Happy to announce I am now on my 2nd consecutive day of Xcode updating

oh boy a trans woman competing in the olympics? there ought to be a lot of thoughtful, polite, and nuanced discussion about this on the internet

suicide mention (not personal) 

“Women are 2x as likely to attempt suicide”

“Men are 4x as likely to succeed”

It. Does. Not. Matter. A person who drowns in 2 feet of water is just as dead as someone who drowns in 20 feet of water.

Annoying people by pronouncing Illinois as ill-in-wah

@devurandom what if: database of image hashes with accepted alt text so common images like reactions and memes can have good alt text automatically

whoever said "if it works it's not stupid" has obviously never seen my code x

Step 1. Get hormones
Step 2. Tell republican extended family you got a water filter because of the ChEmICaLs In ThE wAtEr
Step 3. Grow tiddies
Step 4. Profit

If nobody got me I know my mask when I don’t shave got me

@anahata "I think that it's extraordinarily important that we in computer science keep fun in computing. When it started out, it was an awful lot of fun. Of course, the paying customers got shafted every now and then, and after a while we began to take their complaints seriously." (txti.es/xxj8b)

@anahata It's not even that, there's so much hyperbullshit going on from upper management and end users (cf. r/sysadmin)

It's insane to me how many technology specialists tolerate abuse from their employers. Damned if you do, damned if you don't.

is it even indie if they're not standing in a field with lamps around them
youtube.com/watch?v=6ZZghJG0d0

if wanting people not to die because they can’t afford insulin makes me a socialist, then I guess i’m a socialist

i am 🇲🇬 

mad at gas car

@ghost_bird I picked up some of these and they look super interesting, thank you so much!

@ghost_bird It all works but if I had to pick I'd say SF or theory (thank you btw :QueerCatHeart_Trans:)

I'm going away for a month and I need to get some books in advance, anyone have book suggestions? (anything is good but I would really appreciate a few not-horrible trans related books)

the ass jay dubbleyoos are taking away muh freeze peach

YALL THESE ARENT MY "PREFERRED PRONOUNS" THEY ARE MY *ONLY* PRONOUNS, FUCKING USE THEM

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