Middle of November and it’s warm enough to spend the afternoon sitting in the garden.

View over Aberdare on a short walk this afternoon.

The term “#fakenews” (or “#misinformation”) has been introduced very deliberately and consciously into the vernacular of American and international politics as the catch-all justification for #censorship.


♫ My Top 5 artists: Lera Lynn (58), Jacobs, Concerto Vocale, Nederlands Kamerkoor (41), Concerto Italiano & Rinaldo Alessandrini (22), Glenn Gould (5) & Medici Quartet (2) via @tweeklyfm@twitter.com

ICC Women’s World Twenty20 2018 🏏 starts today – see tournament guide and players to watch and full fixture list. Should be some good cricket to watch and the bonus for me is that most matches are being broadcast live at fairly decent times in the UK. bbc.com/sport/amp/cricket/4611

Micro.blog added support for cross-posting to Mastodon, as well as following and replying to Mastodon users. Per @manton's post today:

"More compatibility with Mastodon lets us support the good things that Mastodon has accomplished, while still carrying forward what I think are the unique strengths of Micro.blog. It also opens up the Micro.blog community to interact with a much larger user base."


Currently reading: Dark Matter by Michelle Paver 📚

David Byrne at Motorpoint Arena, Cardiff, Saturday 27th October 2018. Brilliant show with excellent support from Benjamin Clementine. 🎵 mastodon.sdf.org/media/uRHfW-7 mastodon.sdf.org/media/Lib5UU3

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