@unicornfarts I know, Messenger is probably the biggest sticking point. We have some friends who insist on using it for the sake of convenience. I have an idea to just go ahead and spin up a messaging platform myself and move us all there.

My wife and I continue to have discussions around social media's usefulness in our lives. I have come to appreciate how different it can be for both of us because of how we spend out days, but I still hold out hope that we can purge Facebook entirely from what we do with our time.

@brandon Makes sense. Sounds like a markup language is in your future.

@brandon I’ve actually enjoyed the new editor so far, but my needs are minimal.

Another 4" of snow last night. Running out of places to put it that won't hurt my back. Very thankful for the snow blower this year.

Loving all of the 2020 presidential elections ads already showing up in my timeline on the bird site. </sarcasm>

I think I will watch Blade Runner 2049 this weekend.

Having a content distributor purchase content creation tools and creators never sits well with me. engadget.com/2019/02/06/spotif

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Toot! v1.4.1 is out! This is just a quick bugfix release.

itunes.apple.com/us/app/toot/i

What's new:

* Instances running Pleroma should now work again. You may need to remove and re-add the instance, or reinstall the app, to make sure everything goes back to normal.
* Zooming should work again on images now.

Youngest son hit his mouth pretty well last night, will hopefully get him in to see a dentist today. Two teeth are knocked out of place, but still in there.

Time to start the music study for the piece I will be playing in April. I do like some choral vespers accompaniment.

Doctoral homework done for another week. I may try and get a head start on the term paper before the weekend is through.

@ohyran I totally understand what you are saying. We are doing fine, going to enjoy the thaw we get this weekend.

Bathroom is finally thawed out. No busted pipes.

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