oh and also @suzukipeach because although you don't live here any more maybe you know people who don't love Comcast?
East Bay friends! Please check this out, it's a version of the ISP choice ordinance we passed here in San Francisco a while back https://takeaction.salsalabs.org/oicc0/index.html
Big ISPs and landlords pull a bunch of shady shit to squeeze dollars out of tenants, and in the process limit choices available to renters. Here's your chance to give Comcast (and Ajit Pai, who hates the SF ordinance) the finger.
non-binary questions from an old Show more
how do i know if i’m non-binary versus simply chafing under the shitty binary norms my culture has subjected me to?
do i define a gender identity i feel describes my experience, even though that experience feels like it only exists in relation to the societal context i’m part of? or advocate for redefining popular stereotypes so that i and others are less excluded/invisible? how do you maintain your gender amidst shifts of your culture’s perspective on gender?
I remember reading a dense beautifully-typeset one-page document summarizing #Tufte's recommended approach to meetings—where you hand out printed documents to everyone and spend the first 20–50% of your meeting with everyone reading them. I thought it was from his "Cognitive Style of PowerPoint" but no, that's a long-ass chapter.
What am I thinking of?
Somewhat clever although I didn't see anything about whether the percentages were rendered using area or height. I suspect height but am also not interested enough to measure https://www.fastcompany.com/90428465/see-big-techs-terrible-diversity-record-visualized-using-its-logos
Me at work, railing against the tech/music industry: Spotify is terrible for artists and listeners! You should buy records or audio files directly from artists and when you can't do that at least buy from a less terrible place.
Mid 20s coworkers, aghast: What! And have to deal with a music library and physical media! And have to pay for individual albums?
Me: Yes, at least artists get fucked a little less when you do that, and streaming services can't arbitrarily yank records
M2CW: ok boomer
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