This year I’ve got a Tony’s advent calendar and thought it was a great idea by them. https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-59636955
https://www.independent.co.uk/climate-change/news/tomato-sewage-pegwell-bay-b1955704.html. So much raw sewage is pouring into the sea near holiday beaches on the Kent coast that hundreds of ‘poop’ tomatoes are growing on the shoreline and from seeds in the human excrement, say appalled residents.
This Solihull Moors vs Wigan FA Cup match has been great. Who needs internationals for excitement? #football
Social media profits off hate and anger because it generates more #engagement. Let’s fight back with compassion.
Pause → Remember there’s a real person behind the screen: Don’t be so quick to unfollow or publicly argue with someone who posts something you disagree with.
Be compassionate → Try a private message to ask why they feel that way, with genuine curiosity and a desire to understand.
This idea was pointed out to me yesterday, and now I can't stop thinking about it:
The music industry makes more money on existing music than on new music.
Marketing budgets go to get Country Roads featured in six films in one summer season, rather than to promote new artists.
Modern copyright law means that these companies can keep exploiting this backlog at the expense of new music for 100 years, but it's worse than that.
Hove, Sussex, UK.
"I appreciate SDF but it's a general-purpose server and the name doesn't make it obvious that it's about art." - Eugen Rochko