Appropriate Covid content 

An epidemiologist, a physician and a nurse walk into a bar...

Just kidding. No, no they do not.

Stay home, save lives and .

I'm burned out on people taking the idiocy of our most extreme idiots and pumping that into social media.

There are 7 billion of us. I can't keep consuming environments where the worst 0.005% receive 50% of the attention.

A lot of this is on me. In addition to using the right platforms I need to carefully curate my follow list while somehow not becoming completely unaware of truly important events. This appears to be hard to do.

Here's a potential topic for @bdimcheff for 3 minutes time:

“Temporary” moratorium on C1A/R from Eaton and Bannister

Potential talking points:
* W T F
* How does this benefit our community?
* Zoning turmoil reinforces the idea of this town as unreasonable and unbuildable
* W T A F?

Capitalism is the most efficient system known to man for destroying the biosphere on a planetary scale.

The doomscrolling is an act of hope.

That it will find a tipping point where things will change. That a corner can be turned. That a battleship can be turned.

But it only uncovers new lows.

Food, Ypsi 

Finally got around to trying take out from Wok Mandu last night (and having the little bit of leftovers with lunch).

We got momos, a chicken curry with naan, and 2 stir frys with noodles. All of it was delicious, and adequately spicy (not American spicy).

Endorse. Boost. Would Wok again!

Just north of Michigan Ave at the west end of downtown

Language of the Oppressor.

Double standards and hypocrisy are keen tools for flaying open so-called ideologies and revealing the raw power-lust inside.

See also: "Protests against racist police violence did not spread COVID-19, but Sean Hannity did"

#blm #covid19 #hypocrisy

last night in chicago during a protest the crowd got the names of some officers who were stationed at the protest, looked up their complaint histories online, and started announcing them through a megaphone. some of the officers walked away from the event

If you haven't been following it, the transparency collective DDoSecrets published 270gb of hacked police data called #BlueLeaks.

In response, yesterday,Twitter permanently banned their account and started blocking all links to

Helping my son learn about computers by disassembling my old, old HP workstation

Exploratory sketches for “Old Brian‘s Deck Of Tactical Cats”, a proposed edition of Eno and Schmidt’s “Oblique Strategies” with Gorey-inflected illustrations of cats.

Mastodon needs notification grouping like what every other social media network has.

In my column it should say "Lorxus, Chosa, and 6 others florped your ping" and i can expand to see who. rather than showing it 8 times. Would especially help when ppl are liking every post in a thread

Work is going to be back at the office after the 4th, and I have mixed feelings about it.

Work on the old house seems interminable and unending.

We did finally get the raised beds planted with the indoor starts, and have wire up around them to keep out critters (including our domestic beasts)

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