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Crazy how the advice everyone’s had for the last 40 years has been to have six months of living expenses saved up but all these companies that have been posting record profits for years have two bad weeks and are suddenly out here hat in hand begging for bailouts.

Must be great to be a shitty cis-white conservative, not be burdened with fear and terror, and able to be productive.

re: ecofacism / cilmate change / racism mentioned / eugenics 

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Bad places for project documentation:

* blog posts
* mailing list archives, public
* mailing list archives, private
* private emails
* chat logs
* commit messages
* closed tickets
* open tickets
* letters to the editor, published
* letters to the editor, unpublished
* people's heads
* cave paintings
* DNA of custom bacteria
* interstellar probes
* value of pi

What three albums, that were released in your youth, but you came to later in life, would you send a message to your younger self to seek out?

I’ll start:

Horses, Patti Smith Group
Station to Station, Bowie
Marquee Moon, Television

Eva Walker, of the Blacktones, leading the radio and streaming audiences in community hand-washing to the Audioasis jingle on KEXP tonight was a great, calming ritual.

"For the intent and purposes of this form, I am a BiOloGiAL WoMAn."

Today’s Astronomy Photo of the Day (a long-running web institution) is a spectacular time-lapse of the stage separation, 2nd stage start, and 1st stage burnback of a Falcon 9 launch vehicle. A good way to remember the Web’s 31st b-day.

Since it's the topic du jour, I thought I might try blogging some thoughts about working-from-home

Grateful that Chelsea Manning is free.

The grand jury system is evil and doesn't work towards justice.

I have no doubts that Manning will also speak against it.

“Cross-eyed and Meowing”

there was a can, there was an empty bowl
sharp as a knife, cats cut a hole in us
there was a can, there was an empty bowl
sharp as a knife, cats cut a hole in us

San Jose passed an temporary ban on evictions, but it still puts a burden on underpaid, hourly workers to provide documentation to bourgeois landlords (who are whining, of course.)

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