all of these goddamn conservative/alt-right ads.

Mate, when I'm watching sport highlights and John Oliver clips, I don't need to be told about Steven fucking Crowder and his cronies. Also, stop asking me if Trump is doing a good job. The entire fucking world can see he's not.

@fjfish There’s a whole bunch of internal changes but they don’t really get people excited 😃

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