work, disabled on main
being obnoxious is fun but being obnoxious for a good cause is even better bc it traps your target in a web of social conventions
And, as an aside: the problem is not algorithm bad. The problem is, algorithm is just a process. It isn't the magical ingoodener so many in IT business want it to be. It needs to be watched and tuned.
Yes. Yes. Yes. This is why.
A good explainer as to why Facebook’s trash (like the whole damned thing) https://growth.design/case-studies/facebook-misinformation/ (https://v2.jacky.wtf/post/73ba7476-8b1e-4208-a4ad-b8020c7b8973)
If someone criticizes you for sharing PDFs as "taking money away from people" that isn't true. Now, people downloading PDFs can be good for a person to show that their article is being used and whatnot.
All journals should be free. That's not on you.
Sci-hub and share away.
Hey, hey. Signal boost due to that's my os.
Oh, guck, I felt that.
And of course, I'm following Bakarina.
Been reading this lately. The Tales of Marielle Clarac. Imagine a Jane Austin Character who's writing the Scarlet Pumpernickel.
Call of Cthulhu Overview
A multi-part series about the 7e Call of Cthulhu RPG from Chaosium. A good introduction to a great game.
The Terrible Secret of Mulholland Drive
I love watching interpetation that question the 'accepted' interpetation intelligently. But do watch Mulholland Drive before any explainer. Wonderful flick.
The Problem With Auto-Tune
... it's not what you think.
In Search Of A Flat Earth
Clickbait Title: The Twist at 37 Minutes Will Make You Believe We Live In Hell
How Big Oil Misled The Public Into Believing Plastic Would Be Recycled
TL;DR everything has a recycling triangle on it to make consumers feel better about buying plastics despite the fact that nobody has found a way to actually recycle the huge amount of plastic being disposed of through recycling bins and there was never any intent by Big Oil to actually invest in what would be their direct competition (recycled plastic rather than new plastic from petroleum products).
Writing on the Net Without a Net. He/him. Canadian. Hetero, mostly. Atheist. Abuse survivor.
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