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“A female colleague and [I] had dared to discuss wage transparency and gender pay gap in the office … Unfortunately we miscalculated – our boss Matthias was beyond furious. After that office meeting, he told my colleague ‘there will be consequences.’ … I want to expose the hypocrisy and double standards in FSFE leadership. How the organisation ‘promoting’ transparency, equality and inclusivity treats employees and more specifically women.”

write.as/malinagalina/i-took-f

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My new language will be objection-oriented with extremely privileged inheritance, supporting unhygienic macros, inception handling, type interference, and not just lazy but actively subversive evaluation

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I have made lots of good solder joints, but all the orbital skills are missing. In college, I brought in my soldering iron to class one day and someone baffledly said “what did you *do* to your iron‽ I’ve never seen one look that bad before!” like,, dear, I have no idea. maybe if you could *tell* me what I should have been doing instead,,,,

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Like, how many times have I heard you shouldn’t put oil down the drain. How many dozens of times! But they *never* say where you *are* supposed to put it. 🤷🏻‍♀️

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Saw a thing that said "enjoying nature isn't gendered. Flowers are fucking rad." And that's true. 🌲🌻🌸🌱🏵️

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Indigenous people from modern day Canada and Alaska invented the first sunglasses. The oldest pair known dates back to the year 1200. They work by limiting the amount of sunlight that hits your eyes, preventing snow blindness.

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Random meme from my computer, dunno anymore where I found this :s

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Instead of the phase "hit by a bus" or "hit by a beer truck" how about using "hit by a lottery ticket"?

The world needs more upbeat thoughts.

#sysadmin

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how do you prefer your keyboard switches?

To express moral disdain in the 21st century you need only replace the word "wrong" with "unhealthy". Choosing to live in a way I don't approve of isn't wrong ... it's just unhealthy.

I need some sort of case to organize all my phones. Mobile compartmentalization is hard

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Google removed K-9 Mail from the Play store with zero notice because the description of the app included alternate spellings of the app name we'd included to work around how bad Play's search is.

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When large corporations wage war, the only real losers are everyone else.

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Installed PostmarketOS + Plasma Mobile on a pinephone. Receiving an SMS was pretty satisfying.

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