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Wow all these freedom lovers who didn’t want to listen to the government when it asked them to wear masks to save people’s lives now love obeying the government when it’s telling them to go out and spend all their money on garbage and garbage activities that help human extinction wow I wonder what deep part of their freedom loving philosophy I’m missing I must be an idiotic sheeple it’s too complex for me to comprehend

The weekend is here and I am ready for accelerating my exit from the extinction economy with multiple free walks and naps.

the failure of seti compared to tic tac video is classic nerds being excessively academic and conservative in hypothesis and then overengineering a strategy to solve it. eg before we can investigate whether intelligent life exists and travels, we need to prove intelligent life exists. this kind of thinking plagues science; I see it all the time in other, less fantastical contexts.

Whoa I just found tooterball on toot! guess I’m late for work

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My next long term financial goal is to buy an excellent night mode digital camera and also a drone with mounted go pro. I’ve just about had it with grimy ufo footage and want to be ready to get my own.

My scifi instance got political huh well maybe we need better sci fi

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My disappointment in the DNC is about halfway matched in magnitude by my excitement for People’s Party. If Nina Turner gets involved, excitement will surpass disappointment by 100x magnitude.

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A masked man in a new Lexus delivered churros to my house, where I have been holed up for months playing an online sim about going outside. Hop, skip, and a jump from here to a full-on cyberpunk dystopia!

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some ufos are aliens

US politics, libs having the wrong take yet again 

Donald’s disaster of a covid response won’t hurt his re-election, as every news outlet is claiming, it’s going to help it. His base sees covid as a dream come true, where he literally can sit back and do nothing and POC communities will be destroyed, to a far greater extent than anyone other community.

Still cold out but this sunny time of the year always reminds me of

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Sign onto the About Face commitment to ending government use of face surveillance where you live. aboutfacenow.org

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just set up a monthly donation for people's party-- recommend you look into it if you lean left peoplesparty.org/donate/

Richard Garfield’s chat on Mark Rosewater’s podcast was simple and tremendously insightful at the same time magic.wizards.com/en/articles/

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After having their petition for Biden to step down removed by MoveOn, @sammin4change and friends are starting their own petition site that will be harder to censor. Donate to help them out with site costs if you can! ko-fi.com/freethepetition

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We don’t need heroes. We need robust ethical infrastructure so none of us have to depend so much on heroes.

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electric glowing surf

ELECTRIC GLOWING SURF: a neon, buzzing phenomenon that can occur when many electronic, memory-filled devices come into close contact, especially in heavily polluted waters. See also Tamagotchi, CD-RW, VHS, VirtualBoy, Keytar