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I'm finally doing an post here with some tags to search and make it easier to meet others. Follows and conversation welcome!

I'm a cis, gay man who is enamored of the beautiful spectrums of folks on the fediverse.

I run tech.lgbt, and am interested in . I build things for

I am actually a werewolf.

rms, a defense of free software 

question: Is it OK to put a URL in an image alt tag, as part of the description? Basically the image is a screenshot of tweets and the original link has the full text of the thread. Alternative of just linking to the thread or embedding it is not ideal.

RT @[email protected]
AFTER EIGHT GENERATIONS, IT FINALLY BECOMES CLEAR WHY HUMANS OF THE POKEMON UNIVERSE EAT FARFETCH'D

IT'S BECAUSE IF WE ALLOWED THEM TO LIVE LONG ENOUGH, THE FARFETCH'D WOULD BE EATING US INSTEAD

Thinking about one of my all-time favourite bugs, "OpenOffice can't print on Tuesdays" bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+sou

Day 1 of 7 . The rules: no people, no explanations, and challenge one new person each day to do the same for 7 days. I was originally challenged by @[email protected] and now challenging @[email protected]

I started 'The Girl in Red' by @[email protected], and I'm already liking the protagonist. She's an intelligent, driven mixed-race young woman who proves something that I'd long suspected: common sense is not so common. It's been a while since I've heard a good survival story.

they're not putting me in smash but i might get to make a mario kart appearance

RT @[email protected]
tiktok comedians: *teenagers making hysterical creative cry-laughing 15 second videos with no budget*

professional comedians: how do you expect me to be funny without using slurs?

Sad things about switching between services:
- The headache of migrating all of your existing content/settings
- Realizing things that you got used to in one service being more difficult or non-existent in the new service.

Boo Twitter/Mastodon crosspost handling usernames poorly. Thank you @[email protected] 💝

Hooray! Adventures With Anxiety! is now released. You play as the anthropomorphized anxiety of a fairly relatable person.

Thank you for this wonderful game @ncasenmare

ncase.me/anxiety/

Every time you think: "But what about all the good things he did", consider: "What about all the people and potentially great contributions we lost because of him."

#RMS #FreeSoftware

We don't need leaders any more. We never did.

I left MIT of my own free will to pursue my two favorite things in life: having bad opinions and posting online

Back to work after a long weekend. Who else feels like they should be allowed to wipe their to-do lists clean and start fresh?

tumblr acquired by newgrounds for $20 itunes store credit

RT @[email protected]
Sometimes other white folks ask me the best way to be less of a Clueless White Person without demanding people of color expend effort teaching them, and I have a suggestion that will absolutely work. You won't wanna do it, but I'm going to tell you anyway.

It’s painful hearing people in your life denigrate others and not be able to explain why it’s a problem.

food, pun that isn’t my fault 

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