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(reposting an old unanswered question) Is there any method and/or etiquette for boosting in a style like an "old "? You know, quote with "RT" or similar at the beginning, with or without additional comments.

You: I think the coffee maker is broken.
Me: Boost the confinement beam.
You: What? That's not...
Me: Transfer auxiliary power to shields.
You: You can't just say random-
Me: Run a level three diagnostic on the deflector array.
You: (sobbing) Stop...
Me: Make it so.

I've been selecting albums at random from my collection of music and I must say I have very good taste.

#auspol #satire #changethedate Show more

"NSW police say they’re β€œnot the fun police” but have urged music festival attendees to avoid all drugs because they can never be certain what the substances contain."

If only someone could come up with an idea to change that...

Adblocking isn't unethical. Covering your website in trackers, spying on users, and compromising their security to make a buck is.

Of course by posting that I have made light of the situation. Perhaps I should have said I don't want to make light, but...

Without making light of this situation, what I really want to know is what part if would she have played?

Ashley Judd's sexual harassment case against Harvey Weinstein dismissed in Los Angeles court

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I'm gonna start using lycos as my search engine again. I mean, they may be harvesting my data, but seriously what evil entity is going to buy user data from friggin LYCOS!? Security through irrelevance.

uspol, what Show more

I'm starting to see a lot of porn pics coming up on federated timeline from Not CW'd either. Is that within guidelines for that instance? Or am I going to end up needing to block the flagship mastodon instance.

have u ever thought about how there's an entirely different part of the fediverse populated by the same people that make places like reddit and 4chan extremely toxic, and we just dont see them because we all have them instance blocked?

Show more is a a coop-run corner of the fediverse, a cooperative and transparent approach to operating a social platform. We are currently closed to new memberships while we improve our internal processes and policies, and plan to re-open to new folks when that work is complete. [9/2/2018]