@klaatu BTW, do you have a rule about attacking/defending with powerups? We played by the following rules: You need at least one citizen in your initial two cards (the other could be a citizen or a powerup), then you could add more of either type if you went into battle.
@klaatu Finally got around to playing Petition. Nice work! That was really fun!
Back in the GTalk days, you could talk to your entire Google contacts list via federated XMPP.
So even back then I had way more contacts on XMPP than GNUSocial or Identica.
Google played a large role in killing off XMPP usage and the day they announced sunsetting GTalk was when I realized they're just another embrace-extend-extinguish monopolist.
Society needs self-hostable, scalable and functional alternatives to surveillance capitalist systems of manipulation and censorship.
New personal record for #running distance yesterday: 6 miles with a pace of 8:49. Hoping to keep this up through the rest of December.
Brand new bamboo #SquattyPotty, fresh outta the box. Using only the included Allen wrench, I sheared a screw head clean off. Exchanged it for another one. Same thing. Wth happened to QC?
The latest version of #Chrome doesn't delete Google cookies even when you ask it to delete all cookies:
It also does some dodgy stuff with logging people into Google:
Chrome is made by Google, who make vast amounts of money from invading people's privacy.
The best easy-to-use alternative right now is probably Firefox:
Linux, Emacs, coffee, and Star Trek
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