Canada politics 🇨🇦
@bgcarlisle I need this tank top.
Agreed, the application of these software export regulations is ridiculous. (Well, the past 70 years of US policy on Iran is criminal.)
PayPal suspended BPAL for a fragrance name containing "Persian". They were reinstated.
I had a payment declined for a letterpress edition of a poem by Abu Amir al-Fadl (who has been dead for centuries!) because of the poet's name.
@fluffy ah, Milwaukee. I stopped in one of the shops in the airport concourse and the clerk made it clear if I didn't buy a gift box to send to a soldier, I would be reported to my political officer.
"The South Park region of the brain" is such a glorious turn of phrase.
Give them heck! You are awesome.
food, ICE, usgov, torture
I see ICE is still trying to meme their way out of a Human Rights tribunal.
@ceejbot This is wonderful!
@bgcarlisle I got an emphatic no from one engineer, but I think crashing the browser process is the safest thing to do here.
@bgcarlisle I'm asking the rendering team if that was intended as a feature.
Writers: * borg intensifies *
The world would be a better place without incells, red pillers, and the various *gaters.
And instead more people who film the cats in their neighborhood.
I see Discord's all in on "let's fork the Web!"
4chan, abuse culture, trolling
4chan culture is best summarized by a line from Hamilton the Musical where Alexander Hamilton asks Aaron Burr, "if you stand for nothing, what will you fall for?"
4chan prides itself for "falling for nothing" and attacking others for showing anything other than contempt, which left them open to fall for white supremacy.
I feel very called out by this tweet.
@OldBrushNewPaper for what it's worth, looks like Dublin is less hot than the Continent.
The magical girl party is a queer/femme-affirming place on the internet. We are a little social network in the Federation.