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Any other techies find every now and again that one technology that you take to like a duck to water?

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The idea that bad instances exploding is somehow not a good thing because the Bad People will join and corrupt Good Instances is kind of bizarre and doesn't hold up to the slightest consideration when you consider that instances on the fediverse are moderated and generally keep track of their new users?

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Sky History have broken the Comprehensive Test Ban Treaty because an underground nuclear detonation is the only way to explain the hole this tweet is creating

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People are correctly pointing out that a contestant on their latest show is a Nazi with 88 and has other literal Nazi tattoos on his actual fucking face

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Me: Aight, now let me put on a little bit of 30 Seconds to Mars

Neil deGrasse Tyson: ACTUALLY, the trip takes around seven months; a bit longer than astronauts currently stay on the International Space Station. The precise duration of each journey depends on when it is taken. Because both Mars and Earth's orbits are not perfectly circular, the time it takes to travel between them varies from six to eight months.

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@ben wow, my favourite nintendo game, earnings be fore refun DS

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dude’s so insecure they had to add a capital letter ‘a’ bc their own joke about identifying as a cartoon wasn’t masc enough

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July 4, Hawaii, Independence 

Imagine a Native American community who had a Disneyland-like resort built over their villages and ancestor's graves, the people made to do bastardizations of their sacred dances, wear mock 'sexy feather headresses' and entertain the rich tourists for starvation wages, 12 hours a day 7 days a week, living sardine-packed 20-to-a-house. And then be arrested for speaking their own language. It'd be an outrage, right? But that is just everyday life, in US-colonized Hawaii

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LAND OF THE NOT LAND OF THE HOME OF THE NOT HOME OF FREE STAY AT HOME BRAVE THE AFRAID

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Now, if I'm translating an app, and the source language has two options for gender....

That should be translated as "binary" and "nonbinary", right?

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