US electoral politics, being a nerd about numbers 

The "bonus seed goop" that I put in a pot didn't have to go through the drying process, and is already sprouting up.

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Day 4

This is a day after filling the planter with water, after letting the seeds dry out and stick to the planter for two days.

You can see the seeds starting to sprout.

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Is this a metaphor about United Front strategies? 馃 馃悵

RT @ferrisjabr@twitter.com

Japanese honey bees have developed a defense against Asian giant hornets: if a hornet invades, the bees envelop it, beating their wings furiously until they cook and suffocate the hornet to death.

Unfortunately honey bees and native bees in N. America do not have this defense.

馃惁馃敆: twitter.com/ferrisjabr/status/

When the so-called president goes on TV and tells the Proud Boys to "stand by", this is the shit he's stirring up.

Vote him out. Alicia's and all our lives depend on it.

RT @aliciagarza@twitter.com

The FBI visited my house today. They arrested a man in Idaho on weapons charges who they believe was affiliated with white supremacist groups. They found my name on a list in his home, alongside others.

馃惁馃敆: twitter.com/aliciagarza/status

As a bonus, since I had some left over chia seed goop, I put it in a pot. We'll see what happens!

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Chia Unicorn, Day 1.

Now we wait for two days for the seeds to dry out on the planter.

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A friend discovered I didn't know what a chia pet is, so she got me one. Wish me luck!

In another experiment in community-driven governance, Ampled, has launched a Community Page, where members of the community can directly support Ampled: ampled.com/artist/community

(disclosure: I am a contributor to Ampled)

The party of "law and order" 馃檮

RT @JournoBrooke@twitter.com

State and local elections officials are investigating, and the Orange County DA is involved, after unauthorized ballot drop boxes with apparent ties to the GOP started popping up throughout the state. @ARobWriter@twitter.com and I have the story: ocregister.com/2020/10/11/unof

馃惁馃敆: twitter.com/JournoBrooke/statu

like you ever feel bad about either your UI or your API, don鈥檛 worry: google, a billion dollar company, is worse at both

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