food, advertising, sex toys, silly
So apparently some of you have not seen the Durex cucumber sandwiches advert
violence, bad phrasing by police spokesman
I've got to say, that could have been better phrased:
"Members of the public should "lend a hand" if they see police officers "getting a kicking" and should not film incidents but "consider using the phone to call someone", Devon and Cornwall's chief constable says."
Software project needs contributors! How do you go about finding them?
kepi is an ActivityPub library for Django, and a daemon based on it. It lets you do e.g.
$ kepi post "Hello world"
and to assign hook scripts for things like "item liked" or "new follower".
I would rather like not to be the only one working on this :)
I highly recommend "My Friend Mr Leakey", and there's a complete copy online here.
It's not long, and funny and charming, and surprisingly progressive for 1937. The author was an English communist atheist genetics professor who later became an Indian citizen.
There's even a brief trans moment.
song parody, death mention
We blundered down the High Street
We stumbled through the park
With a treasure chest at midnight
Buried treasure in the dark
But our buckets and our shovels
Were too dark to meet the eye
If a man should kick the bucket
Well, that man should surely die
So we found a supermarket
Where some buckets were on sale
And we asked them most politely
For a whiter
Shade of pail.
"There are people who seem to get really offended about gender fluidity or non-binary folks- but those are just people who feel like their gender is is insecure, you know? and in this day and age it *is* important to keep your gender secure. your gender should contain lowercase letters, uppercase letters, at least one number and one symbol"
The dreams I plant in someone's mind may bloom as hope for humankind
queer, trans, autistic, Anglican, anarchist, poet, and full-time carer; they/them
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