"We as human beings are not prepared for the Internet, we still have tailbones!" — @adam #noagenda 936

When an application asks who is to be notified in case of emergency, I always write, "A very good doctor".

Watching Handmaid's Tale makes me miss Television Without Pity.

on a different note (though it is a weird platform to enquire), what is known about job prospects of people squeezed out of academia? primary focus is on pure mathematicians but it is interesting to hear stories applying to varied backgrounds.

is one doomed to slavery in financial industry? how willing are employers to accommodate that one has to learn certain things from scratch? Can one find true happiness?

Physicists have claimed they have created a fluid with negative mass. That is exactly as crazy as it sounds. If it checks out, this would be huge. sciencealert.com/physicists-sa

I say this shit a lot but: People who think "free speech" and "safety" are opposed concepts don't understand either.

Heading to bed. Remember that dreams are meaningless and have no end or beginning, just like the universe.

If white people have no culture then explain yogurt.

A mentally-ill homeless man stands on a street corner, ranting about how much he hates crazy people. Around his neck is a sign that reads "2017."

i made it to the original instance its like visiting europe for the first time

If you like saying "a murder of crows" you will love "an unkindness of ravens"

I got this feeling that anyone in tech industry knows more than I do.

The John Snow of IT.

@candle It might not have been an onslaught but many welcomed news being less essential postwar. See lyrics of Reconversion Blues, Louis Jordan, which discusses luxuries available with the end of rationing (butter, steak, nylons), relief of no more draft, etc., but its last lines are:

"I'm gonna buy a brand new radio / That don't know how to get the latest news."

When pixels collide:
Last weekend, a fascinating act in the history of humanity played out on Reddit.
For April Fool's Day, Reddit launched a little experiment. It gave its users, who are all anonymous, a blank canvas called Place.
sudoscript.com/reddit-place/

when people say shit like "women's bodies are just easier on the eyes" i want to give them homework assignments like:

Define the following terms:

Male gaze

Conditioning

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