@canonicalbrud haha, my toots are unlisted by default because i don't want to flood the timeline with my shitposting…maybe i should change that lol
Don't read the Jacobin article on the economics of housework, which is reductive and wrongheaded. Read the actual Marxist feminist critique of housework, from the inimitable Sylvia Federici. "Wages Against Housework", here in PDF: https://warwick.ac.uk/fac/arts/english/currentstudents/postgraduate/masters/modules/femlit/04-federici.pdf
@gdkar geed. what the balls
@erinbee omg i love it
@nev Related: In my neck of the woods, there's a haunted decommissioned powerhouse: https://www.bchydro.com/news/conservation/2017/seven-strange-stories-from-stave-falls.html
@impiaaa ooh, that'd be good
techbros, ethics Show more
I swear techbros would come up with a "WebStab™️" protocol to allow stabbing someone over the Internet and then:
*lots of murders happen*
Techbros: "How could I have foreseen that WebStab™️ could be abused like this?"
watching #DarkNetflix, damn Germany is scary
Why go on strike to fight climate change 1/n Show more
From September 20th until the 27th, the working class of the world has been called to engage in protest and general strike against the kyriarchal systems of oppression which are causing the global collapse of our ecosystem.
The protests are an appeal to extant social institutions to correct the issues which have caused this climate emergency, while the general strike is a direct agitation of those social institutions.
What's a pirate's favourite letter? Show more
@ParadeGrotesque I'm given to understand that some privateers, after governments no longer needed their services, just kept on doing their thing without valid papers. And, of course, one country's honourable privateer is another country's murderous pirate (think Francis Drake).
I am currently reading the Chinese sf collection _Invisible Planets_ (ed. & trans. Ken Liu) and there is a lovely story about this French robot dragon-horse, Long Ma, here battling the giant spider Kumo in Ottawa: https://youtu.be/eEvRe3joGe4
our minecraft server now has its own festival, called Sand Melon Fest, complete with a radio station to which you can listen in our discord: https://minecraft.melon.computer/discord
I'm always happy when I can share work from @email@example.com (like this piece on fact checking)!
gene wolfe in the streets, clive barker in the sheets
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