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Remember when Identica was the main fediverse hub, and individual statuses were called "dents"?

Those were the good old days.
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The Rosetta@home team ( has an overall score of 1219541.2377293305 credits as of the morning of 30 March 2020.

Is he carrying his weapons around in a bowling ball bag?

This is pretty close to the work setup. The laptop on the left would get replaced with my work Windows laptop. Weekend setup, as it were.

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Mastodon always 'charges' you 23 characters for every URL you post. It doesn't matter if it is longer or shorter.
There is NO excuse for using URL shorteners which obfuscate your destination if you click - these usually go to fb or twitter, so I Never click them on purpose. They make my browser and I feel dirty.
Please tell your friends.

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Join us March 25th @ 6:30 PM EST for an free meeting with sex workers, lawyers, and digital security experts detailing EARN IT; a clear extension, and expansion of SESTA/FOSTA geared toward surveillance & government anti-encryption crackdowns.


Tor Blog: writeas7pm7rcdqg.onion/defcon2

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Am I surprised that an instruction to stay 2 metres away from people in public for the well-being of others hasn't been widely followed?


I'm a cyclist.

The virus might not be the mist dangerous thing out here. I just had an SUV roll a stop sign and almost run me over on the while I was wearing this. She "Didn't see me."

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Make sure to not touch your hands, and wash your eyes with soap and water.

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Could the news please stop telling everyone to not touch their faces?

It's a useless recommendation unless we all start wearing helmets.

I've had Elvis Costello's "(What's So Funny 'Bout) Peace, Love, and Understanding " in my head since I saw the following article title on HN: "What's so hard about PDF text extraction?"

Sadly, I had to work, and that movie was not terribly conducive for watching in the background.

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