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Unix time is going to roll over to hex 60000000 on … uhm let me check…
dc -e '16i 60000000 Ao p'
date -d @1610612736
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one vote makes a two party system. support ranked choice voting so that divisive candidates won't thrive in a divisive system. 🇺🇲

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Stop using "Zoom" as a general term for video conferencing.
Stop using "Google" as a general term for searching the web.

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Stupid question but can you make a list of to follow on ?

I'm actually not going to count down. I'm going to sleep. But I had a nice alcoholic ginger beer. That's about par for a new years anyway, right? Happy 60,000,000!

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hex unix time is 5FFFE8B4.
countdown to 60000000 in less than two hours.

Unix time is going to roll over to hex 60000000 on … uhm let me check…
dc -e '16i 60000000 Ao p'
date -d @1610612736
Thu Jan 14 12:25:36 AM PST 2021

I like this definition of reality: the set of experiences which, when denied or avoided, show no observable difference when otherwise invoked.
My definition of objectivity: acceptance of descriptions of one's personal experiences that others would express.

Marriage is bad for kids.
As an institution meant to protect the family, it fails. The alternative to marriage is not single parents. The alternative is a village. It takes a village to raise a child. Every parent considers that saying, and, overwhelmed, drowning in stress, and severely lacking time to spend with their kids, asks, "Where's the fucking village??"
Every. Parent.
How do we, as a society, take a step towards building villages?

TIL all security camera products suck. Even/especially the expensive ones.

one vote makes a two party system. support ranked choice voting so that divisive candidates won't thrive in a divisive system. 🇺🇲

winning against lies and hatred is a nice first step but we need to remember: Trump is a product of the two-party system. Two parties makes a divisive system in which divisive candidates thrive! support ranked choice voting!

40 second pre-edited "Election 2020: IT'S OVER! Sam & Friends Celebrate the End of This Election | Full Frontal on TBS" on YouTube youtu.be/pV4my0v57ww

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for the foreseeable future please send me every single trump supporter meltdown tweet you see. i wish to Lavish in them.

so values and integrity really matter in US politics! 🇺🇲
I don't have to be ashamed to be an American.

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capitalism IS the quantification of value. if you have doubts about capitalism, you should be thinking how to avoid valuation of your deeds and possessions, and how to give and get without ever tracking numbers.
So long as a number can be put on something, it will be exchanged, taxed, and required as payment for debts.
We are invaluable. We are not our net worth.

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@alcinnz @travisfw @dublinux @sir This is where Stallman (controversial I know) is right inn being annoying, if you go browse a site with firefox with no-script installed and this site shows you a blank page most users would say no-script makes the web unusable (heard it on a podcast one time) but the correct action would be to notify the author that their page is broken, because it is... a website should be written in HTML according to W3C and everything is else is adidtional!

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is a reaction to http2? http was/is pretty simple. what is there to gain? also, http was never meant to be "the web". that's hypermedia, which was designed from the start to be multi-protocol.

I couldn't add the fifth option "my opinion doesn't matter"

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