RT @NeilShenvi@twitter.com Believing the claims of kind, sincere people is not a good heuristic for determining truth. Sooner or later, you'll meet a kind, sincere person who believes what is false and then you'll be in trouble.
The nice thing about taking most of December off is you get most of December off. The sad thing about taking most of December off: it's December.
On the bright side; the best holiday in America is next week. The last vestige of Puritanism in America is joined by all our pagan friends in giving gratitutde to the God of Abraham, Isaac, and Jacob for all our blessings.
In many ways it is an irony of ironies that Black Fiday follows such a day.
I'm probably preaching to the choir here, but there absolutely _needs_ to be a federated version of GitHub/GitLab.
Let me host my projects' critical infrastructure (issue tracker, PRs, private repos etc) on my own servers, while also being able to interact and socialize with the rest of the open source world.
I'll keep saying this until someone builds it - I would do it myself if I had enough time on my hands right now.
RT @TheFarSide_ish@twitter.com: #thefarside
RT @firstname.lastname@example.org: "Let us look upon a crucified Christ, the remedy of all our miseries. This death is the destruction of our enemies, the spring of our happiness, and the eternal testimony of divine love."
— Stephen Charnock
The U.S.Constitution as written stipulated that:
"The Number of Representatives shall not exceed one for every thirty Thousand, but each State shall have at Least one Representative;"
If we followed that rule we would have almost 11,000 representatives today. That alone would break the duopoly and might break the neck of whoever is running this mess.
Abortion proponents use nothing but #dehumanizing language. That is quite literally the point of abortion advocacy - to dehumanize human fetuses so that murdering them for convenience can be considered a justifiable activity, and even something worthy of praise.
People pay me to write firmware.
I live in the city but dream of the plains.
Credo ut intelligam.
δοῦλος Χριστοῦ Ἰησοῦ
terrafirma.space Is this thing on?