From a library in Toronto, via a reseller in Indiana, to me. It even got checked out a couple times.

Did you know that you can delete all the files on your phone by simply throwing it out the window of a moving car?

I know it's not new or shiny but damn is awesome. So simple and very powerful.

Got to use my bash programming skills for a real, actual project at work.

for $10 a month you can host all essential services (email, rss, git, fedi, xmpp) for a group of at least 100 people.

Whenever I see someone mention GopherCon, I get upset it isn't a conference about the gopher protocol.

make public libraries better than for-profit co-working spaces

A few of us remember the Cluetrain Manifesto. Some new clues close to two decades later...

Something to think about as we all lament the maliciousness of FB, the glaring incompetency and likely doom of Twitter, crypto-fascists organizing on Reddit. We have 20 years of solid conceptual development to draw from and carve our spaces out with.

If the idea of progress is to be saved - if it can be saved - it must drop any allusion to constant expansion, and re-center around social and physical sustainability.

The old expansionist idea of "progress" is exactly how we have multi-billionaires enthusiastically sending humans to the moon while the Earth is dying.

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