The Israeli/Palestinean conflict and the word "apartheid" 

I've felt unsure whether "apartheid" is a term that applies to the Israeli/Palestinian conflict/occupation, but Human Rights Watch wrote a detailed, thoughtful, convincing report saying that threshold has been definitively crossed hrw.org/report/2021/04/27/thre

now thinking about how the 'minimalist' dillo browser doesn't support right-to-left text or complex text layout. being able to correctly render arabic or devanagari occupies the same place in the foss mind as javascript

@mk @codeforchaos I have a pet peeve against the "mothers don't know how to compute" meme.

I happen to have a lot of programming friends who are also moms these days. I get frustrated on their behalf every time I hear this come up.

sleep needs to be a button I can just press and be asleep

It’s very funny to me that over the past ~15 years, internet libertarianism has moved from “copyright is obsolete, information wants to be free” to recreating copyright from first principles, except the copyright registry sets the planet on fire.

waking up at 3 am with heartburn: 0/10, not fun, do not recommend

people i know having swords is worrying, but strangers on the internet having swords is hilarious. comedy is swords plus distance.

bf has copped to liking TripAdvisor and I am trying to not be obvious about Just How Much I Feel about this

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nightmare --- teeth 

Had a dream that my teeth all got loose and fell out one after another... they were all weirdly round and bulbous.

Did not enjoy.

lukewarm two towers takes 

@stephen I forgot about legolas riding a shield down stairs. that was super dumb

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@stephen gandalf walking toward theoden while aragorn and legolas brawl in the background is great

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@stephen I really like the music for rohan

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@stephen do horses really need a lord?

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Conventicle of the Lesser Occult Institute

The Conventicle of the Lesser Occult Institute