literally saw a job description today that included the phrase "you will become a cog in a team" and I'll tell you what, we used to quit jobs that made us feel like cogs, and I still highly recommend it if you can find something else because you - you - are not a cog, you are a person, and you deserve to be someplace that knows that much at the very fucking least.
honestly the audacity of our society to invent this definition of intelligence thats held together with string and toothpaste and then try to use that to justify eugenics
Chinese miners are buying storage devices en masse it seems because of Chia cyrptocurrency that uses "Proof of Space" rather than hash solving in mining, and I'm sure every western cyrptobro is going to do the same once the news catch up.
Here’s an image that lives rent free in my head.
Yeah. At no cost, like vehicles that have access to freely take up public space, yet people who do the same are treated like criminals.
Let’s talk public space.
so glad i get to pay over $1200 out of pocket for back utilities when all i needed was one piece of paper from my asshole landlords to qualify for all kinds of gov't money
i hate doing these so much and I hate even more to do another one so soon but i still need to move asap and just lost another huge chunk of money to do it
if you have spare stimulus or can help?
Please please please boost
a thing in the UK I don't think a lot of people know about is basically how different professions are slowly being turned into border guards. like people you have to interface with, things like estate agents and teachers, are basically legally required to snitch to the government on illegal immigrants
I'm floored, because DuoLingo launched a beta for Navajo!
It's honestly making me a little emotional, because my family never inherited our ancestral language. My grandfather's generation were taken from their families and forced into indian boarding schools where they beat you for practicing your culture.
Seeing an indigenous language preserved in a mainstream tool is incredible.
Heya! My name's Bec, I'm ace, I use they/them pronouns, I write code, and I'm delighted to be here!
Also I enjoy podcasts
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