Deciding to try getting away from twitter/gnusocial/mastodon for the month around the solstice. Calm things down, focus on clearing, take a breather.
Still around on email, rss, xmpp - https://exmosis.net/findme.cgi
Have a good holiday otherwise, everyone. Carry on being amazing.
Well how strange. Today is apparently the earliest sunset of the year, due to clocks being odd: https://www.telegraph.co.uk/christmas/0/winter-solstice-2019-do-pagans-celebrate-shortest-day-year/
Hello, how do I get a "reply to all" on toots? Seem to have lost it.
Remember the "Perri-air" parody in Spaceballs? New Delhi is on the case... https://invidio.us/watch?v=RiUaUOVIOVY
Quick blog post on new music in the collection recently: https://describe.blogspot.com/2019/12/tings-bein-listened-to.html
Morning all. Starting the day with this video of how the smoke from Australian fires is travelling across the southern hemisphere: https://eoimages.gsfc.nasa.gov/images/imagerecords/145000/145898/australia_geos5_2019322.mp4
(via Rob Hawkes' Spatial Awareness newsletter)
Yes, agreed. I find it difficult to say "Argh capitalism is rubbish we should get rid of it" but then the question becomes "Does capitalism inevitably end with our own destruction as a society? And is that OK?"
And it influences how we/I engage with it from then. Is starting a company more powerful than fighting companies? Should I act on an individual basis, or seek changes in others? (Or both.)
cautious wanderer, cabbage leaves and abdomen whirlpools. people/power. yin/yang. stuff/things.
"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