@stricken I got my dad a little black book to write his passwords in but he still keeps the stack of index cards they were on before as his backup. LOL

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Mom to Dad: โ€œYouโ€™re sensitive about your bakery moistness.โ€

every time I feel embarrassed about a person I was in the past, I try to remind myself that I've had character development since then.

"I saw you walk, why do you use a wheelchair?"
"You know math, why do you use Excel?"
"If I didn't, it would take all day. Oh. Okay. Sorry."
#MicroFiction #tootfic #smallstories

#Amazon treats its warehouse workers badly, pays very little tax and tracks its users. Its #Kindle platform will delete books that people have already bought.

Here are some updated ethical alternatives to #AmazonBooks, Kindle and #GoodReads:


Thanks to everyone who gave suggestions for alternatives, if you have any more suggestions (or feedback on these alternatives) please reply to this post.

#Kindle #Goodreads #Privacy #DeleteAmazon #DeleteKindle #DRM #eBooks #Books

The fediverse is probably the most important thing i feel like I'm involved with right now. As we start having these conversations about social media, the fediverse is something I can point to where many kinds of community models are explored outside the almost defacto context of ad-driven services. It feels good to be here. It feels good to know that we have relcalaimed some of the most revolutionary social technology from monolithic exploitation.

*sits around lazily all day in underwear and tank top with the windows open because it is 89 degrees Fahrenheit*

Googling โ€œlow maintenance menโ€™s haircutsโ€ and yelling โ€œbullshit!โ€ to my phone every 5 seconds.

If my bosses forward me one. more. email. about I'm going to scream!

(For the record, I'm totally in favor of GDPR.)

i warn you

every homophobic slur you throw at me only makes me more powerfully gay

i'm 1 away from morphing into a tom of finland illustration


The plan is to go to Ikea today and buy shelving for my closet and our coat closet. If I don't show up again, somebody send a search party!

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