**Trump Returns to an Old Formula: Lies and Hatred**
"Midterm elections are approaching. The first major election since Trump took office, our current political landscape could shift dramatically depending on the results. If Democrats can take back control of the House of Representatives — or even the Senate — that could have a major effect on Trump’s ability to pass…"
@pbandkate Art can do a lot, but these days I tend to think it's not so much the key to how we should fight as it is the key to why we should. Like, we should all be working for a world where everything is beautiful and efforts towards that beauty matter as much as any other effort. But yeah, I have very little hopes for the "at least we'll get good art out of the trump years" movement
Jakub Steiner from GNOME showing his use of Blender for various design and animation tasks
Gender Dysphoria Discussion Show more
The best explanation of a Gender Dysphoria attack I've come up with.
Imagine this image is you in the mirror.
Since birth, you've been told you're a duck, and taught to see yourself as a duck. But now you've realised you're a rabbit, and every time you look in the mirror you have to work hard to see that rabbit everyday. You focus on the rabbits face, its features, but you know if you ever look at its ears.. oh fuck.. Im a duck arent I.. shit.. fuck Im a duck..
I think I'll give DuckDuckGo a "Go". I never considered how Google may be shaping how I learn when I search. Of course I knew they were spying on the searches, which really, is reason enough to try something else.
Today seems like a good time to mention that I made my account on the technology instance because that's what I want to focus on here, along with writing and maybe occasional fun things. There are other places I talk about other serious topics. I'll talk about politics when and if I have an interesting opinion, especially when it overlaps with technology. But I'll leave stream of consciousness comments on current events for other places.
So, how about that dark mode CSS selector?
-How Custom Metadata Simplifies Management of Massive Unstructured Data Repositories?
-Bringing Hyperconverged into the AI Era?
If these topics are of interest to you, it might worth to check out IBM THINK conference. Check out our conference package:
The DNA of a relative could be used to identify me. I'm not sure I like the ease with which this information is available; DNA is about as personal as possible. https://buff.ly/2RKRHsb
Just a guy trying to figure out the workings of the Universe.
Helping out and making people laugh whenever I can :)
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