Yes, IRC is Teh Dark Web, because it's not indexed directly by Google.
Is the train hitting on uwu?
@IceWolf which apparently does not work :(
Maybe U+2003 EM SPACE?
Where things get weird is with twemoji and other image-replaces-text services.
@IceWolf There's the full-width space character, aka U+3000 IDEOGRAPHIC SPACE
@asdflkjh Protected motorcycle parking!
@typhlosion Do you like weird isekai-ish time loop fantasy fiction? 'cos if so, Mother of Learning has just completed and that's an easy 108 chapters of goodish character progression to read.
@hierarchon Is there a language without native string or XML manipulation? (wait no HTML5 isn't XML; doing HTML manipulation in an XML parser would be baaaad)
@typhlosion What are you using to learn toki pona?
re: ~transphobic microaggressions~
@xax It certainly does seem like the primary categorization scheme is the shape of the body, rather than what the body is doing.
@else From the policy analyses, he does seem to be left of the positions Obama ran on?
The Overton Window has moved fast.
@xax If it weren't for the catposting, I would have assumed that the creation of the new channel was so that the people who wanted to see this new form of content could see that content, and the people who don't want to see it don't have to see it.
It's like how some Discords have each of #memes, #political-memes, #nsfw-memes: they want to accommodate both the people who want the content and the people who strongly don't.
I just met a guy named Mario
And suddenly that name
Will never be the same
I just kissed a guy named Mario
And suddenly I found
How wonderful a sound
I might be high
@else pit vipers have IR-sensitive thingies, I believe?
@else Microwaves! Why would that be specified additional equipment? Do locos not have 120v AC onboard power for deadheading employees to use for random stuff like microwaves, or is there something special about the route that they decided to equip food prep?
These are the things that run through my head in the morning.
I make skulls and similar things, primarily using papercraft techniques. Expect gender and fashion introspection here.