I like to think of Mastodon as Twitter's shadow realm: mysterious, parallel but not quite touching, anyone with accounts on both can call themselves a planeswalker
wow, theres a 61 mile conveyer belt that transports phospate from Bou Craa to the port of Marsa, hard #satisfactory vibes: https://earthobservatory.nasa.gov/images/35524/bou-craa-western-sahara
When Britney declaims "You better work, bitch," she evinces a fascist, anti-labor ethos of the dancefloor; her promises of a Maserati and a Bugatti are the rags-to-riches lie of USian capitalism which so much of the working class aspires to achieve despite persistently low class mobility. Her alignment with Capital is made clear in the fourth verse: "I make the governor call me the governor." In this essay,
after spending a whole weekend implementing a personal project with #zeromq im pleasantly blown away, wonder why it’s not used more?
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me: I wrote ten thousand words about developing a pattern language in the video game Satisfactory
TIL There was a synthesizer made by Evgeny Murzin which was played by etched “images onto glass sheets covered in black putty and feed them into a machine that shines light through the etchings, trigging a wide range of tones.” It was made in 1938
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