McMurdo station, Observation Hill via https://www.usap.gov/videoclipsandmaps/mcmwebcam.cfm?t=1
"This is Bi Club. You can't go in unless you can prove you're Bi."
"I don't really know how I can prove that. In fact I sometimes wonder if I'm Bi enough to use that word."
"In you go, Bi friend. Welcome to Bi Club."
and now v2.5.2!
Mastodon's 2 Year Anniversary: A retrospective
Everybody loves Protocol Duck, the new secure web protocol that is encrypted, open source and decentralised!
*5 seconds later*
We regret to inform you that Protocol Duck has had a massive security flaw for the last 6 months.
v2.5.1, my tiny blue pebbles.
note that this is a fairly important vulnerability patch: https://github.com/tootsuite/mastodon/releases/tag/v2.5.1
from my test kitchen: cream of tartar on the left, potash on the right. potash was way, way better.
autumn in Berlin
the weather report had been saying 100% chance of rain today for days. then this morning those numbers started to fall, and the clouds thinned. luckily the weather came through for us -- I feel right at home now.
back on the balcony in Bairleen
hello again, CEST.
it's not that I am sick to absolute death of stupid people. many are stupid. I'm stupid in so many ways it's not even funny.
it's that I'm sick to absolute death of stupid people who don't care that they're stupid, don't try to change it, just revel in it because it protects them from pain and change and responsibility.
i've blocked bofa.lol because it is full of execrable people threatening and verbally abusing transfolk, among other things. hmu if you have an issue with this action, spanner folks. (this post is unfederated)
Oakland comrades! Help needed for displaced homeless people - please boost! Show more
A fire swept through an encampment Sunday destroying tents and possessions of people living at East 12th and 23rd.
You can donate the following items via Traci who can usually be found at E. 12th and 22nd. More details on their IG or birdsite (@VillageOakland on both):
• sleeping bags
• food (especially hot food)
• hygiene supplies
• baby clothes/shoes/diapers
spanner peeps, i am exploring the idea of using the new 2.5 federation relay feature to make sure tiny spanner gets enough content from the fediverse.
read about it here: https://blog.joinmastodon.org/2018/09/mastodon-2.5-released/
fediverse, if you have suggestions for who we can relay from, i welcome them!
i write, edit and translate things. sometimes i'm in portland, sometimes i'm in berlin.
I like you and your friends.