If you encounter people touting the latest study that claims to have found innate gender differences by scanning brains in the womb, this critique from an expert in the field may be helpful: digest.bps.org.uk/2019/04/23/a

I am so delighted that @britvulcan has found the perfect, succinct way to deal with my problem of not caring what pronouns are used for me but wanting to show solidarity with people who do by talking about pronouns the way another person might say 'I'm Gary and my pronouns are he/him' or whatever."

Here's what I'm gonna say now:

"Roll the dice, just be nice
Pronouns keep like summer ice"

I can draw a 🎲 (dice) on the name tag where there won't be room to write all that out.

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"Free world building idea: Wizards have the same trust in magic that software designers have in software, which is to say, almost none at all."

Watching something and it made me think of this song:

Amanda Palmer & The Grand Theft Orchestra - The Bed Song (Discarded Version) (Lyric Video) by Amanda Palmer

CW for Death, Melancholy, Beds, Sex, Marriage, Relationships, Illness, Emotional Repression, Cancer, Heart Failure

youtube.com/watch?v=iUVvpircax

invidio.us/watch?v=iUVvpircaxo

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Sick people should get medical treatment not because it's 'fair', but because they are sick.

Hungry people should be fed, not because 'fair', but because they're hungry.

Homeless people -> housing, same deal.

So, yeah, forgive student loans. And fix the loan system; it's rapacious.

Fix broken stuff. Relieve suffering. Don't get hung up on fair while others are bleeding out.

Commit to posting mostly or only positive things on your favored social media site for a while.

"Dear cis people who put your pronouns on your 'hello my name is' name tags:
"Thank you.
"I automatically feel warmer toward you — regardless of your gender or presentation. I feel much more comfortable talking to you, because you already tell me you know a little about gender."

Blog post also includes a list of other good places to include your pronouns, like your email signature and your written or spoken introductions.

sugarbutch.net/2019/04/dear-ci

I like this song a lot, it means a lot to me:

"Everything's Alright" (To The Moon) Vocal Cover by Lizz Robinett ft. Dysergy

youtube.com/watch?v=z7CP-P79L9

invidio.us/watch?v=z7CP-P79L90

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Unsurprisingly, millions of people still use "123456" as their password:

techspot.com/news/79747-millio

The analysis of 5 million leaked passwords reveals well-known "secrets":

1) 123456
2) password
3) 123456789
4) 12345678
5) 12345
6) 111111
7) 1234567
8) sunshine
9) qwerty
10) iloveyou

#password #top10 #databreach #dataleak #infosec #cybersecurity #security

I slept without nightmares last night. Thank you to a dear friend for helping me achieve that :)

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tl;dr= no fascists, no bullying, no doing fucked up shit. You know what that means. Otherwise a lot of us are socialists, leftists etc. Dont bully people either. Or start witch hunts. You can have bots as long as administration clears them first The site is available on TOR! https://www.starrev3tah2dnhj.onion Note: letsencrypt won't sign a .onion domain cert so you will have to make a security exception as it uses the same cert for the main domain