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(I'm asking because Ubuntu Touch doesn't play nice with Spotify - the webpage refuses to function, the Android app barely works even with hacks, and I haven't had any luck with the desktop app.)

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Ok, I just turned on my Nexus 5 for the first time in months and my god the notification explosion is like watching the last few months of history on repeat.

I'm starting to get notifs about coronavirus so I'm guessing it's in mid-March.

Emmeryn :archlinux: boosted

it should be noted that these bail reform laws that are now protecting protestors were crafted, campaigned for, and won primarily by black organizers

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uspol 

Copying from Twitter:

THIS IS FASCISM. TROOPS: National Guard already killed one person opening fire. You didn’t sign up for this and you have a choice. Call the GI Rights hotline (1-877-447-4487) to talk about your options or DM us. #GIResistance #June1st #mondaythoughts #TroopsForBlackLives #blm

twitter.com/VetsAboutFace/stat

Apparently the torrent protocol and onion routing don't mix. I'm not sure why.

Emmeryn :archlinux: boosted

tech, about politics, advice 

Quick question, what kinda gotchas are there with using Tor that someone living in a nation that just dispensed with all notion of free speech should know?

in event of nyaa 

hug catgirl (she's lonely)

Emmeryn :archlinux: boosted

#policeriots2020 

At this point I'm wondering if a constitutional amendment might be necessary to fix things.

Emmeryn :archlinux: boosted

Here's how will take over the world, slowly and inconspicuously:

Various white collar employees and politicians not understanding their domains of work, using software that helpfully suggests insights to be drawn and courses of actions to be taken. It's easy to look at what the software suggests you to look at, and if you don't understand the domain, you can't tell what the software isn't noticing.

I realized this playing with the recent version of MS .

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negative, jokey 

And yes, this is the worst bearimy.

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negative, jokey 

Forget "the worst timeline", this isn't a timeline, it's a frikkin' jeremy bearimy curve.

Emmeryn :archlinux: boosted

number of times british/canadians have burned down the white house: 1

number of times americans have burned down the white house: 0

listen all i'm saying is we're not #1...

Emmeryn :archlinux: boosted

When Trump will shut Twitter down we'll be glad to have a federated alternative that we host ourselves

Emmeryn :archlinux: boosted

asking for monetary help to get away from an abusive living situation, boosts needed 

aight i've found someone i can stay with in seattle

now i just need to raise money to actually get up there

i need around $200 for a train ticket and anything else you can spare for everything that'll come after (phone bill, food, etc.)

my paypal is paypal.me/v33b33

thank you so much, all of you, for everything

:blacker_heart: :blacker_heart: :blacker_heart:

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uspol 

My goddam country's crashing to the ground and possibly taking the planet with me, and I'm still putting up with computers.

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Signal: *crashes at launch*

Me: Goddammit, why does yay -Sy *package* always bite me? Whatever, yay -Syu.

Ok, what's a good, fully decentralized p2p communications platform?

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