"There's no such thing as a nonviolent revolution. There's explicit violence and there's veiled violence. Humans using courts isn't less violent. If anything, it's just evidence that they've learned how to use violence efficiently." ~ The Powers of The Earth, Travis J.I. Corcoran
Reg Edit has seen some stuff.
He stares past his coffee into the thousand-fold permutations of GUID Space.
"When an application is no longer a benefit..." he begins.
It is an hour before he speaks again.
"They call it Uninstallation."
His voice is barely a whisper now, barely a drop in the endless neon acid rain.
"But sometimes. Sometimes they won't just uninstall quietly."
On the eternal sunset skyline, a blimp crashes in flames above a pyramid.
"And that's where I come in."
I'm just over here ripping apart Fortigate configs for fun and profit. Feel free to ignore my ramblings. I'm really not a fan of Fortigates.
Why isn't there the built in ability for "quote boosts" (for lack of a better term) in Mastodon? I kind of get the whole "This is how harassment starts" but also feel that harassment should be dealt with by mods and admins on their own instance.
The demon appeared in the pentagram, studied the lines and glyphs, and smiled. "You made an error. I'm unbound."
The summoner blanched.
"I could torment you," the demon said, "but I won't."
"W- why not?"
"You'll remember this mistake, and torture yourself, the rest of your life."
#MicroFiction #TootFic #SmallStories
leftpol, meta Show more
the constant left discourse and throat cutting on twitter was really exhausting and i just dont want to replicate that here is all. it is useless and emotionally draining and i honestly think it detracts from people's ability to make meaningful change offline.
so, uh... anybody in the Carolinas, and Virginia... get the hell out of there...
they are predicting tropical force winds in Lexington, KY from this one.... that's not in any way normal.
Generate your own fantasy cities and customize them.
discussion of opioids Show more
Good lord, talk about doubling down... https://arstechnica.com/science/2018/09/after-illegally-pushing-oxycontin-super-rich-family-set-up-2nd-opioid-company/
These cardamom pods and anise star are looking pretty rough. Still, into the rice they go!
“Corporate accounts payable, Niina speaking... juuust a moment”.
Here to hoping you don’t have a Niina sitting next to you. :)